overview Color depth

Color depth Color depth
23.5 bits

Color depth is measured in bits, the better a camera's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish.

Snapsort uses metrics from DXOMark to determine how good a camera's color depth is. DXOMark only benchmarks cameras that shoot RAW, which covers most DSLRs and a few high-end digicams.

Learn more about color depth.

Compared To Compared to recent DSLRs

Out of 17 recent DSLRs, 9 have (significantly) better color depth than the Nikon D3S.

Nikon D3S
23.5 bits
Best
25.7 bits
Average
23.3 bits
Min
21.7 bits