Top 16 Reasons for the Nikon D3200

Top 14 Reasons for the Pentax K-50

 
 
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Nikon D3200 vs Pentax K-50

Top 16 Reasons for the

Nikon D3200

Compared to Pentax K-50

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Vastly more megapixels (photo)
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24.7 MP
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16.28 MP
1.52x more megapixels (photo)

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Considerably lighter
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455 g
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650 g
195 g lighter

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69
Vastly longer battery life
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540 shots
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410 shots
130 shots longer battery life. CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

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67
Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies
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Yes
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No
A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.

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66
Has a 24p cinema mode
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Yes
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No
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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54
Has a microphone in
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Yes
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No
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

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53
Notably shorter
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96 mm
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129 mm
33 mm shorter

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48
Has AF tracking
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Yes
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No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

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36
Clearly faster flash X-sync
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0.005 s
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0.005556 s
11.12% faster flash X-sync. Flash synchronization is defined as the firing of a photographic flash coinciding with the shutter admitting light to the image sensor. In general, faster flash sync speeds are better if the photographer needs to flash-fill subjects that are backlit and wants to avoid motion blur, or wants to increase depth of field by using a high aperture.

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Has a HDMI output
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Yes
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No
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

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33
Explicitly more lenses available
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169
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27
142 more lenses available. A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.

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33
Can be controlled remotely
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Yes
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No
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

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Alex Dosselmann
6
Order function
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Yes
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No
Derr dela

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Elti Vlore
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Has GPS
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Yes
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No
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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Rohan Bhanushali
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Product service
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Yes
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No
More By Nikon less By Canon

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Thorbjørn Korshøj Bording Nielsen
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Cheaper
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Yes
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No
You paie less for the performance of a more expensive expensive device

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Vinay panwar
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No

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Top 14 Reasons for the

Pentax K-50

Compared to Nikon D3200

171
Larger sensor
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15.7 x 23.7 mm
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15.4 x 23.2 mm
4.15% larger sensor. The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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119
Measurably faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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6 fps
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4 fps
1.50x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format. Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

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92
Substantially higher maximum light sensitivity
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51200 ISO
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12800 ISO
4x 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.

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59
A bit more battery power
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1050 mAh
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1030 mAh
1.94% more battery power

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Vastly faster maximum shutter speed
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0.000166666667 s
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0.00025 s
50% faster maximum shutter speed. A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

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56
Has a built-in HDR mode
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Yes
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No
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).

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55
Has built-in optical image stabilization
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Yes
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No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

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55
Somewhat less body volume
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871.39 cm³
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918 cm³
5.35% less body volume

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50
Distinctly narrower
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96.5 mm
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125 mm
28.50 mm narrower

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48
A tad thinner
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70 mm
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76.5 mm
6.50 mm thinner

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45
Has sensor shift stabilization
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Yes
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No
With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.

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44
Weather sealed
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Yes
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No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

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42
Supports AVCHD format
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Yes
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No
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

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36
Much more viewfinder coverage
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100 %
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95 %
5 % more viewfinder coverage. With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

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