The Nikon Coolpix AW110 is mostly gets compared to other waterproofs and compacts. The Nikon Coolpix AW110's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix AW100 and the AW130) and Olympus (such as the Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS and the Tough TG-4)

Competitor classes

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon AW110 compared to other waterproof competitors include: it is slightly smaller (compact (110×65×25 mm) vs compact (112×67×29 mm)), records even higher-speed movies (240 fps vs none), has better image stabilization (lens vs sensor shift), has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD) and has a built-in GPS.

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/2.8), has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (28 mm vs 25 mm), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), has a significantly shorter battery life (250 shots vs 370 shots) and is older (january 2013 vs october 2014).

Nikon Coolpix AW100

Nikon Coolpix AW100
1 year older
$381

Significant advantages of the AW100 (vs the AW110)

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Significant disadvantages of the AW100 (vs the AW110)

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common strengths of the AW100 and AW110

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Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130
2 years newer
$243

Significant advantages of the AW130 (vs the AW110)

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Significant disadvantages of the AW130 (vs the AW110)

  • None found

common strengths of the AW130 and AW110

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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS
similar age
$550

Significant advantages of the TG-2 iHS (vs the AW110)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TG-2 iHS (vs the AW110)

  • None found

common strengths of the TG-2 iHS and AW110

  • None found

Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4
2 years newer
$450

Significant advantages of the TG-4 (vs the AW110)

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Significant disadvantages of the TG-4 (vs the AW110)

  • None found

common strengths of the TG-4 and AW110

  • None found

Olympus Tough TG-830 iHS

Olympus Tough TG-830 iHS
similar age

Significant advantages of the TG-830 iHS (vs the AW110)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TG-830 iHS (vs the AW110)

  • None found

common strengths of the TG-830 iHS and AW110

  • None found

Ricoh WG-30W

Ricoh WG-30W
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the WG-30W (vs the AW110)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the WG-30W (vs the AW110)

  • None found

common strengths of the WG-30W and AW110

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compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Nikon AW110 compared to other compact competitors include: it records higher quality movies (1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps), has a slightly wider wide angle lens (28 mm vs 35 mm), has a much larger screen (3" vs 1.5"), records high-speed movies (240 fps vs none) and has better image stabilization (lens vs digital).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.9 vs f/2.8), is slightly more expensive ($399.00 vs $153.47), doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel), has fewer storage slots (1 vs 2) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Fujifilm FinePix XP120
3 years newer
$139

Significant advantages of the FinePix XP120 (vs the AW110)

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

Significant disadvantages of the FinePix XP120 (vs the AW110)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the FinePix XP120 and AW110

  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Better sensor types: CMOS vs CMOS

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W300

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W300
5 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-W300 (vs the AW110)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.9
  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W300 (vs the AW110)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 28 mm
  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 240 fps
  • Lower resolution movies: 480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

common strengths of the DSC-W300 and AW110

  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Nikon Coolpix A100

Nikon Coolpix A100
3 years newer
$153

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A100 (vs the AW110)

  • Wider aperture: f/3.2 vs f/3.9
  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (95×59×20 mm) vs Compact (110×65×25 mm)
  • Significantly lighter: 119 g vs 193 g

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A100 (vs the AW110)

  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 240 fps
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

common strengths of the Coolpix A100 and AW110

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix A10

Nikon Coolpix A10
3 years newer
$87 - $99

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A10 (vs the AW110)

  • Wider aperture: f/3.2 vs f/3.9
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A10 (vs the AW110)

  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 240 fps
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Lower resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps

common strengths of the Coolpix A10 and AW110

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Konica Minolta KD-500 Zoom

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10 years older

Significant advantages of the KD-500 Zoom (vs the AW110)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.9
  • Has more storage slots: 2 vs 1
  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None

Significant disadvantages of the KD-500 Zoom (vs the AW110)

  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3"
  • Much worse wide angle: 39 mm vs 28 mm
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the KD-500 Zoom and AW110

  • None found

Nikon Coolpix P310

Nikon Coolpix P310
1 year older
$399

Significant advantages of the P310 (vs the AW110)

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.9
  • Significantly better wide angle: 24 mm vs 28 mm
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the P310 (vs the AW110)

  • Doesn't record high-speed movies: None vs 240 fps
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the P310 and AW110

  • Both shoot high resolution HD movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens