Your phone cameras are getting better day by day. With each passing day, more pixels and better sensors seem to make it into any phone camera these days. There are some phones that will enable you to take excellent pictures, in HD or even 4K. But even so, these point-and-shoot cameras can’t give you everything you need. I mean, it just cannot compare to those times when you have a DSLR in your hands, does it? Or, if you want to learn photography, you can’t do with your phone cameras. So, if you want take your photography to the next level, an entry-level DSLR might just be what you need. For beginners, why would you want to spend exorbitant amounts on something you can’t even to it’s full capacity. So, here are the 10 Best Entry Level DLSR Black Friday 2016
Also, it’s nearly that time of the year again for the great Black Friday! And since you can get all kinds of discounts on all kinds of things, you can even get some slick deals for these Entry Level DSLR cameras. And for this Black Friday, these are the DSLR cameras you should check out. The 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016:
1) Canon EOS Rebel T5 DSLR Camera
First up on the list of 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016, is this sweet Canon EOS Rebel T5. While this DSLR doesn’t quite stand out, it’s a pretty good camera. It sports a higher resolution 18 MP sensor and improved HD video recording capabilities in a better covering grip model. It is a refreshed version of the Canon EOS T3i with updated feature set in an entry level price. You can capture 1080 p HD videos @ 30 fps
It’s size is comfortable for average sized hands and it’s grip feels good too. All of the controls feel just right and in place. It helps you take so much better pictures than any point-n-shoot camera with similar megapixels. Also, the 18-55mm f/3,5-5.6 IS II Image Stabilized kit lens that comes with the camera is just icing on the cake. You can get all the necessary kit with it for the price of less than $450. And this Black Friday, you might get it for less than that!
2) Nikon D3300
Another choice for those who are just beginning photography with DSLRs is the Nikon D3300. The newer Nikon D3400 might have replaced it but this one’s still the better bargain. It’s 24.2 MP sensor takes high detailed and great quality pictures. Also, like other expensive cameras, it does away with the anti-aliasing filter to maximize image sharpness. In addition, it features Guide Mode which is useful learning tool for beginners.
It’s polycarbonate body is lightweight and comfortable to hold. Also, you can buy this camera in three different colors: standard black, gray and red. It packs tons of features on the inside for just the type if images you want. For now, you can get it for less than $500 but of course, Black Friday is just near.
3) Sony Alpha a6300 Mirrorless Digital Camera
Next up on 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016 is this beauty, the Sony Alpha a6300. It’s a little bit expensive for an entry level camera, but it’s the best 4K camera under $1000! It is an upgrade to the Sony’s a6000 series which features a 24 MP APS-C sensor and a much improved ‘4D’ Autofocus system. It can offer a live feed of action in between frames with minimal blackout at a 8 fps shooting rate with autofocus.
Also, the Sony a6300 is capable of capturing 4K videos at upto 100 Mbps. Videographers can expect a sharp and low noise footage even in low light with this camera. In addition, it features a durable magnesium alloy body with moisture resistance as well. It costs just less than a $1000 for the body only.
4) Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7KK Mirrorless 4K Camera
Another Mirrorless 4K camera in 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016. It is just right for beginners of DSLR cameras but it also has features enough for a enthusiast photographer. Talking about it’s design, it’s good-looking and might attract DSLR buyers. It’s got a very good grip, comfortable handling and is also lightweight due to it’s all-plastic body.
Featurewise, it packs a 16 MP four-thirds CMOS sensor. Now, 16 MP isn’t quite compelling but it can, however, take 4K Ultra-HD videos at upto 100 Mbps at 30 fps. Also, it features the 4K Photo mode, in which you can record a 4K video and you can extract a still image from the video as a hi-res image. So, if you want to get a great picture at the ‘right’ moment, you can easily do so. In addition, it has a fully articulated Touchscreen which makes it easier to control and built-in Wi-Fi for remote shooting and image transfer. You can choose from Black and Sliver colors for less than $800 for now.
5) Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G85MK 4K Mirrorless Camera
The Lumix DMC-G85 is the successor to the DMC-G7 and it has got many hardware improvements under the hood. Most of the designs it has is inherited from the G67. But the new G85 has a new 2.36 M dot OLED electronic viewfinder with increased magnification. It also features a longer eyepoint as well as weather and dust sealing. In addition, the camera has a 5-axis Image Stabilization with Dual IS 2- which is improvement over the Dual IS.
Other things are mostly similar to it’s predecessor. Like the design, the articulated touch display, 4K video and the built-in Wi-Fi. It is an extremely appealing camera for photo enthusiasts as it can fulfill the needs of most photographers. For it’s improvement over the G7, it costs a little more than that. You can have it now with 12-60 mm Kit for less than $1000.
6) Canon EOS Rebel T6s DSLR Camera
Next up on 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016, is another one by Canon, the Rebel T6s A.K.A 760 D. It’s somewhat similar to the T6i but it packs it’s own set of features that the other one doesn’t have. It features on brand new control dial on the back and a LCD on top of the camera. It has the swiveling touchscreen making it easier to adjust accordingly while taking pictures as well.
In the specs department, 24.2 APS-C CMOS Sensor with a 19-point Autofocus sytstem. It uses the new Hybrid CMOS AF III autofocus system. The autofocus is very quick and snappy which is great for both photos and videos. In addition, it’s LCD screen on the top gives you quick access to all your settings making your work easier. Also, you get a built-in Wi-Fi with NFC for faster image transfer as well. The Canon T6s is quite the camera. You can have the camera with 18-135 mm kit for less than $1050.
7) Nikon D5500DX-Format DSLR
Another one by Nikon in 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016. This one, the D5500 is the successor to D5300 but has many of the same features. It features more or less the same image quality, the same flip-out LCD screen, etc. However, this time, the screen is an LCD Touchscreen. It has the same 24.2 MP CMOS sensor over the same polycarbonate body. Similarly, it has an ISO of 100 – 25600.
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What’s different is the ultra-light and compact body design with an improved grip over the D5300. Other changes include a faster processor, Touch-enabled LCD ‘flat’ picture control and a built-in Wi-Fi. However, the built-in GPS has disappeared. For all these improvements over the D5300, it costs about a $100 more. You can have it now for less than $700 with a 18-55 mm kit.
8) Sony Alpha a6500 Mirrorless Digital Camera
Another Sony in 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016 and it’s the successor to the a6300. What sets it apart from the Alpha a6300? It features the same 24 MP APS-C Exmor Sensor but this time with faster LSI processor to allow high speed operation. Also, it gets a 5-axis Image Stabilization which lets you take great still shots and good videos. The buffer has been slightly increased, allowing this camera to shoot at 11 frames per second.
Besides these, it is pretty much same to the Alpha a6300 save for it’s Touchscreen. It features a Touchscreen for faster working and convenience. For these improvements ,it’ll set you back $400 more than the a6300. You can have this camera now for just less than $1400.
9) Canon EOS 80D DSLR
The Canon EOS 80D is mostly for enthusiast-level photographers. It can be considered as the upgrade to the Canon EOS 70D. It features a 24 MP APS-C CMOS sensor with Canon’s Dual Pixel on-sensor phase detection autofocus system. Also, it gets a new 45-point cross-type hybrid AF system. It still has no 4K video shooting but you can get 1080 p HD video @60fps. So, it won’t really be for videographers, I guess, but it takes amazing quality pictures.
In the body department, it’s design is mostly similar to it’s predecessor, the 70D. It gets a moisture and dust-resistant body, however. It’s polycarbonate and magnesium alloy body makes it quite durable and lightweight at the same time. You can easily control the camera via it’s Touchscreen and image sharing is faster with it’s Wi-Fi and NFC. You can have all this for just less than $1200.
10) Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
Finally, in 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016, is a compact camera, the Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100. Now, it’s a great camera in the sense that it features a reasonably large 1″ sensor in a pocketable package. It features a 20 MP 1″-type stacked BSI-CMOS sensor. This is a camera that stood out among so many compact cameras with many features of a large DSLR. It features phase detection autofocus and is capable of taking 4K videos. Also, it has the world’s fastest continuous shooting speed at 24 fps.
It is very compact, you can fit in your pocket easily. It’s small but it takes great pictures, at a professional level, even. But it’s User Interface is a little sluggish, so, it wouldn’t really be for beginners. You can get it for less than $1000.
These were the 10 Best Entry Level DSLR Black Friday 2016. Thank you for reading and keep with us for more such information and news. As I hear new deals on cameras and video camers, I will make sure to update this list of 10 Best Entry level dSLR 2016.