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Interested in a entry level DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the top ten (out of 24) 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
$299
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years 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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Nikon D7200
$828
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D7200
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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Canon EOS 80D
$1,099
Entry-level DSLR, announced 7 months ago
Canon EOS 80D
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
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0.59x
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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25,600 ISO
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Nikon D5500
$636
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5500
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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Nikon D5300
$480
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years 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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Canon Rebel T5i
$429
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel T5i
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
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Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
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Canon EOS Rebel T6
$469
Entry-level DSLR, announced 6 months ago
Canon EOS Rebel T6
Announced
New
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March 2016
Weight
Light-weight
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485 g
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Canon EOS Rebel T6i
$799
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Canon EOS Rebel T6i
True resolution
High true resolution
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24 MP
Light sensitivity
High ISO
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25,600 ISO
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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Canon EOS Rebel T5
$274
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon EOS Rebel T5
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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$274.00
Weight
Light-weight
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480 g
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Nikon D7100
$125
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D7100
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
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13.7 EV
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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