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Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D7200

4.88 in
3.82 in
Nikon D5500 Digital Camera
Nikon D5500
5.33 in
4.19 in
Nikon D7200 Digital Camera
Nikon D7200
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Full Comparison

Sensor

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Sensor typeCMOSCMOS
Image sensor formatDXDX
Sensor size0.93 in0.93 in
Sensor photo detectors25.0 Mpx25.0 Mpx
Effective pixels24.0 Mpx24.0 Mpx
Image ratio w:h3:2
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Max resolution6000 x 4000 px6000 x 4000 px
Other resolutions
  • 4496x3000
  • 2992x2000
  • 4496x3000
  • 2992x2000
  • 4800x3200
  • 3600x2400
  • 2400x1600
ProcessorExpeed 4Expeed 4

Image

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
ISO
  • 100
  • 25600
  • 100
  • 25600
ISO minimum100100
ISO maximum2560025600
Maximum image resolution6000 x 4000 px6000 x 4000 px
White balance presets1212
White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Manual
  • Shade
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Direct sunlight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
  • Manual
  • Shade
Custom white balanceyesyes
Supported image file formats
  • JPEG XR
  • JPG
  • NEF
  • RAW
  • JPEG
  • RAW
Photo effects
  • Black&White
  • Neutral
  • Vivid
  • Black&White
  • Neutral
  • Vivid
Image stabilizernono
Image stabilization typeNoNo
Supported aspect ratios
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
16:9
Uncompressed formatRAWRAW
AEB/HDR supportyesyes
Boosted ISO maximum
N/A
102400
HDR
N/A
yes

Optics and focus

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Lens mountNikon FNikon F
Optical zoom7.8 x7.8 x
Digital zoom7.8 x
N/A
Magnification (Crop factor)1.5 x1.5 x
Maximum aperture4.51.8
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)LampLamp
Focus adjustmentAuto/ManualAuto/Manual
Contrast autofocusyesyes
Contrast adjustmentyes
N/A
Brightness adjustmentyes
N/A
Autofocus in recording modeyesyes
Focal length multiplier1.5x1.5x
Autofocus
  • Continuous Auto Focus
  • Servo Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
  • Continuous Auto Focus
  • Selective
  • Servo Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lockyesyes
Manual focusyesyes
Auto Focus (AF) points selection
  • Auto
  • Manual
N/A
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamyesyes
Number of focus points1151
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)3951
Image stabiliserLens based onlyLens based only
Filter diameter2.64 in2.64 in
Phase detection autofocusyesyes
Number of AF points (contrast)3951

Screen and viewfinder

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Screen size3.19 in3.2 in
Articulated LCDyesno
Screen technologyLCDLCD
Display resolution720 x 480 px
N/A
Screen dots10370001228800
Touch screenyesno
Field of view100.0 %
N/A
Live viewyesyes
ViewfinderOpticalOptical
Viewfinder coverage95.0 %100.0 %
Viewfinder magnification0.82 x0.94 x
Dioptre correctionyesyes
Diopter adjustment (D-D)1.7 - 0.52 - 1
Eye relief0.67 in0.77 in
Separate info displaynoyes
Flip-out screenyesno
Second display
N/A
no

Photography features

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Shooting modes
  • Aperture priority
  • Sensitivity priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Sensitivity priority
  • Shutter priority
Camera shutter typeElectronicElectronic
Minimum shutter speed30.0 s30.0 s
Maximum shutter speed1.0 s1.0 s
Shutter priorityyesyes
Aperture priorityyesyes
Manual exposure modeyesyes
Number of exposures39
Exposure compensation plus55
Exposure compensation minus-5-5
Expousure compensation steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
Auto exposure lockyesyes
AE EV steps
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
  • 1/3
  • 1/2
  • 2/3
  • 1
  • 2
Continuous shootingyesyes
Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 20
  • 2
  • 5
  • 20
Histogramyesyes
AE frames3
  • 2
  • 3
  • 5
  • 7
WB Bracketing
Yes
Yes
Subject / scene modesyesyes
Flash sync speed1/200s1/250s
Built-in flashyesyes
Flash range1212
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Fill-in
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Second-curtain Sync
  • Slow Sync
  • Auto
  • Fill-in
  • Flash OFF
  • Forced OFF
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Second-curtain Sync
  • Slow Sync
External flash connectionHot shoeHot shoe
Flash metering systemi-TTLi-TTL
External flashyesyes
Continuous drive5.0 fps6.0 fps
Scene modes
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Night portrait
  • Party
  • Pet
  • Portrait
  • Landscape
  • Beach
  • Candlelight
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Dawn
  • Dusk
  • Food
  • Night landscape
  • Party
  • Pet
  • Snow
  • Sports
  • Sunset
  • Landscape
Self-timeryesyes
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Manual settingsyesyes
Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 20
  • 2
  • 10
Speed (JPEG)5.0 fps6.0 fps
Speed (RAW)5.0 fps6.0 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 0.5±EV0.3 - 3.0±EV

Videography features

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Maximum resolution1920 x 1080 px1920 x 1080 px
Video recordingyesyes
Recording resolutions
  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
1280.0 px
HD typeFull HDFull HD
Supported video file formats
  • H.264
  • M-JPEG
  • MPEG-4
  • AVC
  • H.264
  • MOV
  • MPEG-4
Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
N/A
Camera playback
  • Highlights
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
  • Thumbnails
  • Highlights
  • Single image
  • Slide show
  • Thumbnails
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)60.0 fps60.0 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60.0 fps60.0 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate60.0 fps
N/A

Audio features

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Built-in microphoneyesyes
Microphone typeStereoStereo
Built-in speakersyes
N/A
Speaker typeMonoMono
Voice recordingyesyes
Supported audio file formatsPCMLPCM
Audio system
N/A
Stereo
Noise reduction
N/A
yes

Design

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Body typeSLRSLR
Body materialPlasticAluminum-magnesium
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Red
Black
Anti-dust systemyesyes
Environmentally sealednoyes

Dimensions

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Weight15.87 oz23.81 oz
Width4.88 in5.33 in
Height3.82 in4.19 in
Depth2.76 in2.99 in

Storage

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Compatible memory cards
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Memory slots12
Storage types
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Camera file system
  • DCF 2.0
  • DPOF
  • Exif 2.3
  • DCF 2.0
  • DPOF
  • Exif 2.3
Dual memory card slots
N/A
yes

Power

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Power source typeBatteryBattery
Battery life (CIPA)8201100
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity1230.0 mAh
N/A
Battery voltage7.2 V
N/A
Number of batteries supported11
AC adapter includedyes
N/A

Connectivity

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
HDMInoyes
HDMI connector typeMiniMini
USB portyes
N/A
USB version2.02.0
Microphone portyesyes
WirelessBuilt-InBuilt-In
Supported WiFi types
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
Remote controlyesyes
PictBridgeyesyes
NFCnoyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)yesyes
Bluetoothnono
Firewirenono
Headphone port
N/A
yes

Other features

Nikon D5500Nikon D5500
Nikon D7200Nikon D7200
Timelapse recordingyesyes
GPSyesyes
Orientation sensoryesyes
Calendaryes
N/A
Energy Star certifiednono
Languages supportMultiMulti
Tripod mounting supportedyesyes
Image editing modes
N/A
  • Crop
  • Resizing
  • Rotating
  • Trimming

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • High ISO performance is spectacular
  • The tiny grip actually feels great in my big American hands
  • built-in flash is excellent
  • D5500 has the best and most flexible Auto ISO settings
  • looks great and works great with the softest touch and instant response
  • best prices; selection; service and return policies
  • It works perfectly
  • Superb touch screen and interface design for effortless handling; service; return policies and selection
  • best prices and service
  • are very powerful features in the right hands
  • It is response and quite functional
  • D5500 is capable of capturing good images throughout the range
  • grip just right for a proper balance in size and stability
  • fully articulated design and unusually large 3
  • keeps the lens nice and tight till needed
  • The display was fairly easy to view
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  • Manual focusing proved easy enough
  • light; quality was good
  • image quality is very good
  • built-in lens stabilization worked well
  • The preview display screen is hinged and can rotate out
  • intelligent masking tool; improved workspaces and more
  • affordable; compact; and for the most part; well-built
  • solid and well-built
  • Very good HD video on a budget in a highly capable well featured camera
  • light and have fun
  • improved feature set
  • make it easy to shoot compelling lifestyle images
  • really responsive and the adjustment clear direct to the eye
  • AF is generally quite speedy and accurate
  • nicely compact for a DSLR
  • D5300 was good for the money
  • showed solid accuracy in the portrait and standard color modes
  • D5500 performed admirably in most tests
  • quick and intuitive way to check fine details
  • D5500 has much improved battery life
  • it still feels very stable in your hand
  • D5300 was quite good
  • plenty of versatility
  • it works well for low light photography
  • Image quality is very good with this camera
  • the ability to trigger autofocus and exposure in one action is often very
  • Nikon D5500 is a great camera
  • Reliable and can deliver very solid image quality
  • the Wi-Fi connectivity is very good
  • Continuous shooting is steady and fast
  • excellent Auto mode
  • The curves are smooth; and despite the upright make
  • easy; fast and constantly accurate
  • low light performance is very good
  • Every system and lens lineup
  • is compact and very light for a DSLR
  • shutter-release is nicely mounted at an angle
  • It is very easy to reach without obstruction
  • this camera seems reasonably solid
  • reach an enthusiastic audience of students; enthusiasts and professional videographers and filmmakers
  • excellent continuous autofocus performance and solid high ISO
  • The night photograph was excellent
  • excellent image quality; straight-forward handling and quick performance
  • exciting new compact system camera aimed firmly at keen photographers
  • Lighter; smaller and easier to use - those
  • simple and intuitive solution
  • it produces good quality images
  • D5500 is reasonably compact
  • fairly accurate colour and good sharpness
  • balance; low weight; excellent touch screen interface
  • Lots of great glass available for cheap
  • grip; solid build and image quality
  • Noise performance is improved when compared to the D5300
  • improved controls and handling
  • it feels solid and well built
  • Shutter response is excellent
  • colour is good
  • the menus are neatly and clearly laid out with each section colour coded
  • excellent colour reproduction and exposure is reliable
  • better dynamic range and contrast
  • fast and accurate
  • control dial is well positioned and easy to access with
  • Manual measurement is also supported and delivers good results in most situations
  • image quality and features
  • D5500 produced some excellent photos with very good detail and sharpness
  • Image noise performance is equally superb
  • camera; it handles superbly
  • AF is quick and accurate in bright sunlight
  • Images are sharp; colours are vivid with distinct details and skin tones are natural
  • continuous-shooting performance is good
  • continuous autofocus operates fairly well
  • and weatherproof; making it perfect for use outdoors
  • improved feature set
  • sharp; rich; professional-quality photographs
  • 60p video is nice
  • The base camera was already darned good by all accounts
  • features are much more intuitive and well implemented on the smaller cameras
  • iso-invariant quality at iso 100 is impressive
  • Image results are very satisfactory
  • make it easy to shoot compelling lifestyle images
  • solid and well-built
  • is better for sports and low-light photography
  • the automatic white balance system copes very well across all different lighting conditions
  • the majority of images are well-balanced with a good exposure
  • Footage does look crisp and clean
  • detail is sharp and colour is rich and accurate
  • Good low light performance Lots of controls within easy reach Sturdy build
  • a solid performer during the daytime
  • most part; crisp and clean
  • D7200 feels sturdy and well built
  • the optical viewfinder is a pleasure to use
  • Colors are accurate and pleasing
  • brighter and more accurate color
  • D7200 generally exhibited very good dynamic range
  • feature-set and solid performance
  • higher continuous shooting rates and improving bracketing
  • entire arrangement lays out all controls within the comfortable reach of your hand
  • excellent balance of colour production in comparison to source
  • autofocus mechanism now works fast and accurately even in very low luminance conditions
  • It enhances details in mid-tones which makes images look crisper
  • The speed of this DSLR is excellent
  • Operational speed of the D7200 is exceptional
  • Custom WB works well and is capable of balancing difficult lighting
  • colors come out well balanced
  • White-balance is reasonably good
  • Battery-life is excellent
  • Every system and lens lineup
  • The reproduction of the model shot is very good
  • The reproduction of the test box is very neutral
  • The sharpness results were excellent
  • skin tones are reproduced very well
  • the skin tone reproduction is very good
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  • power-light; easily readable monochrome screen
  • The color reproduction is excellent
  • very fast and reliable AF system
  • cameras are improving more and at a faster rate than ever before
  • Great quality; perfect size - not
  • it is a very speedy camera
  • Better video; simpler UI; and far better C-AF
  • G85 is the better all arounder
  • the perfect photo while still having plenty of resolution is very valuable
  • fast autofocus; solid video
  • all well and good
  • video picture quality remains excellent with flattering colours and crisp details
  • faster processor and larger buffer for longer bursts of photos
  • Autofocus is still excellent
  • The manual white balance works perfectly
  • D7200 has exceptional longevity per charge
  • well balanced; with the buttons positioned correctly
  • bright; sharp and clear
  • best prices and service
  • Very good correction was provided for daylight-balanced fluorescent lighting
  • affordable; compact; and for the most part; well-built
  • Very good HD video on a budget in a highly capable well featured camera
  • intelligent masking tool; improved workspaces and more
  • light and have fun
  • making it easy to compare with other cameras
  • a very useful addition to an already good wildlife shooter
  • Colour is very good
  • Low light focus is impressive
  • excellent detail and quality
  • Dynamic range is good
  • takes great stills and is highly customizable
  • refined and powerful and complete camera in almost every aspect
  • complementary lens line-up
  • Autofocus was fantastic with the D7200
  • s image quality performance is excellent
  • D7200 is easy to give a high recommendation
  • image quality is superb and the low light performance just keeps getting better
  • pretty easy to connect and transfer images to my phone
  • The viewfinder is very good
  • exposures were evenly balanced and nicely positioned
  • Manual measurement is also supported and delivers good results in most situations
  • improved low light AF performance
  • Exposure and white balance were accurate; and colors convincing
  • comfortable in-hand and most controls are very well-placed
  • speedy autofocus in Live View
  • Nikon's controls lend themselves to two-handed use
Cons
  • No auto LCD brightness control
  • looked ratty; noisy; blotchy and off-color
  • blotchy faded colors and lifeless black shadows
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  • No depth-of-field preview button
  • the screen is now touch sensitive
  • moire patterning appearing in certain images
  • you cannot record 24p with half of the entire Nikon lineup
  • a microphone output but not a headphone output
  • not possible to adjust settings using the command dial
  • the camera beeped each time we looked through the viewfinder
  • Live view autofocus remains slow
  • The camera is hard to source as it has been discontinued
  • grid to help with composition appeared and disappeared each time
  • D5500 lacks an optical low-pass filter
  • no dedicated ISO button
  • no lens creep that I could detect
  • AF operation somewhat lacking
  • not the right camera for you
  • optical variant is a reflection off the mirror
  • The camera is a bit smaller than the older D5300
  • edges a bit fuzzy
  • no LCD on the top deck to quickly check your settings
  • The app is rather limited
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  • The collapsible lens takes a bit longer to open when the lens
  • Inconsistent is a vague description
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  • lackluster AF
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  • Noise is only one point when discussing image quality
  • losing too much in the way of image quality
  • Buttons are scary and complicated
  • shot hundreds of photos without having to pop the battery on the charger
  • the pricing is decidedly not entry-level
  • rolling shutter while panning the camera around
  • No water resistance or weather sealing
  • no GPS (global positioning satellite) on board
  • no optical low-pass filter
  • camera technology does continue to push forward
  • s only customizable hard control
  • AF speed slows a little under low light
  • contrast-detect autofocus is fairly slow
  • the sound of the lens focusing is generally very noisy
  • The mode dial on the top deck is less crowded
  • have larger hands and tend to accidentally click things too often
  • max ISO noise is still a problem
  • over saturated colors that pop off the page as opposed to strict color accuracy
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  • struggles a bit with noise in low light
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  • GPS options are limited to adding an external GPS unit to the camera
  • lack of the anti-aliasing filter is evident in images
  • this functionality has simply been incorporated into existing interfaces
  • no dedicated ISO control
  • not perfect
  • D5600 update is slowly elbowing it out of the marketplace
  • Nikon is playing this game a bit too safely
  • the images could have been much more saturated when they were brought onto the computer
  • update cycles are much slower than other gadgets
  • display minus the touchscreen capability and no eye-sensor control
  • in-built GPS unit
  • built-in WiFi but no GPS
  • Allows external flash units to be attached
  • Shutter-Speed and EC dials
  • it makes it precarious when shooting from a low or high angle
  • Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds
  • Nikon D5500 are to be found in firmware
  • s susceptible to aliasing artifacts
  • D5500 no longer sports a built-in GPS receiver
  • unwanted shutter lag
  • camera exposure meter will not function
  • it no longer offers GPS connectivity
  • Nikon add a second card slot for Compact Flash cards
  • advertising has changed drastically over the years
  • lacks aperture control and Auto ISO
  • noise can be noticed at ISO 3200
  • It lacks aperture control
  • Wireless Mobile Utility app
  • lacks of a truly killer upgrade to differentiate it
  • D5500 does not Support a Connection to PCs
  • it will not give a preview nor will it import
  • Viewfinder gets completely washed out if sun is too bright
  • lacks the large viewfinder
  • it is not the photo shot with -1/3 exposure
  • Using live view focus and shutter response speeds are slow
  • The buttons on the camera are quite small
  • Noise increases again at ISO12800
  • options are quite limited
  • live view focus is still slow
  • sports a somewhat flat and rounded grip
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  • The camera would have to stop after just about two bursts
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  • focusing was noticeably slower in Live View mode
  • Wind noise could also be problematic
  • Live View shooting was generally slower
  • functions are somewhat limited
  • lacks an optical low-pass filter
  • sometimes the AF points switches because my nose touches the screen
  • not the best battery life for a camera
  • pick up too much AF sound from the lens and ambient audio
  • does not have the built-in GPS ability of the older camera
  • it takes only about one second to lock on to a focus
  • the display is now a touchscreen
  • AF is not automatic during video recording
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  • grip overhangs a little bit
  • a significant increase in noise or loss of detail
  • the placement of the drive mode button awkward
  • continuous autofocus is easily distracted
  • camera's potential is hampered by its under-performing kit lens
  • AF is not good in bad light conditions
  • The colors of the CCD have surely been missed
  • Nikon cripple the top LCD display
  • old swivel style LCD
  • They are not awarded to every camera
  • find lots of scene modes clogging up the mode dial
  • sensor has no anti-aliasing filter
  • settings can only be used in Monochrome and in JPEG
  • shame not to see an articulating or touch sensitive screen
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  • grainy; blurry; noisy mess
  • Not exactly a grand selling point
  • feels a little mired in the past
  • This is not a revolutionary camera
  • weather-sealed against light rain as well as dusty or sandy conditions
  • auto white balance was again a little off
  • Slight vignetting is also noticeable in the corners
  • Exposure control while shooting video is limited to shutter speed
  • D7200 lacks an optical low-pass filter
  • tilt-angle touchscreen and 4K video recording
  • the 51 autofocus points cover the whole of the frame
  • Single-handed usage is difficult
  • only a little behind for color
  • Quite large Offers little in the way of cutting edge features
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  • LCD doesn't support tilt or touch Tends
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  • Saturation is slightly dull in Neutral
  • Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds
  • Allows external flash units to be attached
  • noise is barely noticeable
  • Shutter-Speed and EC dials
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  • The color errors are on a very low level
  • lackluster AF
  • Cameras will only get ;
  • Noise is only one point when discussing image quality
  • Inconsistent is a vague description
  • k3 does not shine in afc or tracking
  • HDR seems to be fading as a fad
  • Purple fringing is evident in areas of high contrast and worsens towards the corners
  • doesn't have a fold out LCD
  • 3x crop mode
  • extreme ISOs would produce far too many digital artifacts with color images
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  • bulky No tilting touchscreen Video frame rate
  • live view autofocus is mediocre at best
  • t Like Mediocre Wi-Fi implementation
  • odd ghosting artifacts can be seen below
  • D7200 does not have an optical low-pass filter
  • the WiFi range was quite limited
  • s inability to distinguish the actual solid objects
  • plenty of performance that will be hard to outgrow
  • Nikon D7200 Screen and viewfinder 7
  • but lacks the palm-hugging loveliness of the new style
  • terrible AF on my older DSLRS)
  • the menus drive me insane
  • problematic AF in video
  • the video is not the best in the class
  • detection/tracking works poorly
  • lack the AF-S designation
  • quality starts to drop gradually
  • Nikon has struggled with
  • capture both full resolution stills and video at the same time
  • images lose most detail and are no longer of desirable quality
  • no dedicated Wi-Fi button
  • clumsy autofocus is only suitable for casual use
  • photos only transferred when browsing thumbnails on the connected device
  • lack of design change
  • Nikon lags behind the pack for the sophistication of its wireless features
  • There are no other manual capabilities
  • Subpar wireless implementation and a fixed LCD display
  • it tends to blow out highlights just like with stills
  • color noise as well as mushy details
  • drawback of having not updated the body design
  • lack of a vari-angle screen feels amiss
  • lack of a vari-angle LCD feels amiss
  • lack of vari-angle screen and broader feature set
  • lack of a vari-angle screen
  • usual dorky MH-25a charger
  • Auto LCD brightness control has been removed
  • significantly heavier and more expensive
  • looked ratty; noisy; blotchy and off-color
  • blotchy faded colors and lifeless black shadows
  • lack of a suitable recording device
  • Nikon nor Canon is currently doing much in the way of innovation
  • the Scene mode only allows exposure compensation to be changed
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery Pack
  • it remains noticeably slower in the Live View mode
  • Wi-Fi wireless networking connectivity a little rough around the edges
  • Video mode feels a bit of an afterthought
  • limited buffer depth as a key concern
  • 24-megapixel image sensor
  • Presents a steep learning curve
  • The image sensor omits an optical low pass filter
  • of rolling shutter when recording at 30fps and panning quickly
  • lacks
  • controls noise at high ISO settings
  • no way to adjust settings
  • Screen and viewfinder Screen and viewfinder haven't

Often compared with Nikon D5500

Often compared with Nikon D7200