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Advantages of the Nikon D5500

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Lowest price
Cheaper
$549.00 vs $646.95
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The best price we've seen is $98 cheaper (around 20% less)
Weight
Lighter
420 g vs 465 g
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Around 10% lighter
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Advantages of the Nikon D5600

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Shutter lag
Much less shutter lag
111 ms vs 201 ms
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More than 40% less delay when taking photos
Startup delay
Significantly less startup delay
200 ms vs 400 ms
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2x less delay when turning on
GPS
Has a GPS
Yes vs No
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Automatically geotags your photos when traveling
Built-in focus motor
Has a built-in focus motor
Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Battery life
Longer battery life
970 shots vs 820 shots
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Around 20% more shots per battery charge
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similarities

Compared to recent entry-level DSLRs

Common Strengths
Screen size Larger than average screens Help
3.2"
Touch screen Have touch screens Help
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out Flip-out screens Help
Great for movies
Lens availability Many lenses available Help
230 lenses
Focus points Many focus points Help
39
Size Fairly small Help
Prosumer size (124×97×70 mm)
External mic jack Have external mic jacks Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Thickness Very thin Help
2.8"
Weight Light weight Help
D5500420 g
D5600465 g
Common Weaknesses
Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
95%
Storage slots Fewer storage slots Help
1
Viewfinder Both have pentamirror viewfinders Help
Pentamirror
Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Viewfinder size Below average viewfinder size Help
0.54x
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
5 fps

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