Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D3300

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Nikon D3200
Nikon D3300

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
22 smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Nikon D3200 has a maximum aperture of 22, whereas the Nikon D3300 is only a unknown maximum aperture digital camera (22 bigger).
Vastly bigger eye relief Edit
The Nikon D3200 has an eye relief of 18mm. That's 18mm bigger than the Nikon D3300 (unknownmm). Read more

Eye relief (also known as eye point) refers to how far away from the eye piece your eye can be and you can still see the full frame of the image that will be taken.

A larger eye relief distance is useful for people who wear glasses, meaning that they can't put their eye directly on the eye piece.

21.5mm shorter Edit
Nikon D3200 is 76.5mm tall, but the Nikon D3300 is a 98mm tall digital camera (21.5mm taller).
£267 cheaper
The Nikon D3200 costs £266.68 less than the Nikon D3300.
Available from 12 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
More popular
The Nikon D3200 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 2905 by sales volume in our digital cameras, however the Nikon D3300 ranks No. 8200.
Three more awards
The Nikon D3200 has 16 awards, whereas the Nikon D3300 has 13 awards.
Expert reviews are marginally better
The Nikon D3200 has an average expert review score of 81% based on 104 reviews, however the Nikon D3300 has an average rating of 80% (based on 92 reviews).
8 Reasons For
0.080000000000002MP more total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a total megapixel count of 24.78MP, but the Nikon D3200 is only a 24.7MP digital camera (0.080000000000002MP less).
6,400 higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a maximum ISO speed of 12,800, however the Nikon D3200 is only a 6,400 maximum ISO speed digital camera (6,400 lower).
30fps higher JPEG frame rate Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a JPEG frame rate of 60fps, but the Nikon D3200 is only a 30fps JPEG frame rate digital camera (30fps lower).
Marginally higher lens magnification ratio Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a lens magnification ratio of 0.85x, however the Nikon D3200 is only a 0.8x lens magnification ratio digital camera (0.05x lower). Read more

The lens magnification ratio is the ratio between the true size of the object being photographed and the size of the object when projected on to the camera's sensor.

A higher lens magnification ratio is important for macro photography as it allows you to focus on very small object very close to the lens.

Lighter Edit
The Nikon D3300 is a 410g digital camera. That's 45g lighter than the Nikon D3200 (410g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

A lot thinner Edit
The Nikon D3300 is a 75.5mm deep digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3200 is a 96mm deep digital camera (20.5mm thicker).
1mm narrower Edit
The Nikon D3300 is a 124mm wide digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3200 is a 125mm wide digital camera (1mm wider).
Bigger battery capacity Edit
Nikon D3300 is 1,230mAh battery, but the Nikon D3200 is only a unknownmAh battery digital camera (1,230mAh smaller).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Moderately less total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D3200 has a total megapixel count of 24.7MP, but the Nikon D3300 is a 24.78MP digital camera (0.080000000000002MP more).
Vastly lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D3200 has a maximum ISO speed of 6,400, however the Nikon D3300 is a 12,800 maximum ISO speed digital camera (6,400 higher).
Lower JPEG frame rate Edit
The Nikon D3200 has a JPEG frame rate of 30fps, but the Nikon D3300 is a 60fps JPEG frame rate digital camera (30fps higher).
0.05x lower lens magnification ratio Edit
The Nikon D3200 has a lens magnification ratio of 0.8x, however the Nikon D3300 is a 0.85x lens magnification ratio digital camera (0.05x higher). Read more

The lens magnification ratio is the ratio between the true size of the object being photographed and the size of the object when projected on to the camera's sensor.

A higher lens magnification ratio is important for macro photography as it allows you to focus on very small object very close to the lens.

Heavier Edit
The Nikon D3200 is a 455g digital camera. That's 45g heavier than the Nikon D3300 (410g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

20.5mm thicker Edit
The Nikon D3200 is a 96mm deep digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3300 is a 75.5mm deep digital camera (20.5mm thinner).
Slightly wider Edit
The Nikon D3200 is a 125mm wide digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3300 is a 124mm wide digital camera (1mm narrower).
7 Reasons Against
Taller Edit
Nikon D3300 is 98mm tall, but the Nikon D3200 is a 76.5mm tall digital camera (21.5mm shorter).
£267 more expensive
The Nikon D3300 is more expensive than the Nikon D3200 by £266.68.
Less retailers
Only 1 shop sell the Nikon D3300, whereas 13 retailers sell the Nikon D3200. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Five months older
The Nikon D3300 is older than the Nikon D3200 by five months.
Worse selling
The Nikon D3300 ranks No. 8200 by sales volume, however the Nikon D3200 ranks No. 2905.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Nikon D3300 has received 13 awards, the Nikon D3200 has received 16 awards.
A bit Lower expert review Score
The Nikon D3300's average expert rating is 80%, however the Nikon D3200's is 81% (based on 104 reviews).

Awards

16 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Akam.no: Recommended
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
CNET.co.uk: Editor's Choice
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
gadgetspeak.com: Highly Recommended
hardwarezone.com.ph: Recommended
onfoto.ru: Silver
pcforalla.idg.se: Good Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Techradar: Best in Class
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
tweakers.net: Very Good
What Digital Camera: Gold
13 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Camera Labs: Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Recommended
ljudochbild.se: Especially Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended 5 Star
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 5 Star
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

21 months Ago 25 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
Megapixel Count
24.2MP 24.2MP
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 6016 x 4000
 4512 x 3000
 3008 x 2000
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
BEST
 6016 x 4000
 4512 x 3000
 3008 x 2000
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
Maximum Image Resolution
 6016 x 4000
BEST
 6016 x 4000
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.2 x 15.4 23.5 x 15.6
Total Megapixel Count
24.7MP 24.78MP
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 3:2
 3:2
BEST

Design

Colour
 Red
 Red

Lens System

Maximum Aperture
22 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
3.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
18 - 200 18 - 55
Lens Structure
16/13 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Nikon F
 Nikon F
Diaphragm Blades
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
62mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
 Auto focus lock
 Auto focus lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus assist beam
Auto Focus Point
11 11
Focus Points Selection
 Auto
 Auto
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 Manual
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
BEST
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 12800
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 12800
Maximum ISO Speed
6,400 12,800
BEST
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Auto Exposure Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto exposure lock
Light Metering Mode
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1s
Shutter Speed Setting
 B
 T
 B
 T
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Fill-in
 Flash off
Flash Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data 12m
Flash Sync-Speed
0.01s 0.01s
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps 60fps
BEST
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 424
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 424
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Mono
 Mono

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slot
1 1

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 TFT
BEST
 TFT
Field of View
100% 100%
Display Resolution
921,000 pixels 921,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.8x 0.85x
BEST
Viewfinder
 Optical
 Optical

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
 PictBridge
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in socket
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0

Camera

GPS
 GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Custom modes
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Sunny
 Custom modes
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Movie
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Movie
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,5,10,20 2,5,10,20
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dioptre correction
Image Editing Mode
 Rotating
 Rotating
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
Live View
 Live view
 Live view
Tripod Mount
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod mount
Multi Burst Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi burst mode
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Diopter Adjustment
-1.7 - 0.5 -1.7 - 0.5
Eye Relief
18mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Mode
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Panorama
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Panorama
Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 BUL
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
On Screen Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
455g 410g
BEST
Height
76.5mm
BEST
98mm
Depth
96mm 75.5mm
BEST
Width
125mm 124mm
BEST
Lens Weight
405g Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Length
78.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Diameter
70mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight Including Battery
505g 460g
BEST

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
EN-EL14 EN-EL14a
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,230mAh
Battery Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2V

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
0 - 85 0 - 85
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

Included Cable
 USB
 AV
 USB
 AV
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Included Battery Charger
 Included battery charger
 Included battery charger
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case

Other Features

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
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