Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D3300

Winner
Nikon D5500

100

Nikon D3300

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5500

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,037k dots
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3300

True resolution
High true resolution
24.2 MP
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 60fps
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

galleries

Explore our gallery of 45 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3300.

competitors

Nikon D5500 Competitors

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$469 - $597 body only

$559 - $647 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Weight Slightly heavier
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$397 body only

$500 - $513 with 18-55mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Lowest price Cheaper
Touch screen No touch screen
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $1,184 body only

$997 - $1,349 with 18-140mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Touch screen No touch screen

Nikon D3300 Competitors

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$313 body only

$349 with 18-55mm lens

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Battery life Significantly longer battery life
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$258 - $549 body only

$285 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$397 body only

$500 - $513 with 18-55mm lens

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

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