Nikon D5 prices and specs
The Nikon D5 was produced on Feb 2016. For today the cheapest price for the device is $6,496.95.
The Nikon D5 is a DSLR (Digital Single Reflex) camera what means that the D5 produces photos of better quality and has a lot of shooting modes.
The D5 can shoot images at 21 megapixels max resolution. But if you want to get better image quality the more important thing is a sensor size. This model has a Full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm) sensor. It means that the Nikon D5 is a professional camera that will shoot very high quality images but it has an important drawback - the model has big weight and dimensions.
The D5 has max shutter speed of 1/8000 sec. This shutter speed is above average for digital cameras and is very good for shooting fast moving objects. The D5 shoots great videos in Full HD resolution.
The Nikon D5 is an interchangeable and uses Nikon F lens mount. If the event needs special shooting conditions, you can change lens to a more appropriate to get better photos.
The Nikon D5 battery life will be enough to make approximately 3780 images.
Screen & Viewfinder
Lens & Focus
Physical & Battery
Image ratio w:h
Sensor photo detectors
Boosted ISO (minimum)
Boosted ISO (maximum)
White balance presets
Custom white balance
JPEG quality levels
Minimum shutter speed
Maximum shutter speed
Manual exposure mode
Subject / scene modes
Number of focus points
Focal length multiplier
Weight (inc. batteries)
Battery Life (CIPA)
- Feb 2016
- Large SLR
- 21 megapixels
- 5588 x 3712
- Full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm)
- EXPEED 5
- 1:1, 5:4, 4:3, 3:2
- 21 megapixels
- Auto, 100-102400 (expandable to 50-3280000)
- Yes (6 slots)
- Fine, normal, basic
- 30 sec
- 1/8000 sec
- Yes (via hot shoe and flash sync port)
- 14.0 fps
- Yes (2, 5, 10, 20 secs)
- ±5 (at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
- ±5 (2, 3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
- TFT LCD
- Optical (pentaprism)
- 3840 x 2160 (30p/25p/24p), 1920 x 1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p), 1280 x 720 (60p/50p)
- MPEG-4, H.264
- 1.5X crop mode with DX lenses
- Contrast Detect (sensor)
- Phase Detect
- Selective single-point
- Face Detection
- Live View
- Nikon F
- 1415 g (3.12 lb / 49.91 oz)
- 160 x 159 x 92 mm (6.3 x 6.26 x 3.62″)
- Battery Pack
- EN-EL18a lithium-ion battery & charger
- Dual CompactFlash or dual XQD
- USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
- Yes (mini-HDMI)
- Requires WT-5A or WT-6A
- Yes (wired, wireless, smartphone)
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