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Advantages of the Nikon D3300

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True resolution
Much higher true resolution
24.2 MP vs 24 MP
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Almost the same
External mic jack
Has an external mic jack
Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
Thickness
Slightly thinner
3" vs 3"
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Almost the same
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Advantages of the Nikon D3400

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Built-in focus motor
Has a built-in focus motor
Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Battery life
Significantly longer battery life
1200 shots vs 700 shots
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More than 70% more shots per battery charge
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$329.00 vs $399.00
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The best price we've seen is $70 cheaper (around 20% less)
Weight
Slightly lighter
395 g vs 430 g
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Around 10% lighter
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similarities

Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

Common Strengths
Lens availability Many lenses available Help
230 lenses
Autofocus Both use faster phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
Weight Light weight Help
D3300430 g
D3400395 g
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
D3300$399.00
D3400$329.00
Common Weaknesses
Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
GPS No built-in GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging
Thickness Quite thick Help
3"
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
95%
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible
Viewfinder Both have pentamirror viewfinders Help
Pentamirror
Focus points Few focus points Help
11
Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
5 fps
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
D330012,800 ISO
D340025,600 ISO
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
0.55x

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Avatar for Jay Donahue Jay Donahue (0:05 AM, December 10, 2017)
There's no way the D3400 has a built-in focus motor.