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Nikon D50

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A multi award winning and good spec SLR camera, but representing only average value for money
SLR 6.1MP 3008 X 2000 Pixels CCD Feb 2016
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Used - NIKON D50 BODY WITH DCDC ,FLASH AND CCD (Used)
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Used - Nikon D-50 SLR with AF Nikkor 70-300mm lens, 1_4-5.6 G 6.1 MP, Black. (Used)
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Used - USED Nikon D50 Black 6.1 M/P Digital SLR Camera Body shutter count 6765 works (Used)
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$104.34
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 MP Digital SLR Camera, tamron 28-80mm lens (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 MP Digital SLR Camera with Nikkor 70-300mm and 28-80mm Lenses (Used)
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Used - **Excellent** Nikon D50 Body with 28-80mm tiffen 58mm SKY 1A (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 DSLR Camera w/ 18-55mm Lens (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 DSLR Camera & Nikon NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 D AF ED Lens (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera Body & Nikkor AF-S 18-55mm 3.5-5.6 G II ED (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 MP Digital SLR Camera with 50mm Lens - Low Shutter Count (Used)
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$199.99
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Used - **Excellent** Nikon D50 Body with 28-80mm f3.5-5.6 D #71400 (Used)
$210.00
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera Boxed AS IS (Used)
$210.00
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera W/ Nikon 35-135mm + Nikon AF 28-80mm (Used)
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Used - NIKON D50 6.1MP Digital Camera Body - Only 263 Shutter Count - NM/Mint! (Used)
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Used - Nikon D50 6.1 MP Digital SLR Camera - Infrared Converted camera (Body Only) (Used)
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Used - NIKON D50 Black 6.1MP Digital SLR Camera With 18-55mm & 70-300mm Lens (Used)
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$99.00
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$110.00
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$125.00
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$198.00
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$199.99
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Used - Nikon D50 - 6.1 MP Digital SLR Camera Black 2" TFT-LCD with18-200mm Lens Bundled (Used) - on
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Nikon D50 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon D50 number 406 across all digital cameras.
94
Reviews
32 Reviews + 8 Awards
66
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 83%, based on 32 reviews.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Optical image stabilisation may be available with some lenses
Only 3008 x 2000 pixels image resolution
Very low megapixels sensor

Nikon D50 Video Reviews

How Big is the Nikon D50?

The Nikon D50 is 133mm wide and 76mm tall. It is 102mm deep and weighs 540g.

Nikon D50 front dimensions
Nikon D50 size in context

Nikon D50 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 58% of cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $425.00 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

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We found a cheaper price for the Nikon D50 of £289.99 ($289.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $135.01.

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Features

Only 3008 X 2000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Nikon D50 is 3008 x 2000 pixels. That's 62% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Very Low Megapixels Sensor

The Nikon D50's sensor megapixels of only 6.1MP is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 6% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Nikon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (10mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used. Nikon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon D50 of only 1,600 is very low compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 3% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

Heavier Than Average

The weight of the Nikon D50 of 540g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 15% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average weight of all digital cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Nikon D50 does not have a GPS (satellite), although keep in mind that 89% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Second Display

The Nikon D50 has a second display. 99% of cameras do not have a second display.

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3008 X 2000 Still Image Resolution

The Nikon D50 supports a maximum still image resolution of 3008 x 2000. That's over two times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Nikon D50's display resolution of only 130,000 pixels is very low compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 3% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon D50 has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Nikon D50 has a handheld remote control. 98% of cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Nikon D50 does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Nikon D50 of only 2" is very small compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 96% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Nikon D50 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 91% of cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera. Hundreds of different lenses are available for Nikon SLRs ranging in magnification from approx 0.5x (8mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

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Smaller Than Average Eye Relief

Across all the cameras the eye reliefs range from 8mm to 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm. The eye relief of the Nikon D50 of only 8mm is very small compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 98% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon d50002lenskit, nikon amzrefb0068cr, nikon amzrefb0067cr, nikon with18200mm, nikon k9109900cr, nikon w1855mm, nikon f3356g, nikon f3556g, nikon f456g

Barcodes:

00018208910144, 05056129203148, 05056129203155

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