Compared toThe best recent digital cameras

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D3100 #72 270 57
Sony Alpha NEX-3 #168 270 44
Nikon D3100 Sony Alpha NEX-3
Score Weight Score Weight
Misc
Popularity
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24 424 021 35.0 x 100.0 = 35.0 1 251 105 5.0 x 100.0 = 5.0
Lens
Wide angle
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Unknown 0.0 x 45.5 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 x 45.5 = 0.0
Aperture
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Unknown 0.0 x 27.3 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 x 27.3 = 0.0
Telephoto lenses
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Unknown 0.0 x 22.7 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 x 22.7 = 0.0
Sensor
Sensor size
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APS-C 23.1x15.4mm 45.0 x 45.5 = 20.5 APS-C 23.4x15.6mm 45.0 x 45.5 = 20.5
Light sensitivity
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3,200 ISO 5.0 x 27.3 = 1.4 12,800 ISO 5.0 x 27.3 = 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost)
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12,800 ISO 5.0 x 9.1 = 0.5 None 0.0 x 9.1 = 0.0
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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67.0 60.0 x 45.5 = 27.3 68.0 60.0 x 45.5 = 27.3
Screen
Screen resolution
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230k dots 15.0 x 18.2 = 2.7 920k dots 65.0 x 18.2 = 11.8
Screen size
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3.0" 55.0 x 18.2 = 10.0 3.0" 55.0 x 18.2 = 10.0
Touch screen
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No 0.0 x 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 x 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 24fps 25.0 x 27.3 = 6.8 720p @ 30fps 15.0 x 27.3 = 4.1
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 x 9.1 = 0.0 None 0.0 x 9.1 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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3 fps 5.0 x 4.5 = 0.2 7 fps 15.0 x 4.5 = 0.7
Total 104.3 Total 80.7
Best total 180.9 Best total 180.9
Nikon D3100 Score 57 Sony Alpha NEX-3 Score 44