Category
Movie format
Supports RAW
Sensor size
Touch screen

Interested in one of the best Nikon DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the the best ten (out of 16) DSLRs from Nikon. You might also be interested in checking out DSLRs from other manufacturers such as Canon, Sony or Pentax.

DSLR

Digital SLRs (also called DSLRs) are the digital equivalent of the old film SLRs. SLR cameras all have interchangeable lenses, and an optical viewfinder that lets you look through the lens and see exactly what the camera will capture when you take a photo.

Nikon D3200
$300
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3200
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size (125×96×77 mm)
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
Thickness
Thin
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3"
Weight
Light-weight
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505 g
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Nikon D5300
$560
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5300
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size (124×99×76 mm)
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Nikon D3300
$430
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D3300
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size (124×98×76 mm)
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
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Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
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Nikon D5200
$413
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size (129×98×78 mm)
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
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Nikon D750
$1,997
Pro DSLR, announced 10 months ago
Nikon D750
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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93.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
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1,229k dots
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Nikon D610
$1,200
Pro DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D610
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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94.0
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
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6 fps
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Nikon D7100
$759
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D7100
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
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1,229k dots
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
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Nikon D810
$2,997
Pro DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D810
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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97.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
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1,229k dots
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Nikon D7200
$958
Entry-level DSLR, announced 5 months ago
Nikon D7200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
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1,228k dots
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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25,600 ISO
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Nikon D800
$1,799
Pro DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D800
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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95.0
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
True resolution
High true resolution
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36.2 MP
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
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discussion about the best nikon DSLRs

Showing 3 comments

Zack (6:14 AM, May 20, 2015)
Models with 4-digit numbers are entry-level, 3-digit numbers are mid-level, 1-digit numbers are pro-level
 
yourmom (0:09 PM, May 18, 2014)
Hahaha Najeeb?! Seriously? D7100 is one of the best.
 
najeeb (0:38 PM, May 11, 2014)
d7100 is mid level dslr...why you mention there it is entry leve