Nikon D300S
Top 28%1,100 points
Top 28%
Megapixels
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674 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Nikon D300S: 67 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.
787ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

6. weight

840g
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.
70
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. video recording

720 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

10. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
950shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.50bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D300S
48% have it

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 D300S
11% have it

14. fastest shutter speed

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

15. pixel density

471ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

16. 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 D300S
25% have it

17. width

147mm
DxO One: 26.20mm

18. 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.
12.20Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs

19. height

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

20. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
920k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

21. volume

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

22. thickness

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

23. battery power

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

24. resolution

1176 x 784px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px

25. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D300S
23% have it

26. 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 D300S
16% have it

27. screen size

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

28. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Nikon D300S
18% have it

29. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nikon D300S
15% have it

30. 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 D300S
72% have it

31. 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 D300S
30% have it

32. 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 D300S
44% have it

33. 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 D300S
53% have it

34. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon D300S
87% have it

35. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.24s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s

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