Tuesday, 6 November 2012

Nikon News: New D5200 DSLR announced

NIkon have just announced a new DSLR, the D5200:



  • Newly developed Nikon DX-format CMOS sensor with 24.1 effective megapixels
  • High-density 39-point AF system features superior subject-tracking and subject-identification performance in combination with Scene Recognition System
  •  A choice of three body colors and a vari-angle LCD monitor that offers flexible shooting
  •  Special Effects that enable you to enjoy various creative expressions in still images and movies by setting prior to shoot.
  • High-speed, multifunctional and high-performance image-processing engine "EXPEED 3", equivalent to that of the Nikon's flagship model, D4
  • Wide sensitivity range of ISO 100 to 6400 (expandable to ISO 25600 equivalent) that delivers sharp images with reduced image blur even in low-lit situations or sports scenes. 
  • High-speed continuous shooting at approx. 5 fps that surely captures decisive moments.
  • Stereo microphone employed [NEW], Full HD (1920 x 1080) D-Movie with selectable 60i/50i frame rate.
  • Easy-to-understand and easy-to-operate, new GUI that effectively utilizes graphic processing. [NEW]
  • Large, easy-to-view, approx. 921k-dot, wide viewing angle (170°), 7.5-cm (3-in.) horizontal-opening vari-angle LCD monitor. 
  • Energy-saving design that achieves approx. 500 shots* per charge (with EN-EL14, in single-frame mode) *Based on CIPA Standards.
  • Compatible with the WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter (optional) that enables transmission of images to smartphone or tablet PC wirelessly.
  • Compatible with the WR-R10/WR-T10 Wireless Remote Controllers (optional). Remote control is ensured even if there are obstacles in the way. [NEW]
  • 16 options of Scene Modes that enable selection of the most appropriate mode according to the shooting scene or subject.
  • Variety of image-editing functions that allow you to retouch images easily after shooting, such as NEF (RAW) processing, Trim and Fisheye.
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