Nikon D3200 Vs Nikon D5100 Comparison
ProductsD3200
Nikon D3200
D5100
Nikon D5100
Prices

Whirlwire Rating1259510083
Video Features
FormatMP4 MP4
Microphone
Speaker
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage SlotSD SD
Storage Slot Amount1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution6016 x 4000 4928 x 3264
Other Resolutions4512 x 3000 3696 x 2448
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
Megapixels24.2 16.1
SizeAPS-C (23.2 x 15.4 mm) APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorEXPEED 3 Expeed 2
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.0 3.0
Screen Pixels921,000 921,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD with 160° viewing angle TFT LCD monitor
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder Coverage95% 95%
Viewfinder magnification0.8x 0.78x
Articulated LCDN/A
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion EN-EL14 Lithium-Ion EN-EL14
Battery Life (shots)540 N/A
Weight (grams)505 560
Dimensions125 x 96 x 77 mm 128 x 97 x 79 mm
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
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points11 11
Lens MountNikon F mount Nikon F mount
Crop1.5x 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-12800 100-25600
ISO Minimum100 100
ISO Maximum12,800 25,600
White Balance Presets12 12
Custom White Balance
Uncompressed FormatRAW N/A
JPEG Quality LevelsFine Fine
File FormatNEF RAW
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)12.0 12.0
External Flash
FPS4 4
Self-timer
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Orientation Sensor
GPSOptional Optional
AE BracketingN/A ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB BracketingN/A
Timelapse RecordingN/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control
Body Type
Body TypeCompact SLR Compact SLR
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