Interested in a entry level DSLR ? Here we've rounded up the top ten (out of 34) 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.

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Supports RAW
Movie format
Brand
Touch screen
Canon Rebel T3i
$200 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel T3i
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
Lowest price
Low price
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$199.95
Popularity
Very popular
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Among snapsort users
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Nikon D3200
$319 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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24.2 MP
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Nikon D5200
$544 Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year 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
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.2 bits
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13.9 EV
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Canon Rebel T5i
$200 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
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 D7100
$1,097 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
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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Nikon D5300
$720 Entry-level DSLR, announced 10 months 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
Color depth
Great color depth
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24 bits
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13.9 EV
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Nikon D3300
$597 Entry-level DSLR, announced 7 months 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
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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Nikon D5100
$370 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5100
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
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Great for movies
Sensor size
Large sensor
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APS-C 23.6x15.6mm
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 D7000
$701 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D7000
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
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13.9 EV
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
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0.62x
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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Canon Rebel T3
$276 Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel T3
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
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300 ms startup delay
Lowest price
Low price
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$275.99
Weight
Light-weight
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459 g
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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