Nikon D3200 vs Canon Canon EOS Rebel T3
Top 22 Reasons for the
Compared to Canon Canon EOS Rebel T3
Significantly lower noise at high ISO
49.80% lower noise at high ISO. The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. We use metrics from http://wwww.dxomark.com.
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
1.96x more megapixels (photo)
Clearly more focus points
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.
Distinctly better image quality
19 better image quality. A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. We use metrics from http://wwww.dxomark.com.
Appreciably larger sensor
15.4 x 23.2 mm
14.7 x 22.2 mm
9.48% larger sensor. The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
Considerably faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
33.33% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format. Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
Notably higher maximum light sensitivity
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.
Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Considerably better color depth
10.05% better color depth. The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. We use metrics from http://wwww.dxomark.com.
Sizably better video recording quality
1080 x 60 fps
720 x 29.97 fps
3x better video recording quality
Explicitly higher pixel density
1.80x higher pixel density
A shade lighter
40 g lighter
Significantly higher resolution
4x higher resolution
Noticeably less shutter lag
0.07 s less shutter lag. The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
Distinctly wider dynamic range
20% 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.
Has a microphone in
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
A tad bigger screen size
11.11% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Modestly less body volume
9.89% less body volume
A tad thinner
1.40 mm thinner
A little bit shorter
3.70 mm shorter
4.90 mm narrower
The D3200 is compatible with GP-1 GPS Unit that is able to embed location information on an image. Latitude, longitude and altitude of a shooting location are recorded as Exif data.
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Top Three Reasons for the
Canon Canon EOS Rebel T3
Compared to Nikon D3200
More battery power
16.50% more battery power
Explicitly less startup delay
0.20 s less startup delay. It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
Has a stereo microphone
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.