With a crystal clear 24.1 MP resolution and a versatile and stable 18-55mm VR Lens, the Nikon D5200 DSLR takes your photos to the next level. A stunning 3-inchVari-angle LCD Screen allows you live viewing of your shot from almost any vantage point, letting you set up the perfect angle. In addition to autofocus, it also offers in-camera HDR for an enhanced stability that makes your shots shine.
Intricate 24.1 MP detailThe 24.1 megapixel CMOS image sensor in this Nikon snaps photos in a resolution as high as 6000 x 4000, ensuring accurate, vivid photos with beautiful color. Combined with the built-in stabilizing technologies, autofocus system and auto white balance, the 24.1 MP resolution sets your creativity free to focus on your subject. Delivering quality and depth in images that go beyond capturing the moment, this DSLR enhances your memories with perfect replication.
18-55mm VR lens offers brilliant versatilityThis model comes with a NIKKOR 18-55mm VR lens, the 3x zoom giving a versatile focal length that is ideal for the most commonly encountered shooting situations. Optimized to function in perfect harmony with the sensor, the lens provides true-to-life captures in a wide variety of applications. Compact and lightweight, the construction of this lens also makes it a sturdy and dependable travel camera.
Precise live viewing with the 3-inch LCD Vari-angle screenOffering you an instant live view of your results, the 3-inch LCD Vari-angle swivels a full 170 degrees and includes adjustable brightness to give you greater command over your composition and final image. This stunning digital display offers almost 100% frame coverage and an eye-level pentamirror viewfinder that allows you to see an accurate representation of your final result, making it easier than ever to attain creative composition and focus. The swivel capability of the 3-inch LCD Vari-angle screen provides natural viewing for you even when capturing dynamic angles.
In-camera HDR enhances stabilityIn addition to a wide variety of settings to give you the best in aesthetic optimization, the D5200 includes in-camera HDR, an imaging technology that combines the five frame-per-second capture rate with built-in processing for an enhanced final result that lets your subject truly shine. The auto-focus and VR image stabilization technology ensures a sharp result every time.
This top-of-the-line consumer-level camera features a stunning 24.1 MP resolution supported by built-in stabilizing and enhancing technologies that make creating beautiful shots a snap. The 18-55mm VR lens and in-camera HDR deliver unparalleled stability, freeing you to focus on your photos.
Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth): Approx. 5.1 x 3.9 x 3.1 in./129 x 98 x 78 mm
Ultra-fast, accurate shootingNo matter where your subject is within the frame, the D5200's 39-point wide-area autofocus system keeps it in focus so you can fire up to 5 fps. 3D Subject Tracking, powered by a 2016-pixel RGB sensor, locks onto your subject and tracks it with exceptional accuracy. Improvements to the D5200's optical viewfinder make it easier to identify and capture fast-moving subjects, even when panning the camera.
Included 18-55mm NIKKOR lensWhen asked why they choose Nikon gear, pros and serious shooters consistently mention NIKKOR lenses among their reasons. The D5200 comes equipped with the AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 lens-an excellent lightweight, multipurpose lens for nearly all shooting situations and an ideal match for the camera's DX-format sensor.
Simple, intuitive operationYou'll be at home on the D5200 in no time. Using visual representations of each setting to show you exactly what'schanging with each adjustment, a redesigned display groups your most frequently adjusted camera settings for faster access and adjustment.
A hobby that grows with youNikon's HD-SLR system is endlessly expandable. From legendary NIKKOR lenses and Nikon Speedlights, your system can grow with you.
Incredibly sharp pictures and video from a cutting-edge Nikon DX-format CMOS image sensor with 24.1 effective megapixels
Kit includes the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens for fast, accurate autofocus, vivid color, striking contrast and crisp detail and VR image stabilization to ensure the sharpest hand-held pictures and movies.
Light and compact 'walk-around' lens with Vibration ReductionWith its versatile 18-55mm focal range and VR (Vibration Reduction) image stabilization, this lens makes it easy to create sharp, clear photos and videos. Remarkably light and compact, it's an ideal general purpose 'walk-around' lens. It even captures fantastic close-up shots as close as 0.9-ft. from your subject.
Mount Type: Nikon F-BayonetFocal Length Range: 18-55mmZoom Ratio: 3.1xMaximum Aperture: f/3.5Minimum Aperture: f/22Format: DXMaximum Angle of View (DX-format): 76 degressMinimum Angle of View (DX-format)L 28 degrees 50'Maximum Reproduction Ratio: 0.31xLens Elements: 11Lens Groups: 8Compatible Format(s): DX, FX in DX Crop ModeVR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization: YesDiaphragm Blades: 7Distance Information: YesAspherical Elements: 1Super Integrated Coating: YesAutofocus: YesAF-S (Silent Wave Motor): YesMinimum Focus Distance: 0.9 ft. (0.28m)Focus Mode: Auto, ManualG-type: YesFilter Size: 52mmAccepts Filter Type: Screw-onDimensions: (Approx.) 2.9 x 3.1 in. (Diameter x Length), 73 x 79mm (Diameter x Length)Weight: (Approx.) 9.3 oz. (265g)Supplied Accessories: LC-52 52mm snap-on front lens cap, Rear lens protector
Camera Specifications:Type of camera- Single-lens reflex digital camera
Lens mount- Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)
Effective angle of view- Nikon DX format; focal length equivalent to approx. 1.5x that of lenses with FX-format angle of view
Effective pixels- 24.1 million
Image sensor- 23.5 x 15.6 mm CMOS sensor
Total pixels- 24.71 million
Dust-reduction System- Image Sensor Cleaning, Airflow Control System, Image Dust Off reference data (optional Capture NX 2 software required)
Image size (pixels)- 6000 x 4000 (L), 4496 x 3000 (M), 2992 x 2000 (S)
File format- NEF (RAW): 14 bit, compressed- JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1:4), normal (approx. 1:8) or basic (approx. 1:16) compression- NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
Picture Control System- Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape; selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls
Storage media- SD (Secure Digital) and UHS-I compliant SDHC and SDXC memory cards
File system- DCF (Design Rule for Camera File System) 2.0, DPOF (Digital Print Order Format), Exif (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras) 2.3, PictBridge
Viewfinder- Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder
Frame coverage- Approx. 95% horizontal and 95% vertical
Magnification- Approx. 0.78x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, -1.0 m-1)
Eyepoint- 17.9 mm (-1.0 m-1; from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)
Diopter adjustment- -1.7 to + 0.7 m-1
Focusing screen- Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen
Reflex mirror- Quick return
Lens aperture- Instant return, electronically controlled
Compatible lenses- Autofocus is available with AF-S and AF-I lenses; autofocus is not available with other type G and D lenses, AF lenses (IX NIKKOR and lenses for the F3AF are not supported), and AI-P lenses; non-CPU lenses can be used in mode
M, but the camera exposure meter will not function- The electronic rangefinder can be used with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster
Shutter type- Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane shutter
Shutter speed- 1/4000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV, bulb, time (requires optional ML-L3 Remote Control)
Flash sync speed- X=1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower
Release mode- Single frame, continuous low speed, continuous high speed, self-timer, delayed remote; ML-L3, quick-response remote; ML-L3, quiet shutter release; interval timer photography supported
Frame advance rate- Up to 3 fps or 5 fps (manual focus, mode M or S , shutter speed 1/250 s or faster, and other settings at default values)
Self-timer- 2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures
Exposure metering mode- TTL exposure metering using 2016-pixel RGB sensor
Metering method - Matrix: 3D color matrix metering II (type G and D lenses); color matrix metering II (other CPU lenses)- Center-weighted: Weight of 75% given to 8-mm circle in center of frame- Spot: Meters 3.5-mm circle (about 2.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point
Metering range- Matrix or center-weighted metering: 0 to 20 EV (ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 68 F/20 C)- Spot metering: 2 to 20 EV
Exposure meter coupling- CPU
Exposure modes- Auto modes (auto; auto [flash off]); programmed auto with flexible program; shutter-priority auto; aperture-priority auto; manual; scene modes (portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food); special effects modes (night vision; color sketch; (miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key)
Exposure compensation- Can be adjusted by -5 to +5 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV in P, S, A and M modes
Exposure bracketing- 3 shots in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Exposure lock- Luminosity locked at detected value
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index) - ISO 100 to 6400 in steps of 1/3 EV; can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1 or 2 EV (ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 6400; auto ISO sensitivity control available
Active D-Lighting- Auto, extra high, high, normal, low, off
ADL bracketing- 2 shots
Autofocus- Nikon Multi-CAM 4800DX autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, 39 focus points (including 9 cross-type sensors), and AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 1 ft 8 in. to 9 ft 10 in./0.5 to 3 m)
Detection range- -1 to +19 EV (ISO 100, 68?F/20?C)
Lens servo - Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); continuous-servo AF (AF-C); auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A); predictive focus tracking activated automatically according to subject status - Manual focus (MF): Electronic rangefinder can be used
Focus point- Can be selected from 39 or 11 focus points
AF-area modes- Single-point AF, 9-, 21- or 39-point dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking, auto-area AF
Focus lock- Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF)
Built-in flash- Auto flash with auto pop-up- Manual pop-up with button release
Guide number- Approx. 39/12, 43/13 with manual flash (ft/m, ISO 100, 68 F/20 C)
Flash control- TTL: i-TTL flash control using 2016-pixel RGB sensor is available with built-in flash and SB-910, SB-900, SB-800, SB-700, SB-600 or SB-400; i-TTL balanced fill-flash for digital SLR is used with matrix and center-weighted metering, standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR with spot metering
Flash modes- Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off
Flash compensation- -3 to +1 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Flash-ready indicator- Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes after flash is fired at full output
Accessory shoe- ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)- Advanced Wireless Lighting supported with SB-910, SB-900, SB-800 or SB-700 as a master flash or SU-800 as commander; Flash Color Information Communication supported with all CLS-compatible flash units
Sync terminal- AS-15 Sync Terminal Adapter (available separately)
White balance- Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine-tuning
White balance bracketing- 3 shots in steps of 1
Live view lens servo - Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); full-time-servo AF (AF-F)- Manual focus (MF)
AF-area modes- Face-priority AF, wide-area AF, normal-area AF, subject-tracking AF
Autofocus- Contrast-detect AF anywhere in frame (camera selects focus point automatically when face-priority AF or subject-tracking AF is selected)
Automatic scene selection- Available in auto and auto [flash off]
Movie metering- TTL exposure metering using main image sensor
Metering method- Matrix
Frame size (pixels) and frame rate - 1920 x 1080, 60i (59.94 fields/s)/50i (50 fields/s), high/normal - 1920 x 1080, 30p (progressive)/25p/24p, high/normal - 1280 x 720, 60p/50p, high/normal - 640 x 424, 30p/25p, H high/normal- Frame rates of 30p (actual frame rate 29.97 fps), 60i, and 60p (actual frame rate 59.94 fps) are available when NTSC is selected for video mode; 25p, 50i, and 50p are available when PAL is selected for video mode; actual frame rate when 24p is selected is 23.976 fps
File format- MOV
Video compression- H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
Audio recording format- Linear PCM
Audio recording device- Built-in or external stereo microphone; sensitivity adjustable
Maximum length- 29 min. 59 s (3 min. in miniature effect mode)
ISO sensitivity- ISO 200 to 6400; can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 6400
Monitor- 3-in. (7.5-cm), approx. 921k-dot (VGA), vari-angle TFT monitor with 170 degree viewing angle, approx. 100% frame coverage, and brightness adjustment
Playback- Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images or calendar) playback with playback zoom, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, auto image rotation, and image comment (up to 36 characters)
USB- Hi-Speed USB
Video output- NTSC, PAL
HDMI output- Type C mini-pin HDMI connector
Accessory terminal- Wireless remote controller: WR-R10 (available separately)- Remote cord: MC-DC2 (available separately)- GPS unit: GP-1 (available separately)
Audio input- Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5-mm diameter)
Supported languages- Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian
Battery One- EN-EL14 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
AC adapter- EH-5b AC Adapter; requires EP-5A Power Connector (available separately)
Tripod socket- 1/4 in. (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)- Approx. 5.1 x 3.9 x 3.1 in./129 x 98 x 78 mm
Weight- Approx. 1 lb 3.6 oz/555 g with battery and memory card but without body cap; approx. 1 lb 1.8 oz/505 g (camera body only)
Operating environment- Temperature: 32 to 104 F/0 to 40 C; humidity: 85% or less (no condensation)
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After many years with Canon, I took the step & switched to Nikon. Glad I did as it has many features that the other does not have & easier to use. I love the flip out screen, it has many useful applications.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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