Nikon D300 vs Nikon D3000

Winner
Nikon D300

100

Nikon D3000

73

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D300

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12 EV
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
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D3000

Thickness
Thin
2.5"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D300.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D3000.

competitors

Nikon D300 Competitors

Nikon D300S

Nikon D300S

Pro DSLR

$1,899 with 18-200mm lens

Color depth Better color depth
Storage slots Has more storage slots
Nikon D610

Nikon D610

Pro DSLR

$1,100 - $1,497 body only

$1,900 - $2,447 with 28-300mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Color depth Better color depth
Lens availability Fewer lenses available
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$711 body only

$1,097 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Color depth Better color depth
Thickness Thicker

Nikon D3000 Competitors

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$597 body only

$599 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Live view Has live view
Startup delay Much less startup delay
Thickness Thicker
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$370 body only

$390 with 18-55mm lens

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Live view Has live view
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

Entry-level DSLR

$339 with 18-55mm lens

Live view Has live view
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Color depth Worse color depth

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