Updated (March 2012): Compare the Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D3S

Nikon D3S vs Nikon D3200

Winner
Nikon D3S

150

Nikon D3200

100

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3S

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
3,253 ISO
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.70x
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
9 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
13.2 EV
True resolution
High true resolution
24.1 MP
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Overall image quality
Great image quality
81.0

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3200.
Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3S.

competitors

Nikon D3S Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,419 - $1,497 body only

$1,899 - $1,997 with 24-120mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Battery life Much shorter battery life
Nikon D3

Nikon D3

Pro DSLR

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Nikon D700

Nikon D700

Pro DSLR

$105 body only

Size Significantly smaller
Viewfinder size Slightly larger viewfinder
Startup delay Much more startup delay

Nikon D3200 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$402 body only

$397 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$295 - $549 body only

$346 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100

Entry-level DSLR

$350 body only

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution

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