As well as being compared against other compacts, the Nikon Coolpix A10 is also often compared to ultra compacts, travel zooms, super zooms and digicams. The Nikon Coolpix A10's top rivals come from Sony (such as the CyberShot DSC-W800 and the Cyber-shot DSC-W830) and Canon (such as the PowerShot ELPH 160 and the PowerShot A810)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to other compact competitors include: it is newer (january 2016 vs january 2013).

However, on average it is slightly larger (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs super compact (104×58×20 mm)), doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), has a slightly shorter battery life (200 shots vs 250 shots) and is thicker (1.1" vs 0.9").

Nikon Coolpix A100

Nikon Coolpix A100
similar age
$110

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Longer battery life: 250 shots vs 200 shots
  • Much thinner: 0.8" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the Coolpix A100 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great zoom: 5x vs 5x
  • Light weight: 119 g vs 160 g

Nikon Coolpix L31

Nikon Coolpix L31
1 year older
$79

Significant advantages of the L31 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the L31 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the L31 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great zoom: 5x vs 5x
  • Light weight: 160 g vs 160 g

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30
1 year older
$137 - $138

Significant advantages of the DMC-TS30 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Longer battery life: 250 shots vs 200 shots
  • Much thinner: 0.8" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TS30 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly less zoom: 4x vs 5x
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DMC-TS30 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Light weight: 142 g vs 160 g
  • Inexpensive: $137.00 vs $86.95

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810
2 years older
$128

Significant advantages of the DSC-W810 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly more zoom: 6x vs 5x
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W810 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W810 and Coolpix A10

  • Great zoom: 6x vs 5x
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Light weight: 120 g vs 160 g

Nikon Coolpix L27

Nikon Coolpix L27
3 years older
$124

Significant advantages of the L27 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L27 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the L27 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great zoom: 5x vs 5x
  • Inexpensive: $123.93 vs $86.95

Nikon Coolpix S570

Nikon Coolpix S570
6 years older
$199

Significant advantages of the S570 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the S570 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Digital
  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 26 mm

common strengths of the S570 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great zoom: 5x vs 5x
  • Light weight: 140 g vs 160 g

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it is newer (january 2016 vs january 2012), is slightly less expensive ($86.95 vs $538.57) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1600 of a second).

However, on average it is significantly larger (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs ultra compact (50×22×54 mm)), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), has a slightly shorter battery life (200 shots vs 240 shots) and is slightly heavier (160 g vs 118 g).

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800
1 year older
$88 - $105

Significant advantages of the DSC-W800 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W800 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W800 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix S3100

Nikon Coolpix S3100
5 years older
$179

Significant advantages of the S3100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the S3100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the S3100 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Sony Cybershot W570

Sony Cybershot DSC-W570
4 years older

Significant advantages of the W570 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the W570 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the W570 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot WX50

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
4 years older
$539

Significant advantages of the WX50 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the WX50 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the WX50 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it is newer (january 2016 vs january 2015) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 4 seconds).

However, on average it has way more less zoom (5x vs 10x), is slightly larger (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs super compact (95×54×22 mm)), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens) and is thicker (1.1" vs 0.9").

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160
1 year older
$120

Significant advantages of the ELPH 160 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 8x vs 5x
  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the ELPH 160 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 26 mm

common strengths of the ELPH 160 and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 127 g vs 160 g

Nikon Coolpix A300

Nikon Coolpix A300
3 months newer
$89 - $137

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A300 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 8x vs 5x
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Much thinner: 0.8" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A300 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the Coolpix A300 and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Super compact (96×58×20 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.8" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 119 g vs 160 g

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830
2 years older
$80 - $118

Significant advantages of the DSC-W830 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 8x vs 5x
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W830 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W830 and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Super compact (93×52×23 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 122 g vs 160 g

Kodak PixPro FZ151

Kodak PixPro FZ151
2 years older
$101

Significant advantages of the FZ151 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 15x vs 5x
  • Better wide angle: 24 mm vs 26 mm
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital

Significant disadvantages of the FZ151 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 4 seconds vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the FZ151 and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Compact (108×60×31 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very light: 180 g vs 160 g
  • Very thin: 1.2" vs 1.1"

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS
similar age
$149 - $169

Significant advantages of the PowerShot ELPH 190 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 10x vs 5x
  • Better wide angle: 24 mm vs 26 mm
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot ELPH 190 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the PowerShot ELPH 190 IS and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Compact (95×57×24 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 138 g vs 160 g

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180
similar age
$90 - $109

Significant advantages of the PowerShot ELPH 180 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 8x vs 5x
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot ELPH 180 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 26 mm

common strengths of the PowerShot ELPH 180 and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Very light: 126 g vs 160 g

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to super zoom competitors include: it is slightly smaller (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs prosumer size (111×76×83 mm)), has better image stabilization (digital vs none), is newer (january 2016 vs july 2014), is thinner (1.1" vs 3.3") and is slightly lighter (160 g vs 430 g).

However, on average it has slightly less zoom (5x vs 30x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (26 mm vs 4 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3") and has a much shorter battery life (200 shots vs 960 shots).

Nikon Coolpix L340

Nikon Coolpix L340
1 year older
$180

Significant advantages of the L340 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much better wide angle: 4 mm vs 26 mm
  • Much longer battery life: 960 shots vs 200 shots

Significant disadvantages of the L340 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Digital
  • Larger: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 3.3" vs 1.1"

common strengths of the L340 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (111×76×83 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thin: 3.3" vs 1.1"
  • Light weight: 430 g vs 160 g

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS

Canon PowerShot SX400 IS
1 year older
$276

Significant advantages of the SX400 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital

Significant disadvantages of the SX400 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly thicker: 3.1" vs 1.1"

common strengths of the SX400 IS and Coolpix A10

  • Very small: Standard size (104×69×80 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Very light: 313 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 3.1" vs 1.1"

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to digicam competitors include: it has a slightly wider wide angle lens (26 mm vs 30 mm), takes slightly higher resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 5.7 MP) and is newer (january 2016 vs january 2012).

However, on average it has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens) and has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS).

Nikon Coolpix W100

Nikon Coolpix W100
6 months newer
$109 - $157

Significant advantages of the Coolpix W100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix W100 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 30 mm vs 26 mm

common strengths of the Coolpix W100 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Light weight: 177 g vs 160 g
  • Inexpensive: $109.00 vs $86.95

Samsung ST ST76

Samsung ST76
4 years older
$200

Significant advantages of the ST76 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.5 vs f/3.2
  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital

Significant disadvantages of the ST76 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the ST76 and Coolpix A10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Inexpensive: $199.95 vs $86.95