Interested in a cheap Nikon DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the the cheapest ten (out of 15) 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.

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Movie format
Sensor size
Nikon D3100
$280 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3100
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 124x96x73 mm
Thickness
Thin
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2.9"
Weight
Light-weight
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505 g
Lowest price
Low price
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$279.95
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Nikon D5100
$449 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5100
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Lowest price
Low price
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$449.00
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Nikon D3200
$497 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3200
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 125x96x76 mm
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.2 MP
Weight
Light-weight
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505 g
Lowest price
Low price
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$496.95
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Nikon D3300
$636 Entry-level DSLR, announced 4 months ago
Nikon D3300
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 124x98x75 mm
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.2 MP
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
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Nikon D5200
$647 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.1 MP
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
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Nikon D7000
$749 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D7000
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
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6 fps
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
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100%
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
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238 ms shutter lag
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Nikon D5300
$783 Entry-level DSLR, announced 7 months ago
Nikon D5300
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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1,037k dots
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 124x99x76 mm
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Nikon D7100
$1,147 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year 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
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
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Nikon D600
$1,613 Pro DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D600
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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94.0
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.2 MP
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
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Nikon D610
$1,897 Pro DSLR, announced 7 months 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"
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.2 MP
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
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discussion about the cheapest nikon DSLRs

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Alii (10:33 AM, June 01, 2013)
Wow. As a Photography hopefull 13 year old, these are pretty expensive. I hear the faint cry of craigslist calling my name....
 
rasho (11:19 AM, May 04, 2013)
we find ourselves in difficulty to get a cheapest price nikon dslr camera here in bangladesh.
most of the time we can't find the similarity of the prices in between international rate and local rate.