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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for entry level camera.

If you're just starting out with photography, or you're looking to upgrade your camera and don't want to spend a ton of money, you'll find that there are plenty of options for entry-level cameras. These cameras offer the features most people need in a camera without breaking the bank. Browse the top-ranked list of entry-level cameras below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Sony - Alpha 6700 - APS-C Mirrorless Camera with PZ 16-50 mm Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "This is a really grwat value entry level mirrorless camera. I previously owned the A6300, and this is worlds better. ...The camera is overheating too much. Is that common in sony cameras?"

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    Product Description

    The α6700 combines the latest AI technology with Sony's outstanding α-series image quality in a compact APS-C camera body. Offering enhanced subject recognition, the latest technology for capturing stills and movies, and E-mount lens compatibility, the lightweight α6700 is designed for creative adventures, anytime, anywhere.
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    Top comment

    "This is a really grwat value entry level mirrorless camera. I previously owned the A6300, and this is worlds better. ...The camera is overheating too much. Is that common in sony cameras?"

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    Product Description

    The α6700 combines the latest AI technology with Sony's outstanding α-series image quality in a compact APS-C camera body. Offering enhanced subject recognition, the latest technology for capturing stills and movies, and E-mount lens compatibility, the lightweight α6700 is designed for creative adventures, anytime, anywhere.
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    See all Mirrorless Cameras
  2. Sony - Alpha 6700 - APS-C Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "If you want an amazing entry level camera look no further. Do not get any other crop sensor camera....Best entry level camera for the money!!...I would strongly recommend it to anyone who has a beginner or intermediate level in photography."

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    Product Description

    The α6700 combines the latest AI technology with Sony's outstanding α-series image quality in a compact APS-C camera body. Offering enhanced subject recognition, the latest technology for capturing stills and movies, and E-mount lens compatibility, the lightweight α6700 is designed for creative adventures, anytime, anywhere.
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    Top comment

    "If you want an amazing entry level camera look no further. Do not get any other crop sensor camera....Best entry level camera for the money!!...I would strongly recommend it to anyone who has a beginner or intermediate level in photography."

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    Product Description

    The α6700 combines the latest AI technology with Sony's outstanding α-series image quality in a compact APS-C camera body. Offering enhanced subject recognition, the latest technology for capturing stills and movies, and E-mount lens compatibility, the lightweight α6700 is designed for creative adventures, anytime, anywhere.
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    See all Mirrorless Cameras
  3. DJI - Osmo Pocket 3 3-Axis Stabilized 4K Handheld Camera with Rotatable Touchscreen - Gray - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Good camera, provides ease of video entries. Good Quality...Awesome camera...Excellent camera -competes with mirrorless Collaging Cameras ..very simple to use"

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    Product Description

    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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    Top comment

    "Good camera, provides ease of video entries. Good Quality...Awesome camera...Excellent camera -competes with mirrorless Collaging Cameras ..very simple to use"

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    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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  4. Blink - Outdoor 4 Battery-Powered 1080p Security Camera with Floodlight - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Blink 4 flood light camera...They're supposed to light very well and you can adjust the brightness level. So if you wanted a little lower you can set it a little lower. ...A great improvement over my current cameras!...I haven't yet tried out the cameras functions with Alexa or the audio functions but those two things should only make a great camera better."

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    Product Description

    See what’s happening around your home with 700 lumens of motion-triggered LED lights, crisp HD live view, infrared night vision, and person detection. See and speak to people and pets from the Blink app on your smartphone for peace of mind day and night.
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    Top comment

    "Blink 4 flood light camera...They're supposed to light very well and you can adjust the brightness level. So if you wanted a little lower you can set it a little lower. ...A great improvement over my current cameras!...I haven't yet tried out the cameras functions with Alexa or the audio functions but those two things should only make a great camera better."

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    Product Description

    See what’s happening around your home with 700 lumens of motion-triggered LED lights, crisp HD live view, infrared night vision, and person detection. See and speak to people and pets from the Blink app on your smartphone for peace of mind day and night.
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  5. GoPro - HERO12 Black Action Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom

    Model: CHDHX-121-TH/CHDHX-121-CN
    SKU: 6554864
    Top comment

    "The best action camera in a long time...For me, the best GOPRO at the moment with all the tools and the high level of quality in photos and videos, I am delighted with my new GOPRO and I have only been working with it for two weeks....Excellent Action Camera!!...I have had many action cameras and go-pros in the past. This one is truly amazing. "

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    Product Description

    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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    "The best action camera in a long time...For me, the best GOPRO at the moment with all the tools and the high level of quality in photos and videos, I am delighted with my new GOPRO and I have only been working with it for two weeks....Excellent Action Camera!!...I have had many action cameras and go-pros in the past. This one is truly amazing. "

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    Product Description

    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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    See all Action Cameras
  6. DJI - Osmo Pocket 3 Creator Combo 3-Axis Stabilized 4K Handheld Camera with Rotatable Touchscreen - Gray - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Best vlogging camera...Best camera for vlogging and just create about anything really, quality is on another level....Great entry and versatile camera!"

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    Product Description

    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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    Top comment

    "Best vlogging camera...Best camera for vlogging and just create about anything really, quality is on another level....Great entry and versatile camera!"

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    Product Description

    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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    See all Action Cameras
  7. Nikon - PROSTAFF P3 8X42 Waterproof Binoculars - Green - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Good Entry level Binocular...Great entry level binoculars. Good value and good quality. "

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    Product Description

    Great binoculars begin with great optics, and Nikon optics are among the best in the world. The PROSTAFF P3 binoculars bring those renowned optics together with performance far beyond their price—waterproof, fogproof, drop-resistant rubber armor, comfortable long eye relief and more, all in a lightweight, easy to use design.
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    Top comment

    "Good Entry level Binocular...Great entry level binoculars. Good value and good quality. "

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    Product Description

    Great binoculars begin with great optics, and Nikon optics are among the best in the world. The PROSTAFF P3 binoculars bring those renowned optics together with performance far beyond their price—waterproof, fogproof, drop-resistant rubber armor, comfortable long eye relief and more, all in a lightweight, easy to use design.
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  8. Celestron - Travel Scope 70 Portable Telescope - Black - Angle_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great camera for a beginner Great camera for a beginner...Good Entry Level Telescope...Excellent backpack that is great for storage and convenient to take with you on a trip. It's worth it as an entry level telescope."

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    Product Description

    This portable telescope features fully coated glass optical elements for clear, crisp images and an erect image diagonal for correctly oriented viewing. The backpack lets you take your telescope on the go.
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    "Great camera for a beginner Great camera for a beginner...Good Entry Level Telescope...Excellent backpack that is great for storage and convenient to take with you on a trip. It's worth it as an entry level telescope."

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    Product Description

    This portable telescope features fully coated glass optical elements for clear, crisp images and an erect image diagonal for correctly oriented viewing. The backpack lets you take your telescope on the go.
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  9. Fujifilm - X-T30 II Mirrorless Camera with XC 15-45mm Lens Kit - Silver - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Terrific camera...Easy to be creative with your photos. Great entry camera to get into the Fujifilm ecosystem....Best camera...One of the best cameras I have own. The simulations are so so great. "

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    Product Description

    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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    Top comment

    "Terrific camera...Easy to be creative with your photos. Great entry camera to get into the Fujifilm ecosystem....Best camera...One of the best cameras I have own. The simulations are so so great. "

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    Product Description

    Cleverly weaving proven technology with a vintage aesthetic, X-T30 II has much to offer stills photographers and videographers of all levels. The 26.1MP back-illuminated X-Trans sensor and X-Processor 4 imaging engine combine to deliver exceptional performance, with autofocusing down to -7EV in just 0.02 secs – and detail-packed results full of vibrant color. Pick up and start creating in seconds by flicking over to the Advanced SR Auto mode, or take more control over your output. X-T30 II has the features and functions to fit your creative style and mood, including the ability to share your work in seconds, via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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    See all Mirrorless Cameras
  10. Fujifilm - X-S20 Mirrorless Camera with XF18-55mm Lens Bundle - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Amazing little camera...This is a fantastic camera. My favorite travel camera very small, lightweight and takes amazing pics....This is probably the best entry to mid level Fuji camera to purchase. The only reason not to purchase this is a. "

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    Product Description

    Designed for both stills and video creation, X-S20 offers a powerful combination of creative features and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight body. The 26.1-megapixel X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor and X-Processor 5 imaging engine combine to deliver a blistering performance, recording video up to 6.2K and uncropped still images at up to 20 frames-per-second. A powerful in-body image stabilizer offers up to seven stops of compensation, plus battery life has been dramatically increased, managing more than double the images per charge compared to its predecessor. Vlog mode makes it simple to get pro-quality footage, while Fujifilm’s 19 unique Film Simulation modes complete the picture, delivering stunning colors straight out of camera.
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    Top comment

    "Amazing little camera...This is a fantastic camera. My favorite travel camera very small, lightweight and takes amazing pics....This is probably the best entry to mid level Fuji camera to purchase. The only reason not to purchase this is a. "

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    Product Description

    Designed for both stills and video creation, X-S20 offers a powerful combination of creative features and cutting-edge technology in a lightweight body. The 26.1-megapixel X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor and X-Processor 5 imaging engine combine to deliver a blistering performance, recording video up to 6.2K and uncropped still images at up to 20 frames-per-second. A powerful in-body image stabilizer offers up to seven stops of compensation, plus battery life has been dramatically increased, managing more than double the images per charge compared to its predecessor. Vlog mode makes it simple to get pro-quality footage, while Fujifilm’s 19 unique Film Simulation modes complete the picture, delivering stunning colors straight out of camera.
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