The Nikon D5200
Shooting photos and videos is about more than capturing memories. A great camera brings your creative vision to life with striking clarity. The Nikon D5200 DSLR camera is exactly that type of camera — an exceptional DSLR designed to draw exciting new perspectives out of everyone who shoots it. Optimized for creativity, streamlined for flexibility, it will awaken your passion and inspire some of the most spectacular photos and videos you've ever captured.
Showcase your artistry.
Vari-angle display, built-in HDR, special effects and filters.
Creativity and flexibility were considered in every aspect of the D5200. It has a 921,000-dot vari-angle display that lets you shoot from just about any position — hold the camera overhead for a view above a crowd, at ground level for an interesting close-up of a flower, or just enjoy easier video recording and self portraits. For shots that have both very dark and very bright areas, the D5200 includes built-in HDR (high-dynamic range). It takes two shots at different exposures and blends them into one amazing image. And an exciting collection of built-in effects and filters opens new possibilities for expression: isolate a single color, explore black and white, posterize and miniaturize. Now the creative techniques pros spend years mastering are conveniently at your command.
Capture life's brilliance.
24.1 megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor and renowned NIKKOR lenses.
Perhaps your greatest inspiration will be the spectacular quality of every photo and video you shoot with the D5200. Its highly sensitive 24.1-megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor captures your vision with lifelike brilliance — marvel at the vibrant colors and razor-sharp detail, even in low light. Legendary NIKKOR lenses, marvels of clarity and quality, are the perfect companion for the D5200, drawing peak performance out of the sensor. Our intelligent Scene Recognition System compares your shot against an onboard database for optimum exposure, and EXPEED 3, the processing power in our acclaimed D4, makes it all happen in an instant.
Share your creations in an instant.
Optional WU-1a wireless adapter for Wi-Fi photo sharing and camera control.
The thrill of creating a great photo is topped only by the excitement of sharing it. With the D5200, you'll have many great photos to share, so we made it easy. Just add the optional WU-1a wireless mobile adapter and instantly transfer your shots to a smartphone or tablet via Wi-Fi*. Then share your favorites online as usual: e-mail them, upload them to your favorite social networks or photo sharing site like Nikon's my Picturetown. You can even use your smartphone or tablet as an external ?live view? monitor to see what the camera sees and fire the shutter — perfect for getting into photos instead of always shooting them.
*These functions require an Android or iOS device and Nikon's free wireless mobile adapter utility app, available on Google Play and the iTunes App Store.
Take your vision to video.
High-quality full HD 1080p video recording capabilities.
The D5200 includes Nikon's latest innovations for creating beautiful videos with virtually no choppiness. D-Movie mode now features full HD 1080p 60i for visibly smoother sequences, a first for Nikon DSLRs. Full-time-servo AF (AF-F) and subject-tracking AF work together to keep moving subjects sharp and in focus, and face-priority AF instantly detects and tracks up to 35 faces in a scene. D5200 also has a built-in stereo microphone that can be controlled automatically or manually via 20 incremental steps, another first for Nikon DSLRs. Whether you shoot short clips or cinema-style movies, the D5200 makes it easy to take your projects to the next level.
EN-EL14 rechargeable li-ion battery.
These rechargeable batteries provide extended life and consistent power, even in colder conditions.
E-1 stereo microphone.
Record crystal-clear sound and significantly reduce autofocus noise using this compact stereo microphone.
WU-1a wireless mobile adapter.
Using the WU-1a optional wireless mobile adapter you can now automatically send great images to your smartphone and even use your smartphone to remotely capture images from your D5200. Now, with an easy-to-use app, when you can't wait to share that great shot, you don't have to. Share it to your smartphone in a instant.
ML-L3 wireless remote control (infrared).
Enables wireless remote shutter release. Trigger the shutter remotely when using slower shutter speeds to prevent camera movement.
- AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens
- 24.1 megapixel DX CMOS sensor
- EXPEED 3 image processing engine
- 3.0" 921k-dot vari-angle LCD monitor
- 39-point AF system with 9 cross-type
- Full HD video with full-time servo AF
- Expandable ISO from 100-25600
- 5 frames-per-second continuous shooting rate
- Scene recognition system
- Compatible with WU-1a wireless adapter