Nikon D3200 vs Canon EOS 1200D

Winner
Nikon D3200

100

Canon EOS 1200D

64

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
24.1 MP
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 1200D

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 25 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 1200D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3200.

competitors

Nikon D3200 Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$310 - $549 body only

$393 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Weight Slightly lighter
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$473 body only

$399 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200

Entry-level DSLR

$600 body only

$567 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Focus points Significantly more focus points
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

Canon EOS 1200D Competitors

Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$425 body only

$532 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$532 body only

$598 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$310 - $549 body only

$393 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Lowest price Cheaper
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

discussion

Nikon D3200
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Avatar for Sachin Tikore Sachin Tikore (10:22 AM, December 21, 2015)
Nikon 3200 D has good features at this price.
 
sjors (10:58 PM, August 29, 2015)
well I have the canon and I like it very much, it make beautiful pictures for his price
 
ugo (10:33 PM, March 06, 2015)
nikon
 
harpreet singh (11:31 AM, February 16, 2015)
please advise which one product is best for buying??????
nikon d3200 or canon 1200d