As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Samsung NX10 is also often compared to boutiques, entry-level DSLRs and pro digicams. The Samsung NX10's top rivals come from Sony (such as the SLT-A68 and the Alpha DSLR-A200) and Samsung (such as the NX1100 and the NX20)

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 slightly less startup delay (1100 ms vs 3000 ms), has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.7"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (614k dots vs 920k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Samsung NX1100

Samsung NX1100
3 years newer
$500 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX1100 (vs the NX10)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 614k dots
  • Supports 24p
  • Higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 14 MP

Significant disadvantages of the NX1100 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the NX1100 and NX10

  • Thin: 1.6" vs 1.6"

Samsung NX20

Samsung NX20
2 years newer
$467 (body only)

Significant advantages of the NX20 (vs the NX10)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Supports 24p
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the NX20 (vs the NX10)

  • Much more startup delay: 3000 ms vs 1100 ms

common strengths of the NX20 and NX10

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

Samsung NX11

Samsung NX11
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the NX11 (vs the NX10)

  • None found

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 NX2000

Samsung NX2000
3 years newer
$1,056 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX2000 (vs the NX10)

  • Much larger screen: 3.7" vs 3"
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,152k dots vs 614k dots
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX2000 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the NX2000 and NX10

  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.6"

Olympus PEN E-P3

Olympus PEN E-P3
1 year newer
$599 14-42mm lens

Significant advantages of the E-P3 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly more lenses available: 108 lenses vs 55 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the E-P3 (vs the NX10)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the E-P3 and NX10

  • Minimal startup delay: 900 ms vs 1100 ms
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Thin: 1.3" vs 1.6"

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5
4 months newer
$857 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NEX-5 (vs the NX10)

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 614k dots
  • Significantly lighter: 287 g vs 499 g

Significant disadvantages of the NEX-5 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • Significantly more shutter lag: 670 ms vs 424 ms

common strengths of the NEX-5 and NX10

  • Minimal startup delay: 1000 ms vs 1100 ms
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.6"

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to boutique competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), is significantly smaller (mid size (123×87×40 mm) vs professional size (143×104×81 mm)), has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD), is thinner (1.6" vs 3.2") and is slightly lighter (499 g vs 610 g).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes slightly lower resolution photos (14 MP vs 24 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Sony SLT-A68

Sony SLT-A68
5 years newer

Significant advantages of the SLT-A68 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the SLT-A68 (vs the NX10)

  • Significantly larger: Professional size (143×104×81 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the SLT-A68 and NX10

  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), has a significantly higher resolution screen (614k dots vs 460k dots), lets you preview your photos on the screen, has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD) and is much smaller (mid size (123×87×40 mm) vs prosumer size (125×96×77 mm)).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes slightly lower resolution photos (14 MP vs 18 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p and has much more startup delay (1100 ms vs 400 ms).

Sony Alpha DSLR-A200

Sony Alpha DSLR-A200
2 years older

Significant advantages of the DSLR-A200 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the DSLR-A200 (vs the NX10)

  • Does not take movies: None vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 614k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the DSLR-A200 and NX10

  • Thin: 2.8" vs 1.6"

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
2 years newer
$300 (body only)

Significant advantages of the D3200 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 614k dots
  • Supports 24p

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

  • None found

Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500
5 years newer
$499 (body only)
$549 - $709 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5500 (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,037k dots vs 614k dots
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the D5500 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much thicker: 2.8" vs 1.6"
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (124×97×70 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the D5500 and NX10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (124×97×70 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.8" vs 1.6"
  • Light weight: 420 g vs 499 g

Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3
1 year newer
$487 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T3 (vs the NX10)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 55 lenses
  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the T3 (vs the NX10)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 614k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED

common strengths of the T3 and NX10

  • Light weight: 459 g vs 499 g

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
4 years newer
$370 (body only)
$289 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the NX10)

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

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the NX10)

  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 614k dots
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much larger: Professional size (130×100×78 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and NX10

  • Light weight: 480 g vs 499 g

Pentax K-m

Pentax K-m
1 year older

Significant advantages of the K-m (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Has a built-in focus motor

Significant disadvantages of the K-m (vs the NX10)

  • Does not take movies: None vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 614k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the K-m and NX10

  • Very small: Prosumer size (123×92×68 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.7" vs 1.6"

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD), has interchangeable lenses, has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none) and supports an external flash.

However, on average it has a slightly lower resolution screen (614k dots vs 921k dots), doesn't record high-speed movies (none vs 120 fps), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), doesn't shoot as fast continuously (3 fps vs 10 fps) and doesn't have a screen which flips out.

Nikon Coolpix P7800

Nikon Coolpix P7800
3 years newer
$1,897

Significant advantages of the P7800 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the P7800 (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the P7800 and NX10

  • Support external flash
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Nikon Coolpix P330

Nikon Coolpix P330
3 years newer

Significant advantages of the P330 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Has a GPS
  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the P330 (vs the NX10)

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

common strengths of the P330 and NX10

  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second