Samsung NX300

Announced Jan 3, 2013 •
20 megapixels | 3.3 screen | APS-C sensor
Price
MSRP $749 (with 20-50mm), $799 (with 18-55mm lens)
Body type
Body type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Sensor
Max resolution 5472 x 3648
Other resolutions 5472 x 3080, 5472 x 3080, 3888 x 2592, 3712 x 2088, 3648 x 3648, 2976 x 1984, 2944 x 1656, 2640 x 2640, 2688 x 1512, 2000 x 2000, 1728 x 1152, 1920 x 1080, 1024 x 1024
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 20 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 22 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Processor DRIMe IV
Image
ISO Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600
White balance presets 7
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Superfine, fine, normal
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (2X)
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 247
Lens mount Samsung NX
Focal length multiplier 1.5×
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3.3
Screen dots 768,000
Touch screen Yes
Screen type Active Matrix OLED screen
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/6000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash No
External flash Yes (Hot-shoe)
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Fill-in, 1st/2nd Curtain, Smart Flash, Manual
Continuous drive 8.6 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 sec to 30 sec)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes (3 frames in amber-blue or magenta-green direction)
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480, 320 x 240
Format MPEG-4, H.264
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes Dual band 802.11 b/g/n
Remote control Yes (via smarphone)
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion BP1130 battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 330
Weight (inc. batteries) 331 g (0.73 lb / 11.68 oz)
Dimensions 122 x 64 x 41 mm (4.8 x 2.52 x 1.61)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No
GPS Optional
GPS notes GPS10
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