Movie format
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Touch screen
Supports RAW

Interested in a cheap entry level DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the the cheapest ten (out of 15) entry level DSLRs . Some of the top manufacturers of entry level DSLRs are Nikon, Canon and Pentax.

Entry level DSLR

Entry level DSLRs offer a good compromise between ease of use and power. Entry level DSLRs can be used in full automatic mode if you want, or you can start to learn more about photography and use controls such as aperture, shutter, ISO and more.

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 D3300
$447
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,385 ISO
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.3 bits
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.2 MP
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Canon EOS Rebel T6
$449
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
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Announced
New
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March 2016
Lowest price
Low price
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$449.00
Popularity
Very popular
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Among snapsort users
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Nikon D3400
$479
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
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Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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230 lenses
Badge
Great battery life
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1200 shots
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Canon EOS Rebel T5
$495
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
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Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Lowest price
Low price
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$494.95
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Nikon D5500
$549
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,438 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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84.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.1 bits
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Pentax K-70
$599
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
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Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
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0.62x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
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  1. Sensor shift
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
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Nikon D5600
$647
Entry-level DSLR, announced a year ago
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Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Fewer buttons
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Canon EOS Rebel T6i
$799
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Screen resolution
High resolution screen
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1,040k dots
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Nikon D7200
$799
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,333 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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87.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.5 bits
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Pentax K-S2
$799
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
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Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
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0.62x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
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  1. Sensor shift
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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51,200 ISO
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
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