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
High true resolution
True resolution
24 MP
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
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Badge
Built-in focus motor
Autofocuses with more lenses

competitors

Nikon D5500 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$474 body only

$459 with 18-55mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Touch screen No touch screen
Placeholder

Sony a6400

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$898 body only

$971 - $998 with 16-50mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Viewfinder Has a digital viewfinder
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$549 body only

$729 with 18-55mm, 75-300mm lenses

Movie format Lower frame rate movies

Nikon D5600 Competitors

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$474 body only

$459 with 18-55mm lens

Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$629 - $697 body only

$997 - $1,150 with 18-140mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder size Significantly larger viewfinder
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$309 body only

$395 - $397 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Battery life Longer battery life
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

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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.