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Nikon D5600 vs Nikon D7100 Specs
All specs: Main page for D5600
All specs: Main page for D7100
D5600 vs D7100 Sensors
On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:
D5600 vs D7100: Viewfinder
D5600 has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.54x and covers 95% of view field.
The D7100 has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.62x covering 100% of view field.
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.
Better choice: Nikon D7100
Nikon D5600 VS Nikon D7100 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon D5600 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.20||24.10|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||970||950|
|Weighs less (2)||465g|
|More portable (2)||842cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D5600 are the higher resolution, the articulated display and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the D5600 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the D7100 and the more compact size. Finally, there's the the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The D5600 scores 18 points.
Otherwise why to choose Nikon D7100
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||6|
|Auto Focus points (4)||39||51|
|Better viewfinder (4)||Penta mirror||Penta prism|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||1.23|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D7100 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution.
Yields 14 points for the D7100.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensitivity||100 - 25600 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon D5600 VS Nikon D7100 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D5600 and D7100
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
We advise to choose the newest model: Nikon D5600.
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