Nikon D7100 vs Nikon D300S

Winner
Nikon D7100

100

Nikon D300S

84

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

$799 - $997 body only

$1,072 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

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

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$697 body only

$796 - $797 with 18-55mm lens

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$899 body only

$849 with 18-55mm lens

Shutter lag Less shutter lag
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$899 body only

$849 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 D500

Nikon D500

Pro DSLR

$1,599 - $1,897 body only

$2,456 - $2,497 with 16-80mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
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 ...