Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Canon EOS 600D #8 8 104
Nikon D3100 #1 8 100
Canon EOS 600D Nikon D3100
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 40.0 50.0
Color depth 17.5 20.0
Dynamic range 11.2 10.0
Misc
Cross type focus points 0.0 0.0
Shutter lag 11.3 13.1
Viewfinder size 9.4 7.5
Popularity 4.0 2.0
Screen
Screen resolution 21.3 3.8
Screen size 22.5 22.5
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 3.1 2.5
Form factor
Viewfinder 22.5 22.5
Lens availability 4.7 5.0
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 192.5 183.9
Best total 183.9 183.9
Score 104 100
Canon EOS 600D Nikon D3100
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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793 ISO 40.0 × 100.0 = 40.0 919 ISO 50.0 × 100.0 = 50.0
Color depth
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22.1 bits 70.0 × 25.0 = 17.5 22.5 bits 80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Dynamic range
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11.5 EV 45.0 × 25.0 = 11.2 11.3 EV 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0
Misc
Cross type focus points
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1 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0 1 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0
Shutter lag
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283 ms 30.0 × 37.5 = 11.3 279 ms 35.0 × 37.5 = 13.1
Viewfinder size
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0.53x 25.0 × 37.5 = 9.4 0.51x 20.0 × 37.5 = 7.5
Popularity
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488 20.0 × 20.0 = 4.0 211 10.0 × 20.0 = 2.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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1,040k dots 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3 230k dots 15.0 × 25.0 = 3.8
Screen size
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3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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3.7 fps 25.0 × 12.5 = 3.1 3 fps 20.0 × 12.5 = 2.5
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Lens availability
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220 lenses 95.0 × 5.0 = 4.7 230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 24fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 192.5 Total 183.9
Best total 183.9 Best total 183.9
Canon EOS 600D Score 104 Nikon D3100 Score 100