Nikon D3200 vs Canon EOS 100D

Winner
Nikon D3200

100

Canon EOS 100D

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,131 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
81.0
Great color depth
Color depth
24.1 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.2 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 100D

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Light sensitivity (boost)
High ISO (boost)
25,600 ISO

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

$471 body only

$419 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Lowest price More expensive
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$400 body only

$389 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Battery life Much longer battery life
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$318 - $699 body only

$367 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Weight Slightly lighter
True resolution Much lower true resolution

Canon EOS 100D Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$318 - $699 body only

$367 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

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

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$496 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster video autofocus
Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Low light performance More noise at high ISO
Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$348 body only

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Color depth Better color depth
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen

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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 ".)