General

Nikon D5500 Nikon D5600
Brand
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Nikon Nikon
Lowest price
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$496.00 $696.95
Announced
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January 2015 November 2016

Sensor

Type
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CMOS CMOS
Crop factor
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1.5x 1.5x
Megapixels
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24 MP 24 MP
Light sensitivity
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25,600 ISO 25,600 ISO
Light sensitivity (boost)
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Unknown Unknown
Sensor cleaning
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Unknown Unknown

Sensor (Advanced)

True resolution
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24 MP 24 MP
Native resolution
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6000 × 4000 6000 × 4000
Pixel size
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15.3 µm² 15.3 µm²

Screen

Type
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LCD LCD
Size
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3.2" 3.2"
Resolution
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1,037k dots 1,037k dots
Touch screen
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Yes Yes
Flips out
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Yes Yes
Live view
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Yes Yes

Lenses

Lens availability
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230 lenses 230 lenses
Lens mount
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Nikon F Nikon F

Form factor

Size
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124×97×70 mm 124×97×70 mm
Depth
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2.8" 2.8"
Weight
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420 g 465 g
Interchangeable lenses
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Yes Yes
Waterproof
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No No
Weather sealed
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No No
Built-in focus motor
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No Yes

Viewfinder

Type
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Pentamirror Pentamirror
Viewfinder size
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0.54x 0.54x
Coverage
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95% 95%

Movies

Format
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1080p @ 60fps 1080p @ 60fps
Supports 24p
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Yes Yes
High-speed framerate
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None None
External mic jack
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Yes Yes
Autofocus
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Unknown Unknown
All formats
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  1. 640 x 424 @ 25fps
  2. 640 x 424 @ 30fps
  3. 720p @ 25fps
  4. 720p @ 30fps
  5. 720p @ 50fps
  6. 720p @ 60fps
  7. 1080p @ 24fps
  8. 1080p @ 25fps
  9. 1080p @ 30fps
  10. 1080p @ 50fps
  11. 1080p @ 60fps
  1. 720p @ 50fps
  2. 720p @ 60fps
  3. 1080p @ 24fps
  4. 1080p @ 25fps
  5. 1080p @ 30fps
  6. 1080p @ 50fps
  7. 1080p @ 60fps

Features

Panorama
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Unknown Unknown
HDR
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Unknown Unknown
3D
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Unknown Unknown
Image stabilization
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Unknown Unknown
Supports RAW
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Unknown Unknown
GPS
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No Yes

Performance

Startup delay
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400 ms 200 ms
Shutter lag
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201 ms 111 ms
Battery life
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820 shots 970 shots
Continuous shooting
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5 fps 5 fps

Focus system

Autofocus
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Phase detection Phase detection
Focus points
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39 39
Cross type focus points
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Unknown Unknown

Shutter

Max
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1/4000s 1/4000s
Min
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30s 30s

Flash

Built-in flash
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Yes Yes
Popup
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Yes Yes
External connection
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Yes Yes

Storage

Storage slots
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1 1
Supported formats
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  1. SD
  2. SDHC
  3. SDXC
  1. SD
  2. SDHC
  3. SDXC
Nikon D5500
D5500
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Nikon D5600
D5600
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