Compared to The best recent DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Nikon D300 #3 13 85
Nikon D7000 #1 13 100
Nikon D300 Nikon D7000
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 15.0 30.0
Color depth 18.8 22.5
Dynamic range 18.8 23.7
Misc
Cross type focus points 9.4 5.6
Shutter lag 15.0 15.0
Viewfinder size 26.2 26.2
Popularity 1.0 4.0
Screen
Screen resolution 10.0 10.0
Screen size 22.5 22.5
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 0.0 0.0
Continuous shooting 4.4 4.4
Form factor
Viewfinder 25.0 25.0
Lens availability 5.0 5.0
Movies
Movie format 0.0 6.2
Total 171.0 200.2
Best total 200.2 200.2
Score 85 100
Nikon D300 Nikon D7000
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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679 ISO 15.0 × 100.0 = 15.0 1,167 ISO 30.0 × 100.0 = 30.0
Color depth
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22.1 bits 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8 23.5 bits 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Dynamic range
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12 EV 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8 13.9 EV 95.0 × 25.0 = 23.7
Misc
Cross type focus points
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15 25.0 × 37.5 = 9.4 9 15.0 × 37.5 = 5.6
Shutter lag
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227 ms 40.0 × 37.5 = 15.0 238 ms 40.0 × 37.5 = 15.0
Viewfinder size
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0.62x 70.0 × 37.5 = 26.2 0.62x 70.0 × 37.5 = 26.2
Popularity
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88 5.0 × 20.0 = 1.0 344 20.0 × 20.0 = 4.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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922k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0 920k dots 40.0 × 25.0 = 10.0
Screen size
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3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0
Continuous shooting
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6 fps 35.0 × 12.5 = 4.4 6 fps 35.0 × 12.5 = 4.4
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Lens availability
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230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0 230 lenses 100.0 × 5.0 = 5.0
Movies
Movie format
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None 0.0 × 25.0 = 0.0 1080p @ 24fps 25.0 × 25.0 = 6.2
Total 171.0 Total 200.2
Best total 200.2 Best total 200.2
Nikon D300 Score 85 Nikon D7000 Score 100