Samsung NX2000

Released May, 2013
New: NX3000 (May, 2014)
  • 20 MP
  • APS-C 23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS
  • 3.7" LCD
Samsung tends to deliver the best wireless experience in a camera, and with a decent touch screen that may turn out to be the NX2000's advantage in this crowd; if it can deliver great performance, that will help, too.
by c|net (May, 2013)
8.8 Out of 10

Camera Rocket Review Our evaluation of the Samsung NX2000

Image Quality

RAW image quality independent of lens

NX2000
8.9
NEX C3
9.2
NX300
9.0
DxOMark Low light, DxOMark Color depth and DxOMark Dynamic range

Focusing

How fast and easily does the camera nail focus

NX2000
5.2
NEX C3
5.3
NX300
6.2
focus points

Responsiveness

How much delay is there between you and your photo?

NX2000
10.0
NEX C3
10.0
NX300
10.0
continuous shooting

Reviews

What do the experts think?

NX2000
9.2
NEX C3
9.6
NX300
9.2
Reviews from mirrorlessrumors.com, techradar.com, 1001noisycameras.com and reviews.cnet.com

8.8

Camera Rocket Score

Image Quality, Focusing, Responsiveness and Reviews

NX2000
8.8
NEX C3
9.1
NX300
8.9

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Samsung NX2000

Low light image quality Highest ISO setting that still achieves great image quality

NX2000
908 ISO
Nikon 1 S1
397 ISO
PEN E-PL1
487 ISO

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

NX2000
8 fps
PEN E-PL1
3 fps
Lumix DMC-GF6
4.2 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

NX2000
340 photos
Alpha NEX-3N
480 photos
NEX C3
400 photos

Color depth The number of variations of color the camera can capture

NX2000
23.4 bits
Lumix DMC-GF6
20.7 bits
Nikon 1 S1
21.4 bits

Dynamic range Maximum range a camera can capture in one image from light to dark

NX2000
12.3 ev
PEN E-PL1
10.1 ev
Lumix DMC-GF6
10.6 ev

Photo Gallery Wallpaper quality closeups of the camera

Specifications Full list of technical specs

sensor

Type CMOS
Megapixels 20 MP
Resolution 5472 x 3648
Size APS-C
Area 23.5 x 15.7 mm
Crop factor 1.5x
Pixel size 18.5 microns
Light sensitivity 100 ISO to 25,600 ISO
Codecs
  1. RAW
  2. JPEG
Self cleaning sensor Yes

focus system

Type Contrast detection
Focus points 21
Supports continuous Yes

shutter

Min 30 s
Max 1/4000 s

form factor

Size 119 x 65 x 36 mm
Thickness 36 mm
Weight 228 g
Is weather sealed No

features

Includes a GPS No
Supports HDR Yes
WiFi Yes
Automatic panorama Yes
Create realistic 3D images No
Image stabilization None

video

Video 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps (MPEG-4)
Shoots video in 24p Yes
Shoots high speed video No
External mic jack None

display

Type LCD
Size 3.7"
Resolution 1,152 k dots
Has a touch screen Yes
Has a flip out screen No
Supports live view Yes

viewfinder

Viewfinder mirror None
Viewfinder None

performance

Max continuous shooting 8 fps
Battery life 340 photos
Continuous shooting 8 fps
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