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

$660

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen size Much larger screen
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Sony Cybershot DSC-TX10

Sony Cybershot TX10

Waterproof

$389

Longest exposure Slightly shorter max exposures
Fujifilm XP90

Fujifilm XP90

Waterproof

$115 - $179

Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
Lowest price Cheaper
Size Much larger

Nikon Coolpix AW100 Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$240 - $347

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$386

Aperture Wider aperture
Battery life Much longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Nikon Coolpix S33

Nikon Coolpix S33

Waterproof

$73 - $83

Aperture Wider aperture
Fastest shutter speed Much faster max shutter speed
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
Nikon

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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