The Samsung NX300 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Black) with 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 ED II Lens from Samsung is the flagship NX compact system mirrorless camera. It offers a 20.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor and the DRIMe IV image processing engine for sharp, low-noise images with accurate colors and is combined with the compact 18-55mm zoom lens and a hot shoe mount flash unit. The DRIMe IV image processing engine enables fast performance and provides support for the camera's Full HD 1080p 60fps video capture and wide ISO range of 100-25600. In addition, thanks to the DRIMe IV, the NX300 is capable of 3D photo and video capture when used with the new 45mm f/1.8 2D/3D lens.
The NX300 features a fast Hybrid Auto-focus system that combines phase-detection AF with contrast-detect AF. It's capable of continuous burst shooting of up to 9 frames per second and a shutter speed as quick as 1/6000 of a second. A large, tiltable 3.3" OLED screen provides accurate and well-defined 800 x 480 resolution images for live view composition and playback and the LED is capable of touch screen menu control and touch auto focus control.
With fast dual-channel Wi-Fi, instant image sharing is possible via the Samsung SMART CAMERA App. Simply download the app to your smartphone or tablet and the NX300 will automatically detect your device and instantly transfer images to your phone or tablet for sharing. The SMART CAMERA App also allows for functions like Direct Link which send photos directly fro m your camera to social sites like Facebook and Remote Viewfinder which allows you to use your smartphone as the camera's viewfinder.
A retro viewfinder form factor makes this a handsome camera and its dimpled, ergonomically designed grip offers comfort and easy access to its controls. The NX300 is compatible with the complete line of NX mount lenses. This kit includes the Samsung Compact 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS Zoom Lens is created to be the new go-to lens for any of the Samsung NX compact cameras. With its classic look, simple design, portable size and standard zoom focal range this is the use-it-everyday lens for the impressive Samsung NX camera line. This is an intuitive i-Function lens, which means that all of your camera's manual functions can be accessed by simply turning the lens ring. And more, your adjustments can be previewed in real time so you know what your shot will look like before you take it. This is not only a great tool for precise image control, but a wonderful learning device to improve your photography.
With Samsung's lens-shift optical image-stabilizing technology, sharp photos will be produced even if the camera moves a bit when shooting. Even with little available light, the optical image stabilizer uses tiny lens-shifts to cancel out motion blur. And since the image is being stabilized in the lens, what you see through the viewfinder - and on the display - is perfectly clear. Optimized to be quick and accurate with Samsung's compact NX system, the auto focus on this lens can reach focus in an incredible 0.17 seconds.
Easy to use in both auto and manual modes and providing fast focus and sharp images, this is the perfect compact lens with which to delve into the world of mirrorless photography.
Also included with the NX300 is the SEF-8A flash unit which mounts to the camera's hot shoe. This compact flash, with a Guide Number of 8, flips up to turn on and flips back down to turn off.