Updated (January, 2014): Compare the Kodak Easyshare Z990 MAX vs Nikon D3300

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

Overall image quality
Great image quality
81.0
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
True resolution
High true resolution
24.2 MP
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
13.2 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Kodak Easyshare Z990 MAX

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
 
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Advantages of the Kodak Z990 MAX

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Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 5 fps vs 4 fps
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Around 30% faster continuous shooting
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Advantages of the Nikon D3200

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True resolution Much higher true resolution 24.2 MP vs 9.6 MP
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Capture more than 2.5x more detail in your photos
Autofocus Faster autofocus Phase detection vs Contrast detection
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Catch candid moments easily
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 921k dots vs 460k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
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Get that real film feel
External mic jack Has an external mic jack Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
Sensor size Significantly larger sensor APS-C 23.2x15.4mm vs 1/2.5" 6.1x4.5mm
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Around 13x larger sensor
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses Yes vs No
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Can take advantage of a variety of lenses
Size Slightly smaller 125x96x76 mm vs 124x86x93 mm
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Around 10% smaller
External flash Supports an external flash Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Thickness Thinner 3" vs 3.7"
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Around 20% thinner
Weight Lighter 505 g vs 589 g
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More than 10% lighter
Viewfinder Has an optical viewfinder Pentamirror vs Digital
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Optical viewfinders save battery life and are more detailed
Longest exposure Longer exposures 30s vs 16s
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Around 90% longer exposures
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        Compared to recent digital cameras

        Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
        Supports RAW Supports RAW Help
        Better editing
        Viewfinder Viewfinders Help
        Z990 MAX:Digital
        D3200:Pentamirror
        Sensor type Better sensor types Help
        Better in low light
        Thickness Quite thick Help
        Z990 MAX:3.7"
        D3200:3"
        Weight Heavy Help
        Z990 MAX:589 g
        D3200:505 g
        3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
        No 3d support
        Size Large Help
        Z990 MAX:124x86x93 mm
        D3200:125x96x76 mm
        Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
        Less flexible
        Touch screen No touchscreens Help
        More buttons

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        Shared Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Canon Rebel T3i

        Canon Rebel T3i

        Entry-level DSLR

        $499 - $749 body only

        $550 - $600 with 18-55mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
        Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
        Autofocus Lacks autofocus
        Startup delay Has significantly more startup delay
        Nikon D5100

        Nikon D5100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $437 - $520 body only

        $528 - $696 with 18-55mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a screen which flips out
        Nikon D3100

        Nikon D3100

        Entry-level DSLR

        $389 - $427 with 18-55mm lens

        Dynamic range Has significantly narrower dynamic range
        Screen resolution Has a slightly lower resolution screen
        Canon Rebel T3

        Canon Rebel T3

        Entry-level DSLR

        $276 - $298 body only

        $385 - $450 with 18-55mm lens

        Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
        Battery life Has a slightly longer battery life
        Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor
        Autofocus Lacks autofocus
        Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

        Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

        Super zoom

        $399 - $400

        Zoom Has much more zoom
        Wide angle Has a slightly wider wide angle lens
        Thickness Is thicker
        Battery life Has a slightly shorter battery life

        Kodak Easyshare Z990 MAX Competitors

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        Disadvantages

        Kodak PixPro AZ521

        Kodak PixPro AZ521

        Super zoom

        Zoom Much more zoom
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Supports RAW No RAW support
        Aperture Slightly narrower aperture
        Nikon Coolpix L820

        Nikon Coolpix L820

        Super zoom

        $180 - $279

        Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Kodak EasyShare Z981

        Super zoom

        $379

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Weight Slightly lighter
        Movie format Lower resolution movies
        Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
        Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

        Canon PowerShot SX500 IS

        Super zoom

        $179 - $275

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Size Smaller
        Aperture Narrower aperture
        Movie format Lower resolution movies
        Kodak PixPro AZ361

        Kodak PixPro AZ361

        Super zoom

        $179

        Wide angle Better wide angle
        Zoom More zoom
        Macro focus Significantly worse macro capability
        Supports RAW No RAW support

        Nikon D3200 Competitors

        Advantages

        Disadvantages

        Nikon D5200

        Nikon D5200

        Entry-level DSLR

        $647 body only

        $650 - $747 with 18-55mm lens

        Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
        3D Takes 3D photos
        Size Slightly larger
        Shutter lag Slightly more shutter lag
        Nikon D3300

        Nikon D3300

        Entry-level DSLR

        $647 with 18-55mm lens

        Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
        Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
        Dynamic range Less dynamic range
        Lowest price Slightly more expensive
        Canon EOS Rebel T5

        Canon EOS Rebel T5

        Entry-level DSLR

        $599 - $681 body only

        $549 - $823 with 18-55mm lens

        Lens focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
        Weight Slightly lighter
        Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality
        Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

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