As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100 is also often compared to ultra compacts, travel zooms and entry-level DSLRs. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-T99 and the Cyber-shot DSC-T10) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-ZS5 and the Lumix DMC-FP1)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to other compact competitors include: it has better image stabilization (lens vs digital).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 720p @ 30fps), has a significantly narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 25 mm), doesn't have a touch screen, is older (february 2007 vs january 2010) and is slightly heavier (197 g vs 151 g).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T99
3 years newer
$190

Significant advantages of the DSC-T99 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Higher resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T99 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Larger: Compact (102×58×29 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)

common strengths of the DSC-T99 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T10
6 months older
$500

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

  • None found

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

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 35 mm

common strengths of the DSC-T10 and DSC-T100

  • Fairly small: Super compact (90×55×21 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 0.9"

Fujifilm FinePix AV200

Fujifilm FinePix AV200
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the AV200 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Significantly better wide angle: 32 mm vs 35 mm
  • Higher resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/1400 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the AV200 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the AV200 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX9
2 years newer
$259

Significant advantages of the DSC-TX9 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 25fps vs 480p @ 30fps

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-TX9 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-TX9 and DSC-T100

  • Fairly small: Super compact (98×60×18 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.7" vs 0.9"

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP1
2 years newer
$165

Significant advantages of the DMC-FP1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Higher resolution movies: 720p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second
  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 1 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FP1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the DMC-FP1 and DSC-T100

  • Fairly small: Super compact (99×59×19 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.7" vs 0.9"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T200

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T200
5 months newer
$318

Significant advantages of the DSC-T200 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T200 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T200 and DSC-T100

  • Fairly small: Super compact (94×59×20 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Thin: 0.8" vs 0.9"

compared toUltra compact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to ultra compact competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7") and has better image stabilization (lens vs none).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 720p), has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 26 mm), is slightly larger (super compact (92×59×22 mm) vs ultra compact (93×56×17 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen and is older (february 2007 vs january 2010).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W350
2 years newer
$174

Significant advantages of the DSC-W350 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W350 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-W350 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX5
3 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-TX5 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-TX5 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-TX5 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T90

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T90
2 years newer
$330

Significant advantages of the DSC-T90 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T90 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T90 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Sony Cybershot T110

Sony Cybershot DSC-T110
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the T110 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the T110 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the T110 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Samsung L210

Samsung L210
10 months newer

Significant advantages of the L210 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the L210 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the L210 and DSC-T100

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a significantly larger screen (3" vs 2.7").

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 25 mm), is older (february 2007 vs august 2012), has a slower max shutter speed (1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second) and slightly shorter exposures (1 seconds vs 60 seconds).

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730

Sony CyberShot DSC-W730
5 years newer
$130

Significant advantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-W730 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the DSC-W730 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS5
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the DMC-ZS5 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 1 seconds
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-ZS5 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.7" vs 3"

common strengths of the DMC-ZS5 and DSC-T100

  • None found

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS
5 years newer
$220

Significant advantages of the SX160 IS (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/3200 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the SX160 IS (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the SX160 IS and DSC-T100

  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it is much smaller (super compact (92×59×22 mm) vs professional size (132×101×78 mm)), is significantly less expensive ($399.99 vs $799.00), is thinner (0.9" vs 3.1") and is much lighter (197 g vs 555 g).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 30fps), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 1,040k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (8 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i
8 years newer
$799 - $852 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the T6i (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Higher resolution movies: 1080p @ 30fps vs 480p @ 30fps
  • Has a viewfinder: Pentamirror vs None
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the T6i (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 0.9"
  • Much larger: Professional size (132×101×78 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Much heavier: 555 g vs 197 g

common strengths of the T6i and DSC-T100

  • None found