Updated (March 2013): Compare the Canon EOS 700D vs Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200 vs Canon EOS 700D

Winner
Nikon D5200

100

Canon EOS 700D

77

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5200

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,284 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
84.0
Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Great color depth
Color depth
24.2 bits
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 700D

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Badge
Autofocuses shooting video
Phase detection
Sensor cleaning
Self cleaning sensor
Avoids dust in your photos

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 700D.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5200.

competitors

Nikon D5200 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$485 body only

$494 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$400 body only

$389 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$471 body only

$419 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR

Canon EOS 700D Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$318 - $699 body only

$367 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Weight Lighter
Size Slightly smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Canon EOS 750D

Canon EOS 750D

Entry-level DSLR

$507 body only

$569 with 18-55mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder
Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$348 body only

Color depth Better color depth
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen

discussion

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jeff (6:23 PM, May 27, 2017)
if u are looking for image quality d5200 is better
 
Avatar for MANISH MISHRA MANISH MISHRA (11:54 AM, January 06, 2017)
looking for this answer from last 10 days...D5200 has most soughted overall but canon 700 is chaeper (as u r getting 2 lens)..also 700D found better in low lght conditions
 
Avatar for Philip Philip (1:59 AM, November 22, 2014)
Hi, which is better Canon 700D or Nikon D5200? Thanks
 
oliver (1:09 PM, July 10, 2013)
Sure, I haven't said nothing about D5200. 700D had an error in score estimation...
 
Avatar for Hafidh Rahman Hafidh Rahman (3:05 PM, July 09, 2013)
But the Nikon D5200 also has 9 cross-type sensors.
 
Avatar for oliver oliver (7:05 AM, May 06, 2013)
Sorry, Correct score weighted is 86 - 60 (no 53)
 
Avatar for oliver oliver (6:49 AM, May 06, 2013)
Canon EOS 700D has Cross type focus points = 9 (DPReview.com says: EOS 700D - 9 point AF system, all sensors cross type, central sensor F2.8 from 60D). Then, 700D has 22.5 points more. Correct Score D5200 - 700D = 86 - 75 (no 53)