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Samsung NX3000

Price :  $ 429.95
Available at :  Adorama | B&H
Samsung NX3000 User’s manual Download (PDF) : English

Key features

Samsung NX3000 is a compact yet fully featured Mirrorless camera. It has a 20.3 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor which is often found only in large DSLR bodies. The lightweight and stylish design lets you carry the camera all day long without much effort. To ensure clear image capture even in low light condition Samsung extended the ISO range as high as 25600.

The camera has a fast shutter speed of 1/4000th sec with continuous burst of 5 frame per second at full resolution. Besides capturing superb image it is also capable of recording High definition video at 1920 x 1080 @ 30fps. The rear side of the camera has a 460.8 k-dot 3 inch LCD which supports 180 degree tilting for easy viewing.

NX3000 has built-in Wi-Fi connectivity and NFC technology. Altogether they help to connect your camera with most mobile devices with ease for instant sharing of photos.

 

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Specification

Lens Mount Samsung NX
Camera Format APS-C (1.5x Crop Factor)
Pixels Actual: 21.6 MegapixelEffective: 20.3 Megapixel
Max Resolution 20 MP: 5472 x 3648
Aspect Ratio 1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 23.5 x 15.7 mm
File Formats Still Images: JPEG, RAWMovies: H.264, MP4Audio: AAC
Memory Card Type microSDmicroSDHCmicroSDXC
Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
Resolution 1920 x 1080: 30 fps, 25 fps1280 x 720: 30 fps, 25 fps640 x 480: 30 fps, 25 fps

320 x 240: 30 fps, 25 fps

Video Format High DefinitionMP41920 x 1080p / 30 fps

1920 x 1080p / 25 fps

High Definition

MP4

1280 x 720p / 30 fps

1280 x 720p / 25 fps

Standard Definition

MP4

640 x 480p / 30 fps

640 x 480p / 25 fps

Standard Definition

MP4

320 x 240p / 30 fps

320 x 240p / 30 fps

Aspect Ratio 4:3, 16:9
Audio Recording Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo
Focus Type Auto & Manual
Focus Mode Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Contrast Detection: 35
Display Screen 3″ Rear Screen Tilting  LCD (460,800)
Screen Coverage 100%
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-25600
Shutter 30 – 1/40004 – 0  in  Bulb Mode
Metering Method Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering
Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Manual, Panorama Shot, Program, Shutter Priority, Smart, Smart Auto, Wi-FiMetering Range: EV 0.0 – EV 18.0Compensation: -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Natural White), Fluorescent (White), Manual, Tungsten
Burst Rate Up to 5 fps at 20 MPUp to 30 fps at 5 MPUp to 15 fps at 5 MP

Up to 10 fps at 5 MP

Built-in Flash No
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe
Continuous Shooting Up to 30 fps
Self Timer 2 seconds, 30 secondsCustom: 2-30 seconds at 1.0 second intervals
Connectivity HDMI D (Micro), Micro-USB
Wi-Fi Capable Yes
Software System Requirements Windows: 7, 8Mac: OS X 10.5 or later
Battery 1x B740A Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack2330 mAh
Operating/Storage Temperature Operating32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)Humidity: 5 – 85%
Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.6 x 2.6 x 1.5″ / 117.4 x 65.9 x 39.0 mm
Weight 8.11 oz / 230 g without battery