In this review, we will be comparing RX10 II and RX10 III, two Large Sensor Superzoom cameras by Sony. Sony RX10 II was introduced to market in June 2015 and Sony RX10 III was launched in March 2016. There is 15 months difference between RX10 II and RX10 III so we don't expect to see a huge technology difference between these two cameras but it would still give an advantage to younger RX10 III, especially in sensor tech.
Both Sony RX10 II and Sony RX10 III cameras have 20.0MP 1" sensors. We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Large Sensor Superzoom cameras. Out of 9 cameras in this class, Sony RX10 II is ranked #4
with an overall score of 73 and Sony RX10 III is ranked #5
with an overall score of 73.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Sony RX10 II and Sony RX10 III before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Sony RX10 II and Sony RX10 III compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.