As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750 is also often compared to travel zooms. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750's top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix S570 and the Coolpix L16) and Canon (such as the PowerShot ELPH 140 IS and the PowerShot SX170 IS)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-S750 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a significantly longer battery life (280 shots vs 220 shots) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1500 of a second).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 28 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), is older (january 2008 vs january 2012) and is thicker (1.1" vs 0.9").

Nikon Coolpix S570

Nikon Coolpix S570
1 year newer
$299

Significant advantages of the S570 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 35 mm
  • Thinner: 0.9" vs 1.1"

Significant disadvantages of the S570 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • None found

common strengths of the S570 and DSC-S750

  • Wide aperture: f/2.7 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (92×57×22 mm) vs Compact (91×56×27 mm)

Nikon Coolpix L16

Nikon Coolpix L16
similar age

Significant advantages of the L16 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L16 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the L16 and DSC-S750

  • Wide aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Thin: 1.2" vs 1.1"

Sony Cybershot DSC-W650

Sony Cybershot DSC-W650
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-W650 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W650 (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Significantly shorter battery life: 220 shots vs 280 shots
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DSC-W650 and DSC-S750

  • Wide aperture: f/2.6 vs f/2.8
  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (94×56×19 mm) vs Compact (91×56×27 mm)

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-S750 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.5).

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 28 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (115k dots vs 230k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 9.7 MP).

Canon PowerShot ELPH 140 IS

Canon PowerShot ELPH 140 IS
6 years newer

Significant advantages of the ELPH 140 IS (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 35 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the ELPH 140 IS (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Significantly shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 280 shots

common strengths of the ELPH 140 IS and DSC-S750

  • None found

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS
5 years newer
$384

Significant advantages of the SX170 IS (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 35 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"

Significant disadvantages of the SX170 IS (vs the DSC-S750)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2.8

common strengths of the SX170 IS and DSC-S750

  • None found