Here is the specification comparison of two Entry-level DSLR cameras, Nikon D3400 and Canon 700D. But, you can see from the table that Nikon D3400 is scoring more number of points compared to Canon 700D in terms of overall specifications. For instance, resolution of D3400 is 24 Mp whereas 700D uses 18MP and moreover, the sensor size of D3400 is also bigger by margin compared to sensor size of 700D. And you will surely appreciate the lighter weight and compactness of Nikon D3400.
|Features / Models||Nikon D3400
|Megapixel||24 megapixels||18 megapixels|
|Sensor size / type||APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)||APS-C (22.3 x 14.9 mm)|
||Expeed 4||Digic 5|
|Low pass filter||No||No|
|AF System||Contrast + Phase Detect sensor||Contrast detect+Phase detect|
|AF points||11 points||9 points|
|Shutter Min/Max||30sec 1/4000 sec||30 sec 1/4000 sec|
|Top Continuous Shooting Speed||5fps||5fps|
|Video||1920 x 1080 (60p,24fps)||1920 x1080 (30 fps)|
|Display||3.0″ TFT- LCD Rear Screen (921K pixels)||3.0″ 1.04m-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen|
|Viewfinder||Optical Viewfinder (95%)||Optical Viewfinder (95%)|
|Battery Life (CIPA)||1200 shots||440 shots|
|Wireless connectivity||Built-In, Nikon snapbridge||Eye-Fi connected|
|Dimensions||124 x 98 x 76 mm||133 x 100 x 79 mm|
Now read our brief comparison of these two beautiful entry-level cameras…
Sensor sizes– You can confidently pick Nikon D3400 DSLR camera if your first desire is to acquire premium quality of images that are blended with sharp and stunning details, since this Nikon camera integrates bigger sensor size plus more numbers of effective pixels that are surely sufficient to impress you and your clients too by producing outstanding quality of images in various shooting conditions. However, Canon 700D features smaller sensor as well as lesser effective pixels.
AF points– Since both the two cameras have no big differences in their AF points. Two of these are employing hybrid AF system (Contrast+ phase). And when shooting in live view mode, the Hybrid CMOS AF systems incorporated by these two cameras enable speedy and accurate autofocus for photos and video. However, the only place where Nikon D3400 is proving itself better is its AF points— just by offering two extra number of AF points than 700D, letting the users to lock down the subjects much instantly, whereas with only 9 AF points the Canon 700D is getting a bit behind.
Videos- The Nikon D3400 offers their users to experience professional video capture. Just by switching to full video mode, the users will be able to shoot in 1080p Full HD video at 60 fps in a number of recording sizes and frame rates.
Shots- Here comes another benefit from Nikon D3400 that allows their users to take almost more than twice the number of shots taken by its competitor 700D. With Nikon D3400, one can take approx 1200 shots at a single time charge, whereas Canon 700D lets their users to take only 440 shots at a time.
Verdict- we will highly recommend the entry-level shooters to buy Nikon D3400, since we have explained the reason very clearly. In other words, Nikon D3400 offers you some truly amazing specs that is absolutely great when you are beginning your shooting experience with any DSLR camera.