Nikon D3100 Vs Nikon D3200 Vs Nikon D3300 Vs Nikon D5000 Vs Nikon D5100 Vs Nikon D5200 Comparison
ProductsD3100
Nikon D3100
D3200
Nikon D3200
D3300
Nikon D3300
D5000
Nikon D5000
D5100
Nikon D5100
D5200
Nikon D5200
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Whirlwire Rating2776125951358855161008313514
Video Features
FormatMP4 MP4
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
MP4 MP4 MP4
Microphone Mono
Speaker Mono
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 424p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
720p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
External mic inputN/A N/A
Storage
Storage SlotSD SD
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
SD SD SD
Storage Slot Amount1 1 1 1 1 N/A
Sensor
Other Resolutions4608 x 3072 4512 x 3000
  • 4512 x 3000
  • 3008 x 2000
N/A 3696 x 2448 N/A
Image Ratio3:2 3:2 3:2 3:2 3:2 3:2
Megapixels14.2 24.2 24.2 12.3 16.1 24.1
SizeAPS-C (23.1 x 15.4 mm) APS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm) APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorExpeed 2 EXPEED 3 Expeed 4 Expeed Expeed 2 EXPEED 3
Max ResolutionN/A 6016 x 4000 6000 x 4000 4288 x 2848 4928 x 3264 6000 x 4000
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0 2.7 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels230,000 921,000 921,000 230,000 921,000 921,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD TFT LCD with 160° viewing angle TFT LCD N/A TFT LCD monitor TFT LCD
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder Coverage95% 95% 95% 95% 95% 95%
Viewfinder magnification0.8x 0.8x 0.85 0.78x 0.78x 0.78x
Live ViewN/A
Articulated LCDN/A N/A N/A
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion EN-EL14 Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 EN-EL14a lithium-ion Nikon EN-EL9a Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 Lithium-Ion EN-EL14
Weight (grams)505 505 430 590 560 555
Dimensions124 x 96 x 75 mm 125 x 96 x 77 mm 124 x 98 x 76mm 127 x 104 x 80 mm 128 x 97 x 79 mm 129 x 98 x 78 mm
Battery Life (shots)N/A 540 700 510 N/A 660
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points11 11 11 11 11 39
Lens MountNikon F mount Nikon F mount Nikon F mount Nikon F mount Nikon F mount Nikon F mount
Crop1.5x 1.5x 1.5 1.5x 1.5x 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-6400 100-12800 100-12800 200-6400 100-25600 100-6400
ISO Minimum100 100 100 200 100 100
ISO Maximum6,400 12,800 25,600 6,400 25,600 25,600
White Balance Presets12 12 12 12 12 12
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW RAW N/A RAW
JPEG Quality LevelsFine Fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Basic
Fine Fine Fine
File FormatNEF NEF NEF NEF RAW NEF
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec 30 sec 30 sec 30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)12.0 12.0 12.0 17.0 12.0 12.0
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Auto
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow
  • Red-Eye Slow
  • Rear Curtain
N/A
  • Auto
  • Auto slow sync
  • Auto slow sync with red-eye reduction
  • Auto with red-eye reduction
  • Fill-flash
  • Off
  • Rear-curtain sync
  • Rear-curtain with slow sync
  • Red-eye Reduction
  • Red-eye reduction with slow sync
  • Slow Sync
N/A N/A N/A
FPS3 4 5 4 4 5
Self-timer
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Orientation Sensor
GPSOptional Optional Optional Optional Optional Optional
Exposure ModesN/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Scene ModesN/A N/A
  • Auto
  • Auto [Flash Off]
  • Child
  • Close-up
  • Landscape
  • Night Portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
N/A N/A N/A
Flash X Sync SpeedN/A N/A 1/200 N/A N/A N/A
Metering ModesN/A N/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot AF-area
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
N/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
AE BracketingN/A N/A N/A ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB BracketingN/A N/A N/A
Timelapse RecordingN/A N/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control Optional
WirelessN/A N/A Optional N/A N/A N/A
Body Type
Body TypedSLR Compact SLR Compact SLR Compact SLR Compact SLR Compact SLR
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