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Advantages of the Nikon D3200

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Advantages of the Nikon D3300

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Low light performance
Significantly lower noise at high ISO
1,385 ISO vs 1,131 ISO
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The D3300 has a slight edge (0.3 f-stops) in low-noise, high-ISO performance
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
Panorama
Can create panoramas in-camera
Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Viewfinder size
Larger viewfinder
0.55x vs 0.52x
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Around 20% larger viewfinder
Color depth
Better color depth
24.3 bits vs 24.1 bits
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Almost the same
Overall image quality
Slightly better image quality
82.0 vs 81.0
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Almost the same
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
Lowest price
Cheaper
$446.95 vs $675.37
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The best price we've seen is $228 cheaper (more than 30% less)
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
              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
              Weight Light weight Help
              D3200505 g
              D3300430 g
              Common Weaknesses
              Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
              1/4000 of a second
              Light sensitivity (boost) Poor boost ISO Help
              D320012,800 ISO
              D330025,600 ISO
              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
              Cross type focus points Few cross-type focus points Help
              1
              Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
              95%
              Storage slots Fewer storage slots Help
              1
              GPS No built-in GPS Help
              Missing geo-tagging
              Viewfinder Both have pentamirror viewfinders Help
              Pentamirror
              Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
              Need to shelter it from weather
              Focus points Few focus points Help
              11
              Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
              Risk of blur
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
              More buttons
              Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
              400 ms startup delay
              Dynamic range Poor dynamic range Help
              13.2 EV
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              D32004 fps
              D33005 fps
              Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
              D32000.52x
              D33000.55x
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              921k dots
              Screen size Very small screens Help
              3"

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