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Nikon D5600

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User ratings:
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3.8 out of 5
5 user ratings
5 stars
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4 stars
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3 stars
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Editorial reviews:
32 editorial reviews
If you are relatively new to photography and are thinking of buying a DSLR, the chances are that you already have Nikon on top of your list, and have alreadyRead more
Is the D5600 worth the upgrade based on the addition of Snapbridge, or should you choose one of Nikon's other offerings? Find out in our Nikon D5600 review.Read more
In the end, the D5600 is all about the images. It's capable of taking the sort of images you really do want to share, even with the standard kit lens.Read more
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Key specs

  • CMOS
  • DX
  • 23.5x15.6 mm
  • 24 Mpx
  • 6000, 4000 px
  • Nikon F
  • 3.5
  • Continuous Auto Focus, Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus
  • 3.19 in
  • yes
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Nikon D5600 - Technical Overview

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Screen size
3.19 in
Best:
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3
Screen size: 7.7 in
ISO maximum
25600
Best:
Pentax K-1 Mark II
ISO maximum: 819200
Max resolution
6000 x 4000 px
Best:
Hasselblad X1D
Max resolution: 8272 x 6200 px
Effective pixels
24 Mpx
Best:
Hasselblad H6D-100c
Effective pixels: 100 Mpx

Nikon D5600 Full Specifications

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Sensor

CMOS
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DX
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0.93 in
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25.0 Mpx
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24.0 Mpx
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3:2
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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  • 4496x3000
  • 2992x2000
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Expeed 4
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Image

  • 100
  • 25600
  • Auto
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100
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25600
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  • 6000
  • 4000
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12
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  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Incandescent
  • Manual
  • Shade
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yes
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  • JPG
  • NEF
  • RAW
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  • Black&White
  • Neutral
  • Vivid
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No
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RAW
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no
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yes
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Optics and focus

Nikon F
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1.5 x
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3.5
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Lamp
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Auto/Manual
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yes
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yes
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1.5x
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  • Continuous Auto Focus
  • Contrast Detection Auto Focus
  • Servo Auto Focus
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yes
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39
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39
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Lens based only
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2.17 in
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yes
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39
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Screen and viewfinder

3.19 in
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yes
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LCD
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1037000
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yes
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100.0 %
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yes
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Optical
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95.0 %
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0.82 x
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yes
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1.7 - 0.5
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0.67 in
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no
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yes
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Photography features

  • Aperture priority
  • Auto
  • Shutter priority
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Electronic
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30.0 s
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1.0 s
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yes
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yes
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yes
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3
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5
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-5
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  • 1/3
  • 1/2
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yes
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yes
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  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 20
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Yes
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yes
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1/200s
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yes
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12
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  • Fill-in
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Slow Sync
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Hot shoe
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i-TTL
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yes
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5.0 fps
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  • Beach
  • Children
  • Close-up
  • Night
  • Night portrait
  • Party
  • Pet
  • Portrait
  • Snow
  • Sports
  • Sunset
  • Landscape
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yes
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  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
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yes
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  • 2
  • 5
  • 10
  • 20
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5.0 fps
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5.0 fps
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0.3 - 0.5±EV
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Videography features

  • 1920
  • 1080
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yes
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  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
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Full HD
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  • H.264
  • MOV
  • MPEG-4
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  • 1920
  • 1080
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60.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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Audio features

yes
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Stereo
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Mono
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Stereo
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LPCM
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Design

SLR
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Plastic
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Black
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yes
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no
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Dimensions

14.64 oz
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4.88 in
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3.82 in
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2.76 in
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Storage

  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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1
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  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
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  • DCF 2.0
  • Exif 2.3
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Power

Battery
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970
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Lithium-Ion
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1
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yes
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Connectivity

yes
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Mini
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Micro-USB
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2.0
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no
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yes
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Built-In
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  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
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yes
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yes
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yes
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yes
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yes
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4.1
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no
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Other features

yes
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Multi
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yes
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Nikon D5600 Editorial Reviews (32)

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Based on 32 reviews
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Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 Review: Entry-Level DSLR with Muscle - TechPP
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TechPP
Published: 07.07.2017
Nikon D5600 Review: Entry-Level DSLR with Muscle - TechPP

If you are relatively new to photography and are thinking of buying a DSLR, the chances are that you already have Nikon on top of your list, and have already

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 review | Camera Jabber
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Camera Jabber
Published: 18.02.2017
Nikon D5600 review | Camera Jabber

Is the D5600 worth the upgrade based on the addition of Snapbridge, or should you choose one of Nikon's other offerings? Find out in our Nikon D5600 review.

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 review: More connected than ever - Pocket-lint
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Pocket-lint
Published: 05.10.2017
Nikon D5600 review: More connected than ever - Pocket-lint
4.0

In the end, the D5600 is all about the images. It's capable of taking the sort of images you really do want to share, even with the standard kit lens.

Nikon D5600 2017 Roundup: Interchangeable Lens Cameras $500-900
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DPReview
Published: 05.05.2017
2017 Roundup: Interchangeable Lens Cameras $500-900

There's no shortage of interchangeable lens cameras in the $500-900 range. Whether they're mirrored or mirrorless, there's something for beginners and enthusiasts alike in this crowd of inexpensive cameras. Read updated roundup

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600: Best DSLR Under $1,000
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Tom's Guide
Published: 30.09.2020
Nikon D5600: Best DSLR Under $1,000
4.0

The D5600 features some nice improvements on the already-excellent D5500, making the new camera our favorite DSLR under $1,000.

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 DSLR Review
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Shutterbug
Published: 10.05.2017
Nikon D5600 DSLR Review

The Nikon D5600 is a DSLR system with an APS-C-sized sensor (24MP) that offers video recording in Full HD resolution. (Editor’s Note: Lab Review lab tests and comments are supplied by BetterNet, Shutterbug’s TIPA-affiliated testing lab and edited by George Schaub. TIPA is a worldwide association of photo and imaging magazines.)

Nikon D5600 Canon EOS 77D vs Nikon D5600: Midrange Melee
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Published: 14.07.2017
Canon EOS 77D vs Nikon D5600: Midrange Melee
4.0

We put Canon's latest midrange DSLR camera to the test against its Nikon counterpart to find out which one fits you best.

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 review: A mild update to an already excellent camera
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Expert Reviews
Published: 20.06.2017
Nikon D5600 review: A mild update to an already excellent camera
4.0

A subtle update, but the Nikon D5600 is a strong all-rounder at a reasonable price.

Nikon D5600 Nikon D5600 Review				 | Photography Blog
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photographyblog.com
Published: 05.01.2017
Nikon D5600 Review | Photography Blog
4.0

The Nikon D5600 is a new 24 megapixel mid-range DSLR camera with Snapbridge connectivity. The compact D5600 also offers timelapse movies, a touchscreen interface, 1080/60/50p video recording, ISO range of 100-25,600, 5fps continuous shooting, a range of creative effects, 3.2 inch tilting LCD screen, and a 39-point autofocus system. Read our in-depth Nikon D5600 review now...

Nikon D5600 Battle of the midrange DSLRs: Nikon D5600 vs. Canon 77D
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Published: 13.05.2017
Battle of the midrange DSLRs: Nikon D5600 vs. Canon 77D

We pit two of the latest midrange DSLRs in the market against each other to see which one suits you best.