Nikon D7100 vs Nikon D300S

Winner
Nikon D7100

100

Nikon D300S

85

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D7100

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300S

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
Storage slots
More storage slots
2

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D7100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D300S.

competitors

Nikon D7100 Competitors

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$803 - $997 body only

$1,077 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Light sensitivity (boost) Better boost ISO
Shutter lag Significantly less shutter lag
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies
Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$697 body only

$797 with 18-55mm lens

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$405 body only

$470 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Shutter lag Significantly less shutter lag
Weather sealed No weather sealing

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$899 body only

$850 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Overall image quality Better image quality
Cross type focus points Fewer cross-type focus points
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D700

Nikon D700

Pro DSLR

$3,916 body only

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Better image quality
Movie format Does not take movies

discussion

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Avatar for Kresten Bruun Kresten Bruun (0:06 PM, October 11, 2013)
The Nikon D7100 HAS a


Built-in focus motor


Autofocuses with more lenses
























just like D300/s and a lot of other Nikon cameras ...