As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10 is also often compared to super zooms, waterproofs and travel zooms. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-T100 and the Cyber-shot DSC-T30) and Canon (such as the PowerShot G3 X)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T10 compared to other compact competitors include: it is slightly smaller (super compact (90×55×21 mm) vs compact (91×60×36 mm)), has better image stabilization (lens vs none), is thinner (0.8" vs 1.4") and is slightly lighter (168 g vs 250 g).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.5 vs f/2.8), has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 35 mm), has a significantly smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), has a much shorter battery life (250 shots vs 420 shots) and doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100
6 months newer
$400

Significant advantages of the DSC-T100 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • Significantly better wide angle: 35 mm vs 38 mm

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T100 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T100 and DSC-T10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (92×59×22 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Thin: 0.9" 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 larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • 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

  • Fairly small: Super compact (95×57×23 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 0.8"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W5
1 year older

Significant advantages of the DSC-W5 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.5
  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None
  • Much longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 1 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W5 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly larger: Compact (91×60×36 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Much thicker: 1.4" vs 0.8"

common strengths of the DSC-W5 and DSC-T10

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80
6 months newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-W80 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.5
  • Significantly better wide angle: 35 mm vs 38 mm
  • Significantly longer battery life: 340 shots vs 250 shots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W80 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W80 and DSC-T10

  • Fairly small: Super compact (91×58×23 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Thin: 0.9" vs 0.8"

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T10 compared to super zoom competitors include: it is slightly smaller (super compact (90×55×21 mm) vs prosumer size (123×77×105 mm)), has a slightly longer battery life (250 shots vs 60 shots), is thinner (0.8" vs 4.1") and is significantly lighter (168 g vs 733 g).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.5 vs f/2.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 24 mm), has a slightly smaller screen (2.5" vs 3.2"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 1,620k dots) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 20 MP).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H2

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H2
5 months older
$195

Significant advantages of the DSC-H2 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Has a viewfinder: Digital vs None
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 1 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H2 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much smaller screen: 2" vs 2.5"
  • Much shorter battery life: 60 shots vs 250 shots
  • Larger: Prosumer size (108×81×92 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)

common strengths of the DSC-H2 and DSC-T10

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (108×81×92 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Light weight: 490 g vs 168 g

Canon PowerShot G3 X

Canon PowerShot G3 X
9 years newer
$699 - $799

Significant advantages of the G3 X (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 2.5"
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,620k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the G3 X (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Significantly larger: Prosumer size (123×77×105 mm) vs Super compact (90×55×21 mm)
  • Much heavier: 733 g vs 168 g
  • Significantly thicker: 4.1" vs 0.8"

common strengths of the G3 X and DSC-T10

  • None found

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, compared to waterproof competitors the Sony DSC-T10 records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a much narrower wide angle lens (38 mm vs 25 mm), has a much smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), has a significantly lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 921k dots) and takes slightly lower resolution photos (7.1 MP vs 9.7 MP).

Sony Cybershot TX10

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX10
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the TX10 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the TX10 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the TX10 and DSC-T10

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T10 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it is thinner (0.8" vs 1.9").

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (2.5" vs 3"), is older (august 2006 vs february 2009), is slightly more expensive ($499.99 vs $249.00), has a slower max shutter speed (1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second) and slightly shorter exposures (1 seconds vs 30 seconds).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H20
2 years newer
$249

Significant advantages of the DSC-H20 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.5"
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second
  • Significantly longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 1 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-H20 (vs the DSC-T10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-H20 and DSC-T10

  • None found