Updated (February 2011): Compare the Canon EOS 600D vs Nikon D3000

Canon EOS 600D vs Nikon D3000

Winner
Canon EOS 600D

110

Nikon D3000

69

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 600D

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.5 EV
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,040k dots
Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3000

Size
Really small
Prosumer size (126×97×64 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.5"
Color depth
Great color depth
22.3 bits

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 600D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3000.

competitors

Canon EOS 600D Competitors

Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$843 body only

$510 with 18-55mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$369 body only

Size Smaller
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$305 - $699 body only

$350 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Nikon D3000 Competitors

Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$541 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Live view Has live view
Thickness Much thicker
Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$843 body only

$510 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Much larger
Nikon D80

Nikon D80

Entry-level DSLR

$800 body only

$950 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder size Much larger viewfinder
Viewfinder Has a pentaprism viewfinder
Screen size Much smaller screen

discussion

Canon EOS 600D
EOS 600D
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D3000
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