As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Samsung NX10 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs, pro DSLRs and pro digicams. The Samsung NX10's top rivals come from Samsung (such as the NX11 and the NX30) and Nikon (such as the D3300 and the D3200)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to other mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none), has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it is slightly more noisy at high ISO (572 ISO vs 942 ISO), records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 4K @ 24fps), has slightly lower image quality (63.0 vs 72.0), has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.3") and has a slightly lower resolution screen (614k dots vs 921k dots).

Samsung NX11

Samsung NX11
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the NX11 (vs the NX10)

  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the NX11 (vs the NX10)

  • None found

common strengths of the NX11 and NX10

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Thin: 1.6" vs 1.6"

Samsung NX30

Samsung NX30
3 years newer
$516 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX30 (vs the NX10)

  • More dynamic range: 12.4 EV vs 10.8 EV
  • Has in-camera HDR
  • Can create panoramas in-camera

Significant disadvantages of the NX30 (vs the NX10)

  • None found

common strengths of the NX30 and NX10

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Each has a built-in flash

Samsung NX1000

Samsung NX1000
2 years newer
$370 (body only)
$299 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX1000 (vs the NX10)

  • More dynamic range: 12.4 EV vs 10.8 EV
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the NX1000 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • Significantly more shutter lag: 598 ms vs 424 ms

common strengths of the NX1000 and NX10

  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.6"

Samsung NX100

Samsung NX100
8 months newer
$389 20-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX100 (vs the NX10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the NX100 (vs the NX10)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the NX100 and NX10

  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.6"

Samsung NX1

Samsung NX1
4 years newer
$1,498 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX1 (vs the NX10)

  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 1,363 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • Higher resolution movies: 4K @ 24fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much better image quality: 83.0 vs 63.0

Significant disadvantages of the NX1 (vs the NX10)

  • Larger: Prosumer size (139×102×66 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 2.6" vs 1.6"

common strengths of the NX1 and NX10

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Each has a built-in flash

Samsung NX300

Samsung NX300
3 years newer
$499 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX300 (vs the NX10)

  • Much larger screen: 3.3" vs 3"
  • More dynamic range: 12.7 EV vs 10.8 EV
  • Has in-camera HDR

Significant disadvantages of the NX300 (vs the NX10)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the NX300 and NX10

  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Thin: 1.6" vs 1.6"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD), is much smaller (mid size (123×87×40 mm) vs prosumer size (124×98×76 mm)) and is thinner (1.6" vs 3").

However, on average it is significantly more noisy at high ISO (572 ISO vs 1,131 ISO), has slightly lower image quality (63.0 vs 81.0), records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has much narrower dynamic range (10.8 EV vs 12.6 EV) and has a slightly lower resolution screen (614k dots vs 921k dots).

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
4 years newer
$289 (body only)
$360 - $399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Worse color depth: 21.9 bits vs 22.8 bits
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 1.6"

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and NX10

  • Light weight: 480 g vs 499 g

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
4 years newer
$299 (body only)
$349 - $397 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 1,385 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • More dynamic range: 13.2 EV vs 10.8 EV

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much thicker: 3" vs 1.6"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×98×76 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the D3300 and NX10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (124×98×76 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Light weight: 430 g vs 499 g

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
2 years newer
$249 (body only)
$329 - $447 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 1,131 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • More dynamic range: 13.2 EV vs 10.8 EV

Significant disadvantages of the D3200 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much thicker: 3" vs 1.6"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (125×96×77 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the D3200 and NX10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (125×96×77 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Light weight: 505 g vs 499 g

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100
7 months newer
$350 (body only)
$541 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3100 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 24fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Significantly lower noise at high ISO: 919 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital

Significant disadvantages of the D3100 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 614k dots
  • Much thicker: 2.9" vs 1.6"

common strengths of the D3100 and NX10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (124×97×74 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Thin: 2.9" vs 1.6"
  • Light weight: 505 g vs 499 g

Sony SLT A33

Sony SLT-A33
7 months newer

Significant advantages of the SLT A33 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • More dynamic range: 12.6 EV vs 10.8 EV
  • Much less shutter lag: 215 ms vs 424 ms

Significant disadvantages of the SLT A33 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much thicker: 3.3" vs 1.6"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×92×85 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the SLT A33 and NX10

  • Light weight: 500 g vs 499 g

Canon Rebel T2i

Canon EOS Rebel T2i
similar age
$400 (body only)

Significant advantages of the T2i (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the T2i (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Worse color depth: 22.1 bits vs 22.8 bits
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the T2i and NX10

  • Very small: Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.4" vs 1.6"

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to pro DSLR competitors include: it has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD), is much smaller (mid size (123×87×40 mm) vs large (146×123×82 mm)), is thinner (1.6" vs 3.2") and is significantly lighter (499 g vs 880 g).

However, on average it is much more noisy at high ISO (572 ISO vs 2,979 ISO), has much lower image quality (63.0 vs 96.0), records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has significantly less color depth (22.8 bits vs 25.7 bits) and has much narrower dynamic range (10.8 EV vs 14.8 EV).

Nikon D810

Nikon D810
4 years newer
$2,368 - $2,797 (body only)
$3,174 - $3,497 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D810 (vs the NX10)

  • Much better image quality: 96.0 vs 63.0
  • Much lower noise at high ISO: 2,979 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • More dynamic range: 14.8 EV vs 10.8 EV

Significant disadvantages of the D810 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much thicker: 3.2" vs 1.6"
  • Much larger: Large (146×123×82 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the D810 and NX10

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it is significantly less noisy at high ISO (572 ISO vs 230 ISO), has slightly better image quality (63.0 vs 54.0), has significantly more color depth (22.8 bits vs 21 bits), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD) and has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs UHD @ 30fps), has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.5"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (614k dots vs 920k dots), has significantly narrower dynamic range (10.8 EV vs 12.6 EV) and doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 120 fps).

Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16
3 years newer
$399 - $499

Significant advantages of the G16 (vs the NX10)

  • Records high-speed movies: 240 fps vs None
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • More dynamic range: 11.7 EV vs 10.8 EV

Significant disadvantages of the G16 (vs the NX10)

  • Much more noise at high ISO: 230 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Worse color depth: 21 bits vs 22.8 bits

common strengths of the G16 and NX10

  • Supports RAW
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Support external flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV
5 years newer
$948

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 IV (vs the NX10)

  • Records high-speed movies: 120 fps vs None
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Higher resolution movies: UHD @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 IV (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Built-in lens only
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 IV and NX10

  • Relatively low noise at high ISO: 562 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Good color depth: 22.9 bits vs 22.8 bits

Samsung TL500

Samsung TL500
similar age

Significant advantages of the TL500 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the TL500 (vs the NX10)

  • Much more noise at high ISO: 129 ISO vs 572 ISO
  • Much worse image quality: 40.0 vs 63.0
  • Worse color depth: 19.2 bits vs 22.8 bits

common strengths of the TL500 and NX10

  • Supports RAW
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED

Samsung Pro815

Samsung Pro815
4 years older

Significant advantages of the Pro815 (vs the NX10)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the Pro815 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Built-in lens only
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the Pro815 and NX10

  • Supports RAW
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Support external flash