As well as being compared against other travel zooms, the Casio Exilim EX-ZS100 is also often compared to pro digicams and mirrorless. The Casio Exilim EX-ZS100's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-ZS10) and Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III and the Alpha A6000)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-ZS100 compared to other travel zoom competitors include: it is newer (august 2011 vs june 2009) and is slightly less expensive ($222.07 vs $610.02).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), doesn't have a touch screen and has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10
6 months older
$450

Significant advantages of the DMC-ZS10 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Has a GPS
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-ZS10 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-ZS10 and EX-ZS100

  • Very small: Compact (105×58×33 mm) vs Compact (102×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.3" vs 1.1"
  • Light weight: 219 g vs 185 g

Casio Exilim EX-H10

Casio Exilim EX-H10
2 years older
$610

Significant advantages of the EX-H10 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the EX-H10 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-H10 and EX-ZS100

  • Very small: Compact (102×62×24 mm) vs Compact (102×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 194 g vs 185 g

Casio Exilim EX-H20g

Casio Exilim EX-H20G
1 year older

Significant advantages of the EX-H20g (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Has a GPS
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the EX-H20g (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • None found

common strengths of the EX-H20g and EX-ZS100

  • Fairly small: Compact (103×68×29 mm) vs Compact (102×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 216 g vs 185 g

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-ZS100 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it is slightly smaller (compact (102×59×29 mm) vs compact (102×58×41 mm)), is thinner (1.1" vs 1.6"), is significantly lighter (185 g vs 290 g) and is slightly less expensive ($222.07 vs $509.99).

However, on average it has a much smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm vs nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 1,229k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens) and takes much lower resolution photos (9.8 MP vs 20 MP).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III
2 years newer
$510 - $748

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.16x4.62mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,229k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 III (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (102×58×41 mm) vs Compact (102×59×29 mm)
  • Much thicker: 1.6" vs 1.1"
  • Significantly heavier: 290 g vs 185 g

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 III and EX-ZS100

  • None found

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Casio EX-ZS100 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it is slightly smaller (compact (102×59×29 mm) vs mid size (120×67×45 mm)), is thinner (1.1" vs 1.8") and is slightly lighter (185 g vs 285 g).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a much smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 921k dots), doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs digital) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens).

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
2 years newer
$379 - $498 (body only)
$479 - $598 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A6000 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Much higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the A6000 (vs the EX-ZS100)

  • None found

common strengths of the A6000 and EX-ZS100

  • Fairly small: Mid size (120×67×45 mm) vs Compact (102×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 285 g vs 185 g
  • Thin: 1.8" vs 1.1"