Nikon D5600

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Key specs

  • CMOS
  • APS-C
  • 23.5 x 15.6 mm
  • 24 megapixels
  • 6000;4000 px
  • Nikon F;Nikon DX;Nikon FX
  • Contrast Detect (sensor);Phase Detect;Multi-area;Center;Selective single-point;Tracking;Single;Continuous;Touch;Face Detection;Live View
  • 3.2 in
  • yes
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Nikon D5600 Full Specifications


Sensor typeCMOS
Image sensor formatAPS-C
Sensor size23.5 x 15.6 mm
Sensor photo detectors25 megapixels
Effective pixels24 Mpx
Image ratio w:h3:2
Max resolution6000, 4000
Other resolutions4496x3000, 2992x2000
ProcessorExpeed 4


ISO minimum100
ISO maximum25600
White balance presets12
Custom white balance
Image stabilization
Uncompressed formatRAW
Supported file formatsJPEG, RAW, RAW
Built-in HDR function
AEB/HDR support

Optics & Focus

Lens mountNikon F, Nikon DX, Nikon FX
Magnification (Crop factor)1.5 x
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)Lamp
Contrast autofocus
Autofocus in recording mode
Focal length multiplier1.5×
Contrast Detect , Phase Detect, Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Manual focus
Number of focus points39
Max number of AF points (incl. assistant)39
Image stabiliserLens based only
Phase detection autofocus
Number of AF points (contrast)39

Screen / viewfinder

Articulated LCDFully articulated
Screen typeTFT LCD
Screen size3.2 in
Screen dots1037000
Touch screen
Live view
Viewfinder coverage95 %
Viewfinder magnification0.82 x
Separate info display

Photography features

Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure mode
Continuous shooting
Number of exposures3
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3, 1/2
WB Bracketing
Subject / scene modes
Flash sync speed1/200s
External flash connectionHot shoe
Built-in flash
Flash metering systemi-TTL
Flash range472.44 in
External flash
Continuous drive5.0 fps
Metering modesMulti, Center-weighted, Spot
Flash modesAuto, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync, Rear-curtain Sync
Manual settings
Self-timer options2, 5, 10, 20
Speed (JPEG)5 fps
Speed (RAW)5 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 0.5±EV

Videography features

Maximum resolution1920, 1080
Supported file formatsMPEG-4, H.264
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920x1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60 fps
Video recording


Body typeCompact SLR
Body materialPlastic
Colour of productBlack
Weight1.03 lb
Width4.88 in
Height3.82 in
Length2.76 in
Environmentally sealed
Anti-dust system


Storage typesSD, SDHC, SDXC


Battery Life (CIPA)970
Battery typeLi-Ion


USB version2.0
Microphone port
Headphone port
Supported WiFi types802.11b/g/n
Remote control
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
Bluetooth version4.1

Other features

Orientation sensor
Timelapse recording

Nikon D5600 Online reviews

Nikon D5600 Review | PhotographyBLOG
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