Compare the Canon EOS 1300D to the Nikon D3400
|Canon EOS 1300D||Nikon D3400|
|With 1 hand||Yes||Yes|
Help mode and effects
Learn how to manually set up the camera
The dial on top of the camera shows you different modes for manual and automatic control. For a novice photographer, the Creative assistant mode is very interesting. In this mode, the camera guides you through the settings. This way, you'll learn how to adjust the camera as you see fit.
Detailed explanation of all effects
The camera has a help mode that helps the novice photographer get started. The camera provides explanation with all kinds of scenes when setting up your camera. This way, you'll know exactly what the camera can do and how you can imitate this effect once you're ready to control it manually. On top of that, you get a detailed explanation with every manual setting.
Maximum ISO value of 12,800
The camera has a maximum ISO value of 12,800. This means that the camera has a high light sensitivity. This doesn't necessarily mean that the camera performs well in low light. Using a high ISO value will make your photos grainy.
Maximum ISO value of 25,600
With a maximum ISO value of 25,600, the camera is very light sensitive. The camera performs relatively well in low light, but chances of white noise are higher with a high ISO value starting at 1,600. A 24.2 megapixel sensor doesn't prevent this problem.
18-megapixel sensor of APS-C size
The camera has an 18-megapixel sensor of APS-C size. You can use this to take photographs in a maximum resolution of 5184x3456 pixels. If you photograph in the popular JPEG size, the camera can take 3 frames per second.
24.2-megapixel sensor of APS-C size
An image sensor of Nikon DX size is similar to an APC-C sensor. The sensor has 24.2 megapixels. This allows you to take photos of 6000x4000 pixels. The maximum number of frames per second in JPEG size is 5.
Wirelessly send recordings
Send your photos and videos wirelessly via WiFi and NFC. This way, you can directly view your recordings on your phone and tablet. On top of that, you can share them with your friends and family directly after photographing via various modern channels.
Wirelessly send recordings
Connect the camera to your phone or tablet using Bluetooth. You can do this with the SnapBridge app, an app that automatically transfers your photos to your smart device. This way, you can directly show the photos to friends and family, and share them via social media.
Use with 1 hand
Thanks to its compact design and 485-gram weight, you can easily hold the camera with 1 hand. The rubber grip offers you a secure grip. While you hold the device, you can easily control the buttons with your thumb or index finger.
Use with 1 hand
With it 445 grams, the camera is very light. This way, you can easily hold it with 1 hand. The buttons are located sensibly so you can operate the camera blindfolded once you figure out where all the settings are.
The Canon 1300D and the Nikon D3400 are quite similar with regard to their help mode for the novice photographer and their size. When you look at recording, the Nikon model performs slightly better. The sensor and the maximum ISO range are larger than those of the Canon device. You can photograph better in low light with the Nikon D3400 than with the Canon 1300D. On top of that, the first model allows you to make recordings in a higher resolution.
Canon EOS 1300D
- WiFi and NFC allow you to easily, quickly, and wirelessly transfer your photos to your smartphone or tablet.
- The 18-55mm lens is suitable for portrait and landscape photography.
- Thanks to image stabilization, you can prevent blurry photos.
- It doesn't have a tiltable screen for vlogs and selfies.
- Use Bluetooth to easily, quickly, and wirelessly transfer your photos to your smartphone or tablet.
- You can make both portrait and landscape photos with the compact 18-55mm lens.
- The image stabilization in the lens prevents blurry photographs.
- The guide function makes this camera very easy to use.
- The high maximum ISO value is great when filming in low light.
- A tiltable screen for vlogging and taking selfies isn't included.