Nikon D3000
Nikon D3000
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Top specs and features

Nikon D3000: 62 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D3000
26% have it

7. weight

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

9. 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.

10. longer battery life

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

11. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D3000
36% have it

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

13. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Nikon D3000
11% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

15. width

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

17. 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.

22. 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 D3000
46% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Nikon D3000
22% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

25. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nikon D3000
15% have it

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