Nikon D5200 Now Available in US

Nikon USA has announced it is releasing the D5200 launched in Europe in November 2012. The 24MP upper entry-level DSLR gains the 39-point AF system from the company’s higher-end models. It includes an articulated 920k dot LCD and is compatible with the clip-on WU-1a Wi-Fi module.

The camera will cost around $899.95 with the Nikkor 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 VR kit lens.

Nikon D5200 key features :

  • 24.1MP DX format CMOS sensor
  • EXPEED 3 processing
  • 5 fps continuous shooting
  • ISO 100-6400
  • 2016 pixel RGB metering sensor
  • 39 point AF system, 9 sensors cross type
  • 1080p30 video recording, built-in stereo mic
  • 921k dot 3″ vari-angle TFT monitor

New Nikon D5200

The D5200 is available in three colors : black, red, and bronze

Nikon has announced the D5200 – an upper entry-level DSLR that improves on the D5100 by offering a 24MP CMOS sensor, a side-articulated 3.0″ tilt/swivel LCD, 1080i60 movie capability, and new processing filters. The D5200 is also equipped with a significantly upgraded AF system, based around the same AF sensor that is used in the D7000. The D5200 is also compatible with Nikon’s optional WU-1a WiFi module. Pricing and availability has yet to be confirmed, and Nikon has yet to officially announce the D5200 in the US.

Key features :

  • DX-format, 24.1 megapixel CMOS image sensor with EXPEED 3
  • Vari-angle LCD monitor
  • Compatible with Wireless Mobile Adaptor WU-1a
  • High ISO (100-6400) extendable to 25600
  • 39-point AF system with nine cross-type sensors in the center
  • Continuous shooting at 5fps: so you do not miss that fast-moving action shot
  • D-Movie: Full (1080p) HD movies with smooth (up to 60i/50i) recording and a built-in stereo microphone
  • D-Movie AF modes: Live View autofocus works when shooting movie clips, keeping subjects in sharp focus
  • Effects mode – seven effects including Selective Color and Miniature, which can be applied in pre-shoot, for more creative movies and stills
  • Compatible with WR-R10 Wireless Remote transceiver and WR-T10 Wireless Remote transmitter that let you control key camera functions from a distance
  • GPS compatible: Records the exact location of the camera when a picture is taken by using the optional GP-1 unit