Nikon D5600 vs Nikon D5500 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Amateur DSLR cameras.

D5600 vs D5500 - Side by side

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Nikon D5600 vs Nikon D5500 Specs

D5600

  • Introduced in November 2016
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C (DX)
  • 24 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount F
  • WiFi built-in
  • 124.0 x 97 x 70mm³ (4.9" x 3.8" x 2.8")
  • 465g (15.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for D5600

D5500

  • Introduced in January 2015
  • Amateur DSLR
  • Sensor: APS-C (DX)
  • 24 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Optical (Penta mirror)
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount F
  • WiFi built-in
  • 124.0 x 97 x 70mm³ (4.9" x 3.8" x 2.8")
  • 470g (15.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for D5500

D5600 vs D5500 Sensors

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This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Info graphic: D5600 an D5500 sensor comparison

D5600 vs D5500: Viewfinder

D5600 has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.54x and covers 95% of view field.

The D5500 features an optical viewfinder with a penta mirror that also covers 95% of the field of view, its magnification is c. 0.54x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

D5600 (0.54x)

D5500 (0.54x)

Simulated viewfinder of the D5600Simulated viewfinder of the D5500

Better choice: Draw

Nikon D5600 VS Nikon D5500 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Nikon D5600 a better choice

No advantage of the Nikon D5600 compared to the Nikon D5500

Otherwise why to choose Nikon D5500

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Common Specs for both cameras compared

D5600

D5500

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Resolution (megapixel)24.2024.20
Speed (frames/second)55
Sensor cleaning
Sensitivity100 - 25600 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Lens selection200200
Built-in flash
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
External microphone
Similar weight465g470g
Similar size842cm³842cm³
WiFi
Nikon D5600 VS Nikon D5500 Dimensions

Look at front view of the D5600 and D5500

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Top view of cameras

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