Updated (May 2012): Compare the Canon EOS 650D vs Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200 vs Canon EOS 650D

Winner
Nikon D3200

100

Canon EOS 650D

82

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

Great image quality
Overall image quality
81.0
Great color depth
Color depth
24.1 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
13.2 EV
High true resolution
True resolution
24.1 MP
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 650D

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 650D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3200.

competitors

Nikon D3200 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$447 body only

$375 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$328 - $649 body only

$343 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Weight Slightly lighter
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$310 body only

Weight Slightly lighter
Dynamic range Less dynamic range

Canon EOS 650D Competitors

Canon EOS 700D

Canon EOS 700D

Entry-level DSLR

$479 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster video autofocus
Battery life Longer battery life
Low light performance Slightly more noise at high ISO
Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$444 body only

$508 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Canon EOS 750D

Canon EOS 750D

Entry-level DSLR

$535 body only

$599 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder

discussion

Nikon D3200
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omair (6:14 PM, October 24, 2013)
no
 
Avatar for SHAZEEL NAWAZ SHAZEEL NAWAZ (5:12 PM, September 08, 2013)
D3200 IS A TOUCH SCREEN OR NOT???
 
Avatar for Andyc Andyc (6:34 PM, August 30, 2013)
I agree 650d Good all around camera Good HD Videos.
 
Alex (4:33 PM, June 25, 2013)
in this case 650d ONLY
 
NIght (10:42 AM, June 13, 2012)
Witch should i get? 650d or d3200? Iam looking for a all around camera and iam a beginner but still like something witch iam not going to outgrow to fast. I would use it indoor and outdoor. also to take it with me on my travels. so witch of these are recommended? Also would be a big benefit if it takes good videos