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Advantages of the Nikon D3200

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Lowest price
Cheaper
$269.00 vs $349.00
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The best price we've seen is $80 cheaper (more than 20% less)
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Advantages of the Nikon D3300

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Movie format
Higher frame rate movies
1080p @ 60fps vs 1080p @ 30fps
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Both shoot Full HD (1080p) video, but D3200 does so at a lower frame rate
Viewfinder size
Larger viewfinder
0.55x vs 0.52x
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Around 20% larger viewfinder
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
5 fps vs 4 fps
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Around 30% faster continuous shooting
Battery life
Longer battery life
700 shots vs 540 shots
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Around 30% more shots per battery charge
Weight
Lighter
430 g vs 505 g
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More than 10% lighter
Thickness
Thinner
3" vs 3"
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Almost the same
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              similarities

              Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

              Common Strengths
              Low light performance Very low noise at high ISO Help
              D32001,131 ISO
              D33001,385 ISO
              Overall image quality Extremely good image quality Help
              D320081.0
              D330082.0
              Color depth Excellent color depth Help
              D320024.1 bits
              D330024.3 bits
              Movie continuous focus Focus continuously recording movies Help
              Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
              Lens availability Many lenses available Help
              230 lenses
              External mic jack Have external mic jacks Help
              Record higher quality audio with a microphone
              Size Fairly small Help
              D3200125×96×77 mm
              D3300124×98×76 mm
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              D3200$269.00
              D3300$349.00
              Weight Light weight Help
              D3200505 g
              D3300430 g
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/4000 of a second
              Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
              Won't autofocus with all lenses
              HDR Neither has in-camera HDR Help
              You could do HDR manually
              Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
              400 ms startup delay
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging
              Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
              95%
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              13.2 EV
              Viewfinder Both have pentamirror viewfinders Help
              Pentamirror
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
              Need to shelter it from weather
              Focus points Few focus points Help
              11
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              D32004 fps
              D33005 fps
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              921k dots
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              3"

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