Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
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video recording
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Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR: 81 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.30MP
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.
11
Sony Alpha a6500: 425

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
868ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
26% have it

7. weight

560g
HTC Re: 65.50g

8. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
72
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

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.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO

10. video recording

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

11. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
510shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
22.70bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
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. width

127mm
DxO One: 26.20mm

16. 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.
12.50Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.80Evs

17. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
230k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots

18. volume

1056cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

19. height

104mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

20. thickness

80mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

21. battery power

1080mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
23% have it

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.70"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"

24. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
15% 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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
30% have it

26. 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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
72% have it

27. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
18% have it

28. 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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
44% have it

29. 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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
53% have it

30. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
87% have it

31. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
44% have it

32. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.35s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s

33. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Nikon D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
65% have it

34. 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.
95%
Canon EOS M6: 100%

35. 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 D5000 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G AF-S VR DX NIKKOR
29% have it

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