Some customers who reviewed it said that it was able to produce good images. Seven years ago Pcmag.com mentioned on expert review site 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”. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “Theres no doubting the abilities of this camera to produce stunning still images – and moving images –” in their review of the Nikon D5000. Expert website Digitalcamerainfo.com mentioned in their review of the Nikon D5000 “The Nikon was superior for still photography”.
Some Nikon D5000 reviewers concluded that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Expert website Digitalcamerainfo.com mentioned seven years ago “Overall we found the Canon XSi did a better job shooting video, with higher definition” in their review. Digitalartsonline.co.uk wrote also seven years ago “The D5000, with its 12.3 million effective pixels, does direct battle with Canon’s 500D” in their Nikon D5000 review. Expert website Macworld.co.uk mentioned also seven years ago “It’s an entry-level DSLR that has plenty of advanced features, yet it also provides shooting guides and built-in scene modes” in their review of the Nikon D5000.
Three customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Expertreviews.co.uk scored it 5 stars and said on expert review site Expert Reviews seven years ago “The D5000 is a fraction cheaper and has a 12.9-megapixel Cmos sensor compared with the 500Ds 15.1-megapixel sensor” in their review of the Nikon D5000. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned on expert website Pocket Lint “It has a 12.3MP CMOS sensor and a new tilt, turn, swivel 2.7-inch LCD” in their review of this digital camera.
One person who reviewed the product considered that it had a good ISO range. Photographyblog.com gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their Nikon D5000 review on PhotographyBlog.com “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”.
One Nikon D5000 reviewer said in their reviews that this digital camera was good in low light.