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 Canon (such as the PowerShot SD770 IS and the PowerShot ELPH 160) and Nikon (such as the Coolpix A100 and the Coolpix L31)

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 2014) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens), doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and has a slightly shorter battery life (200 shots vs 250 shots).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W810
2 years older
$85

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

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Smaller: Super compact (93×53×23 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

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

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-W810 and Coolpix A10

  • Inexpensive: $84.95 vs $86.95

Nikon Coolpix A100

Nikon Coolpix A100
similar age
$119

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

  • Smaller: Super compact (95×59×20 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Significantly 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

  • Inexpensive: $119.49 vs $86.95

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

  • Inexpensive: $79.00 vs $86.95

Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33
1 year older
$140

Significant advantages of the S33 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Waterproof

Significant disadvantages of the S33 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 30 mm vs 26 mm
  • Lower true resolution: 5.7 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Heavier: 221 g vs 160 g

common strengths of the S33 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix L32

Nikon Coolpix L32
1 year older
$85 - $100

Significant advantages of the L32 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Much longer battery life: 320 shots vs 200 shots

Significant disadvantages of the L32 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the L32 and Coolpix A10

  • Inexpensive: $84.99 vs $86.95

Nikon Coolpix L25

Nikon Coolpix L25
4 years older
$129

Significant advantages of the L25 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the L25 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the L25 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider wide angle lens (26 mm vs 35 mm), is newer (january 2016 vs january 2010) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1600 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.2 vs f/2.5), is significantly larger (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs ultra compact (50×22×54 mm)), has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens), has a much shorter battery life (200 shots vs 320 shots) and is slightly heavier (160 g vs 125 g).

Canon PowerShot SD770 IS

Canon PowerShot SD770 IS
7 years older
$230

Significant advantages of the SD770 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the SD770 IS (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the SD770 IS and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800

Sony CyberShot DSC-W800
1 year older
$120

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

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W380

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W380
6 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-W380 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W380 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W380 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

Samsung ST72

Samsung ST72
3 years older

Significant advantages of the ST72 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the ST72 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • None found

common strengths of the ST72 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 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").

Kodak PixPro FZ151

Kodak PixPro FZ151
2 years older
$101

Significant advantages of the FZ151 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • 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

  • Light weight: 180 g vs 160 g
  • Inexpensive: $101.05 vs $86.95

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160
1 year older
$128

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

  • Smaller: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"
  • Longer exposures: 15 seconds vs 4 seconds

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

  • None found

common strengths of the ELPH 160 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 127 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 190 IS
similar age
$125 - $139

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

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Longer exposures: 15 seconds vs 4 seconds

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

  • Fairly small: Compact (95×57×24 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 138 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W830
2 years older
$118 - $130

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

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Smaller: Super compact (93×52×23 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

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

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-W830 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (93×52×23 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 122 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Nikon Coolpix A300

Nikon Coolpix A300
3 months newer
$137

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

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Smaller: Super compact (96×58×20 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 0.8" vs 1.1"

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

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the Coolpix A300 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (96×58×20 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 119 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 1.1"

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180
similar age
$99 - $109

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

  • Better image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Digital
  • Smaller: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

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

  • None found

common strengths of the PowerShot ELPH 180 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (95×54×22 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 126 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 1.1"

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon Coolpix A10 compared to super zoom competitors include: it is significantly smaller (compact (96×59×29 mm) vs large (140×103×137 mm)), is newer (january 2016 vs march 2015), is thinner (1.1" vs 5.4"), is much lighter (160 g vs 899 g) and is slightly less expensive ($86.95 vs $473.98).

However, on average it has way more less zoom (5x vs 83.3x), has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (26 mm vs 23 mm), has a much smaller screen (2.7" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 921k dots) and has worse image stabilization (digital vs lens).

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500
similar age
$195 - $257

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"
  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 200 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Larger: Prosumer size (114×78×95 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 3.7" vs 1.1"
  • Significantly heavier: 541 g vs 160 g

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (114×78×95 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Inexpensive: $195.00 vs $86.95

Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900
10 months older
$474 - $697

Significant advantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much more zoom: 83.3x vs 5x
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the P900 (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much larger: Large (140×103×137 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Much heavier: 899 g vs 160 g
  • Much thicker: 5.4" vs 1.1"

common strengths of the P900 and Coolpix A10

  • None found

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), has better image stabilization (digital vs none), takes slightly higher resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 5.7 MP) and is newer (january 2016 vs june 2012).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (2.7" vs 3") and has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS).

Nikon Coolpix W100

Nikon Coolpix W100
6 months newer
$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)

  • Worse wide angle: 30 mm vs 26 mm

common strengths of the Coolpix W100 and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Mid size (110×67×38 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Light weight: 177 g vs 160 g
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.1"

Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera

Polaroid Z2300 Instant Digital Camera
3 years older
$89

Significant advantages of the Instant Digital Camera (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.7"

Significant disadvantages of the Instant Digital Camera (vs the Coolpix A10)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Digital

common strengths of the Instant Digital Camera and Coolpix A10

  • Fairly small: Mid size (118×76×36 mm) vs Compact (96×59×29 mm)
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.1"
  • Inexpensive: $89.00 vs $86.95