Summary Nikon D5

Prices Price
Body only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#5 of 7
Among similar cameras
#5 of 7
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Full frame 35.9x23.9mm
Screen resolution
Help 2,359k dots
Help 20.7 MP
Movie format
Help UHD @ 30fps
Screen size
Help 3.2"
Light sensitivity
Help 3,280,000 ISO
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Lenses Lenses
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The Nikon D5 vs other recent DSLRs

Movie format Shoots UHD movies Help
UHD @ 30fps
Screen size Above average sized screen Help
Continuous shooting Rapid fire Help
14 fps
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
Battery life Incredible battery life Help
3780 shots
Announced New Help
January 2016
Viewfinder coverage Above average viewfinder coverage Help
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/8000 of a second
Screen resolution Very high resolution screen Help
2,359k dots
Viewfinder size Large viewfinder Help
Light sensitivity Very good maximum light sensitivity Help
3,280,000 ISO
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Focus points Many focus points Help
GPS Built-in GPS Help
Great for travel
Built-in focus motor Built-in focus motor Help
Autofocuses with more lenses


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The Nikon D5 vs other recent DSLRs

Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Lowest price Very expensive Help
Weight Very heavy Help
1,415 g
Size Quite large Help
Large (160×159×92 mm)
Thickness Thick Help
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
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The Nikon D5 vs other recent pro DSLRs

True resolution Lower true resolution Help
20.7 MP


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Nikon D5

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Patrick S. (2:45 PM, January 19, 2016)
Over 3 million ISO, that's almost the same amount of horsedicks I've ridden!