Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D5600

Nikon D5500
Nikon D5600

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5500

Light-weight
Weight
420 g
Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5600

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
200 ms startup delay
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
111 ms shutter lag
Battery life
Great battery life
970 shots
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel

competitors

Nikon D5500 Competitors

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$769 - $997 body only

$868 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$785 with 18-55mm, 75-300mm lenses

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$394 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Battery life Longer battery life
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Nikon D5600 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$394 body only

$500 - $510 with 18-55mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$769 - $997 body only

$868 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Startup delay Much more startup delay
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Fujifilm X-T100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$499 - $500 body only

$599 - $600 with 15-45mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Size Much smaller
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder

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Guest (7:45 AM, July 14, 2017)
The D5600 does'nt have a built in focus motor, nor does the D5500.