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

The best entry-level DSLR cameras are a great place to start if you're new to photography. They're relatively inexpensive, and they get you familiar with the basics of how a DSLR works before you move on to a more advanced model. Browse the top-ranked list of entry-level SLR cameras below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Sony - ZV1 II 20.1-Megapixel Digital Camera for Content Creators and Vloggers - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Awesome Camera...This is a great camera for anyone who is looking for basic-mid entry video, or basic-mid photography. ...A tiny camera, with great image quality. Sure beats lugging around my old SLR with all of it's lenses. "

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    Capture the world the way you want. The ZV-1 II is an ideal all-round vlog camera that streamlines shooting on the go, allowing you to capture amazing quality video and audio without any complex setup. Compact and portable, it features a wide-angle 18-50mm zoom lens for versatile framing, a 1.0-type (1-inch) image sensor for great image quality, and an intelligent microphone for clear audio recording.
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    "Awesome Camera...This is a great camera for anyone who is looking for basic-mid entry video, or basic-mid photography. ...A tiny camera, with great image quality. Sure beats lugging around my old SLR with all of it's lenses. "

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    Capture the world the way you want. The ZV-1 II is an ideal all-round vlog camera that streamlines shooting on the go, allowing you to capture amazing quality video and audio without any complex setup. Compact and portable, it features a wide-angle 18-50mm zoom lens for versatile framing, a 1.0-type (1-inch) image sensor for great image quality, and an intelligent microphone for clear audio recording.
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  2. 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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    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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    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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  3. Nikon - Z 5 4K Video Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Vest entry level full frame mirror less camera...Very good entry level full frame camera. I was pleasantly surprised with the Excellent picture quality. ...Great entry level full frame Mirror less camera...Great entry level full frame Mirror less camera. Its not for beginners. "

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    Your full frame journey begins with the Z 5. Simple yet sophisticated, compact yet powerful, the Z 5 is built to grow with you. It’s everything you’d expect from a full frame mirrorless camera —intense detail, expansive views, brilliant low light capabilities, 4K video and more—plus all the innovative tools you need to push the limits of your creativity.
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    "Vest entry level full frame mirror less camera...Very good entry level full frame camera. I was pleasantly surprised with the Excellent picture quality. ...Great entry level full frame Mirror less camera...Great entry level full frame Mirror less camera. Its not for beginners. "

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    Your full frame journey begins with the Z 5. Simple yet sophisticated, compact yet powerful, the Z 5 is built to grow with you. It’s everything you’d expect from a full frame mirrorless camera —intense detail, expansive views, brilliant low light capabilities, 4K video and more—plus all the innovative tools you need to push the limits of your creativity.
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  4. Sony - Alpha 6100 Mirrorless Camera 2-Lens Kit with E PZ 16-50mm and E 55-210mm Lenses - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great entry-level camera...Only reason it is not a 5 is because it is more of an entry-level camera...So far this seems like a solid entry level to mid level package. I am very happy with the customizable functions of this camera. "

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    Shoot quality documentaries with this Sony Alpha mirrorless camera kit. Superior autofocus with 4D FOCUS delivers swift captures on fast-moving subjects in as little as 0.02 seconds, while the 180-degree tiltable LCD touch screen enables effective self-recording. This Sony Alpha mirrorless camera kit comes with a 16-50mm lens and a 55-210mm lens so you can get started quickly.
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    "Great entry-level camera...Only reason it is not a 5 is because it is more of an entry-level camera...So far this seems like a solid entry level to mid level package. I am very happy with the customizable functions of this camera. "

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    Shoot quality documentaries with this Sony Alpha mirrorless camera kit. Superior autofocus with 4D FOCUS delivers swift captures on fast-moving subjects in as little as 0.02 seconds, while the 180-degree tiltable LCD touch screen enables effective self-recording. This Sony Alpha mirrorless camera kit comes with a 16-50mm lens and a 55-210mm lens so you can get started quickly.
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  5. Canon - EOS R7 Mirrorless Camera (Body Only) - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great mirrorless entry for a prosumer...Even though its an APSC camera, it's a more affordable option for those who want to start using an amazing autofocus system and decent EVF. ...Takes a little while to adjust from using and SLR. Because the way you access the items in the menu and info screen menus to set up the camera settings is different, More on the info screen than the menu items. "

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    With a 15 FPS mechanical shutter, the EOS R7 is Canon’s most advanced APS-C camera. Featuring a high-speed 32.5 MP sensor, in-body stabilization up to 7.5 stops with coordinated control IS^, and 4K60p video, it offers versatility for capturing photo and video of fast action, wildlife, and more.
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    "Great mirrorless entry for a prosumer...Even though its an APSC camera, it's a more affordable option for those who want to start using an amazing autofocus system and decent EVF. ...Takes a little while to adjust from using and SLR. Because the way you access the items in the menu and info screen menus to set up the camera settings is different, More on the info screen than the menu items. "

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    With a 15 FPS mechanical shutter, the EOS R7 is Canon’s most advanced APS-C camera. Featuring a high-speed 32.5 MP sensor, in-body stabilization up to 7.5 stops with coordinated control IS^, and 4K60p video, it offers versatility for capturing photo and video of fast action, wildlife, and more.
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  6. Canon - EOS 6D Mark II DSLR Video Camera with EF 24-105mm f/4L IS II USM Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Great SLR Kit...Full frame camera, auto functions work well, really good lens range and speed for all-around use....If you like the Canon EOS system, this is a great entry-level full-frame camera."

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    Take stunning shots no matter where your travels take you with this Canon EOS camera. The compact DSLR camera gives you all the function of a full-frame device in a much smaller size, and the included EF 24-105 lens offers sharp zooming. This Canon EOS camera shoots video in full HD, making it an ideal option for vloggers..
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    "Great SLR Kit...Full frame camera, auto functions work well, really good lens range and speed for all-around use....If you like the Canon EOS system, this is a great entry-level full-frame camera."

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    Take stunning shots no matter where your travels take you with this Canon EOS camera. The compact DSLR camera gives you all the function of a full-frame device in a much smaller size, and the included EF 24-105 lens offers sharp zooming. This Canon EOS camera shoots video in full HD, making it an ideal option for vloggers..
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  7. Panasonic - LUMIX G85 Mirrorless 4K Photo Digital Camera Body with 12-60mm Lens, DMC-G85MK - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great camera for entry level photography...love the panasonic lumix g85 great entry level camera for photos and videos. Easy to use after watching tutorial video....Great entry mirrorless...Great camera for the price. Good quality picture. Good stability. "

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    Pack this Panasonic LUMIX DSLM camera in your bag, and take incredible shots of all your trips. The slender, lightweight design allows easy transport for point-and-shoot adventures, and the included 12-60mm lens lets you focus on all the details. This Panasonic LUMIX DSLM camera has 5-axis image stabilization for sharp images.
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    "Great camera for entry level photography...love the panasonic lumix g85 great entry level camera for photos and videos. Easy to use after watching tutorial video....Great entry mirrorless...Great camera for the price. Good quality picture. Good stability. "

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    Pack this Panasonic LUMIX DSLM camera in your bag, and take incredible shots of all your trips. The slender, lightweight design allows easy transport for point-and-shoot adventures, and the included 12-60mm lens lets you focus on all the details. This Panasonic LUMIX DSLM camera has 5-axis image stabilization for sharp images.
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  8. Sony - Alpha 7C Full-frame Compact Mirrorless Camera with FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens - Silver - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Best Full-Frame Entry Level Camera Around...I was previously using a dslr camera for videos and I'm actually having an easier time with the settings on this camera. ...Nice mid-entry-level camera. Everything I expected of it. "

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    Sony Alpha 7C – small and light Full Frame Compact Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera with 24.2MP backside illuminated sensor, 4K video, side flip-out LCD and FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens. Together with the new FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 compact lens is ideal for every photographer on the go and perfect for vlogging.
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    "Best Full-Frame Entry Level Camera Around...I was previously using a dslr camera for videos and I'm actually having an easier time with the settings on this camera. ...Nice mid-entry-level camera. Everything I expected of it. "

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    Sony Alpha 7C – small and light Full Frame Compact Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera with 24.2MP backside illuminated sensor, 4K video, side flip-out LCD and FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 lens. Together with the new FE 28-60mm F4-5.6 compact lens is ideal for every photographer on the go and perfect for vlogging.
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  9. Canon - EOS 90D DSLR Camera with EF-S 18-135mm Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
    Top comment

    "Good entry level Camera...Best entry pro canon"

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    Immortalize precious memories with this Canon EOS 90D and EF-S 18-135mm lens camera kit. Intuitive controls make it easy to adjust settings and optimize image quality, and the included lens lets you zoom in on subjects. A 32.5MP CMOS sensor lets this Canon EOS 90D and EF-S18-135mm lens camera kit take lifelike still images and record videos in up to 4K resolution..
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    "Good entry level Camera...Best entry pro canon"

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    Immortalize precious memories with this Canon EOS 90D and EF-S 18-135mm lens camera kit. Intuitive controls make it easy to adjust settings and optimize image quality, and the included lens lets you zoom in on subjects. A 32.5MP CMOS sensor lets this Canon EOS 90D and EF-S18-135mm lens camera kit take lifelike still images and record videos in up to 4K resolution..
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  10. Canon - EOS Rebel T8i DSLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great image quality for an entry level camera. Decent kit lens (the Sony lens suuuuucked). ...good camera if you want some extra features for an entry level camera."

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    Never miss a moment of the action with this Canon EOS Rebel digital camera kit. The wide sensitivity range is ideal for use in almost all lighting conditions, while the 45-point face-detection autofocus system ensures high-quality images. This Canon EOS Rebel digital camera kit features built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity for effortless transfer of your raw files to compatible smart devices.
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    "Great image quality for an entry level camera. Decent kit lens (the Sony lens suuuuucked). ...good camera if you want some extra features for an entry level camera."

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    Never miss a moment of the action with this Canon EOS Rebel digital camera kit. The wide sensitivity range is ideal for use in almost all lighting conditions, while the 45-point face-detection autofocus system ensures high-quality images. This Canon EOS Rebel digital camera kit features built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity for effortless transfer of your raw files to compatible smart devices.
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