Canon EOS 400D vs Nikon D3000

Tie
Canon EOS 400D

36

Nikon D3000

35

Tie

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 400D

Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
200 ms shutter lag
Really small
Size
Prosumer size (127×94×65 mm)
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Thin
Thickness
2.6"
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3000

Screen size
Large screen
3"
Badge
Phase detection autofocus
fast and accurate
Thickness
Thin
2.5"
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (126×97×64 mm)

galleries

Explore our gallery of 3 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 400D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3000.

competitors

Canon EOS 400D Competitors

Canon EOS 1200D

Canon EOS 1200D

Entry-level DSLR

$287 - $433 body only

$331 - $563 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon EOS 1100D

Canon EOS 1100D

Entry-level DSLR

$395 body only

$380 with 18-55mm, 55-250mm lenses

Movie format Shoots movies
Startup delay Much less startup delay
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon EOS 600D

Canon EOS 600D

Entry-level DSLR

$1,096 body only

$838 - $852 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

Nikon D3000 Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$249 body only

$349 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Thickness Much thicker
Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$219 body only

$280 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Shutter lag More shutter lag
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$294 body only

$400 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Thickness Much thicker

discussion

Canon EOS 400D
EOS 400D
Canon

Report a correction
Nikon D3000
D3000
Nikon

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments