Nikon D3000 and Nikon D3100 are the two entry-level Digital SLR cameras that will offer you breath-taking photography experience. The device is aimed at beginners and comes with easy-to-use features.
Don’t make yourself fool with the term “enter-level” as one might consider it as a camera with no frills, automatic shooting and limited features. D3000 is powered with the superb features and will give you all new experience of photography. It will offer you the images with superb image quality.
Nikon D3000 is an entry-level DSLR with the 10.2 MP, image sensor, 11-point autofocus system, NIKKOR lenses and active D-lightning. D3000 is available in market with a price tag of $500 and focused on all the consumers. While the D3100 is available with 14.2 MP, offers live view, full HD experience and image processor of EXPEED2. This version is available at a price tag of $650.
The new D3000 seems like the other DSLRs offered by Nikon. It’s a compact digital camera which is superb in looks and can make anyone go crazy for its appearance. It has a 3.0 inches LCD which can shoot 3 frames per second to offer you a superb shooting experience.
Nikon D3000 and D3100 are the entry-level DSLR cameras which are rocking in the industry. Here is the Analysis of Nikon D3000 vs D3100
|Nikon D3100||Nikon D3000|
|Sensor Size||23.1 × 15.4 mm||23.6 x 15.8 mm|
|Maximum Resolution||4608 × 3072||3872 × 2592|
|Image Processor||EXPEED 2||EXPEED|
|Movie Mode||Yes (1080p full HD)||No|
|ISO Range||100 to 3200 (6400 and 12800 with boost)||100 to 1600 (3200 with boost)|
|Shutter Lag||279 ms||262 ms|
|LCD Monitor||3.0 inches||3.0 inches|
|Weight||1.1lb or 505g||1.2lb or 534g|
Nikon D3000 is lighter in weight as comparative to Nikon D3100. Both the cameras lack in 3-D support. Overall D3100 is better than D3000 for its enhanced features and image quality. It’s also better in terms of fast image processing and colour depth.