Nikon today announced the release of the new Nikon D5600, a compact and connected DSLR.
“The Nikon D5600 is the latest camera in Nikon’s popular D5000 series — a camera line that represents a stepping stone for photographers who want to further explore their creative boundaries,” said Kosuke Kawaura, Director of Marketing and Planning, Nikon Inc. “Now with Nikon SnapBridge, users can easily upload and share images with their friends and family, showcasing what and who they love. With the introduction of Nikon’s D5600, Nikon demonstrates our commitment to providing an attainable and highly capable camera option for photographers of all skill levels.”[image:blog_post:62828]
The D5600 features a 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor paired with the EXPEED 4 image processor and supports video recording in 1080p at up to 60 fps. The D5600 also supports burst shooting for still images at up to 5 frames per second. A 39-point autofocus system is designed for fast and accurate focusing while an ISO range of 100-25,600 promises good low-light performance.
For easier sharing, the D5600 support Nikon’s SnapBridge, which uses Bluetooth Low Energy technology to maintain a constant connection with a compatible smart device. This allows ready-to-share images to be automatically sent from the camera. SnapBridge, along with built-in Wi-Fi, also allows remote control of the camera and easy movie transfer. The D5600 record internally to an SD card.
Other feature include a 3.2-inch touchscreen Vari-angle LCD, various in-camera effects modes, full manual controls and a new time-lapse mode. The camera also features a 3.5mm microphone jack, adding functionality for video shooters.
The Nikon D5600 will be available in January 2017 for $700. Various kits will also be available, pairing the D5600 with the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens for $800, with the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR and AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED lenses for $1,150 or with the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens for $1,200.
Founded in 1917, Nikon also celebrates 100 years this year. Happy Anniversary, Nikon!
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