As well as being compared against other compacts, the Olympus Stylus 1020 is also often compared to ultra compacts. The Olympus Stylus 1020's top rivals come from Olympus (such as the Stylus 1040 and the Stylus 1010)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Olympus Stylus 1010

Olympus Stylus 1010
similar age

Significant advantages of the 1010 (vs the 1020)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the 1010 (vs the 1020)

  • None found

common strengths of the 1010 and 1020

  • Very small: Compact (99×56×25 mm) vs Compact (99×56×25 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Very thin: 1" vs 1"

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Olympus 1020 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has image stabilization (lens vs none) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second).

However, on average it is much larger (compact (99×56×25 mm) vs ultra compact (89×56×20 mm)), is older (january 2008 vs august 2008), is thicker (1" vs 0.8") and is slightly heavier (175 g vs 148 g).

Olympus Stylus 1040

Olympus Stylus 1040
7 months newer

Significant advantages of the 1040 (vs the 1020)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the 1040 (vs the 1020)

  • None found

common strengths of the 1040 and 1020

  • None found