In this review, we will be comparing RX10 IV and RX10 II, two Large Sensor Superzoom cameras by Sony. Sony RX10 IV was introduced to market in September 2017 and Sony RX10 II was launched in June 2015. There is 21 months difference between RX10 IV and RX10 II 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 IV, especially in sensor tech.
Both Sony RX10 IV and Sony RX10 II 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 IV is ranked #2
with an overall score of 74 and Sony RX10 II is ranked #4
with an overall score of 73.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Sony RX10 IV and Sony RX10 II 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 Sony RX10 II compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.