Sony Cyber Shot Dsc TX-30 vs. Nikon Coolpix AW110

We all love showing off great pictures to our friends and family from that amazing trip you took to those funny random and mostly embarrassing moments which we all love to hate! To help you achieve this, here is a comparison of the Sony Dsc TX30 vs Nikon Coolpix AW110.


The two cameras were released around the same time in 2013.They share specifications as such having an image sensor type of 28 in2 while their optical zoom range is at 5X. They boast waterproof ,shock and freeze housing,panorama mode,HDMI port and HDR processing. Unfortunately,none of them has the external microphone jack, raw shooting capability,external flash shoe, manual exposure mode and the built in view screen features.Their screens are almost of the same size with the Sony being 0.3″ larger bringing us to the differences.

The Sony camera boasts a faster shooting speed by 2 shots per sec and better sensitivity to light by 2 f-stops more than its Nikon counter part. The cyber shot also has a higher resolution of 18MP vs 16MP for the Coolpix. The Sony is lighter than the Nikon by 2 oz ,thinner by 0.375″ and smaller by 5in³ than the Nikon making it not only more portable but also more ergonomic. On the other hand,the Nikon is significantly cheaper than the Sony with a range of more than USD 900. It also has the WIFI,GPS and 3D features over the Sony and has better video capture at 1080p 30fps as compared to its counterpart at 1080i 60fps.

- 18.2MP Exmor R CMOS Sensor
- Steady Shot Optical Image Stabilization
- Carl Zeiss VarioTessar 5x Zoom Lens
- Water, Shock, Freeze, and Dustproof
- 3.3" Xtra Fine 1,229kDot OLED Monitor Color
- 1080/30 fps HD video
- 3 inch OLED screen with 614,000 dots
- Lens-shift and electronic VR image stabilization
- Built-in GPS and Wi-Fi
- Waterproof, Shockproof, and Freezeproof

Sony Cyber shot Dsc TX-30 vs. Nikon Coolpix AW110
With that comparison of Sony Dsc TX30 vs Nikon Coolpix AW110, I would recommend the Sony over the Nikon for it will give you better value for your money by giving you better picture quality, is more portable and has a better look than its Nikon competitor. I would recommend the Nikon if your budget is tight though. I am sure you wont resist sharing those great pictures once you get one of these great camera’s!

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