Deutsch

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI vs Nikon DL 24-85

We compare the Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI to the Nikon DL 24-85: Which digital camera has the better sensor? Which has the better viewfinder or monitor? Which is faster?

Both cameras belong to the Enthusiast Compact category.

Here are both models side by side. The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI is on the left, the Nikon DL 24-85 on the right:

Cyber-shot RX100 VI vs DL 24-85 - Side by side

For a more detailed size comparison, see the section further down below.

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI vs Nikon DL 24-85: Specifications at a glance

Cyber-shot RX100 VI

  • Introduced in June 2018
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 24 frames/second
  • 125 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 24-200mm (8x), f2.8-4.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 101.6 x 58.1 x 42.8mm³ (4.0" x 2.3" x 1.7")
  • 301g (9.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100 VI

DL 24-85

  • Introduced in February 2016
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 21 megapixel
  • 20 frames/second
  • 160 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 24-85mm (4x), f1.8-2.8
  • WiFi built-in
  • 104.9 x 61.3 x 49.8mm³ (4.1" x 2.4" x 2.0")
  • 345g (11.1 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DL 24-85

Our advice: From our own experience, we recommend SanDisk memory cards. The SanDisk Extreme Pro is fast enough for high-speed image sequences and 4K video:

Memory card for Cyber-shot RX100 VI and DL 24-85

The 64 GB Extreme will take up to 90 minutes of super high-res 4K video. For Full HD video we recommend the SanDisk Ultra.

Cyber-shot RX100 VI vs DL 24-85: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format: 1". This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: Cyber-shot RX100 VI an DL 24-85 sensor comparison

Note: 1-Euro coin for scale; the coin at 23.25mm diameter is slightly smaller than a US quarter.

The 1" sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 116mm² (4.6 sq.in.).

Comparing features and further specs of both cameras, data for the Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI on the left, the Nikon DL 24-85 in the right column:

Advantage Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI...

(Point weight and unit, if applicable, in parentheses)

Cyber-shot RX100 VI

DL 24-85

Faster (4, frames/second)2420
More AF points (4)315105
Sensitivity (4)125 - 12800 ISO160 - 6400 ISO
Articulated monitor (2)
Weighs less (2)301g
(9.7 oz.)
345g
(11.1 oz.)
More portable (2)253cm³
(16 cu.in.)
320cm³
(20 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 VI are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the articulated display, the lower weight than the DL 24-85 and the more compact size.

The Cyber-shot RX100 VI scores 18 points.

...and here's where the Nikon DL 24-85 has an edge...

(Point weight and unit, if applicable, in parentheses)

Cyber-shot RX100 VI

DL 24-85

Higher resolution (5, megapixel)20.1020.80
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.921.04
Longer battery life (3, photos)240250

Conclusion: Advantages of the DL 24-85 are the higher resolution, that the display has a higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 10 points for the DL 24-85.

...and here's what both have in common

Cyber-shot RX100 VI

DL 24-85

Sensor format1"1"
Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi

Comparing the dimensions of both cameras; Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI again on the left, Nikon DL 24-85 on the right:

Front view of the Cyber-shot RX100 VI and the DL 24-85...

Cyber-shot RX100 VI und DL 24-85, front viewCyber-shot RX100 VI und DL 24-85, front view

...and here we see the Sony and the Nikon from above:

Cyber-shot RX100 VI und DL 24-85, view from aboveCyber-shot RX100 VI und DL 24-85, view from above

Our recommendation

Comparing features and specifications of both cameras yields the following score:

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI

Nikon DL 24-85

18
10

CameraCreativ recommends the Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI.

Our rating of the Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI

No rating available.

Our rating of the Nikon DL 24-85

No rating available.

Source of specifications and product images: Manufacturer. This page was generated by an experimental computer program. Errors and omissions excepted.

This text may contain affiliate links to Amazon.com or Amazon.co.uk. Read more....

Info graphics, comparison and camera rating © 2017-19 CameraCreativ.com. All rights reserved.

News

Comparing the Cyber-shot RX100 VI

Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 vii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 v a
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 v
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony rx1r ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 iv
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 iii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100 ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony rx1r
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony rx1
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Sony cyber shot rx100
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon g5 x ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon g7 x iii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g1 x mark iii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g9 x mark ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g7 x mark ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g9 x
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g5 x
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g3 x
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g7 x
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g1 x mark ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g16
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot s120
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Canon powershot g1 x
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon dl 24 500
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon dl 24 85
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon dl 18 50
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon coolpix p340
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon coolpix p7800
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Nikon coolpix a
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Panasonic lumix lx100 ii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Panasonic dmc lx 15
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Panasonic dmc lx 100
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm xf 10
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x100f
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x70
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x100t
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x30
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x20
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Fujifilm x100s
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Olympus stylus xz 2
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Leica d lux 7
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Leica q p
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Leica q
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Zeiss zx1
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Ricoh gr iii
Sony cyber shot rx100 vi vs Ricoh gr ii

Smartphones 2018 / 2019

Newest FAQ

Superzooms 2018 / 2019

©2017-19 Camera Creativ - All rights reserved.

About • Privacy • Contact & Imprint

Barcode Software for Mac
Barcode Software for Windows PC