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Nikon D300S Digital Camera

SLR 12.3MP Feb 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Release Date
23 industry awards Editor's Choice Highly Recommended DP Review Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
687 Reviews + 23 Awards
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23 Industry Awards

Amongst comparable spec digital cameras that came out more than a year ago, this low megapixel digital camera is one of the most awarded.

This camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review sites, PC Mag, Trusted Reviews,,, and all of whom said that this Nikon digital camera was terrific.

This low megapixel digital camera received a "Recommended" award from review websites,,,, IT and all of whom said that this digital camera was good.

This camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from review websites Ephotozine,, Camera Labs and DP Review all of whom decided that this Nikon camera was great.

This low megapixel digital camera received a "Best Buy" award from websites who said that this Nikon digital camera was a sensible purchase.

The writers at three additional expert review sites all concluded that this Nikon camera was good. This Nikon digital camera received a "Hot Buy" award from, it received a "Buying Tip" award from and it received an "Awesome Award" from

Expert Reviews Are Good

The average expert rating of this camera is 87% based on 60 expert reviews from sites including, What Digital Camera, DP Review and If all the digital cameras of this type and age are ranked by average expert review score then this Nikon digital camera is in the top 17%.

User Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on 790 user reviews this camera has a terrific overall user rating. Over 80% of reviewers gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 99% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others. This means that users think this Nikon digital camera is one of the better cameras of this age and spec.

Good Brand

We checked 27,737 expert and user reviews (including 677 verified purchases) for Nikon cameras and found that on average Nikon has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Nikon has good ratings specifically for its low megapixel digital cameras. 99% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Released Over a Year Ago

It was February 2016 when this camera was released.

Picture Quality

12.3 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 12.3 megapixels camera.

If you want a digital camera with a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the LG 360 Cam (13MP) which is also cheaper.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon used8006921, used r63130584a, nikon vba260ae, nikon sh820775, nikon vba200ab, nikon d300s, canon d300s
Barcodes 00000001627509, 00000001627513, 00000001627514, 00000001627516

Nikon D300 Review Sources

To prepare this Nikon D300 review we compared this digital camera to 1,233 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 312,500 product attributes, 185,623 digital camera reviews and 3,770,400 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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