Nikon D3200 vs Canon EOS 100D

Winner
Nikon D3200

100

Canon EOS 100D

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

High true resolution
True resolution
24.1 MP
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 100D

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
264 ms shutter lag
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (117×91×69 mm)

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 100D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3200.

competitors

Nikon D3200 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$399 body only

$397 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Lowest price More expensive
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$307 - $649 body only

$355 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Weight Slightly lighter
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$400 body only

$368 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

Canon EOS 100D Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$307 - $649 body only

$355 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Battery life Longer battery life
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$373 body only

$470 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Battery life Longer battery life
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$965 body only

$2,606 with 18-135mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Size Much larger

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Nikon D3200
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Avatar for Tayyar Terlikci Tayyar Terlikci (5:02 PM, August 03, 2014)
Has Canon 100D really 59 points? I do not want to believe it.
 
jjj (8:27 PM, January 05, 2014)
the canon 100d does have continusou video autofocusing : check here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQ9Y8nDZcqI
amirite?
plz get your facts straight
 
kadafy love nikon (3:54 AM, October 25, 2013)
Nikon is the best ".)