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Samsung NX3000 Digital Camera

£126.39
MILC 20.3MP CMOS May 2015
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Full HD Video Release Date
Six industry awards
Easy to use
No focus peaking
49 Reviews + 6 Awards
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Reviews

Six Industry Awards

This high megapixel camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from both review websites Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which decided that this Samsung camera was very good.

In addition, this Samsung camera received an Expert Reviews "Best Buy" award and it received an "Editor's Choice" award from website Reviewed.com who thought it was excellent. Furthermore, the writer at review website Vido.com.ua gave this camera a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement.

This digital camera received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on twenty-five expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Trusted Reviews this camera has an overall expert rating of 79 out of 100.

User Reviews Are Good

Based on 36 user reviews this Samsung camera has an average user rating of 87 out of 100. Over 72% of reviewers gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Samsung Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 7,714 expert and owner reviews (including 311 verified purchases), Samsung has good ratings for its cameras. Samsung also has good ratings specifically within its high megapixel cameras range. 93% of those that bought a Samsung camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Excellent Value for Money

Four people said that the product was good value for money. Expert Reviews mentioned “Excellent value for money”. Expert website Reviewed.com said “It's cheap”. Gadgetfan mentioned on expert review site Amazon “The price is also very good which means value for money”.


Features

Good Remote Shooting Features

Three customers said in their reviews that it had good features. Expert Reviews scored the Samsung NX3000 the highest possible rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Good remote shooting features”. The Lambanana said on expert review site Amazon “It has plenty of features and the performance is amazing”.


Design

Easy to Use

Two people wrote in their reviews that the Samsung NX3000 was easy to use. Amazon Customer scored it a maximum of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera last year “This camera takes fantastic quality photos, is easy to use”. Two years ago Warren wrote in his review of this digital camera “Really happy with this camera, as simple to use”.

Nice Design

Two customers who reviewed it thought it was well designed. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Expert Reviews “With high image quality, lots of features and a slim design”.

Picture Quality

Nine owners mentioned that the Samsung NX3000 was good quality. Two years ago Expert Reviews mentioned “Picture quality” in their review of this digital camera. They also said “High photo and video quality” in their review. And also wrote “Good image quality in daylight”.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera was released in May 2015.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Samsung NX3000 supports video recording. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also support video recording.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Samsung NX3000 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this camera). This Samsung camera also support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 640 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail. Across all cameras that have been around for more than a year the video resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels to 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Power

Battery Life 500 Shots

Two people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good battery life. Expert Reviews said “Battery life 500 shots”. They also mentioned “Impressive battery life” in their review.


Audio

Good Noise Performance

Two owners thought this digital camera was noisy. Two years ago Expert Reviews said in their review of this digital camera “Good noise performance” and rated this digital camera 5 stars out of 5.

Expert website Trustedreviews.com mentioned “It is held back a bit by metering issues and aggressive noise reduction”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

Two owners thought this digital camera was noisy. Two years ago Expert Reviews said in their review of this digital camera “Good noise performance” and rated this digital camera 5 stars out of 5. Expert website Trustedreviews.com mentioned “It is held back a bit by metering issues and aggressive noise reduction”.

Features Voice Recording

The Samsung NX3000 features voice recording. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also feature voice recording.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Samsung NX3000 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Samsung NX3000 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Samsung NX3000 has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Samsung NX3000 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than a year also support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Samsung NX3000 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). Most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera also support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The Samsung NX3000 has a pretty typical weight (230 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this camera.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Samsung NX3000 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this camera.

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5472 X 3648 Still Image Resolution

The Samsung NX3000 has a higher still image resolution than most similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Samsung digital camera has a 5472 x 3648 still image resolution(s), whereas most high megapixel cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). This camera also have still image resolution(s) of 3888 x 2592, 2976 x 1984, 1728 x 1152, 2736 x 1824, 5472 x 3080, 3712 x 2088, 2944 x 1656, 1920 x 1080, 3648 x 3648, 2640 x 2640 and 2000 x 2000 and 1024 x 1024. The worst still image resolution of all cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera is 480 x 480 and the best is 6000 x 4000.

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5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution

The Samsung NX3000 has a higher image resolution than most cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This camera has a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most cameras that were launched around the same time as it have a 5152 x 3864 pixels maximum image resolution. Across all high megapixel cameras that have been available for more than a year the best image resolution is 6000 x 4000 pixels and the worst is 5184 x 3456 pixels.

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20.3 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 20.3 megapixels digital camera.

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Flash

Has an External Flash Connector

The Samsung NX3000 has an external flash connector, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Camera

Features Multi Burst Mode

The Samsung NX3000 features multi burst mode, as do most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Samsung NX3000 features saturation adjustment. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were launched more than a year ago also feature saturation adjustment.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Samsung NX3000 has a tripod mountable, as do most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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Features Histogram

The Samsung NX3000 features histogram. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than a year also feature histogram.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Samsung NX3000 features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The Samsung NX3000 has a batteries included. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this camera also have a batteries included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDMI

The Samsung NX3000 has an HDMI, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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Light Exposure

Supports Nine ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Samsung NX3000 is more than most high megapixel cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Samsung digital camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this age and type. The ISO sensitivities "200", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this digital camera.

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No Focus Peaking

Eight customers thought the product did not have a good autofocus. Expert Reviews wrote in their review of this digital camera “Auto focus can be slow”. They also mentioned “Auto focus is sometimes inaccurate” in their review. And also wrote “Focusing reliability dips in low light”.

Good Video Capture

Two people who purchased the product considered that it was good for video recording. Two years ago Ethan Gordon (lootmule) mentioned “Video quality is great!”.

Display Tilts 180

Four customers who reviewed the product mentioned that it had a good screen. Expert Reviews wrote in their review of this digital camera “Tilting rear display”. They also said “Display tilts 180” in their review. And also mentioned “Forward facing screen turns power on”.

Picture Quality

Ten people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Expert Reviews mentioned “Very good image quality” in their review of this digital camera. An anonymous reviewer said on expert website Amazon two years ago “Fantastic camera that takes stunning images” in her review of this digital camera. Ein Amazon Kunde wrote in their Samsung NX3000 review in the same month “The camera works well and is producing great pictures” .

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Expert Reviews mentioned “Raw shooting support” in their review of this digital camera.

Two people who reviewed it concluded that it was good in low light. Memphis wrote “However the firmware update greatly improved both low light focus accuracy and file write times” . Three years ago The Lambanana said “Good in low light too” in their review of this digital camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers samsung evnx3000beius, samsung evnx3000bojus, samsung nx3k1650brown, samsung w1650mm, samsung w2050mm
Barcodes 00616348086226, 00887276035567, 00887276058177, 00887276058290, 00887276058313, 00887276058337, 08806086231053, 08806086328142, 08806086328470, 08806086328494, 08806086328647, 08806086328777, 08806086328890, 08806086329033, 08806086330015, 08806086330053, 08806086330084, 08806086330374, 08806086330428, 08806086330541, 08806086333573, 08806086333733, 08806086333771, 08806086334051, 08806086494250, 08806086510349, 08806086549974, 08806086813808, 08806086813815

Samsung NX3000 Review Sources

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