Nikon D5100 Vs Nikon D5300 Comparison
ProductsD5100
Nikon D5100
D5300
Nikon D5300
Prices

Whirlwire Rating1008314404
Video Features
FormatMP4 MP4
Microphone
Speaker
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
  • 424p @ 30fps
  • 424p @ 25fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage SlotSD SD
Storage Slot Amount1 1
Sensor
Max Resolution4928 x 3264 6000 x 4000
Other Resolutions3696 x 2448 N/A
Image Ratio3:2 3:2
Megapixels16.1 24.2
SizeAPS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm) APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS CMOS
ProcessorExpeed 2 Expeed 4
Screen / Viewfinder
Articulated LCD
Screen Size3.0 3.2
Screen Pixels921,000 1,037,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD monitor TFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentamirror) Optical (pentamirror)
Viewfinder Coverage95% 95%
Viewfinder magnification0.78x 0.82x
Physical
BatteryBattery Pack Battery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion EN-EL14 Lithium-Ion EN-EL14a
Weight (grams)560 480
Dimensions128 x 97 x 79 mm 125 x 98 x 76 mm
Battery Life (shots)N/A 600
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • 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
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points11 39
Lens MountNikon F mount Nikon F mount
Crop1.5x 1.5x
Image
ISO Range100-25600 100-12800
ISO Minimum100 100
ISO Maximum25,600 25,600
White Balance Presets12 12
Custom White Balance
JPEG Quality LevelsFine Fine
File FormatRAW NEF
Uncompressed FormatN/A RAW
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec 1/4000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode N/A
Built-in Flash
Flash Range (M)12.0 12.0
External Flash
FPS4 5
Self-timer
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPSOptional
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Remote Control
WirelessN/A
Body Type
Body TypeCompact SLR Compact SLR
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