Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4DNikon D500
Top 26%1,816 points
Top 26%
Top 21%1,942 points
Top 21%
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
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Top specs and features

Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D vs Nikon D500: 69 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

1.6x more megapixels.
13.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
20.9MP

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 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.7mm

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 a9: 693
153

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
14fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
27% have it

6. 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.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
51200 ISO

7. weight

630g lighter.
230g(Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm F/1.4D)
HTC Re: 65.5g
860g

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
37% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
50% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/8000s

11. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
26% have it

12. width

0mm narrower.
147mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
147mm

13. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
25% have it

14. 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 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
30% have it

15. 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
2359k dots

16. volume

9.44% less body volume.
1240.09cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
1369.31cm³

17. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
46% have it

18. height

1mm shorter.
114mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
115mm

19. thickness

7mm thinner.
74mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
81mm

20. 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 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
72% have it

21. 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 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
17% have it

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
19% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
24% have it

24. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
15% have it

25. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Nikon D300 + AF-Nikkor 50mm 1:1.4D
Nikon D500
35% have it

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