The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P10 is mostly gets compared to other compacts. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P10's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II and the Cyber-shot DSC-P200) and Nikon (such as the Coolpix P340)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-P10 compared to other compact competitors include: it has higher quality type of viewfinder (tunnel vs none) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/1.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 28 mm), has a significantly smaller screen (1.5" vs 3"), has a significantly lower resolution screen (123k dots vs 921k dots) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
10 years newer
$598

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 38 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,229k dots vs 123k dots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Significantly heavier: 281 g vs 206 g
  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 II and DSC-P10

  • Wide aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P200

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1 year newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-P200 (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Larger screen: 2" vs 1.5"
  • Significantly thinner: 1.1" vs 1.4"
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 2 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-P200 (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-P200 and DSC-P10

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Both have tunnel viewfinders: Tunnel vs Tunnel

Nikon Coolpix P340

Nikon Coolpix P340
11 years newer
$328

Significant advantages of the P340 (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 38 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 1.5"

Significant disadvantages of the P340 (vs the DSC-P10)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the P340 and DSC-P10

  • Wide aperture: f/1.8 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P9
1 year older

Significant advantages of the DSC-P9 (vs the DSC-P10)

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Significant disadvantages of the DSC-P9 (vs the DSC-P10)

  • Much slower max shutter speed: 1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-P9 and DSC-P10

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Both have tunnel viewfinders: Tunnel vs Tunnel