Nikon D3300 vs Nikon D7200

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Nikon D3300
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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
Slightly more total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a total megapixel count of 24.78MP, however the Nikon D7200 is only a 24.72MP digital camera (0.060000000000002MP less).
A lot smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a maximum aperture of 36, but the Nikon D7200 is only a 22 maximum aperture digital camera (14 bigger).
Significantly shorter flash sync-speed Edit
The Nikon D3300 is a 0.01s flash sync-speed digital camera. That's 0.99s shorter than the Nikon D7200 (1s).
Lighter Edit
The Nikon D3300 is a 410g digital camera. That's 265g lighter than the Nikon D7200 (675g). 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.

£315 cheaper
The Nikon D3300 is £315 cheaper than the Nikon D7200.
More popular
The Nikon D3300 is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 2006 by sales volume in our digital cameras, whereas the Nikon D7200 ranks No. 6989.
User reviews are a little better
The Nikon D3300 has an average user review score of 95% based on 430 reviews, whereas the Nikon D7200 has an average rating of 94% (based on 104 reviews).
9 Reasons For
Fourty more auto focus points Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 51.00 auto focus point digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3300 only has 11.00 auto focus points.
12,800 higher maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a maximum ISO speed of 25,600, however the Nikon D3300 is only a 12,800 maximum ISO speed digital camera (12,800 lower).
One more memory slot Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a two memory slot digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3300 only has one memory slot.
A bit larger screen size Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 3.2" screen digital camera, whereas the Nikon D3300 is only a 3" screen digital camera (0.2" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

307,800 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a display resolution of 1,228,800 pixels, but the Nikon D3300 is only a 921,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (307,800 pixels lower).
A little higher lens magnification ratio Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a lens magnification ratio of 0.94x, however the Nikon D3300 is only a 0.85x lens magnification ratio digital camera (0.09x 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.

Bigger eye relief Edit
The Nikon D7200 has an eye relief of 19.5mm. That's 1.5mm bigger than the Nikon D3300 (19.5mm). 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.

Four hundred and ten more shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Nikon D7200 is 1110.00, but the Nikon D3300 only takes 700.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Expert reviews are better
Based on 66 reviews, the Nikon D7200 has an average expert review score of 86%, however the Nikon D3300 has an average rating of 80% (based on 92 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Fourty less auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Nikon D3300 is 11.00, but the Nikon D7200 only has 51.00 auto focus points.
12,800 lower maximum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a maximum ISO speed of 12,800, whereas the Nikon D7200 is a 25,600 maximum ISO speed digital camera (12,800 higher).
One less memory slot Edit
The number of memory slots on the Nikon D3300 is one, but the Nikon D7200 only has two memory slots.
0.2" smaller screen size Edit
Nikon D3300 is only 3" screen, but the Nikon D7200 is a 3.2" screen digital camera (0.2" larger). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

A lot lower display resolution Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a display resolution of 921,000 pixels, however the Nikon D7200 is a 1,228,800 pixels display resolution digital camera (307,800 pixels higher).
0.09x lower lens magnification ratio Edit
The Nikon D3300 has a lens magnification ratio of 0.85x, whereas the Nikon D7200 is a 0.94x lens magnification ratio digital camera (0.09x 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.

9% smaller eye relief Edit
The Nikon D3300 is an 18mm Eye relief digital camera. That's 1.5mm smaller than the Nikon D7200 (19.5mm). 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.

Four hundred and ten less shots per battery charge Edit
The Nikon D3300 takes 700.00 shots per battery charge, however the Nikon D7200 only takes 1110.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Lower expert review Score
The average expert rating of the Nikon D3300 is 80%, whereas the average expert rating of the Nikon D7200 is 86% (based on 66 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
0.060000000000002MP less total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a total megapixel count of 24.72MP, but the Nikon D3300 is a 24.78MP digital camera (0.060000000000002MP more).
14 bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a maximum aperture of 22, whereas the Nikon D3300 is a 36 maximum aperture digital camera (14 smaller).
99% longer flash sync-speed Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 1s flash sync-speed digital camera. That's 0.99s longer than the Nikon D3300 (1s).
40% heavier Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 675g digital camera. That's 265g heavier than the Nikon D3300 (675g). 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.

£315 more expensive
The Nikon D7200 is more expensive than the Nikon D3300 by £315.
Over one year older
The Nikon D7200 is older than the Nikon D3300 by 16 months.
Worse selling
The Nikon D7200 ranks No. 6989 by sales volume, however the Nikon D3300 ranks No. 2006.
Marginally Lower user review Score
The Nikon D7200's average user rating is 94%, however the Nikon D3300's is 95% (based on 430 reviews).

Awards

13 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Camera Labs: Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Recommended
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What Digital Camera: Gold
13 Awards
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Digital Versus: 5 Star
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DP Review: Silver
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
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PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
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Date Released

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
Megapixel Count
24.2MP 24.2MP
Image Stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
Maximum Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
 6000 x 4000
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.5 x 15.6 23.5 x 15.6
Total Megapixel Count
24.78MP
BEST
24.72MP
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 DX
 DX
Aspect Ratio
 3:2
 16:9
 3:2
 16:9

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.8x
Maximum Aperture
36
BEST
22
Minimum Aperture
3.5 3.5
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 210mm
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 27mm
Focal Length Range
18 - 55 18 - 105
Lens Structure
11/8 15/11
Lens Mount Interface
 Nikon F
 Nikon F
Aspheric Element
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Diaphragm Blades
Unknown - Click to provide data 7
Filter Size
52mm 67mm
Lens Mount
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 selective
 Selective Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 selective
 Selective Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus assist beam
Auto Focus Point
11 51
BEST
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 64
 80
 100
 160
 200
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
Maximum ISO Speed
12,800 25,600
BEST
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Auto Exposure Lock
 Auto exposure lock
 Auto exposure lock
Light Metering Mode
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Partial
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Partial
Light Exposure Correction
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Shutter Speed Setting
 B
 T
 B
 T
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Forced off
 Second curtain synchro
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Forced off
 Second curtain synchro
Flash Guide
12m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Sync-Speed
0.01s
BEST
1s
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
 Shoe mounting point
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
60fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 960
 1280 x 720
 960 x 540
 640 x 424
 640 x 360
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 960
 1280 x 720
 960 x 540
 640 x 424
 640 x 360
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 640x424@30fps
 640x424@25fps
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 640x424@30fps
 640x424@25fps
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
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Mono
 Mono
Noise Reduction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Noise reduction

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slot
1 2
BEST

Display

Screen Size
3" 3.2"
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Vari-angle LCD display
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Touch Sensitive Screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Touch sensitive screen
Display Resolution
921,000 pixels 1,228,800 pixels
BEST
Second Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Second display

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.85x 0.94x
BEST
Viewfinder
 Optical
 Optical

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
 PictBridge
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
 Microphone in socket
 Microphone in socket
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0

Camera

GPS
 GPS
 GPS
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Sunny
 Manual
 Direct sunlight
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Sunny
 Manual
 Direct sunlight
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Movie
 Manual
 Auto
 Program
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Movie
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Negative film
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Split screen
 Black&White
 Negative film
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Split screen
 Black&White
Self-Timer
2,5,10,20 2,5,10,20
Multi-Shot Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Multi-shot mode
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
 Dioptre correction
 Dioptre correction
Anti-Dust Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Anti-dust function
Image Editing Mode
 Rotating
 Trimming
 Resizing
 Crop
 Rotating
 Trimming
 Resizing
 Crop
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
 Tripod mount
 Tripod mount
Multi Burst Mode
 Multi burst mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
Direct Printing
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Direct printing
Diopter Adjustment
-1.7 - 0.5 -2 - 1
Eye Relief
18mm 19.5mm
BEST
Scene Mode
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Party (indoor)
 Sunset
 Pet
 Food
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Landscape
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Party (indoor)
 Sunset
 Pet
 Food
Display Language
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 INC
 SRP
 KAZ
 Multi
 BEN
 DAN
 DUT
 ARA
 GRE
 EST
 SCR
 BUL
 HEB
 SER
 CZE
 UKR
 THA
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 RUM
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 INC
 SRP
 KAZ
 Multi
 BEN

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
410g
BEST
675g
Height
98mm 106.5mm
Depth
75.5mm 76mm
Width
124mm 135.5mm
Lens Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 420g
Lens Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 89mm
Lens Diameter
Unknown - Click to provide data 76mm
Weight Including Battery
460g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 1
Battery Size
Unknown - Click to provide data EN-EL15
Battery Capacity
1,230mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Shot Per Battery Charge
700 shots 1,110 shots
BEST
Battery Voltage
7.2V Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

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

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 WiFi connectivity
Near Field Communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near field communication

Other Features

Video Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Video recording
Built-In Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash

Technical Details

Image Processor
 EXPEED 4
 EXPEED 4
Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-timer
Feedback