As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P92 is also often compared to super zooms. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P92's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cybershot WX9 and the Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-P92 compared to other compact competitors include: it has higher quality type of viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 25 mm), has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (123k dots vs 921k dots), is much larger (compact (120×58×33 mm) vs super compact (95×56×20 mm)) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens).

Sony Cybershot WX9

Sony Cybershot DSC-WX9
8 years newer

Significant advantages of the WX9 (vs the DSC-P92)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 1.5"
  • Much smaller: Super compact (95×56×20 mm) vs Compact (120×58×33 mm)
  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 38 mm

Significant disadvantages of the WX9 (vs the DSC-P92)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the WX9 and DSC-P92

  • Wide aperture: f/2.6 vs f/2.8

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P93

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1 year newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-P93 (vs the DSC-P92)

  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 2 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-P93 (vs the DSC-P92)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-P93 and DSC-P92

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Both have tunnel viewfinders: Tunnel vs Tunnel

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-P92 compared to super zoom competitors include: it is significantly smaller (compact (120×58×33 mm) vs professional size (130×93×103 mm)), is thinner (1.3" vs 4.1") and is significantly lighter (259 g vs 660 g).

However, on average it has slightly less zoom (3x vs 50x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 24 mm), has a much smaller screen (1.5" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (123k dots vs 921k dots) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
11 years newer
$448

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the DSC-P92)

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

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX400V (vs the DSC-P92)

  • Significantly larger: Professional size (130×93×103 mm) vs Compact (120×58×33 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 4.1" vs 1.3"
  • Significantly heavier: 660 g vs 259 g

common strengths of the DSC-HX400V and DSC-P92

  • Fairly small: Professional size (130×93×103 mm) vs Compact (120×58×33 mm)
  • Thin: 4.1" vs 1.3"
  • Light weight: 660 g vs 259 g