Canon Community Canon Community
 


Reply
Highlighted
New Contributor
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎07-23-2014

Canon 1100d or 1200 or Nikon d3300

I am vry new to DSLR world and want to buy a new DSLR but its more confusing than i thought.

Right now I am confused between Canon 1100d (T3) and Canon 1200d (T5).
I can currently buy Canon 1100d with EF-S 18-55mm ISII Lens Kit for Rs 18000 (299 $) &
Canon 1100d with EF-S 18-55mm ISII + 55-250mm ISII Lens Kit for Rs 23900 (399 $) &
Canon 1200d with EF-S 18-55mm ISII Lens Kit for Rs 22900 (380 $)

Now should I go for newer camera with smaller lens or old camera with 2 lens. I have checked on many websites that 1200d is not much of an upgrade from 1100d and there's not much diffrence between the two. 
Which one should I buy between the 3 options.

One more confusion is that shall a much more expensive Nikon D3300 which is supposed to be much better than Canon's 1200d but its most expensive of the lot i.e. Rs 29400 (490 $).

Which one will be best for me as I am just a beginner to Photography world.

Please Help.

VIP
Posts: 11,219
Registered: ‎12-07-2012

Re: Canon 1100d or 1200 or Nikon d3300

Right on the top, you know this is a Canon forum. So most of us are not going to reccommend any brand-N.  Not that there is anything wrong with them but we chose Canon.  Nikon has never come out with anything that caused me to want to switch to them.  I have two Nikon F bodies from long, long ago.  My Canon F1n is way better and I never looked back.  Besides Nikon has flakey lenses, to boot.

 

Most of the time I would advise you get the T5i but if you are comparing it to a T3i with two lenses, I would go for the T3i.

Most of the time the top-of-the-line camera will stay current longer than the lesser ones.

EOS 1DX and 1D Mk IV, even less and less other stuff.
powered by Lithium

LIKE US on Facebook FOLLOW US on Twitter WATCH US on YouTube CONNECT WITH US on Linkedin WATCH US on Vimeo FOLLOW US on Instagram SHOP CANON at the Canon Online Store
© Canon U.S.A., Inc.   |    Terms of Use   |    Privacy Statement