Nikon D3200 Vs Nikon D3300 Vs Sony Alpha SLT-A65 Vs Sony Alpha a5100 Comparison
ProductsD3200
Nikon D3200
D3300
Nikon D3300
Alpha SLT-A65
Sony Alpha SLT-A65
Alpha a5100
Sony Alpha a5100
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Whirlwire Rating12595135881574012555
Video Features
FormatMP4
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
  • XAVC S
Microphone Mono Stereo Stereo
Speaker Mono Mono Mono
Resolutions
  • 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
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 120fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 25fps
External mic input N/A
Storage
Storage SlotSD
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Pro Duo
Storage Slot Amount1 1 1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution6016 x 4000 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions4512 x 3000
  • 4512 x 3000
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 3008 x 1688
  • 6000 x 3376
  • 4240 x 2832
  • 4240 x 2400
  • 3008 x 2000
  • 3008 x 1688
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Megapixels24.2 24.2 24.3 24.3
SizeAPS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS
ProcessorEXPEED 3 Expeed 4 N/A Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels921,000 921,000 921,000 921,600
Screen TypeTFT LCD with 160° viewing angle TFT LCD TFT LCD TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror) Electronic N/A
Viewfinder Coverage95% 95% 100% N/A
Viewfinder magnification0.8x 0.85 1.1 N/A
Articulated LCDN/A N/A
Viewfinder resolutionN/A N/A 2,359,000 N/A
Touch ScreenN/A N/A N/A
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion EN-EL14 EN-EL14a lithium-ion NP-FM500H battery NP-FW50 lithium-ion battery
Battery Life (shots)540 700 560 400
Weight (grams)505 430 622 283
Dimensions125 x 96 x 77 mm 124 x 98 x 76mm 132 x 97 x 81 mm 11 x 63 x 36mm
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
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points11 11 15 179
Lens MountNikon F mount Nikon F mount Sony/Minolta Alpha Sony E mount
Crop1.5x 1.5 1.5 1.5
Digital ZoomN/A N/A N/A
Image
ISO Range100-12800 100-12800 100-12800 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100 100 100
ISO Maximum12,800 25,600 25,600 25,600
White Balance Presets12 12 8 10
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW RAW RAW RAW
JPEG Quality LevelsFine
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Basic
  • Fine
  • Normal
  • Extra fine
  • Fine
  • Normal
File FormatNEF NEF N/A JPEG
Image StabilisationN/A N/A N/A
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec 30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 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 10.0 4.0
External Flash N/A
FPS4 5 10 6
Self-timer
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Orientation Sensor
GPSOptional Optional N/A
Exposure ModesN/A N/A
Scene ModesN/A
  • Auto
  • Auto [Flash Off]
  • Child
  • Close-up
  • Landscape
  • Night Portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
N/A
Flash ModesN/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
  • Auto
  • On
  • Off
  • Red-Eye
  • Slow Sync
  • High Speed Sync
  • Rear Curtain
  • Fill-in
  • Wireless
  • Flash Off
  • Auto
  • fill-flaw
  • Slow Sync
  • redeye reduction
Flash X Sync SpeedN/A 1/200 N/A N/A
Metering ModesN/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot AF-area
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
AE BracketingN/A N/A ±3 (3 - 5 frames at 1/3 EV - 1/2 EV - 2/3 EV - 1 EV - 2 EV steps)
WB BracketingN/A N/A Yes (3 frames - high/low settings)
Timelapse RecordingN/A N/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control Optional
WirelessN/A Optional N/A
Body Type
Body TypeCompact SLR Compact SLR Compact SLR Rangefinder-style mirrorless
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