As well as being compared against other compacts, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100 is also often compared to ultra compacts, pro DSLRs, travel zooms and digicams. The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T100's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Cyber-shot DSC-T300 and the Cyber-shot DSC-WX1) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-TS30)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to other compact competitors include: it has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7") and has better image stabilization (lens vs digital).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 33 mm), is older (february 2007 vs february 2011), is significantly more expensive ($635.63 vs $127.99), is not waterproof and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1000 of a second vs 1/1300 of a second).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T300

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T300
1 year newer
$337

Significant advantages of the DSC-T300 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T300 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-T300 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (94×59×21 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Larger than average screens: 3.5" vs 3"

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS30
7 years newer
$128 - $178

Significant advantages of the DMC-TS30 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Waterproof
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TS30 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-TS30 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (104×58×20 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T20
similar age

Significant advantages of the DSC-T20 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T20 (vs the DSC-T100)

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

common strengths of the DSC-T20 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (90×56×23 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T1

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3 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-T1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-T1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 38 mm vs 35 mm
  • Smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the DSC-T1 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Super compact (91×60×21 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Very 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
  • 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
  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.9"

common strengths of the AV200 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Fairly small: Compact (93×60×28 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Thin: 1.1" vs 0.9"

Kodak EasyShare Z1275

Kodak EasyShare Z1275
3 months newer

Significant advantages of the Z1275 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Higher true resolution: 12 MP vs 8 MP
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Z1275 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Significantly larger: Compact (90×65×32 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"

common strengths of the Z1275 and DSC-T100

  • Each has a built-in flash

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").

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.5 vs f/2.4), has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 24 mm), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS), is older (february 2007 vs august 2009) and is slightly heavier (197 g vs 149 g).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1
2 years newer
$457

Significant advantages of the DSC-WX1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-WX1 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-WX1 and DSC-T100

  • None found

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to pro DSLR competitors include: it has image stabilization (lens vs none), is much smaller (super compact (92×59×22 mm) vs large (146×123×82 mm)), is significantly less expensive ($635.63 vs $1,999.00), is thinner (0.9" vs 3.2") and is much lighter (197 g vs 880 g).

However, on average it records lower quality movies (480p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), has a much lower resolution screen (230k dots vs 1,229k dots), takes much lower resolution photos (8 MP vs 36.2 MP) and doesn't record movies in 24p.

Nikon D810

Nikon D810
7 years newer
$1,999 - $2,797 (body only)
$2,583 - $3,297 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D810 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Has a viewfinder: Pentaprism vs None
  • Much higher true resolution: 36.2 MP vs 8 MP
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,229k dots vs 230k dots

Significant disadvantages of the D810 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much thicker: 3.2" vs 0.9"
  • Much larger: Large (146×123×82 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Much heavier: 880 g vs 197 g

common strengths of the D810 and DSC-T100

  • Built-in flashes

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it is thinner (0.9" vs 1.1").

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 25 mm), doesn't have a built-in GPS, significantly lower maximum light sensitivity (3,200 ISO vs 12,800 ISO), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and is older (february 2007 vs january 2013).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5v

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5v
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX5v (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Has a GPS
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX5v (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Significantly thicker: 1.1" vs 0.9"

common strengths of the DSC-HX5v and DSC-T100

  • Very small: Compact (102×58×29 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 1.1" vs 0.9"
  • Very light: 200 g vs 197 g

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX80
5 years newer

Significant advantages of the DSC-WX80 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much better wide angle: 25 mm vs 35 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Better maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 3,200 ISO

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-WX80 (vs the DSC-T100)

  • None found

common strengths of the DSC-WX80 and DSC-T100

  • Very small: Super compact (92×52×22 mm) vs Super compact (92×59×22 mm)
  • Very thin: 0.9" vs 0.9"
  • Very light: 124 g vs 197 g

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Sony DSC-T100 compared to digicam competitors include: it has a much larger screen (3" vs 1.5"), has image stabilization (lens vs none), takes slightly higher resolution photos (8 MP vs 3.1 MP), is newer (february 2007 vs february 2002) and is thinner (0.9" vs 2").

However, on average it has a significantly narrower aperture (f/3.5 vs f/2.6), doesn't have a viewfinder (none vs tunnel) and has a slower max shutter speed (1/1000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second).

Samsung Digimax 350SE

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5 years older

Significant advantages of the 350SE (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.6 vs f/3.5
  • Has a viewfinder: Tunnel vs None
  • Much faster max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/1000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the 350SE (vs the DSC-T100)

  • Much smaller screen: 1.5" vs 3"
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • Lower true resolution: 3.1 MP vs 8 MP

common strengths of the 350SE and DSC-T100

  • None found