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Canon EOS 1100D vs Nikon D3100

Top Five Reasons for the

Canon EOS 1100D

Compared to Nikon D3100

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Has a stereo microphone
Comment
Yes
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No
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
anonymous
45
More battery power
Comment
1200 mAh
vs
1000 mAh
20% more battery power
anonymous
38
Clearly less startup delay
Comment
0.1 s
vs
0.4 s
0.30 s less startup delay. It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
anonymous
29
Substantially longer battery life
Comment
700 shots
vs
550 shots
150 shots longer battery life. CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
anonymous
18
Has a brand lens
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

Canon EOS 1100D is better than Nikon D3100 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 16 Reasons for the

Nikon D3100

Compared to Canon EOS 1100D

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90
Considerably more megapixels (photo)
Comment
14.8 MP
vs
12.6 MP
17.46% more megapixels (photo)
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83
Explicitly larger sensor
Comment
15.4 x 23.1 mm
vs
14.7 x 22.2 mm
9.01% larger sensor. The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
anonymous
80
Substantially lower noise at high ISO
Comment
919 ISO
vs
755 ISO
21.72% lower noise at high ISO. The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
anonymous
77
Noticeably more focus points
Comment
11
vs
9
2 more focus points. The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
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66
A lot better image quality
Comment
67
vs
62
5 better image quality. A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
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65
Sizably higher maximum light sensitivity
Comment
12800 ISO
vs
6400 ISO
2x higher maximum light sensitivity. With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
anonymous
53
A tad lighter
Comment
455 g
vs
495 g
40 g lighter
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52
Better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 24 fps
vs
720 x 29.97 fps
20.12% better video recording quality
anonymous
51
Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
anonymous
50
A little better color depth
Comment
22.5 bits
vs
21.9 bits
2.74% better color depth. The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
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43
Less body volume
Comment
884.87 cm³
vs
1008.8 cm³
14.01% less body volume
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40
A little wider dynamic range
Comment
11.3 Evs
vs
11 Evs
2.73% wider dynamic range. The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
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36
A little bigger screen size
Comment
3 "
vs
2.7 "
11.11% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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29
Narrower
Comment
124.46 mm
vs
129.9 mm
5.44 mm narrower
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28
Slightly shorter
Comment
96 mm
vs
99.7 mm
3.70 mm shorter
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28
Marginally thinner
Comment
73.66 mm
vs
77.9 mm
4.24 mm thinner

Nikon D3100 is better than Canon EOS 1100D because...

Yes
vs
No

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