Updated (March, 2014): Compare the Nikon Coolpix AW120 vs Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS vs Nikon Coolpix AW110

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS
Nikon Coolpix AW110

Reasons to buy the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2.0
High ISO
Light sensitivity
6,400 ISO
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon Coolpix AW110

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon Coolpix AW110. Explore our gallery of 27 sample photos taken by the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS.

differences

Advantages of the Nikon AW110

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3D
Takes 3D photos
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple photos into a 3D image
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
Lens vs Sensor shift
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Less risk of blur
Size
Smaller
110x65x25 mm vs 112x67x29 mm
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Around 20% smaller
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
8 fps vs 5 fps
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60% faster continuous shooting
Weight
Lighter
193 g vs 230 g
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Around 20% lighter
Thickness
Thinner
1" vs 1.1"
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More than 10% thinner
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Advantages of the Olympus TG-2 iHS

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Aperture
Much wider aperture
f/2.0 vs f/3.9
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At its widest zoom, the TG-2 iHS's lens captures much more light (1.9 f-stops)
Wide angle
Significantly better wide angle
25 mm vs 28 mm
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More than 10% better wide angle
Battery life
Longer battery life
320 shots vs 250 shots
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Around 30% more shots per battery charge
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
6,400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The TG-2 iHS's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Fastest shutter speed
Faster max shutter speed
1/2000s vs 1/1500s
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More than 20% faster max shutter speed
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recommendations

Snapsort can't make a recommendation (yet) because it doesn't have enough data yet about the Olympus TG-2 iHS.

similarities

Compared to recent compacts

Common Strengths
High-speed framerate Extremely high speed movies Help
240 fps
Screen type OLED screens Help
Bright and vivid
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
1080p @ 30fps
GPS Built-in GPS Help
Great for travel
HDR In-camera HDR Help
Combines multiple exposures
Macro focus Good macro capabilities Help
1 cm
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Waterproof Waterproof Help
Great at the beach
Common Weaknesses
Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
4 seconds
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible
Zoom Poor zoom Help
AW1105x
TG-2 iHS4x

Compared to recent waterproof cameras

Common Strengths
Screen size Larger than average screens Help
3.0"
Screen resolution High resolution screens Help
AW110614k dots
TG-2 iHS610k dots
Thickness Thin Help
AW1101"
TG-2 iHS1.1"
Common Weaknesses

Snapsort is not aware of any interesting weaknesses shared by these two products.

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Nikon Coolpix AW120

Nikon Coolpix AW120

Waterproof

$240 - $347

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Aperture Has a significantly narrower aperture
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Waterproof

$356

Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Thickness Is thicker
GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Waterproof

Movie format Records very high quality movies
Wide angle Has a much wider wide angle lens
GPS Doesn't have a built-in GPS
HDR Lacks a built-in HDR feature
Nikon Coolpix AW100

Nikon Coolpix AW100

Waterproof

$265

Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Nikon Coolpix AW130

Nikon Coolpix AW130

Compact

$327 - $347

Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Waterproof Is not waterproof
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$157 - $249

Continuous shooting Shoots faster continuously
Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
Fastest shutter speed Has a slower max shutter speed
Thickness Is thicker
Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

Olympus Tough TG-850 iHS

Waterproof

$160

Wide angle Has a much wider wide angle lens
Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
Weight Is slightly heavier
GPS Doesn't have a built-in GPS

Nikon Coolpix AW110 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Nikon Coolpix AW110.

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Olympus TG-1 iHS

Olympus TG-1 iHS

Waterproof

$580

3D Takes 3D photos
Size Significantly smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Continuous shooting Shoots slower

appearance

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Nikon Coolpix AW110 Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS
Nikon Coolpix AW110 Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS

discussion

Nikon Coolpix AW110
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS
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Showing 2 comments

madss (11:10 AM, July 02, 2014)
olympus tg-2 is s...t. My was flooded with water during the snorkling - 0,5 m deep. It has been only 2 weeks old. Everything was properly closed. No warranty for flooding (both perhaps)
 
Jordan Lee (1:15 PM, November 24, 2013)
How long the battery will last ?