The Toshiba PDR-M65 is mostly gets compared to mirrorless. The Toshiba PDR-M65's top rivals come from Canon (such as the EOS M)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Toshiba PDR-M65 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it has a much smaller screen (1.8" vs 3"), takes much lower resolution photos (3.1 MP vs 17.9 MP), doesn't have a touch screen, has a slightly smaller sensor (1/1.8" 7.18x5.32mm vs APS-C 22.3x14.9mm) and is older (february 2001 vs july 2012).

Canon EOS M

Canon EOS M
11 years newer
$469 - $629 (body only)
$649 - $749 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS M (vs the PDR-M65)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 1.8"
  • Has a touch screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the EOS M (vs the PDR-M65)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the EOS M and PDR-M65

  • Light weight: 298 g vs 320 g