Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is a better camera.

In this review of Nikon D7000 vs D5300, we note that Nikon D7000 is a better camera because of the following; 0.43% larger sensor, 20% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format, 450shots longer battery life, weather sealed, 50% faster maximum shutter speed, has phase detection autofocus for videos, has built-in focus motor and has 5% more viewfinder coverage.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: DESIGN

Weather sealed; Nikon D7000 is weather sealed.

Flip-out screen; only Nikon D5300 has a flip-out screen.

Built-in focus motor; Nikon D7000 has built-in focus motor.

More viewfinder coverage; Nikon D5300 has 95% whereas Nikon D7000 has 100%

Optical view finder; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have optical viewfinders.

Hot shoe; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have hot shoes.

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is a better camera as it is weather sealed and is built-in focus motor.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: OPTICS

Comparing D5300 vs D7000 in terms of optics, we have the following;

AF tracking; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have AF tracking.

Focus points; each of the two cameras have 39 focus points.

Sensor size; each of the two cameras have sensor sizes of 23.5 x 15.6mm

Maximum light sensitivity; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have 25600 ISO maximum light sensitivities.

Phase detection autofocus for photos; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have this feature.

Megapixels; Nikon D5300 has 24.1MP whereas Nikon D7000 has 16.9MP.

Bottom line: Nikon D5300 is a better camera as it has more megapixels.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: VIDEOGRAPHY

Videography features of Nikon D5300 vs D7000 include;

Video recording (main camera); Nikon D5300 has 1080 x 60fps whereas Nikon D7000 has 1080 x 24fps.

Phase detection autofocus for videos; Nikon D7000 has this feature.

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have this feature.

Timelapse function; Nikon D5300 has this feature

24P cinema mode; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have 24P cinema modes.

Bottom line: Nikon D5300 is a better camera in terms of videography.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: AUDIO

Stereo microphone; Nikon D5300 has a stereo microphone.

Microphone input; Nikon D5700 has a microphone input.

Bottom line: Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 share audio features percentage.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: BATTERY

In this review of Nikon D5300 vs D7000, the two cameras have the following battery features;

Battery life (CIPA); Nikon D5300 has 600shots whereas Nikon D7000 has 1050shots.

Removable battery; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have removable batteries.

Battery level indicator; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable batteries; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is better as it has a good battery life.

Nikon D5300 vs Nikon D7000: KEY FEATURES

Image quality; Nikon D5300 has 83 whereas Nikon D7000 has 80.

Noise; Nikon D5300 has 1338 ISO whereas Nikon D7000 has 1167 ISO.

Colour depth; Nikon D5300 has 24bits whereas Nikon D7000 has 23.5bits.

Dynamic range; each of the two cameras has a dynamic range of 13.9Evs.

External memory slot; the two cameras have external memory slots.

WIFI; Nikon D5300 and Nikon D7000 have WIFI.

Bottom line: Nikon D5300 is a better camera as it has superior key features.

Conclusion

To wrap this up, when we do a comparison of D7000 vs D5300, it is quite evident that Nikon D7000 is an ideal camera with quality features than Nikon D5300.