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Nikon D3300 Digital Camera

SLR 24.2MP CMOS SDXC Feb 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Compatible Memory Cards Release Date
Nikon has good camera reviews
Supports video recording
Does not have a GPS (satellite)
942 Reviews + 7 Awards
Trusted Reviews Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended photoreview.com.au Editor's Choice Expert Reviews Recommended

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Nikon Has Good Camera Reviews

We checked 25,534 user and expert reviews (including 3,033 verified purchases) for Nikon digital cameras and found that on average Nikon has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Nikon has good ratings specifically for its high megapixel cameras. 97% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Nikon D3300 supports video recording, as do most of the other cameras of this type and age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Nikon D3300 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera. In addition, this camera support a video resolutions of 640 x 424 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution across all cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution across similar types of camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar age and type to it.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Nikon D3300 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera also have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think the Pentax K-S1 ($406.89), the Sony Alpha A5100 ($379), and the Canon EOS 7D ($492.06) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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6000 X 4000 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon D3300 has a 6000 x 4000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. This camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4800 x 1080, 1632 x 4800, 9600 x 1080, 1632 x 9600 and 4496 x 3000 and 2992 x 2000.

This camera's still image resolution (6000 x 4000) is actually the best still image resolution amongst all high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

The worst still image resolution amongst comparable types of camera is 640 x 360.

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6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

The Nikon D3300 has a 6000 x 4000 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution found on most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. The image resolution of all digital cameras of this type and age ranges from 4608 x 3456 pixels (worst) to 7360 x 4912 pixels (best).

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Nikon D3300 has a built-in flash. Most of the other similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago also have a built-in flash.

Other cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the K-S2, or the K-S1 ($406.89) both from Pentax or the Nikon D7100.

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Lens System

Fairly Small Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of 38, the Nikon D3300 has one of the smaller maximum aperture numbers amongst cameras of this age. The average maximum aperture number of digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 14.

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Camera

Features Calendar

The Nikon D3300 features calendar. Most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also feature calendar.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Nikon D3300 features multi burst mode, as do most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this digital camera.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Nikon D3300 has an anti-dust function. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera also have an anti-dust function.

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Has a Dioptre Correction

The Nikon D3300 has a dioptre correction. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have a dioptre correction.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Nikon D3300 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years also have a tripod mountable.

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Supports Live View

The Nikon D3300 supports live view. Most of the other cameras that came out more than two years ago also support live view.

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Features Histogram

The Nikon D3300 features histogram. Most of the other cameras that were launched around the same time as this camera also feature histogram.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Nikon D3300 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this camera also do not have a GPS (satellite).

It is worth considering alternative cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) including the D7100, or the D5500 ($467.88) both from Nikon or the Pentax K-S1 ($406.89).

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Packaging Content

Has a Carrying Case

The Nikon D3300 has a carrying case. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this camera also have a carrying case.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The Nikon D3300 has a battery charger included. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were launched more than two years ago also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Nikon D3300 has a batteries included. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also have a batteries included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Microphone in

The Nikon D3300 has a microphone in, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Supports PictBridge

The Nikon D3300 supports PictBridge, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has an HDMI

The Nikon D3300 has an HDMI. Most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have an HDMI.

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2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most frequently supported USB version on comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Technical Details

Has a Self-Timer

The Nikon D3300 has a self-timer, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Flash

Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Nikon D3300 has a shoe mounting point. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this digital camera also have a shoe mounting point.

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Has a Flash Exposure Compensation

The Nikon D3300 has a flash exposure compensation, as do most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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Battery

700 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Nikon D3300 is a camera that takes 700 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Nikon D3300 features voice recording. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Nikon D3300 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Light Exposure

Supports Four ISO Sensitivities

The Nikon D3300 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of a similar type and age to it. This Nikon camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities "12800", "25600" and "Auto" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this Nikon camera was released.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Nikon D3300 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

Other 3" screen digital cameras currently available which you might also want to consider include the Canon EOS 7D ($492.06) which has better reviews.

If this high megapixel digital camera display diagonal is too small for you then you might want to look at the Nikon D5500 ($467.88) (3.2") which also has a higher rating.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The Nikon D3300 has a pretty standard weight (410 grams) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nid330018105tam70300, nikon vba391k001, nikon vba390k009, nikon vba391k002, nikon vba390k008, nikon vba390k005, nikon vba392k001, nikon vba390k010, nikon w1855mm, nikon nkda796, nikon 50p60p, nikon f3556g
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