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A multi award winning and top of the range MILC digital camera, with an Editor's Choice award from six expert review websites and 17 further awards from other expert sites
MILC 20.3MP 5472 X 3648 Pixels CMOS Jan 2015
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Samsung NX3000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Samsung NX3000 number 552 across all digital cameras.
93
Reviews
339 Reviews + 23 Awards
91
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
77
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 77?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with 93% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received 23 awards including a "Recommended" award from Vido.com.ua plus five other sites and an "Editor's Choice" award from Photoreview.com.au plus five other sites. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Samsung digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report product quality, excellent design and that it is easy to use.
The NX3000 has some great features:
5472 x 3648 pixels image resolution
16-50mm PZ lens
I-Function control (i-function lens)
ISO 100-25600
5fps continuous shot
Full HD video recording (1080 / 30p)
1/4000s shutter speed
Home monitor+
Remote viewfinder pro
Higher than average megapixels
Tag&Go (nfc / wi-fi)
Flip ON display & wink shot
The definition of premium vintage design
20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Smart mode

How Big is the Samsung NX3000?

The Samsung NX3000 is 117.4mm wide and 65.9mm tall. It is 39mm deep and weighs 230g.

Samsung NX3000 front dimensions
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Samsung NX3000 size in context

Samsung NX3000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

23 Industry Awards

This camera has received 23 awards from camera experts.

This Samsung camera was given a "Recommended" award by websites Vido.com.ua, Pcauthority.com.au, Hardwarezone.com.ph, Trusted Reviews, Techradar and Pocket Lint all of whom decided that this Samsung digital camera was very good.

This camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review websites Photoreview.com.au, Reviewed.com, Log.com.tr, Digitaltrends.com, PC Mag and CNET.co.uk all of whom decided that this Samsung digital camera was staggeringly good.

The authors at websites Lydogbillede.dk, Lydogbilde.no, PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine all strongly endorse this Samsung camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

This camera received a "Best Buy" award from both websites Expert Reviews and Itproportal.com, both of which decided that this Samsung digital camera was a sensible purchase.

This Samsung digital camera received a "Silver" award from both websites Digifotopro.nl and Onfoto.ru, both of which concluded that this camera was very good.

Good Expert Reviews

Based on 65 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Ephotozine and Trusted Reviews this Samsung digital camera has an average expert rating of 83 out of 100.

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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 274 user reviews this digital camera has an overall user rating of 88 out of 100. 174 reviewers (86% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars and 93% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Superior Product Quality

39 people mentioned in their reviews that it was good quality.

Customers Report Nice Design

19 owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good looking, two owners wrote in their reviews that it was well designed and two customers concluded that it was ergonomic. two owners who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was retro.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

27 customers who purchased it reckoned that it was easy to use, four owners who bought it agreed that it was easy to use the menus and two owners thought this digital camera was comfortable and easy to hold.

Customers Report Great Technical Features

13 customers who reviewed the Samsung NX3000 concluded that it had good features.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

65 customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was able to produce good images, six customers said in their reviews that the product was good in low light and two customers who bought this digital camera said that it had a good picture resolution.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

11 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was compact, four owners who purchased it concluded that it was a good body shape and three people who bought it considered that it was easy to carry around. two owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was lightweight, two people concluded that it was thin and two owners who reviewed it agreed that it was heavy and bulky.

Users Report Good Video Capture

Nine owners who bought the Samsung NX3000 agreed that it was good for video recording.

Samsung Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 9,508 expert and user reviews (including 2,242 verified purchases) for Samsung cameras and found that on average Samsung has very good reviews. 94% of those that bought a Samsung digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Excellent Battery Life

Two owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good battery life.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

14 people who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Seven customers said in their reviews that it was well made and two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was strong and durable.

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Four customers wrote in their reviews that it had a good screen and two customers who bought this digital camera considered that it had a good viewfinder.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Six owners wrote that the product had a good autofocus, six owners who bought the product said that it had a good lens and three owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good zoom.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Samsung released the NX3000 in January 2015.

Features

5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Samsung NX3000 is 5472 x 3648 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Samsung NX3000's sensor megapixels of 20.3MP is higher than 88% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This Samsung camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Samsung NX3000's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than 80% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Samsung camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Samsung NX3000 does not have a built-in flash, unlike 68% of cameras which have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Samsung NX3000 of 230g is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 44% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Samsung NX3000's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than 72% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum memory card size of all cameras is 43GB, with the smallest being 1GB and the largest being 260GB.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480|320 x 240 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Samsung NX3000 has an external flash connector. 86% of cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Samsung NX3000 has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Samsung NX3000 features saturation adjustment, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature saturation adjustment.

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5472 X 3648 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung NX3000 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5472 x 3648. That's over six times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Samsung NX3000 has a self-timer. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Samsung NX3000 features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 78% of digital cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Supports Live View

The Samsung NX3000 supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Samsung NX3000 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This Samsung camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Samsung NX3000 has a wrist strap, unlike 91% of cameras which do not have a wrist strap.

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Longer Than Average Battery Recharge Time

The Samsung NX3000's battery recharge time of 4.5h is in the longest 14% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average battery recharge time of all cameras is 3.1h, with the shortest being 1.5h and the longest being 8h.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung NX3000 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Samsung NX3000 has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Samsung NX3000 features contrast adjustment. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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370 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Samsung NX3000 which takes 370 battery life.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Samsung NX3000 features multi burst mode, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Samsung NX3000 has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Samsung NX3000 supports Full HD video, unlike 76% of digital cameras which do not support Full HD video.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This Samsung camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Samsung NX3000's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 40% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Samsung NX3000 has a USB connectivity. 87% of cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Samsung NX3000 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Samsung NX3000 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Samsung NX3000 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

samsung evnx3000bohus, samsung evnx3000beius, samsung evnx3000boius, samsung evnx3000bojus, samsung w2050mm

Barcodes:

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