Nikon D300S prices and specs
The D300S was produced on Jul 30, 2009. For now the cheapest price for the camera is $1,311.49.
The D300S is a DSLR (Digital Single Reflex) camera what means that the device makes pictures of higher quality and has a variety of available lenses to fit any events.
The Nikon D300S can make photos at 12 megapixels max resolution. But for better image quality the more important specification is a sensor size. This camera has a APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm) sensor that will allow the photographer to produce amazing photos and at the same time the camera stays rather small. And if you want to capture photos of the professional quality check Leica M (Typ 262).
The D300S has max shutter speed of 1/8000 sec. This shutter speed is above average for digital cameras and is very good for shooting fast moving subjects. The camera owner will be able to capture HD videos that guarantees a rather high image quality.
The D300S is an interchangeable and uses Nikon F lens mount. If the event demands special shooting conditions, the camera owner can change lens to a more appropriate to get better pictures.
The D300S battery life will be enough to make up to 950 photos.
Screen & Viewfinder
Lens & Focus
Physical & Battery
Image ratio w:h
Sensor photo detectors
Boosted ISO (minimum)
Boosted ISO (maximum)
White balance presets
Custom white balance
JPEG quality levels
Minimum shutter speed
Maximum shutter speed
Manual exposure mode
Subject / scene modes
Number of focus points
Focal length multiplier
Weight (inc. batteries)
Battery Life (CIPA)
- Jul 30, 2009
- Mid-size SLR
- 12 megapixels
- 4288 x 2848
- APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm)
- 3216 x 2136, 2144 x 1424
- 13 megapixels
- 200 - 3200 in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps (100 - 6400 with boost)
- Yes (5)
- RAW + TIFF
- Fine, Normal, Basic
- 30 sec
- 1/8000 sec
- Yes (Pop-up)
- 12.00 m (at ISO 100)
- Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless plus sync connector)
- Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow sync, Rear curtain
- 7.0 fps
- Yes (2, 5, 10 or 20 sec)
- ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
- (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
- Yes (2 or 9 frames in steps of 1, 2 or 3 mired)
- Super Density TFT color LCD with wide-viewing angle
- Optical (pentaprism)
- 1280 x 720 (24 fps), 640 x 480 (24 fps), 320 x 240 (24 fps)
- Motion JPEG
- Contrast Detect (sensor)
- Phase Detect
- Selective single-point
- Face Detection
- Live View
- Nikon F
- 938 g (2.07 lb / 33.09 oz)
- 147 x 114 x 74 mm (5.79 x 4.49 x 2.91″)
- Yes (Water and dust resistant)
- Battery Pack
- Lithium-Ion EN-EL3e rechargeable battery & charger
- Compact Flash Type I/SD/SDHC
- USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
- Yes (Mini Type C)
- Eye-Fi Connected
- Yes (Optional, wired or wireless )
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