As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10 is also often compared to ultra compacts. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-TS3) and Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-TX1 and the Cyber-shot DSC-T30)

Competitor classes

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T10 compared to other compact competitors include: it has better image stabilization (lens vs none).

However, on average it has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 28 mm), has a much shorter battery life (250 shots vs 420 shots), is older (august 2006 vs january 2011), doesn't have a built-in GPS and is much more expensive ($797.13 vs $199.00).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the DMC-TS3 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 38 mm
  • Has a GPS
  • Waterproof

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TS3 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Significantly larger: Compact (104×64×28 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.8"

common strengths of the DMC-TS3 and DSC-T10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 0.8"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T30

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T30
3 months older

Significant advantages of the DSC-T30 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much longer battery life: 420 shots vs 250 shots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T30 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T30 and DSC-T10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (95×57×23 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20
6 months newer
$199

Significant advantages of the DSC-T20 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much longer battery life: 380 shots vs 250 shots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T20 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T20 and DSC-T10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (90×56×23 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T11

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T11
2 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-T11 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T11 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the DSC-T11 and DSC-T10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (103×60×17 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.7" vs 0.8"

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, compared to ultra compact competitors the Sony DSC-T10 has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 35 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 9 MP), slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (1,000 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and doesn't have a touch screen.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX1
3 years newer
$299

Significant advantages of the DSC-TX1 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-TX1 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-TX1 and DSC-T10

  • None found