Updated (February 2012): Compare the Nikon Coolpix AW100 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 vs Nikon Coolpix AW100

Winner
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

83

Nikon Coolpix AW100

73

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
Really small
Size
Ultra compact (96×56×18 mm)
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Thin
Thickness
0.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix AW100

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 21 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix AW100.
Explore our gallery of 14 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20.

competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX30

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX30

Waterproof

$1,443

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350

Travel zoom

$268

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Touch screen No touch screen
Sony Cybershot DSC-TX66

Sony Cybershot DSC-TX66

Ultra compact

$600

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Wide angle Worse wide angle

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$379 - $400

Aperture Much wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix AW110

Nikon Coolpix AW110

Waterproof

$249

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Size Larger
Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$255 - $347

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20
Cyber-shot DSC-TX20
Sony

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Nikon Coolpix AW100
Coolpix AW100
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me (5:07 PM, June 12, 2012)
since it is a tie, I'd get the nikon coz it's cheaper. and it's got a gps too! doesn't matter if it looks ugly, lol