As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Samsung NX10 is also often compared to entry-level DSLRs and pro digicams. The Samsung NX10's top rivals come from Samsung (such as the GX-10 and the NX20) and Canon (such as the Rebel T2i and the EOS Rebel T5)

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 much less startup delay (1100 ms vs 2400 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 921k dots), takes significantly lower resolution photos (14 MP vs 20 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 25,600 ISO) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Fujifilm X-E1

Fujifilm X-E1
2 years newer
$280 (body only)
$848 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-E1 (vs the NX10)

  • Supports 24p
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Lighter: 350 g vs 499 g

Significant disadvantages of the X-E1 (vs the NX10)

  • Much more startup delay: 2400 ms vs 1100 ms
  • Much smaller screen: 2.8" vs 3"
  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED

common strengths of the X-E1 and NX10

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.6"
  • Each has a built-in flash

Samsung NX20

Samsung NX20
2 years newer
$527 (body only)

Significant advantages of the NX20 (vs the NX10)

  • Much less shutter lag: 350 ms vs 424 ms
  • Supports 24p
  • Has a flip-out screen

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 NX200

Samsung NX200
1 year newer
$934 (body only)

Significant advantages of the NX200 (vs the NX10)

  • Much less shutter lag: 365 ms vs 424 ms
  • Significantly higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 14 MP
  • Much lighter: 200 g vs 499 g

Significant disadvantages of the NX200 (vs the NX10)

  • Much more startup delay: 3600 ms vs 1100 ms
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the NX200 and NX10

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

Samsung NX30

Samsung NX30
3 years newer
$827 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX30 (vs the NX10)

  • Much less shutter lag: 125 ms vs 424 ms
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,036k dots vs 614k dots
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the NX30 (vs the NX10)

  • None found

common strengths of the NX30 and NX10

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Incredible startup delay: 800 ms vs 1100 ms
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED

Samsung NX2000

Samsung NX2000
3 years newer
$578 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
  • Supports 24p

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"

Samsung NX1000

Samsung NX1000
2 years newer
$430 20-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the NX1000 (vs the NX10)

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

Significant disadvantages of the NX1000 (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 NX1000 and NX10

  • Incredible startup delay: 1700 ms vs 1100 ms
  • Thin: 1.5" 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 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 professional size (142×101×70 mm)).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 24fps), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs sensor shift), takes slightly lower resolution photos (14 MP vs 17.9 MP), it's body is not weather sealed and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Canon Rebel T2i

Canon EOS Rebel T2i
similar age
$399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T2i (vs the NX10)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 614k dots
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the T2i (vs the NX10)

  • Doesn't have an OLED screen: LCD vs OLED
  • Much larger: Prosumer size (129×98×62 mm) vs Mid size (123×87×40 mm)
  • Much thicker: 2.4" vs 1.6"

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"

Samsung GX-10

Samsung GX-10
3 years older

Significant advantages of the GX-10 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Weather sealed

Significant disadvantages of the GX-10 (vs the NX10)

  • Does not take movies: None vs 720p @ 30fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 210k dots vs 614k dots
  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the GX-10 and NX10

  • Very thin: 2.8" vs 1.6"

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
4 years newer
$349 (body only)
$455 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

Samsung GX-20

Samsung GX-20
1 year older

Significant advantages of the GX-20 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Sensor shift
    vs None
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Weather sealed

Significant disadvantages of the GX-20 (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 GX-20 and NX10

  • Thin: 2.8" vs 1.6"

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200
2 years newer
$300 (body only)
$419 18-55mm lens

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 D3100

Nikon D3100
7 months newer
$640 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3100 (vs the NX10)

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

Significant disadvantages of the D3100 (vs the NX10)

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

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Samsung NX10 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it takes slightly higher resolution photos (14 MP vs 10 MP), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), has an OLED screen (OLED vs LCD), has interchangeable lenses and has higher quality type of viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a much 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 have a touch screen and doesn't have a screen which flips out.

Nikon Coolpix P7800

Nikon Coolpix P7800
3 years newer
$1,045

Significant advantages of the P7800 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 921k dots vs 614k dots
  • Records high-speed movies: 120 fps vs None

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

  • Built-in flashes
  • Each supports an external flash
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

Canon PowerShot N100

Canon PowerShot N100
4 years newer
$403

Significant advantages of the N100 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 922k dots vs 614k dots
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the N100 (vs the NX10)

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

common strengths of the N100 and NX10

  • Built-in flashes

Samsung TL500

Samsung TL500
similar age

Significant advantages of the TL500 (vs the NX10)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 614k dots
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the TL500 (vs the NX10)

  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Built-in lens only
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the TL500 and NX10

  • Built-in flashes
  • OLED screens: OLED vs OLED
  • Each supports an external flash