Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D3300 #1 8 100
Sony SLT A58 #2 8 80
Nikon D3300 Sony SLT A58
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 95.0 35.0
Color depth 25.0 22.5
Dynamic range 22.5 21.3
Misc
Cross type focus points 0.0 3.8
Shutter lag 0.0 5.6
Viewfinder size 13.1 28.1
Popularity 11.0 1.0
Screen
Screen resolution 18.8 8.7
Screen size 22.5 16.2
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 20.0
Continuous shooting 5.0 8.1
Form factor
Viewfinder 22.5 15.0
Lens availability 5.0 2.5
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 265.4 212.9
Best total 265.4 265.4
Score 100 80
Nikon D3300 Sony SLT A58
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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1,385 ISO 95.0 × 100.0 = 95.0 753 ISO 35.0 × 100.0 = 35.0
Color depth
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24.3 bits 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 23.3 bits 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Dynamic range
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13.2 EV 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 12.5 EV 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3
Misc
Cross type focus points
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1 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0 3 10.0 × 37.5 = 3.8
Shutter lag
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Unknown 0.0 × 37.5 = 0.0 326 ms 15.0 × 37.5 = 5.6
Viewfinder size
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0.55x 35.0 × 37.5 = 13.1 0.65x 75.0 × 37.5 = 28.1
Popularity
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1,044 55.0 × 20.0 = 11.0 89 5.0 × 20.0 = 1.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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921k dots 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8 460k dots 35.0 × 25.0 = 8.7
Screen size
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3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 2.7" 65.0 × 25.0 = 16.2
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
  1. Sensor shift
80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Continuous shooting
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5 fps 40.0 × 12.5 = 5.0 8 fps 65.0 × 12.5 = 8.1
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 Digital 60.0 × 25.0 = 15.0
Lens availability
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230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0 126 lenses 50.0 × 5.0 = 2.5
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 60fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 30fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 265.4 Total 212.9
Best total 265.4 Best total 265.4
Nikon D3300 Score 100 Sony SLT A58 Score 80