Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v vs Nikon D3100

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v

52

Nikon D3100

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
27 mm
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
10 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3100

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
400 ms startup delay
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
279 ms shutter lag

galleries

Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX1

Super zoom

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Size Slightly smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$585

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Nikon D3100 Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$310 - $549 body only

$285 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
True resolution Higher true resolution
Size Slightly larger
Canon Rebel T3i

Canon Rebel T3i

Entry-level DSLR

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

$633 body only

$631 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Weight Slightly lighter
Supports 24p No 24p support

discussion

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v
Cybershot DSC-HX100v
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Showing 2 comments

Jaykumar9507 (1:34 PM, September 13, 2011)
it"s very good camera
 
Avsel (7:30 PM, September 03, 2011)
great camera