Canon EOS 600DNikon D3200
Top 32%1,033 points
Top 32%
Top 31%1,035 points
Top 31%
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1.Megapixels
2.Sensor size
3.Maximum light sensitivity
4.Continuous shooting at high resolution
5.Video recording
6.Longer battery life
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Canon EOS 600D vs Nikon D3200: 59 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

24.29% more megapixels.
18.70MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
24.70MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
22.3 x 14.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
23.2 x 15.4mm

3. 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.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693
11

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
793ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
1131ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3.70fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4fps

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon EOS 600D
26% have it

7. weight

115g lighter.
570g
HTC Re: 65.50g
455g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
65
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
81

9. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
12800ISO

10. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 30fps

11. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
440shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
540shots

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.10bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
24.10bits

13. 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.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
11% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
0s

15. pixel density

6.37% higher pixel density.
501ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
471ppi

16. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
25% have it

17. width

8.10mm narrower.
133.10mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
125mm

18. height

3.50mm shorter.
99.50mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
96mm

19. 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.
11.50Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs
13.20Evs

20. volume

14.98% less body volume.
1055.5cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
918cm³

21. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
921k dots

22. thickness

3.20mm thinner.
79.70mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
76.50mm

23. battery power

8.74% more battery power.
1120mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1030mAh

24. resolution

12.94% higher resolution.
1250 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
1176 x 784px

25. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
24% have it

26. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
3"

27. has AF tracking

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.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
72% have it

28. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
30% have it

29. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
45% have it

30. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
53% have it

31. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
87% have it

32. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
65% have it

33. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.28s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s
0.21s

34. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
44% have it

35. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
30% have it

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