Nikon D300
Top 43%861 points
Top 43%
Megapixels
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Top 95%
674 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
longer battery life

Nikon D300: 57 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

13.10MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.6 x 15.8mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
51
Sony Alpha a6500: 425

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
679ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

6. weight

825g
HTC Re: 65.50g

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
67
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

8. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
1000shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D300
35% have it

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.10bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s

13. width

147mm
DxO One: 26.20mm

14. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
12Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs

15. height

114mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

16. volume

1240cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

17. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
922k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

18. thickness

74mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

19. battery power

1500mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

20. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon D300
16% have it

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"

22. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nikon D300
15% have it

23. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D300
18% have it

24. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Nikon D300
72% have it

25. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Nikon D300
30% have it

26. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Nikon D300
44% have it

27. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Nikon D300
53% have it

28. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon D300
87% have it

29. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.20s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s

30. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon D300
44% have it

31. more viewfinder coverage

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.
100%
Canon EOS M6: 100%

32. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Nikon D300
29% have it

33. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon D300
65% have it

34. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Nikon D300
45% have it

35. power up delay

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
0.30s
Nikon D70: 0.01s

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