Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v vs Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Winner
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v

40

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

38

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v

Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v

Size
Really small
Compact (105×59×34 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.3"
Weight
Light-weight
245 g
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v.

competitors

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX100v Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80

Travel zoom

$368

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Significantly smaller
Aperture Narrower aperture
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$447 body only

$394 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Battery life Much longer battery life
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Sony Cybershot DSC-HX9v Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Travel zoom

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Touch screen Has a touch screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV

Pro digicam

$832 - $898

Aperture Much wider aperture
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
GPS No built-in GPS
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Travel zoom

$448

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

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Showing 2 comments

Amolchapate (4:03 PM, March 19, 2012)
Amol chapate
I am too confused which 1 i have to buy. ?
9v OR 100V
 
Van_d_man (11:24 PM, December 07, 2011)
I believe who posted the final decision that Sony DSC-HX100v is a runner
up – does not know what he is talking about..

Look at the videos here:

http://www.frys.com/product/6638824

 

DSC-HX100v camera
has stitching panoramic mode and 3D and has10X faster shutter than DSC-HX9v (DSC-HX9v takes 2 sec and displays “Writing to
card” after a shot is being taken).

I was in store playing with both cameras for an hour..

The only draw back for travel is the bigger size…. That’s
it!

 

DSC-HX100v is a Wiiinnnneerrr…!Period!