The Toshiba PDR-M65 is mostly gets compared to compacts. The Toshiba PDR-M65's top rivals come from Samsung (such as the i8)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Toshiba PDR-M65 compared to compact competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2.8 vs f/3.5) and has a viewfinder (tunnel vs none).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (1.8" vs 2.7"), is much larger (standard size (120×75×61 mm) vs super compact (91×58×20 mm)), takes slightly lower resolution photos (3.1 MP vs 8 MP), is older (february 2001 vs january 2008) and is thicker (2.4" vs 0.8").

Samsung i8

Samsung i8
7 years newer

Significant advantages of the i8 (vs the PDR-M65)

  • Much smaller: Super compact (91×58×20 mm) vs Standard size (120×75×61 mm)
  • Much thinner: 0.8" vs 2.4"
  • Significantly larger screen: 2.7" vs 1.8"

Significant disadvantages of the i8 (vs the PDR-M65)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Tunnel

common strengths of the i8 and PDR-M65

  • Each has a built-in flash