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 D3200
$319 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3200
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 125x96x76 mm
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
Weight
Light-weight
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505 g
Lowest price
Low price
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$319.00
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Nikon D5100
$378 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5100
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 127x96x78 mm
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
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Nikon D3300
$547 Entry-level DSLR, announced 10 months ago
Nikon D3300
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 124x98x75 mm
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
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
$547 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5200
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 129x98x78 mm
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
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205 lenses
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Nikon D5300
$650 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5300
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size 124x99x76 mm
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Nikon D7100
$1,047 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D7100
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
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
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6 fps
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Nikon D600
$1,360 Pro DSLR, announced over 2 years 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"
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
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300 ms startup delay
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Nikon DF
$1,494 Pro DSLR, announced a year ago
Nikon DF
Screen size
Large screen
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3.2"
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
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Shoot in extreme weather
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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3,279 ISO
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Nikon D610
$1,797 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 D750
$2,297 Pro DSLR, announced last month
Nikon D750
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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93.0
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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24.3 MP
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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.