Nikon D3100 vs Olympus E-600

Winner
Nikon D3100

54

Olympus E-600

28

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3100

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 24fps
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Autofocuses shooting video
Badge
Contrast detection
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus E-600

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Size
Really small
Prosumer size (130×94×60 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.4"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3100.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus E-600.

competitors

Nikon D3100 Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$309 body only

$348 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$479 body only

$350 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Size Slightly larger
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$377 body only

$390 - $419 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Thickness Thicker

Olympus E-600 Competitors

Olympus E-620

Olympus E-620

Entry-level DSLR

$350 body only

$849 with 14-42mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Color depth Worse color depth
Olympus E-3

Olympus E-3

Entry-level DSLR

$790 body only

$1,490 with 14-54mm lens

Weather sealed Weather sealed
Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Screen size Much smaller screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$287 body only

$358 with 14-42mm lens

Movie format Shoots movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Color depth Worse color depth

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