Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is better than Nikon D3200

This review of D5200 vs D3200 is quite evident why Nikon D5200 is a better camera. Nikon D5200 has ; 2.61% larger sensor, 2.11% more megapixels (main camera), 28 more focus points, 2× higher maximum light sensitivity, has a flip-out screen, 255 more shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format, 13.53% lower noise at high ISO and 2× better video recording quality (main camera).

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: DESIGN

Comparing Nikon D3200 vs D5200, we get the following features;

Resolution; Nikon D3200 has 1176 × 784px which is the same as Nikon D5200.

Pixel density; both cameras have 471ppi.

Flip-out screen; Nikon D5200 has this.

More viewfinder coverage; both have 95%.

Optical viewfinder; Nikon D3200 and Nikon D5200 have optical viewfinders.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is better in design.

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: OPTICS

Under optics review of D3200 vs D5200, the two cameras have the following features;

AF tracking; both have AF tracking.

Focus points; Nikon D3200 has 11 while Nikon D5200 has 39.

Sensor size; Nikon D3200 has 23.2 × 15.4mm whereas Nikon D5200 has 23.5 × 15.6mm.

Maximum light sensitivity; Nikon D3200 has 12800 ISO whereas Nikon D5200 has 25600 ISO.

Phase detection autofocus for photos; both cameras have this feature.

Megapixels; Nikon D3200 has 24.2MP while Nikon D5200 has 24.71MP.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is a better camera in optics.

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: VIDEOGRAPHY

In terms of videography, Nikon D5200 vs D3200 can have this comparison;

Video recording (main camera); Nikon D3200 has 1080 × 30fps while Nikon D5200 has 1080 × 60fps.

Phase detection autofocus for videos; both cameras have this feature.

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; the two phones have this feature.

Timelapse function; Nikon D5200 has timelapse function.

24P cinema mode; both phones have a 24P cinema mode.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is better in videography as it has timelapse function.

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: AUDIO

In this review, when we compare Nikon 3200 and 5200, we get the following differences;

Stereo microphone; Nikon D5200 has a stereo microphone.

Microphone input; both phones have microphone inputs.

Number of microphones; each of the cameras has a microphone.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is better than Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: BATTERY

Battery life (CIPA); Nikon D3200 has 540shots whereas Nikon D5200 has 500shots.

Battery power; Nikon D3200 has 1030mAh which is the same as Nikon D5200 has.

Removable battery; both have removable batteries.

Battery level indicator; both have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable battery; both have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Nikon D3200 is better as it has a better battery life.

Nikon D3200 vs Nikon D5200: KEY FEATURES

Image quality; Nikon D3200 has 81 whereas Nikon D5200 has 84

Noise; Nikon D3200 has 1131 ISO while Nikon D5200 has 1284 ISO.

Colour depth; Nikon D3200 has 24.1bits whereas Nikon D5200 has 24.2bits.

Dynamic range; Nikon D3200 has 13.42Evs whereas Nikon D5200 has13.9Evs.

External memory slot; both cameras have external memory slots.

Remote control; both phones have remote controls.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 has better superior features.

Conclusion

Nikon D5200 is an ideal camera that supersedes Nikon D3200 in most of the features reviewed.