Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D5300 #2 2 98
Nikon D7100 #1 2 100
Nikon D5300 Nikon D7100
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 95.0 85.0
Color depth 25.0 25.0
Dynamic range 25.0 23.7
Misc
Cross type focus points 13.1 22.5
Shutter lag 22.5 16.9
Viewfinder size 11.3 22.5
Popularity 16.0 8.0
Screen
Screen resolution 21.3 25.0
Screen size 25.0 25.0
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 5.0 6.2
Form factor
Viewfinder 22.5 25.0
Lens availability 5.0 5.0
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 311.6 314.9
Best total 314.9 314.9
Score 98 100
Nikon D5300 Nikon D7100
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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1,338 ISO 95.0 × 100.0 = 95.0 1,256 ISO 85.0 × 100.0 = 85.0
Color depth
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24 bits 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 24.2 bits 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Dynamic range
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13.9 EV 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 13.7 EV 95.0 × 25.0 = 23.7
Misc
Cross type focus points
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9 35.0 × 37.5 = 13.1 15 60.0 × 37.5 = 22.5
Shutter lag
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200 ms 60.0 × 37.5 = 22.5 251 ms 45.0 × 37.5 = 16.9
Viewfinder size
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0.54x 30.0 × 37.5 = 11.3 0.61x 60.0 × 37.5 = 22.5
Popularity
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225 80.0 × 20.0 = 16.0 109 40.0 × 20.0 = 8.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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1,037k dots 85.0 × 25.0 = 21.3 1,229k dots 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Screen size
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3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 3.2" 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
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 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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5 fps 40.0 × 12.5 = 5.0 6 fps 50.0 × 12.5 = 6.2
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentamirror 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Lens availability
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230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0 230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 60fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 60fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 311.6 Total 314.9
Best total 314.9 Best total 314.9
Nikon D5300 Score 98 Nikon D7100 Score 100