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Canon EOS 600D

62points

Nikon D3200

Canon EOS 600D
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Canon EOS 600D vs Nikon D3200

Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

Why is Canon EOS 600D better than Nikon D3200?

  • Has a flip-out screen

Why is Nikon D3200 better than Canon EOS 600D?

  • 32.09% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.7MPvs18.7MP
  • 7.53% larger sensor
    23.2 x 15.4mmvs22.3 x 14.9mm
  • 2 more focus points
    11vs9
  • 8.11% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    4fpsvs3.7fps
  • 42.62% lower noise at high ISO
    1131ISOvs793ISO
  • 100shots longer battery life
    540shotsvs440shots
  • 16 better image quality
    81vs65
  • 115g lighter
    455gvs570g

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Design

1.has a flip-out screen
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.

2.pixel density

501ppi

471ppi

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

2160ppi

3.resolution

1250 x 833px

1176 x 784px

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7

5184 x 3888px

4. more viewfinder coverage

95%

95%

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.

Best

Leica Q-P

100%

5.has an optical viewfinder
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

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.

6.weight

570g

455g

Best

HTC Re

65.5g

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Optics

1.focus points

9

11

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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

2.sensor size

22.3 x 14.9mm

23.2 x 15.4mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

3.has AF tracking
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

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.

4.megapixels

18.7MP

24.7MP

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

5.maximum light sensitivity

12800 ISO

12800 ISO

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

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Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Fujifilm X-T3

2160 x 60fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

4.has a 24p cinema mode
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

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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Audio

1.has a microphone in
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

2.number of microphones

1

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Canon EOS 200D

2

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Battery

1. longer battery life

440shots

540shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

2.battery power

1120mAh

1030mAh

Best

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

4360mAh

3.has a removable battery
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.noise

793ISO

1131ISO

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

Best

Sony Alpha a7 III

3730ISO

2.image quality

65

81

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

Best

Nikon D850

100

3.color depth

22.1bits

24.1bits

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

Best

HP Photosmart R927

42bits

4.dynamic range

11.5Evs

13.2Evs

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.

Best

Nikon D810A

14.8Evs

5.has an external memory slot
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

6.can be controlled remotely
Canon EOS 600D
Nikon D3200

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

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