Summary Nikon D5

Prices Price
Body only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#7 of 24
Among similar cameras
#7 of 28
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 mirrorless cameras

Movie format Shoots UHD movies Help
UHD @ 30fps
Screen size Huge screen Help
Light sensitivity Very good maximum light sensitivity Help
3,280,000 ISO
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Battery life Incredible battery life Help
3780 shots
Lens availability Many lenses available Help
171 lenses
GPS Built-in GPS Help
Great for travel
Screen resolution Very high resolution screen Help
2,359k dots
Viewfinder size Large viewfinder Help
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
Autofocus Phase detection autofocus Help
fast and accurate
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Announced New Help
January 2016
Popularity Very popular Help
Among snapsort users


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The Nikon D5 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Lowest price Very expensive Help
Weight Very heavy Help
1,415 g
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
30 seconds
Size Quite large Help
Large (160×159×92 mm)
Thickness Thick Help
Built-in flash No built-in flash Help


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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!