Main Content

Nikon - D5 DSLR Camera Dual CF (Body Only) - Black

The Nikon D5 digital SLR CF camera body takes up to 200 photos per burst with 12 fps. It can record video at 4K UHD and has the widest native ISO range in a full-range DSLR. The 20.8MP FX-format CMOS sensor improves the quality and speed of the Nikon D5 digital SLR CF camera body.

DSLR Camera Buying Guide
$541.67Per month See Disclaimer 1
suggested payments with 12-Month Financing
Protection Plan Options

Item Added.View List

Add to List

    No lists found. Create one today.
    Add Item
    Our experts recommend


    What's Included

    • Fluorine-coated finder eyepiece (DK-17F), eyepiece adapter (DK-27)
    • Nikon D5 DSLR Camera Dual CF (Body Only)
    • Owner's manual
    • Rechargeable Li-ion battery(EN-EL18a), battery charger (MH-26a), battery chamber cover (BL-6)
    • Strap (AN-DC15), body cap (BF-1B ), accessory shoe cover (BS-3)
    • USB cable (UC-E22), USB and HDMI Cable Clips

    Included Free

    Shutterfly - $25 to spend or 8x8 Photo Book
    Shutterfly - $25 to spend or 8x8 Photo Book
    Choose your free gift: $25 to spend or 8x8 Photo Book


    20.8-megapixel CMOS sensor delivers incredible detail and gorgeous enlargements

    Create enlargements all the way up to poster-sized prints, or crop aggressively to frame the perfect shot in glorious detail.

    ISO 100 - 102,400 (expandable to 3,280,000) for crisp, clear photos even in ultralow light

    Enhances shooting in varied and fast-changing lighting situations, including extremely low light.

    Never miss a shot with ultrafast 12 fps (frames per second)

    Shoots up to 12 fps, giving you the capability to capture fast-action shots with breathtaking clarity.

    3.2" wide viewing angle touch TFT-LCD (Touch for playback only)

    Features 170° viewing, and renders bright, crisp images, plus precise Live View and movie shooting, lets you accurately preview the shot before taking it.

    Capture spectacular movies in 4K Ultra HD

    An intelligent image sensor reads movie images at faster rates than ever, significantly reducing the rolling shutter distortion that can occur while panning or shooting fast-moving subjects.

    EXPEED 5 image-processing engine delivers blazing speed and performance

    From shooting images and videos, to playback and data transfer, this processor handles even the most demanding tasks with ease.

    Eye-level pentaprism single-lens reflex viewfinder provides virtually true-to-life image representation

    With approximately 100% horizontal and vertical frame coverage, you can compose the shot by seeing virtually the same shot the lens sees.

    TTL (Through the Lens) exposure metering

    With programmed auto with flexible program , manual, aperture priority, shutter priority and picture control.

    153-point autofocus (including 99 cross-type sensors and 15 sensors that support f/8) quickly tracks and locks onto your subject

    Allows you to confidently capture everything from fast-action sports to fast-moving wildlife.

    Advanced Wireless Lighting system

    With the optional adapter WR-A10 and controller WR-R10 you can control and fire up to six groups of SB-5000 speedlights around obstacles, corners, in bright sunlight and up to 98 feet away.

    HDMI type-C output makes HDTV hookup a snap

    Easily connect your camera to an HDTV for immediate movie playback. HDMI cable required, sold separately.

    Gigabit Ethernet interface

    Enables fast, easy Web connection.

    Dual memory card slots for storing or transferring data

    Accepts Accepts CF Type I cards. Memory cards not included.

    Be the first to write a customer review
    (0 reviews)
    Write a review and get bonus points
    My Best Buy® members: Get bonus points for your approved review when you provide your member number. Subject to My Best Buy program terms.

    What experts are saying

    Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews

    Click to visit alaTest website
    The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about exposure, sensor, focus and screen. Editors are less positive about flash and portability and have mixed opinions about size. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 91/100 = Excellent quality.
    • Digital TrendsRating, 4 out of 5David Elrich on February 22, 2017
      Nikon D5 review
      The D5 is Nikon's most powerful camera yet, aimed at pro shooters who need speed and the ultimate high ISO capability.Full Review
    • Burrows on August 12, 2016
      Nikon D5 D-SLR camera REVIEW
      Nikon has upgraded or revised every key element of its pro-level D-SLR, so is it a dream machine or a dinosaur? Regardless, the new autofocus system is a revelation. Read MoreFull Review
    • PCMagRating, 4.5 out of 5Jim Fisher on August 8, 2016
      Nikon D5
      The top-of-the-line Nikon D5 SLR doesn't disappoint thanks to best-in-class autofocus, 4K video recording, and a full-frame image sensor.Full Review
    • TechSmart (South Africa)Mike Joubert on July 14, 2016
      Shooting Deep Fried Man with the Nikon D5
      Mike Joubert takes the Nikon D5 backstage to shoot Deep Fried Man.Full Review
    •, 5 out of 5Amy Davies on June 24, 2016
      Review: Nikon D5 is a great sport for sports
      Spent more time on the sports field than in the studio? The D5 is the pro-level camera to go forFull Review
    • Stuff (UK)Rating, 5 out of 5June 23, 2016
      Nikon D5 review
      Spent more time on the sports field than in the studio? The D5 is the pro-level camera to go forFull Review
    • Digital Photography ReviewCarey Rose on June 1, 2016
      Setting new standards: Nikon D5 Review
      The Nikon D5 is the newest iteration of the company's action-oriented flagship DSLR. Its headline features include a new Nikon-developed 20.8MP full-frame sensor and 153-point AF system. More than anything, though, the D5 is a camera designed toFull Review
    • TechRadar (UK)Rating, 4 out of 5Angela Nicholson on May 4, 2016
      Nikon D5 review
      Nikon's new flagship DSLR is a phenomenal performer as long as you don't want to shoot 4K video clips longer than three minutesFull Review

    Product images, including color, may differ from actual product appearance.