Nikon D300S vs Nikon D200

Winner
Nikon D300S

94

Nikon D200

75

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300S

Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
Many cross-type focus points
Cross type focus points
15
Great viewfinder coverage
Viewfinder coverage
100%
Self cleaning sensor
Sensor cleaning
Avoids dust in your photos
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D200

Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D200.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D300S.

competitors

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$598 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,071 with 18-105mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$899 body only

$599 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Overall image quality Better image quality
Cross type focus points Fewer cross-type focus points

Nikon D200 Competitors

Nikon D90

Nikon D90

Entry-level DSLR

$588 body only

Screen size Much larger screen
Live view Has live view
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Live view Has live view
Color depth Worse color depth
Nikon D80

Nikon D80

Entry-level DSLR

$666 body only

$299 with 18-55mm lens

Size Smaller
Weight Lighter
Weather sealed No weather sealing

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