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Interested in a entry level DSLR that shoot 1080p video? Here we've rounded up the top ten (out of 24) entry level DSLRs that shoot 1080p video . Some of the top manufacturers of entry level DSLRs that shoot 1080p video 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.

Shoot 1080p HD video

Only recently have manufacturers started making DSLRs that shoot video. Most new DSLRs shoot 720p or 1080p HD video. Shooting video with a DSLR is usually not as simple/easy as with a regular digital camera, but the results can look incredible, especially with wide aperture lenses.

Canon Rebel T5i
$465
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel T5i
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 30fps
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 D3200
$300
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D3200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 30fps
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.1 bits
True resolution
High true resolution
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24.1 MP
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
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400 ms startup delay
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Nikon D3300
$477
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D3300
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
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1,385 ISO
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 D5300
$560
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Nikon D5300
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
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
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Nikon D5200
$413
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D5200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
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
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Canon EOS Rebel T5
$370
Entry-level DSLR, announced over a year ago
Canon EOS Rebel T5
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 30fps
Lowest price
Low price
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$369.95
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Nikon D7100
$759
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Nikon D7100
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
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 D5500
$580
Entry-level DSLR, announced 7 months ago
Nikon D5500
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
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
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.1 bits
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Nikon D7200
$958
Entry-level DSLR, announced 5 months ago
Nikon D7200
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 60fps
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
Color depth
Great color depth
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24.5 bits
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Canon Rebel SL1
$399
Entry-level DSLR, announced over 2 years ago
Canon Rebel SL1
Movie format
Full HD
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1080p @ 30fps
Touch screen
Touch screen
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Less buttons
HDR
In-camera HDR
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Combines multiple exposures
Size
Really small
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Prosumer size (117×91×69 mm)
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discussion about entry level DSLRs that shoot 1080p video

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Eddie Louis Dubrovnick (9:25 AM, January 30, 2015)
Flip out screen seems de rigueur to shoot a movie. Comments?