A number of Nikon D5000 owners reckoned that this digital cameras was able to produce good images. Expert website Cnet.com wrote in their Nikon D5000 review “Great photo quality for the money” and gave the product a rating of 78 out of 100. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “The 12.3-megapixel Nikon D5000 is a terrific buy, offering the image quality of a more expensive D-SLR for a price of just $729.99 (direct, body only”. Pcmag.com also wrote “Not only does this camera shoot beautiful images under any lighting conditions.”.
Some Nikon D5000 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good picture resolution. expert review site Digitalcamerainfo.com wrote “Overall we found the Canon XSi did a better job shooting video, with higher definition” in their review of this digital cameras. expert review site Digitalartsonline.co.uk mentioned “The D5000, with its 12.3 million effective pixels, does direct battle with Canon’s 500D” in their review of the Nikon D5000 and rated the product 5 stars. expert website Macworld.co.uk mentioned “It’s an entry-level DSLR that has plenty of advanced features, yet it also provides shooting guides and built-in scene modes”.
Several Nikon D5000 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Seven years ago expert website Laptopmag.com rated it 90 out of 100 and mentioned in their review of this digital cameras “A reasonably priced DSLR that has the same sensor and 720p video recording as the $999 D90”. Expertreviews.co.uk said in the same month “The D5000 is a fraction cheaper and has a 12.9-megapixel Cmos sensor compared with the 500Ds 15.1-megapixel sensor” and gave it a score of 99 out of 100. Pocket-Lint.com said on Pocket Lint “It has a 12.3MP CMOS sensor and a new tilt, turn, swivel 2.7-inch LCD”.
One Nikon D5000 reviewer who reviewed the Nikon D5000 concluded that it was good in low light. Expert website Laptopmag.com said in their review “Breathtaking low-light performance for a reasonable price”.
One customer who bought the product considered that it had a good ISO range. Seven years ago expert review site Photographyblog.com wrote in their review of the Nikon D5000 “A 2.7 inch vari-angle LCD monitor makes it easier to compose your shots from difficult angles, while the extensive ISO range of 100-64”.