Nikon D3200Pentax K-50
Top 31%1,041 points
Top 31%
Top 47%801 points
Top 47%
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Nikon D3200 vs Pentax K-50: 61 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.52x more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.7 x 15.7mm

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. weight

195g lighter.

6. 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.

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
410shots

8. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps

9. 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.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
11% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. 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.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
25% have it

12. pixel density

0% higher pixel density.
471ppi

13. width

28.5mm narrower.
96.5mm

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
25% have it

15. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

16. height

33mm shorter.

17. volume

5.35% less body volume.

18. thickness

6.5mm thinner.

19. battery power

1.9% more battery power.

21. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
9% have it

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
24% have it

23. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
46% have it

24. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon D3200
Pentax K-50
16% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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