Samsung NX300
Top 24%1,144 points
Top 24%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
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Top 90%
201 cameras
19.73MP - 28.56MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
20.3
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Samsung NX300: 57 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
287
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.7mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
244
0

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.
247
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
9fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Samsung NX300
25% have it
150
0

6. weight

478g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

7. 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.
25600ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
330shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

9. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Samsung NX300
33% have it
100
0

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Samsung NX300
48% have it
84
0

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.000166666667s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

13. pixel density

283ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

14. 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.
Samsung NX300
25% have it
76
0

15. width

63.7mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Samsung NX300
26% have it
73
0

17. volume

316.3cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

18. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
768k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
71
0

19. height

122mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

20. thickness

40.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

21. resolution

480 x 800px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

22. battery power

1130mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

23. 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.
Samsung NX300
46% have it
67
0

24. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Samsung NX300
23% have it
67
0

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

26. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Samsung NX300
14% have it
58
0

27. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Samsung NX300
22% have it
58
0

28. 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.
Samsung NX300
29% have it
56
0

29. 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.
Samsung NX300
43% have it
54
0

30. 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.
Samsung NX300
52% have it
52
0

31. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Samsung NX300
18% have it
52
0

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.
Samsung NX300
29% have it
49
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33. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Samsung NX300
66% have it
48
0

34. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Samsung NX300
44% have it
47
0

35. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Nikon D800E: 2
43
0

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