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Nikon D5100 vs Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200 comes with a new sensor and Image processor, so the big question is should you buy the old D5100 or the new D5200m see the specification comparison review below

Features / Models Nikon D5100 Nikon D5200
Megapixel 16.2 megapixels 24.2 megapixels
Sensor size / type
APS-C (23.6 x 15.7 mm)
APS-C (23.1 x 15.4 mm)
Image processor Expeed 2 Expeed 3
AF points 11 39
ISO 100- 6400 ( 12800, 25600 with boost) Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 (12800, 25600 with boost)
Lens mount Nikon F mount Nikon F mount
Shutter Min/Max 30 sec 1/4000 sec 30 sec 1/4000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 4 fps 5fps
Video 1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30, 25, 24 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 25 fps) 1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 25 fps)
Display Fully articulated 3″ 921,000 TFT LCD monitor Fully articulated 3″ 921,000 TFT LCD monitor
Viewfinder Optical – 95 % Optical – 95 %
Dimensions and Weight 141 x 113 x 82 mm 760 gm 129 x 98 x 78 mm 555 gm

Price Factor 
Nikon D5200 $1,370 (approx)
Nikon D5100 Available at :$500 (approx)

Reasons to Buy Nikon D5200

  1. More Megapixel
  2. Better ISO Range
  3. Better Low Light Performance
  4. Advance Expeed 3 Image Processor
  5. Fast Top Continuous Shooting Speed
  6. Fully articulated – Large Display

Conclusion: Nikon D5200 features better sensor and AF system but will cost you bit more than the double cost of D5100, if you are looking for entry level camera you can go for D5100, Nikon D5200 is more advance and fits in High END APS-C category.

Camera Comparison Review Recommends Nikon D200

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