Nikon D3200 vs Sony SLT A58

Winner
Nikon D3200

100

Sony SLT A58

87

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3200

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
24.1 MP
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
400 ms startup delay
Really small
Size
Prosumer size (125×96×77 mm)
 

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A58

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.65x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
8 fps
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3200.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT A58.

competitors

Nikon D3200 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$402 body only

$349 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$455 with 18-55mm lens

Weight Slightly lighter
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$326 body only

$399 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

Sony SLT A58 Competitors

Sony SLT A57

Sony SLT A57

Entry-level DSLR

$276 body only

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Much larger screen
True resolution Significantly lower true resolution
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$439 body only

$500 - $515 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$444 - $498 body only

$500 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Focus points Many more focus points
Autofocus Slower autofocus

discussion

Nikon D3200
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Avatar for Shravan Shastry Shravan Shastry (5:54 PM, May 06, 2014)
yes ma hhj sony is much more better than nikon d3200
 
akm (2:19 PM, April 12, 2014)
this website is stupid i just go for specs not for the results he calculate things like popularity and stupid things
 
hhj (10:39 AM, June 24, 2013)
how Nikon became the winner, in only one factor it overcomes Sony a 58 that it has a 24MP. and also ISO, all other factors are not important. but Sony has much more features than Nikon.