Nikon D5600 vs D3400 Comparison

Here is a quick comparison for the Nikon D5600 vs D3400 digital SLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

The newly announced Nikon D5600 offers a 24-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor. The D3400 also offers exactly the same resolution and size. So what may be the main differences when consider their specs list.

Nikon D3400 is an entry-level digital SLR camera. The new model continues to offer an 11-point AF system. The device has a maximum ISO of 25,600, 12-bit RAW support. It has a 3″ rear screen with a resolution of 921,000 dots.

Nikon D5600 evolves the line by adding SnapBridge as well as touchscreen enhancements and a time-lapse feature.

Specifications Comparison of Nikon D5600 vs D3400 DSLR Cameras

Nikon D5600 vs D3400 Comparison

Below you can see the specs comparison table of Nikon D5600 vs D3400 DSLR cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Nikon D5600 Nikon D3400
Sensor Resolution 24-megapixel 24-megapixel
Sensor Type APS-c CMOS APS-c CMOS
Sensor Size 23.5 x 15.6 mm 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Low Pass Filter No No
Dust Reduction / Sensor Cleaning Yes No
Image Size 6000 x 4000 6000 x 4000
Image Processor Expeed 4 Expeed 4
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism Pentaprism
Viewfinder Coverage 95% 95%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.82x 0.85x
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC
Continuous Shooting Speed 5 FPS 5 FPS
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 to 30 sec 1/4000 to 30 sec
Shutter Durability 150,000 150,000
ISO Sensitivity ISO 100-25,600 ISO 100-25,600
Autofocus System 39 points 11 points
Video Output H.264, MPEG-4 H.264, MPEG-4
Video Maximum Resolution 1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 25, 24 fps) 1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps)
LCD Size 3.2″ Full articulated TFT-LCD 3.0″ Fixed TFT-LCD
Touch Screen Yes No
LCD Resolution 1,037,000 dots  921,000 dots
Exposure Compensation ±5 EV (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±5 EV (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) ±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
HDR Support Yes Yes
Built-in GPS Optional Optional
Built-in Wi-Fi + SnapBridge Yes Yes
Battery Lithium-Ion EN-EL14a Battery Lithium-Ion EN-EL14 Battery
Battery Life 820 shots (CIPA) 1200 shots (CIPA)
2.0 2.0
Dimensions 124 x 97 x 70 mm 124 x 98 x 76mm
Weight 415g 395gr
Price Around $900 $646.95

  • AKH

    D3400 does not have sensor cleaning. D5600 does not have a built-in GPS.

    • dcnadmin

      Thanks! Corrected in the post.