Here we are comparing RX10 IV and FZ300, two Bridge cameras from Sony and Panasonic. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 IV is a Large Sensor Superzoom class camera and Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is a Small Sensor Superzoom class camera.
Sony RX10 IV was introduced to market in September 2017 and Panasonic FZ300 was launched in July 2015. As you can see, FZ300 is 2 years older than RX10 IV. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Sony RX10 IV is ranked #2
out of 10 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 72 whereas Panasonic FZ300 is ranked #1
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 71.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Sony RX10 IV and Panasonic FZ300 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Sony RX10 IV and Panasonic FZ300 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.