• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 14.1 megapixels
  • 25.00mm - 100.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • 25.00mm - 100.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Sony DSC-T99 advantages over Sony TF1

  • Thinner
    16 mm vs 22 mm
    Thinner

Sony TF1 advantages over Sony DSC-T99

  • Less expensive
    $199 vs $249 (MSRP)
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Waterproof
    Yes vs No
    Take photos underwater without destroying your camera!
  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Newer
    6 years vs 8 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • More dots on screen
    460k vs 230k dots
    Can mean greater resolution or a brighter screen
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    1.0 fps vs 0.7 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    100 vs 2 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Both provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash

Common Weaknesses

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Neither provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Touchscreen
    Neither provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • In-camera panoramas
    Neither provide
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Tiltable Screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • RAW file ability
    Neither provide
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Neither provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • NFC
    Neither provide
    Simplifies pairing your camera with supported phones
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Neither provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • Manual focus
    Neither provide
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • Integrated ND filter
    Neither provide
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • HDMI out
    Neither provide
    Use HDMI output to monitor or review video
  • Hot shoe
    Neither provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Bulb shutter
    Neither provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures
  • Slow-motion videos
    Neither provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

User reviews

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The Competition

Compared to Nikon S80

Sony DSC-T99
Nikon S80
  • $169
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Longer stills battery life
  • $172
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More telephoto lens reach
  • HDMI out
Sony TF1
Nikon S80
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Less expensive
  • $172
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More telephoto lens reach
  • Thinner

Compared to Sony DSC-TX10

Sony DSC-T99
Sony DSC-TX10
  • $169
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • Fast startup
Sony TF1
Sony DSC-TX10
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Focus peaking
  • $330
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life
  • HDMI out

Compared to Sony DSC-T110

Sony DSC-T99
Sony DSC-T110
  • $169
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Faster JPEG shooting
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
Sony TF1
Sony DSC-T110
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Waterproof
  • $220
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Thinner

Compared to Olympus TG-310

Sony DSC-T99
Olympus TG-310
  • $169
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer stills battery life
  • Thinner
  • $156
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • HDMI out
Sony TF1
Olympus TG-310
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Waterproof
  • Focus peaking
  • $156
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • HDMI out
  • Longer exposure

Compared to Pentax WG-10

Sony DSC-T99
Pentax WG-10
  • $169
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Thinner
  • Lighter weight
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Waterproof
Sony TF1
Pentax WG-10
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • More dots on screen
  • $180
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • More telephoto lens reach
  • Longer stills battery life
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