Feature Comparison of Nikon D3200 (Body Only) Vs Nikon D5200 (Body Only)

General
Type DSLR DSLR
Dimensions 125 x 96 x 77 mm 129 x 98 x 78 mm
Weight 505 g 555 g
Image
Camera Resolution 24.2 MP 24.7 MP
Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 30 fps 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 60 fps
ISO Rating 100 - 12800 100 - 25600
White Balancing Auto, Incandescent, Fluorescent (7 Types), Direct Sunlight, Flash, Cloudy, Shade, Preset Manual, White Balance Presets (12), Custom White Balance Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine-tuning
Image Format compressed JPEG, NEF (RAW) 12 bit, compression NEF (RAW)+JPEG compressed JPEG (Fine, Normal & Basic), NEF (RAW) 14 bit, NEF (RAW)+JPEG
Video Format MPEG-4, H.264, MOV MOV, MPEG-4 / H.264
Audio Formats Linear PCM Linear PCM
Face Detection Yes Yes
Image Stablizer No No
Sensor
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Size 23.2 x 15.4 mm ( APS-C ) 23.5 x 15.6 mm ( APS-C )
Image Ratio w:h 3:2 3:2
Max Resolution 6016 x 4000 Pixels 6000 x 4000 Pixels
Processor Expeed 3 Expeed 3
Display
Display 3.0 inch TFT LCD with 160 viewing angle 3 inch TFT LCD Monitor with 170 degrees viewing angle
Image Display Resolution 921K dots 921K dots
View Finder
View Finder Yes, Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder Yes, Optical (Pentamirror), Magnification ( 0.78x ), Coverage (95%), Live View ( With contrast-detect AF, face detection and subject tracking ), Fully Articulated LCD
Lens
Lens Type Nikon F mount (with AF contacts) Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)
Auto Focus Yes, Contrast Detect, Phase Detect, Multi-Area, Selective Single-Point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View, Auto Focus ( Nikon Multi-CAM 1000 autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, 11 focus points (including one cross-type sensor), and AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 0.5 - 3 m/1 ft 8 in. - 9 ft 10 in.) ) Yes, Contrast Detect, Phase Detect, Multi-Area, Selective Single Point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View
Manual Focus Yes Yes
Optical Zoom 3x 3x
Other Focus Features No. Of Focus Points(11) Focal Length Multiplier (1.5x), No. Of Focus Points (39), Eye Point (17.9 mm)
Color Filter Yes, Primary (RGB) Color Filter
Photography Features
Self Timer Yes, 2, 5, 10, 20 sec Yes, 2, 5, 10 or 20 sec
Metering Yes, Multi-Pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot, TTL exposure metering using 420-pixel RGB sensor, Metering Method ( Matrix metering: 3D color matrix metering II (type G and D lenses); color matrix metering II (other CPU lenses)Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 8-mm circle in center of frameSpot metering: Meters 3.5-mm circle (about 2.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point ), Exposure Meter Coupling ( CPU ) Yes, Multi-Pattern, Center-Weighted, Spot
Camera Shutter Speed (Sec) 1/4000 s (Max) & 30 s (Min) 1/4000 s (Max) & 30 s (Min)
Shooting Modes Auto modes (auto; auto (flash off)); programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M); scene modes (portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food); special effects modes (night vision; color sketch; miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key)
Flash
Built-In Flash Yes, Auto, portrait, child, close up, night portrait: Auto flash with auto pop-upP, S, A, M: Manual pop-up with button release Yes, Pop-Up
External Flash Yes, Hot-shoe, Wireless plus sync connector Yes, Hot-Shoe
Flash Mode Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off
Connectivity
HDMI Yes, Type C mini-pin HDMI connector Yes, HDMI Mini Type C
TV Out Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL) Analog Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Microphone Yes, Monaural Yes, Built-in Stereo
USB Cable Yes Yes
Wi-Fi Yes Yes
Pictbridge Yes, PictBridge 1.0 Yes, PictBridge 1.0
Memory
Memory Card Type SD/SDHC/SDXC UHS-I compliant SD / SDHC / SDXC
Upgradable Memory Yes Yes
Battery
Battery Life 540 500
Battery Type Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 rechargeable battery Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 Rechargeable Battery
Power Supply EH-5b AC Adapter EH-5B AC Adapter
Camera Features
Dust Reduction Yes, Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (optional Capture NX 2 software required) Yes, Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (optional Capture NX 2 software required)
Macro Mode Yes
Red Eye Reduction Yes Yes
Supported Language 26 26
Sync Terminal Yes, 1/200 sec Yes, 1/200 sec
Continuous Shot Yes, 4 fps Yes, 3 fps
Additional Features 0.25 Inch Tripod Mount, Audio Recording Device ( Built-in monaural or external stereo microphone; sensitivity adjustable ), Video Compression ( H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding ), Metering Method ( Matrix ), Automatic Scene Selection ( Available in auto and auto (flash off) modes ), AF Area Mode ( Face-priority AF, wide-area AF, normal-area AF, subject-tracking AF ), Sync Terminal ( AS-15 sync terminal adapter ), Nikon Creative Lighting System ( Advanced Wireless Lighting supported with built-in flash, SB-910, SB-900, SB-800, or SB-700 as a master flash and SB-600 or SB-R200 as remotes, or SU-800 as commander; Flash Color Information Communication supported with built-in flash and all CLS-compatible flash units ), Accessory Shoe ( ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock ), Flash Ready Indicator ( Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes after flash is fired at full output ), Flash Compensation, Flash Control ( TTL: i-TTL flash control using 420-pixel RGB sensor is available with built-in flash and SB-910, SB-900, SB-800, SB-700, SB-600, or SB-400; i-TTL balanced fill-flash for digital SLR is used with matrix and center-weighted metering, standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR with spot metering ), Focus Lock ( Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing AE-L/AF-L button ), AF Area Mode ( Single-point AF, dynamic-area AF, auto-area AF, 3D-tracking (11 points) ), Lens Servo ( Autofocus (AF) Mono Speaker, GPS (Optional), Timelapse Recording, Orientation Sensor, Remote Control (Optional ML-L3 or WR-R10), Wireless (Optional), Image (EXIF 2.3, DCF 2.0, DPOF ( Fine, Normal, & Basic Quality ))
View Finder Features Mirror Lock Up (for image sensor cleaning) Mirror Lock Up
Remote Control ML-L3 or WR-R10 (optional)

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Compare Nikon D3200 (Body Only) Vs Nikon D5200 (Body Only) side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Nikon D3200 (Body Only) has a feature score of 0, whereas Nikon D5200 (Body Only) has a feature score of 0. The page was last updated on October 19, 2019.