Interested in a entry level DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the top ten (out of 27) 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 D5300
$697
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5300
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,338 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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83.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24 bits
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Nikon D3200
$309
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3200
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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81.0
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.1 bits
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13.2 EV
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.1 MP
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Canon Rebel T5i
$590
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Canon Rebel T5i
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Less buttons
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
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5 fps
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Nikon D7100
$997
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D7100
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,256 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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83.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.2 bits
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Nikon D5200
$480
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5200
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,284 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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24.2 bits
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Canon Rebel T3i
$499
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel T3i
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Nikon D3300
$396
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D3300
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,385 ISO
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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82.0
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.3 bits
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Canon EOS Rebel T5
$449
Entry-level DSLR, announced a year ago
Canon EOS Rebel T5
Announced
New
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February, 2014
Weight
Light-weight
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480 g
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Nikon D5100
$349
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5100
Overall image quality
Great image quality
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80.0
Color depth
Great color depth
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23.5 bits
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13 EV
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
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Canon Rebel SL1
$449
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Canon Rebel SL1
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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12,800 ISO
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Less buttons
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Light sensitivity (boost)
High ISO (boost)
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25,600 ISO
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discussion about entry level DSLRs

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zooley (2:13 PM, May 27, 2013)
what about the sony a57