In this review, we will be comparing RX10 IV and RX10 III, two Large Sensor Superzoom cameras by Sony. Both Sony RX10 IV and Sony RX10 III cameras have 20.0MP 1-inch sensors. Sony RX10 IV was introduced to market in September 2017 and Sony RX10 III was launched in March 2016. There is 18 months difference between RX10 IV 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 IV, especially in sensor tech.
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 10 cameras in this class, Sony RX10 IV is ranked #2
with an overall score of 72 and Sony RX10 III is ranked #6
with an overall score of 71.
RX10 IV and RX10 III are members of Sony's RX10 series of cameras. Below you can find the latest models from this series.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Sony RX10 IV 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 IV and Sony RX10 III compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.