Nikon D7100 vs Nikon D300S

Winner
Nikon D7100

100

Nikon D300S

85

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D7100

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
High true resolution
True resolution
24 MP
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300S

Thickness
Thin
2.9"
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
300 ms startup delay
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%

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

$629 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,150 with 18-140mm lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Movie continuous focus Doesn't focus continuously recording movies
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$474 body only

$459 with 18-55mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
GPS Has a GPS
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$468 - $597 body only

$500 - $647 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Weather sealed No weather sealing

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

$449 body only

Size Smaller
Lowest price Significantly cheaper
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$602 body only

True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Size Smaller
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$465 body only

Lowest price Significantly cheaper
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Storage slots Has fewer storage slots

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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 ...