Best Dslr camera below 35000 rs

Verdict upfront: Nikon D5300 is the best DSLR camera under 35000. This camera has a very portable compact body size (480g. 125 x 98 x 76 mm), thereby making it be easily carried about and used with ease.

It has 24.2 MP high resolution which gives very crisp and clear images, 23.5 x 15.6mm DX format CMOS sensor, selectable frame rate, EXPEED 4 processor which increases its capturing speed, 3x optical zoom and 5 frame per second continuous shooting speed. 3.2″ Fully Articulated Screen, built-in wifi and GPS helps capturing and sharing images hassle free. Furthermore, D5300 can perform optimally in low light regions due to its ISO value which ranges from 100 – 12,800 there by making it one of the best DSLR Camera under 35000 with great image and video processing ability.

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Best DSLR Cameras in India Under 35000 Rupees

Abhishek Singh
Senior Photographer @ SkCamera

Nikon D5300 is the only dslr which offers built-in wifi and gps with fully articulating screen under 35000 Rs.

In comparison to it’s nearest canon competitor canon 700D (T5i) (STM lens model), the D5300 offers 33% more higher resolution, 30 more focus points, built-in Wifi and GPS, smartphone remote control, time lapse recording, better low light ISO performance in less than 35,000 Rs with 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Stepping Motor Lens whereas Canon 700D competes D5300 with touch screen and 1m more long flash coverage, in less than Rs 43000. If you record more of videos you should consider touch screen but again time lapse feature of Nikon D5300 can’t be avoided. And flash is usually required for shorter distances and 12m of Nikon D5300 is sufficient for that. So if touch screen and flash coverage is not your major priority then Nikon D5300 is your best Dslr camera under 35000.

Some of the features of the best DSLR camera under 35000 that you can possibly check are screen size, optical sensor resolution, Minimum aperture, maximum shutter speed, video capture resolution, item weight, and optical zoom, focus points and ISO performance.

If you are new to DSLR cameras don’t get confused by looking at features and technicalities, join us as we uncover which feature does what and what features will best suit your needs and thus finding you your right DSLR under Rs 35,000 budget.

Nikon D5300 – Best DSLR Camera under 35000

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Best DSLR Camera under 35000
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Nikon D5300 24.2MP Digital SLR Camera (Black) with AF-P 18-55mm f/ 3.5-5.6g VR Kit Lens,...

  • 24.1MP DX format CMOS sensor, without OLPF
  • ISO 100-12,800 standard, expanded up to 25,600
  • 39-point AF system, 9 sensors cross-type
  • EXPEED 4 processor
  • 5 fps continuous shooting
  • Built-in Wifi and GPS
  • 1.037k dots 3.2″ vari-angle LCD monitor
  • 1080p60 video recording, built-in stereo mic

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Different Kit options for Nikon D5300

18-55mm AF-P f/3.5-5.6g VR Lens + Nikon D5300 + 8GB card and Camera Bag under 38,000 Rs
70-300mm AF-P f/4.5-6.3G VR + AF-P 18-55mm f/ 3.5-5.6g VR Lens + Nikon D5300 + 16GB card and Camera Bag under Rs, 49,000
18-140mm AF-S f/3.5-5.6G ED VR Lens + Nikon D5300 + 16GB card and Camera Bag under Rs, 49,000

The Nikon D5300 is the newer version of Nikon D5200.
Some major updates:

  1. New EXPEED 4 processing engine, enhances the image quality.
  2. Does not have low pass filter, leads to sharp images.
  3. 1.037k dots 3.2″ LCD screen, 12% higher resolution screen.
  4. Improved video recording [email protected] instead of 60i.
  5. 100 more shots per charge, more battery life.
  6. 75 gram lighter.
  7. Max ISO from 12800, earlier 6400.
  8. Built-in Wifi and GPS.

There are even newer versions of Nikon D5300, Nikon D5500 and Nikon D5600 which have extra features like touch screen, max ISO=25600 and more, much better battery life, better low light ISO performance but D5500 and D5600 do not fall under 35000.

Designed for advanced beginners.

Nikon D5300 is built from single piece of poly-carbonate which makes the camera stronger and lighter(480g). The Nikon D5300 body does not come with auto-focus for that your lens must have autofocus and manual mode which you get even if you are buying a single lens kit.

On the front side of camera there is 24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor, lens release button, Fn and flash buttons.
On rear panel there are menu button, play button, view finder, [i] button, auto exposure/auto focus lock button, rear dial, magnification and delete button. on the top of DSLR there is fully rotate-able mode dial, power button, shutter release button, exposure compensation button, info button, wifi, GPS button and video recording button, below is tripod jack and battery slot.

– 39 auto-focus points, 9 cross AF points
– Choice to select b/w 39 AF or 11 AF points, 39AF is needed when you want to capture very tiny objects.

The D5300 start making noises above 1600 ISO and is not super fast in switching between functions, it lags specially while switching it to live mode in low light conditions, but image quality performance in low light condition is far better than other DSLR cameras under 35000 Rupees.

Have any questions regarding D5300 find answers here and here.

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Pros

  • High resolution sensors with great performance
  • No anti-aliasing filter
  • Works in low light conditions
  • High-res vari-angle screen
  • In-built Wi-Fi and GPS
  • EXPEED 4 processor
  • Timelapse Recording

Cons

  • Special Effects in JPEG only
  • Burst mode slows down with 14-bit RAW files
  • No video recording option with Wi-Fi remote app

Sony Alpha A5100L

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Sony Alpha A5100L 24.3MP Digital SLR Camera (Black) with 16-50mm Lens (ILCE-5100L)
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Sony Alpha A5100L 24.3MP Digital SLR Camera (Black) with 16-50mm Lens (ILCE-5100L)

  • 24.3MP Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor
  • BIONZ XTM engine, less noise, smooth operations
  • 3x optical zoom and 6 fps continuous
  • ISO 100 to 25,600
  • Fast Hybrid AF with 179 phase-detection points
  • AV hardware interface, secured digital card
  • 180º tilt-able 3” touch screen for perfect self-portraits
  • Wi-Fi® and One-touch NFC for simple sharing and control

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Sony alpha 5100l is actually a mirror-less DSLR camera, generally used for sports due to its large FOV (Field of view) and 179 focus points so with it you can easily capture all fast moving objects.  It can be used to cover almost any other outdoor activities which makes it a runner-up in best dslr camera under 35000 list.

How Good for Daily Use ?

It performs superb in low light conditions due to its high range ISO up to 25,600. It is very useful for beginners because it’s very easy to handle and operate because of it’s compact size and easy navigation plus smart phone control.

How fast it is ?

The upgraded BIONZ XTM processor is the main feature of this camera that attract enthusiasts to buy it . This superb feature helps in fast navigation, smooth operations, detailed, true color and sharp images.

Consider also !

Battery only 400 shots per charge in comparison to Nikon D5300 600 shots/charge. Shutter speed same as Nikon D5300 i.e 1/4000s. It has no external flash shoe, no microphone port and only 4m range flash coverage.

Read this owner review and experience of Sony A5100L ►

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Pros

  • Crispy and quality images and videos
  • 24.3MP Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor
  • Compact size (283g)
  • BIONZ XTM engine
  • 180º 3″ Touch screen
  • 4D focus 179 AF points

Cons

  • Only 4m flash range
  • Less lens avalabiity
  • No external flash shoe

Nikon D3400 Digital Camera

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Nikon D3400 Digital Camera Kit (Black) + Lens AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR + AF-P...
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Nikon D3400 Digital Camera Kit (Black) + Lens AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR + AF-P...

  • 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor
  • 3.0-inch screen, 921,000 dots
  • Expeed 4 Image Processing
  • 1080/60p video capture
  • 11-point AF system
  • Viewfinder magnification: 0.85x (95% coverage)
  • ISO range: 100-12,800 (expandable to 25,600)
  • 5 fps continuous shooting

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The Nikon D3400 has less features than the above two cameras and can be bought under 30,000 Rs with single lens kit, but the reason why we have also recommend it in best dslr under Rs 35,000 is that if some of the above cameras feature are redundant to you or if you don’t use those feature much, like if you are ready to sacrifice on touch screen you can buy an extra lens (AF-P DX 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G VR) worth 17,000 Rs with Nikon D3400 dual lens kit.

Have any question regarding Nikon D3400 find answers here and here.

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Pros

  • Snapbridge for files transfer
  • Long battery life- 1200 shots
  • Incredibly light for prolonged use
  • Control with wireless remote
  • High-end image processor- Expeed 4
  • Has Guide mode for beginners

Cons

Nikon D3300

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Nikon D3300 24.2MP Digital SLR (Black) + AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Lens + AF-P...
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Nikon D3300 24.2MP Digital SLR (Black) + AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Lens + AF-P...
  • 3-inch 921k-dot (VGA) TFT LCD
  • 5fps shooting speed with the bright 0.85x viewfinder
  • Full HD movie recording with 1080/60p support
  • A 24.2-effective megapixel sensor without an optical low-pass filter, the full-color RGB metering sensor and Nikon's scene...
  • Even moving images can be captured with all the stunning detail of still images thanks to Full HD movie recording with 1080/60p...
  • The new EXPEED 4 processing engine produces stunning images, with exceptional sharpness and detail effortlessly
  • To match the camera's extreme portability, the ISO range has been extended (100 - 12800), so whether shooting at home or trekking...
  • Comes with EN-EL14a rechargeable Li-ion battery with terminal cover, MH-24 battery charger, AN-DC3 strap, UC-E17 USB cable,...
  • 2 years warranty provided by the manufacturer from date of purchase

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The Nikon D3300 is the predecessor of Nikon D3400 and has even less features than D3400 can be bought under 30,000 Rs with single lens kit, but again you can buy an extra lens (AF-P DX 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G VR) worth 17,000 Rs with Nikon D3300 dual lens kit under 37,000 Rs.

Have any question regarding Nikon D3300 find answers here and here.

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Pros

  • Quick Access and Guide for easy operations
  • Long flash range
  • Has ultrasonic cleaning (the D3400 lacks this)
  • Control with wireless remote
  • Has external mic input

Cons

Canon EOS 1300D

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Canon EOS 1300D 18MP Digital SLR Camera (Black) with 18-55 and 55-250mm IS II Lens, 16GB...
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Canon EOS 1300D 18MP Digital SLR Camera (Black) with 18-55 and 55-250mm IS II Lens, 16GB...
  • 18MP APS-C CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+
  • 9-point AF with 1 center cross-type AF point
  • Standard ISO: 100 to 6400, expandable to 12800
  • Wi-Fi and NFC supported
  • Lens Mount: Canon EF mount
  • Warranty: one year standard warranty and one year additional warranty from the date of product purchase.

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If you are very tight on the budget and want to use the camera for normal daily life photography then this camera is for you, you can buy it in just under 25,000 Rs with Wi-Fi and NFC being its main feature. And if you have the budget of 35,000 Rs then you can buy some extra lenses with it, which if you try to buy separately will cost you Rs 3000 to 6000 more.

Different kit options of canon 1300D

  1. Motorola Pulse Escape Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones + 55-250mm + 18-55mm IS II Lens + Canon 1300D + 16GB Card + Carry Case less than ₹ 35,000
  2. 55-250mm + 18-55mm IS II Lens + Canon 1300D + 16GB Card + Carry Case under ₹ 34,000
  3. Motorola Pulse Escape Wireless Bluetooth Over-Ear Headphones + 18-55mm ISII Lens + Canon 1300D + 16GB Card + Carry Case less than ₹ 27,000
  4. 18-55mm IS II Lens + Canon 1300D + 16GB Card + Carry Case under ₹ 25,000
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Pros

  • Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity
  • AE Bracketing Useful for tough lighting conditions and HDR
  • 18.54µm2 Sensor Pixel Area
  • Light and easy to hold
  • Comes with a 16GB card

Cons

  • Its burst mode (3fps) is wanting
  • Images get noisier above ISO 1500
  • Fixed Screen

Conclusion

Your choice of the best DSLR camera under 35000 in India 2018 greatly depend of the features possessed by these cameras. Some of the top features are the EXPEED 4 image processing engine, touch screen, Wi-Fi and NFS connection, BIONZ XTM engine, ISO sensitivity and Exmor APS-C CMOS sensor. All the camera reviewed as the best DSLR camera under 35000 has one or more of these features.