Nikon D300S vs Nikon D2X

Winner
Nikon D300S

95

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66

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300S

Has live view
Live view
Preview your photos
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
300 ms startup delay
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
225 ms shutter lag
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D2X

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
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 D2X.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D300S.

competitors

Nikon D300S Competitors

Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$849 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Better image quality
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $679 body only

$949 with 18-140mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,300 body only

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Low light performance More noise at high ISO

Nikon D2X Competitors

Nikon D300

Nikon D300

Pro DSLR

$1,300 body only

$1,999 with 18-135mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Screen size Much larger screen
Nikon D7000

Nikon D7000

Entry-level DSLR

$849 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Screen size Much larger screen
Nikon D700

Nikon D700

Pro DSLR

$106 body only

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Screen size Much larger screen
Lens availability Fewer lenses available

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