Nikon D3300 vs Nikon D3100

Winner
Nikon D3300

100

Nikon D3100

71

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3300

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
921k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
24.2 MP
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
5 fps
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3100

Size
Really small
Prosumer size (124×97×74 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.9"
Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 24fps
Live view
Has live view
Preview your photos

galleries

Explore our gallery of 45 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3300.
Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3100.

competitors

Nikon D3300 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$474 body only

$458 - $500 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$711 body only

$1,097 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$320 body only

$394 - $497 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

Nikon D3100 Competitors

Nikon D3000

Nikon D3000

Entry-level DSLR

$600 with 18-55mm, 55-200mm lenses

Thickness Much thinner
Size Significantly smaller
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$298 - $550 body only

$345 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$355 with 75-300mm lens

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger

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Avatar for David Ruiz David Ruiz (2:53 AM, November 03, 2015)
Is the difference that big ?