Close
It looks like you are browsing from
Go to Close
TVs & Displays
Photography & Video
Cooking Appliances
White Goods
Household
Technology

Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200
Available Colours:
93
Reviews
241 Reviews + 17 Awards
84
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
67
Value for Money
Good
71
Age
4 Years Old
80
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and high image quality 505g camera, good for landscape photography. It has a built-in flash and an HDMI, does not have an image stabiliser and supports Wi-Fi. Our review analysis indicates that it produces good images, really easy to use and good for video recording.
DP Review Silver PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold
24.1MP
6000 X 4000
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.5
MINIMUM
6,400
MAXIMUM ISO
1s
CAMERA
505g
3"
SCREEN
Compare
Share on
£
Prices

80

Kagoo Score
Details
Reviews
Spec

Nikon D5200 Best US Prices

New Prices
All Models
Searching for prices in the UK
Sorry, no matching prices found.
loading image
Out of stock
$799.99
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store
Show All Prices Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts

Nikon D5200 Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

There is a 90% chance that the price of the Nikon D5200 will go down in the next 2 weeks. We forecast that prices will drop by up to $207 over this period.

Get Price Alerts

80

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Nikon D5200 number 105 in best selling cameras and number 376 across all digital cameras.

80

80
Kagoo Score
93
Reviews
85
Features
77
Popularity
68
Value for Money
72
Age

80

80
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 80?

multiple reviews mentioned that it has great expert reviews and brilliant user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 241 reviews. This digital camera has received 17 awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from Camera Labs plus four other sites and a "Recommended" award from Akam.no plus three other sites.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Nikon digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
The D5200 has some great features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
High megapixels
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
Over new perspectives with the inspirational d5
breathtaking photos to smooth full HD movies, this D-SLR can't wait to bring out your creative s
24.1-MP DX-FORMAT CMOS SENSOR
Vari-angle monitor

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography. It is also very good for portrait photography as well being very good for landscape photography.
93
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.4 stars (242 reviews)

51%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
123 Reviews
4 Stars
39 Reviews
3 Stars
8 Reviews
2 Stars
1 Review
1 Star
1 Review
View All Reviews

4 Recommended Awards

The Nikon D5200 has received four Recommended Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including Trusted Reviews, hardwarezone.com.ph and vido.com.ua.
Recommended from Trusted Reviews Recommended from hardwarezone.com.ph Recommended from vido.com.ua Recommended from Akam.no

3 Highly Recommended Awards

It's received a Highly Recommended Award from expert review sites PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Camera Labs.
Highly Recommended from PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended from Ephotozine Highly Recommended from Camera Labs

10 Further Awards

It's received 10 Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including PC Mag, reviewed.com and photoreview.com.au.
Editor's Choice from PC Mag Editor's Choice from reviewed.com Editor's Choice from photoreview.com.au Silver from DP Review Silver from onfoto.ru Especially Recommended 5 Star from lydogbillede.dk Especially Recommended 5 Star from Lydogbilde.no Gold from What Digital Camera 4 Star from 01net.com Good Stuff from camerastuffreview.com/nl/

What Are People Saying About the Nikon D5200?

Picture Quality
85
11
Lens System
23
12
Video Capability
21
0
Features
10
0
Viewfinder / Screen
18
0
Ease of Use
39
5
Price
27
13
Size and Weight
22
3
Flash
3
4
Design
9
5
Robustness
11
1
Noise Level
3
3
Landscape Photography
2
0
Battery
6
0
Support
4
0
Sports Photography
1
0
Connectivity
0
1
7 Out of 10 People Thought This Digital Camera Was Reasonably Priced
  • ... well-built, comfortable and easy to use with good picture quality and provides good value for money. The...Excellent autofocus. Lack of absolute sharpness ...
    macworld.co.uk 22 Feb 2013
  • ... D5200 works out at £300 more than the D5100. With the latter rapidly dropping in price since the D5200's release, the D5100 can be picked up very reasonably ...
    What Digital Camera 24 Jan 2013
  • ... quite up to... Let's assume that an ''advanced beginner'' is an occasional photographer who wants quality photos from a reasonably priced package. The ...
    brisbanetimes.com.au 7 Feb 2013
  • ... wouldn't: you don't want a DSLR!For a camera that I figure is very affordable for many people this has to be one of the best buys around: 24.1 megapix...
    digital-photography-school.com 1 Mar 2013
  • Over 10 People Thought This Digital Camera Was Reliable

    Several people thought that the Nikon D5200 was really well made and was strong and durable.

    View All Reviews About Robustness
    Very Well Made
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... DSLR or wanting to upgrade from their current mid-range DSLR. The Nikon D5200 is well-built, comfortable and easy to use with good picture quality and ...
    macworld.co.uk 22 Feb 2013
  • ... didn't feel I could justify the additional cost. THe camera is sturdy and well made, and the kit lens is a good choice and has given excellent results. ...
    Amazon Customer - Amazon 27 Jun 2013
  • ... there. It fits nicely in my hand and feels much sturdier and well built than my last dSLR (pentax). The menu system is also very intuitive and has a help ...
    Chilli_d - Amazon 8 Sep 2013
  • ... photographs in virtually any light. Easy to use and not heavy. Well made with great lenses.
    Phil Gough - Amazon 28 Jun 2015
  • View All Reviews About Well Made
    Strong and Durable
    4 people agree
    No people disagree
    Four People Thought it Had a Good Battery Life

    Three people thought that the Nikon D5200 had a good battery life.

  • ... Nikon lens at present. Flash exposure very good Easily carried camera, long battery life, light weight , bright viewfinder very good clear LCD and just ...
    IP4 - Amazon 8 Jan 2013
  • ... users would probably be better with something in the D7000 range. Battery life is fairly good but not on par with larger cameras such as the D 7000 range. ...
    T. Hammond - Amazon 10 Jul 2014
  • ... video. Camera body is compact. Controls are well placed. Battery life is more than sufficient. You could print huge prints because of very high resolution. Its ...
    Mr. Ahmad J. Zaigham - Amazon 30 Aug 2014
  • 8 Out of 10 People Thought it Was a Good Size

    Several people thought that the Nikon D5200 was compact, really wasn't heavy and bulky and was a good body shape.

    View All Reviews About Size and Weight
    Compact
    6 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... impressive performanc... The Nikon D5200 is an extremely likeable DSLR, with a compact but stylish design and oozes plenty of potential for producing great ...
    tech.uk.msn.com 27 Dec 2013
  • Got this as needed dslr with better AF than a compact, for snapping kids. Kit lens ok, bit slow. Not pin sharp AF: sometime better to switch to Manual. ...
    Js And Rsw - Amazon 9 Jul 2013
  • ... weight. Has swivel screen which is very useful for recording video. Camera body is compact. Controls are well placed. Battery life is more than sufficient. You ...
    Mr. Ahmad J. Zaigham - Amazon 30 Aug 2014
  • ... photographs taken this summer. He informs me that it is light and compact for what it is and easy to use.
    Scottalot - Amazon 23 Jun 2013
  • View All Reviews About Compact
    Not {More} Heavy and Bulky
    5 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    A Good Body Shape
    3 people agree
    3 people disagree
    The Vast Majority of Customers Thought the Nikon D5200 Was Carefully Designed

    Several people thought that the Nikon D5200 was really good-looking, was well designed and ergonomic.

    View All Reviews About Design
    Very Good-Looking
    5 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • ... and noticed Nikon had released D5200 in January this year. I had a quick look at the tech spec and it easily matched the high-end contenders with its 24MP ...
    Fgh - Amazon 8 May 2013
  • ... this camera is awesome, it's great in auto low light. Easy to use. The pictures look great and the video in hd makes them really stand out. I'm no camera ...
    M. Clarke - Amazon 3 Nov 2013
  • ... atmosphere and use ISO 2500 and sometime 3200 and it still does ok (you can see noise pretty clearly, but not enough to ruin the picture)
    Fast - it ...
    Ilia - Amazon 2 May 2014
  • ... performance is good when high ISO is used rather than flash and the flash itself is pretty good.

    The only slight thing I have noticed is that ...
    Chilli_d - Amazon 8 Sep 2013
  • View All Reviews About Stylish
    Well Designed
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Ergonomic
    2 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    More Than 40 People Thought This Digital Camera Was Easy to Use

    More than 30 people thought that the Nikon D5200 was very easy to use and several people thought that it also had a brilliant interface, had good controls and was comfortable and easy to hold.

    View All Reviews About Ease of Use
    Very Easy to Use
    30 people agree
    No people disagree
  • ... mid-range DSLR. The Nikon D5200 is well-built, comfortable and easy to use with good picture quality and provides good value for money. The...Excellent ...
    macworld.co.uk 22 Feb 2013
  • Great pictures. Superb picture quality. Fantastic ease of use and flexibility. Needs more available on manual setting. D7100 better option if you are going ...
    C J Hodgson - Amazon 5 Jul 2013
  • Best xmas present ever. Brilliant love it. Easy to use lovely pics cnt wait to go away to take more pics. Good value .
    Suewendy - Amazon 1 Jan 2014
  • Very easy to use. Took this camera to the World Transplant Games and on Safari : Learnt to use the different modes very quickly. Takes great photos and ...
    Christine Cox - Amazon 12 Aug 2013
  • View All Reviews About Easy to Use
    Has an Outstanding Interface
    7 people agree
    5 people disagree
    Has Good Controls
    2 people agree
    11 people disagree
    Comfortable and Easy to Hold
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    The Majority of Customers Thought the Nikon D5200 Had Nice Technical Features

    More than 10 people thought that the Nikon D5200 had good features.

  • ... which stands up well today in terms of pixel count. But its best feature is the 39-point autofocus, with a central block of nine cross-type points for ...
    Expert Reviews 19 Jun 2016
  • ... entry-level DSLR that is well suited for beginners and offers plenty of features for more advanced photographers. It offers a lot of controls and customization ...
    Steve's Digicams 14 Aug 2013
  • ... the ease of use and the picture quality . The BEST feature in my opinion is the display which is really great , clear , easy to read ( without glasses ...
    J. Murphy - Amazon 18 Jan 2014
  • ... photo and video quality for its class, a fluid shooting design and solid feature set the Nikon 5200 delivers a lot for the money. Though it has no significant ...
    CNET.com 13 Feb 2013
  • Three People Thought it Was Bad in Terms of Connectivity

    Two people thought that the Nikon D5200 was bad in terms of connectivity.

  • ... filters. Intervalometer functionality. Stereo mic built-in. No built-in wireless connectivity. No built-in AF motor.
    CNET.com.au 28 Feb 2013
  • ... filters. Intervalometer functionality. Stereo mic built-in. No built-in wireless connectivity. No built-in AF motor.
    Camera Labs 1 Mar 2013
  • Some People Thought it Was Good When it Came to Technical Guidance

    Two people thought that the Nikon D5200 had good instructions.

  • ... surprised to learn that Nikon doesn't use exactly the same sensor... Buying Guide Best DSLR: top cameras by price and brand It's a bit disappointing that ...
    techradar.com/au/ 12 Feb 2014
  • ... (pentax). The menu system is also very intuitive and has a help guide which is useful if you are just starting out. The autofocus on the 35mm and 105mm ...
    Chilli_d - Amazon 8 Sep 2013
  • More Than 10 People Thought it Had an OK Noise Level

    More than 10 people thought that the Nikon D5200 was very noisy.

  • ... speed for Auto ISO. 39 AF points responsive and accurate. Excellent high ISO low noise performance. 921kdot resolution screen high but not competitive. ...
    hardwarezone.com.sg 21 Jan 2013
  • ... speed for Auto ISO. 39 AF points responsive and accurate. Excellent high ISO low noise performance. 921kdot resolution screen high but not competitive. ...
    hardwarezone.com.my 21 Jan 2013
  • ... range - the D7000 and it has a brand new 24 Megapixel sens...Great image quality with low noise. 5fps continuous shooting. 39-point with 9 cross-type AF ...
    Camera Labs 1 Mar 2013
  • ... Special Effect JPEG only. Few direct controls. Excellent dynamicrange. Low image noise. Reasonable color accuracy. Excellent autofocus system accuracy. ...
    CNET.co.uk 9 Jan 2013
  • Two People Thought This Digital Camera Had a Low Capacity

    Two people thought that the Nikon D5200 didn't have a big capacity.

  • ... real-time aperture adjustment in live view. Relatively small image buffer limits burst capacity in Raw-enabled modes. Soft video output at default settings. ...
    DP Review 1 Jan 2006
  • The Nikon D5200 is an upper-entry-level DSLR with a state-of-the-art 24 megapixels CMOS sensor capable of ISO sensitivities from 100 to 25600, plus 2 extra ...
    Neocamera.com 6 Nov 2012
  • More Than 30 People Thought it Had a Lens That Was Good

    More than 20 people thought that the Nikon D5200 had a brilliant autofocus and several people thought that it also had a good lens and zoom.

    View All Reviews About Lens System
    Has an Outstanding Autofocus
    20 people agree
    11 people disagree
  • ... new Nikon D5200 is a solid upgrade of the previous D5100 model, with better auto-focus and metering systems, enhanced video options, slightly faster burst ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 14 Jan 2013
  • ... too, from 16.2 m... A cracking camera with superb image quality and a brilliant autofocus. A number of small faults prevent it from topping our A-List, ...
    alphr.com 30 May 2013
  • ... D5200 takes a bigger step than most. Not only has the autofocus system improved significantly over its predecessor, the D5100, but the sensor has been ...
    alphr.com 30 May 2013
  • ... that's... With the large number of AF points and the wide coverage, the D5200's auto-focus is fast and snappy, locking on to subjects accurately. Nikon's ...
    hardwarezone.com.sg 21 Jan 2013
  • View All Reviews About Focusing
    Has a Good Lens
    12 people agree
    6 people disagree
    Has a Good Zoom
    2 people agree
    2 people disagree
    6 Out of 10 People Thought it Had a Good Screen or Viewfinder

    Over 10 people thought that the Nikon D5200 had a good screen and two people thought that it also had a good viewfinder.

    View All Reviews About Viewfinder / Screen
    Has a Good Screen
    19 people agree
    8 people disagree
  • ... 50i/60i with stereo sound. A high-resolution 3-inch vari-angle LCD monitor makes it easier to compose your shots from difficult angles... The new Nikon ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 14 Jan 2013
  • ... can also sh...Produces detailed images. Excellent ISO performance. Great swivel screen. 2 year warranty. Fast continuous shooting. Works with a number ...
    Ephotozine 20 Jan 2013
  • ... limited number of buttons and...High, res sensor. Proven AF system. Articulating screen. Good interface. Special Effect JPEG only. No touchscreen. Few ...
    Techradar 6 Nov 2012
  • ... don't know price or release date. High, res sensor. Proven AF system. Articulating screen. Good interface. Special Effect JPEG only. Few direct controls. ...
    CNET.co.uk 9 Jan 2013
  • View All Reviews About Screen
    Has a Good Viewfinder
    2 people agree
    4 people disagree
    8 Out of 10 Owners Thought This Digital Camera Took Good Quality Photos

    Over 70 people thought that the Nikon D5200 was able to produce good images and more than 20 people thought that it also had a brilliant picture resolution. More than 10 people also thought that it had a brilliant ISO range and picture quality. Analysis of the reviews also revealed that several people thought that it had a good image sensor and was good in low light.

    View All Reviews About Picture Quality
    Able to Produce Good Images
    75 people agree
    8 people disagree
  • The Nikon D5100 is a solid camera with excellent photo and video quality, but relatively sluggish performance tarnishes its allure for me. Nikon fixes ...
    CNET.com 13 Feb 2013
  • ... for beginners dipping their toes into SLR photography, or more advanced users looking for good image and video quality with a small body...Excellent photo ...
    CNET.com.au 28 Feb 2013
  • ... DSLR, a streamlined step up from the Nikon D7000. It’s geared towards anyone keen for good quality images but without being able to afford a high-end ...
    macworld.co.uk 22 Feb 2013
  • The D5200 is the latest Digital SLR from Nikon - it features a 24.1 megapixel APS-C sensor, 5 fps continuous shooting, and full 1080p HD video recording. ...
    Ephotozine 20 Jan 2013
  • View All Reviews About Pictures
    Has a Brilliant Picture Resolution
    22 people agree
    6 people disagree
    Has an Excellent ISO Range
    16 people agree
    6 people disagree
    Has a Superb Picture Quality
    14 people agree
    1 person disagrees
    Has a Good Image Sensor
    5 people agree
    4 people disagree
    Good in Low Light
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    More Than 20 People Thought This Digital Camera Recorded Good Videos

    More than 20 people thought that the Nikon D5200 was good for video recording.

  • ... excellent.Why you would buy it: it's a Nikon; well-priced DSLR; excellent video capture.Why you wouldn't: you don't want a DSLR!For a camera that I figure ...
    digital-photography-school.com 1 Mar 2013
  • ... sensor to put through its paces. It’s a capable shooter, complete with full HD video skills and superb image quality, but does its fiddly...
    gadgetshow.channel5.com 14 Oct 2013
  • ... previous D5100 model, with better auto-focus and metering systems, enhanced video options, slightly faster burst shooting, friendlier user interface and ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 14 Jan 2013
  • The Nikon D5200 is a new 24.1megapixel DSLR camera that can record Full 1080p HD movies at 1920x1280 pixels / 25fps or 50i/60i with stereo sound. A high-resolution ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 14 Jan 2013
  • Three People Thought it Had a Good Flash

    Three people thought that the Nikon D5200 had a good flash.

  • ... on the right side of the camera body, which is topped with the elongated housing accommodating the built-in flash and eye-level pentamirror viewfinder. ...
    digitalcamerareview.com 16 May 2013
  • Excellent new camera. Bought the body only as I have older D40 Nikon and some lenses which also work with D5200. Had previously considered D5100 but returned ...
    IP4 - Amazon 8 Jan 2013
  • ... performance is good when high ISO is used rather than flash and the flash itself is pretty good.

    The only slight thing I have noticed is that ...
    Chilli_d - Amazon 8 Sep 2013
  • Two People Thought This Digital Camera Had Poor Exposure Controls

    Two people thought that the Nikon D5200 had bad exposure controls.

  • ... in Raw-enabled modes. Soft video output at default settings. No aperture control in video mode. Upsampled video at default 60i output. When shooting in ...
    DP Review 1 Jan 2006
  • The Nikon D5200 is an upper-entry-level DSLR with a state-of-the-art 24 megapixels CMOS sensor capable of ISO sensitivities from 100 to 25600, plus 2 extra ...
    Neocamera.com 6 Nov 2012
  • One Customer Thought This Digital Camera Takes Good Landscape Photos
    View All Reviews About Landscape Photography
    One Person Thought This Digital Camera is Not Good for Wildlife Photography
    View All Reviews About Wildlife Photography

    How Good Are Nikon Digital Cameras?

    85
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
    High megapixels
    Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Wide range of minimum aperture numbers depending on lens used
    Optical image stabilisation may be available with some lenses
    Very short camera shutter speed
    6000 x 4000 pixels image resolution
    Supports Wi-Fi
    Has a built-in flash
    Large display diagonal
    Has an HDMI
    Has an auto Exposure (AE) lock
    Has a vari-angle LCD display
    Has a shoe mounting point
    Has a flash exposure lock
    500 battery life
    Has an external flash connector
    Wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) depending on lens used
    Features flash exposure compensation
    Features calendar
    Features brightness adjustment
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) lock
    4496 x 3000 still image resolution
    Supports dioptic correction
    Supports live view
    Supports custom colours
    Has a tripod mount
    Has an anti-dust function
    Wide range of maximum aperture numbers depending on lens used
    Wide range of magnifications depending on lens used
    High display resolution
    Wide range of aspherical lenses depending on lens used
    Has a carrying case
    Has an HDMI port
    Features album organization
    Features noise reduction
    Has a self-timer
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
    Has a microphone in
    ok maximum ISO sensitivity
    Does not have a GPS
    Not waterproof
    Heavy
    Does not have a video out
    Smaller than average eye relief
    Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
    loading image

    Nikon offers over 90 own brand lenses for their SLR cameras including macro, fixed focal length and zoom lenses allowing for huge creative versatility. More lenses that fit Nikon SLR cameras are available from third party manufacturers such as Tamron and Sigma.

    High Megapixels

    The Nikon D5200's sensor megapixels of 24.1MP is in the highest 8% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 15MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

    What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

    This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera. Nikon offers hundreds of lenses ranging in optical zoom from approx 0.5x (10mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

    What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit
    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit
    ok Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Nikon D5200 of 6,400 is ok compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 45% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "maximum ISO sensitivity" mean? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

    This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon offers lenses with apertures ranging from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

    What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit
    Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

    This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabiliser depends on the lens being used. Nikon offers a wide range of lenses with built in image stabilisation.

    What is an image stabiliser? Less Edit
    Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

    The camera shutter speeds of cameras range from 0.000016s to 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.01s. The camera shutter speed of the Nikon D5200 of only 0.00025s is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 81% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "camera shutter speed" mean? Less Edit
    6000 X 4000 Pixels Image Resolution

    The highest image resolution of the Nikon D5200 is 6000 x 4000 pixels. That's 51% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

    What does "maximum image resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Supports Wi-Fi
    loading image

    The Nikon D5200 supports Wi-Fi. 72% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

    What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit
    Does Not Have a GPS

    The Nikon D5200 does not have a GPS. 90% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS.

    What is a GPS? Less Edit
    Not Waterproof

    Like most other cameras, the Nikon D5200 is not waterproof. 94% of digital cameras are not waterproof.

    What does "waterproof" mean? Less Edit
    Heavy

    The Nikon D5200's weight of 505g is heavier than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 84% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Digital cameras have weights of between 50g and 2.7kg, and the average weight is 300g.

    What does "weight" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Flash
    loading image

    The Nikon D5200 has a built-in flash, as do 75% of cameras.

    What is a built-in flash? Less Edit
    Large Display Diagonal
    loading image

    The average display diagonal of all digital cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 1" and the largest being 6.7". The Nikon D5200's display diagonal of 3" is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 80% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit
    Has an HDMI
    loading image

    The Nikon D5200 has an HDMI, unlike 62% of digital cameras which do not have an HDMI.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an HDMI? Less Edit
    Has an Auto Exposure (AE) Lock

    The Nikon D5200 has an auto Exposure (AE) lock. 73% of cameras do not have an auto Exposure (AE) lock.

    Chart Hide Chart Edit
    Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

    The Nikon D5200 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 86% of digital cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a vari-angle LCD display? Less Edit
    Has a Shoe Mounting Point

    The Nikon D5200 has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a shoe mounting point? Less Edit
    Has a Flash Exposure Lock

    The Nikon D5200 has a flash exposure lock, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not have a flash exposure lock.

    Chart Hide Chart Edit
    Does Not Have a Video Out

    The Nikon D5200 does not have a video out, although keep in mind that 100% of digital cameras also do not have a video out.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a video out? Less Edit
    500 Battery Life

    The Nikon D5200 is a digital camera that takes 500 shots battery life.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "battery life" mean? Less Edit
    Has an External Flash Connector

    The Nikon D5200 has an external flash connector, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an external flash connector? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

    This Nikon digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)" mean? Less Edit
    Features Flash Exposure Compensation

    The Nikon D5200 features flash exposure compensation. 83% of digital cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

    Chart Hide Chart What is flash exposure compensation? Less Edit
    Smaller Than Average Eye Relief

    Digital cameras have eye reliefs of between 8mm and 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm. The Nikon D5200's eye relief of only 17.9mm is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 75% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "eye relief" mean? Less Edit
    Features Calendar

    The Nikon D5200 features calendar, which is unusual. 88% of digital cameras do not feature calendar.

    Chart Hide Chart What is calendar? Less Edit
    Features Brightness Adjustment

    The Nikon D5200 features brightness adjustment. 81% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

    Chart Hide Chart What is brightness adjustment? Less Edit
    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This digital camera supports a video resolution of 640x424|1280x720|1920x1080|640x360|960x540 pixels, which is typical of many cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

    A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080).

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "video resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) Lock

    The Nikon D5200 has an Auto Focus (AF) lock, unlike 72% of digital cameras which do not have an Auto Focus (AF) lock.

    Chart Hide Chart Edit
    4496 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

    The highest still image resolution supported by the Nikon D5200 is 4496 x 3000. That's 4% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 4320 x 3240. This Nikon digital camera also supports a still image resolution of 4496x3000 and 2992x2000. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 2992 x 2000.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "still image resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Supports Dioptic Correction

    The Nikon D5200 supports dioptic correction, which is unusual. 92% of cameras do not support dioptic correction.

    Chart Hide Chart What is dioptic correction? Less Edit
    Supports Live View

    The Nikon D5200 supports live view, which is unusual. 85% of digital cameras do not support live view.

    Chart Hide Chart What is live view? Less Edit
    Supports Custom Colours

    The Nikon D5200 supports custom colours, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not support custom colours.

    Chart Hide Chart What is custom colours? Less Edit
    Has a Tripod Mount

    The Nikon D5200 has a tripod mount, unlike 77% of digital cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a tripod mount? Less Edit
    Has an Anti-Dust Function

    The Nikon D5200 has an anti-dust function. 92% of digital cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an anti-dust function? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

    This Nikon camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera. Nikon lenses range in aperture from F/1.4 to F/6.3.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum aperture number" mean? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

    This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera. Hundreds of different lenses are available for Nikon SLRs ranging in magnification from approx 0.5x (8mm focal length) to approx 50x (800mm focal length).

    Chart Hide Chart What does "magnification" mean? Less Edit
    High Display Resolution

    The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 570,000 pixels. The Nikon D5200's display resolution of 921,000 pixels is higher than 77% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "display resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Wide Range of Aspherical Lenses Depending On Lens Used

    This Nikon camera has interchangeable lenses so the aspherical lens depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of aspherical lenses are possible with this camera.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "aspherical lens" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Carrying Case

    The Nikon D5200 has a carrying case. 90% of digital cameras do not have a carrying case.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a carrying case? Less Edit
    Has an HDMI Port

    The Nikon D5200 has an HDMI port, unlike 74% of digital cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an HDMI port? Less Edit
    Features Album Organization

    The Nikon D5200 features album organization, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not feature album organization.

    Chart Hide Chart What is album organization? Less Edit
    Features Noise Reduction

    The Nikon D5200 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 93% of cameras do not feature noise reduction.

    Chart Hide Chart What is noise reduction? Less Edit
    Has a Self-Timer

    The Nikon D5200 has a self-timer, unlike 81% of digital cameras which do not have a self-timer.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a self-timer? Less Edit
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam

    The Nikon D5200 has an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam. 71% of digital cameras do not have an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam.

    Chart Hide Chart Edit
    Has a Microphone in

    The Nikon D5200 has a microphone in. 90% of digital cameras do not have a microphone in.

    Chart Hide Chart What is a microphone in? Less Edit
    77
    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Nikon D5200 has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 376 out of 493 digital cameras.
    68
    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the Nikon D5200 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

    Better Value For Money Worse Value For Money

    What the Reviews Say

    7 out of 10 people thought this digital camera was reasonably priced
    72
    Age

    Nikon D5200 Release Date

    June 2015

    Newer Digital Cameras Worth Considering

    loading image
    $449.99
    24 months newer
    Better Kagoo Score
    Newer by 23 months
    loading image
    $257.20
    7 months newer
    Better Kagoo Score
    Higher still image resolution
    loading image
    $205.00
    8 months newer
    1632 x 4800 still image resolution
    Newer by eight months
    loading image
    29 months newer
    loading image
    13 months newer
    loading image
    27 months newer
    Two years newer
    loading image
    $239.00
    34 months newer
    loading image
    $245.00
    8 months newer
    Three more awards
    Slightly better overall reviews
    loading image
    $265.59
    15 months newer
    Better Kagoo Score
    15 months newer

    When Are Most New Nikon Cameras Released?

    Over the last 3 years we couldn't see any evident pattern in the release month for new Nikon digital cameras.

    Four new Nikon cameras were released in September 2018 making it the biggest month that year for new Nikon digital camera releases. In 2017 most new Nikon digital cameras were released in March, with two new Nikon digital cameras released that month. January was the biggest month in 2016 for new Nikon digital cameras, with eight new Nikon digital cameras released that month.

    .

    How Fast Do Nikon Camera Prices Drop After Release?

    Nikon digital cameras tend to depreciate faster than most digital cameras.

    Most digital cameras drop in price by 2% in the first 6 months after release. In the first 6 months after release, Nikon digital cameras drop in price by 4% on average. If you are prepared to wait then you could save an average of $28 on a typical $720 new Nikon camera by waiting 6 months before buying.

    .
    4.4 Stars

    51%

    51%

    51% of Customers Would Recommend
    229
    7
    6
    <2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
    242 Reviews
    Highly Recommended from PhotographyBlog.com Silver from DP Review Gold from What Digital Camera Highly Recommended from Ephotozine Recommended from Trusted Reviews Highly Recommended from Camera Labs Editor's Choice from PC Mag Recommended from hardwarezone.com.ph Editor's Choice from reviewed.com Editor's Choice from photoreview.com.au 4 Star from 01net.com Especially Recommended 5 Star from lydogbillede.dk Good Stuff from camerastuffreview.com/nl/ Recommended from vido.com.ua Silver from onfoto.ru Especially Recommended 5 Star from Lydogbilde.no Recommended from Akam.no
    17 Awards
    5 Stars
    123 Reviews
    4 Stars
    39 Reviews
    3 Stars
    8 Reviews
    2 Stars
    1 Review
    1 Star
    1 Review
    Filters
    Only
    Only
    Picture Quality
    85
    11
    Lens System
    23
    12
    Video Capability
    21
    0
    Features
    10
    0
    Viewfinder / Screen
    18
    0
    Ease of Use
    39
    5
    Price
    27
    13
    Size and Weight
    22
    3
    Flash
    3
    4
    Design
    9
    5
    Robustness
    11
    1
    Noise Level
    3
    3
    Landscape Photography
    2
    0
    Battery
    6
    0
    Support
    4
    0
    Sports Photography
    1
    0
    Connectivity
    0
    1
    No Reviews Found
    (242 reviews)
    First < Prev Page 1 of 25 Next >

    Nikon D5200 Specification

    Key Features
    Weight
    Camera Type
    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Image Sensor Size (W X H)
    Total Megapixels
    Sensor Format
    Design
    Waterproof
    Colour
    Lens System
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Aspherical Lens
    Lens Mount Interface
    Diaphragm Blade
    Filter Size
    Mounting Type
    Focusing
    Closest Focusing Distance
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Auto Focus (AF) Lock
    Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
    Auto Focus (AF) Points
    Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
    Focus
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Light Exposure Control
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Camera Shutter Type
    Shutter Speed Settings
    Flash
    External Flash Connector
    Flash Exposure Compensation
    Shoe Mounting Point
    Flash Modes
    Flash Guide Number
    Flash Sync-Speed
    Flash Exposure Lock
    Flash Exposure Correction
    Flash Metering Modes
    Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Recording
    Video Resolution
    Motion JPEG Frame Rate
    Video Formats Supported
    Analog Signal Format System
    Resolution At Capture Speed
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Voice Recording
    Noise Reduction
    Audio System
    Audio Formats Supported
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Memory Slots
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Vari-Angle LCD Display
    Field of View
    Touchscreen
    Display Resolution
    Second Display
    Display
    Viewfinder
    Magnification
    Viewfinder Type
    Ports & Interfaces
    PictBridge
    Connection to PC
    HDMI
    Microphone in
    USB Version
    AV Output
    DC-in Jack
    HDMI Connector Type
    Camera
    3D
    GPS
    White Balance
    Shooting Modes
    Photo Effects
    Self-Timer Delay
    Calendar
    Album Organization
    Histogram
    Dioptic Correction
    Anti-Dust Function
    Custom Colours
    Image Editing
    Camera File System
    Live View
    Tripod Mount
    Camera Playback
    Brightness Adjustment
    Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
    Eye Relief
    Scene Modes
    Languages Support
    On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Lens Weight
    Lens Length
    Lens Diameter
    Weight (Including Battery)
    Battery
    Battery Technology
    Battery Supported
    Battery Type
    Battery Capacity
    Battery Life
    Battery Voltage
    Operational Conditions
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Packaging Content
    AC Adapter Included
    Cables Included
    Batteries Included
    Battery Charger Included
    Hand Strap
    Carrying Case
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Other Features
    Energy Star Certified
    Video Capability
    Power Source Type
    Built-in Flash
    USB 2.0 Port
    HDMI Port
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    On/off Switch
    Frame
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Optical Viewfinder
    Electrical Viewfinder
    Rotating
    Accessories Included
    Frame Rate
    Technical Details
    Self-Timer
    Flash Type
    Auto Focus

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    nikon d5200with1855mmvrlenskitbronze, nikon 1855mm55200mmyn, nikon amzrefb0085cr, nikon amzrefb0084cr, 0018208927302 d5200, 0018208927302 241mp, nikon vba350k007, nikon vba350ae, nikon w1855mm, nikon 1855vr, nikon f3563, nikon 241mp, nikon f18g, nikon af5, nikon vr2

    Barcodes

     00018208015016,  00018208015030,  00018208015078,  00018208132164,  00018208133116,  00018208134618,  00018208878529,  00018208879977,  00018208893430,  00018208927197,  00018208927234,  00018208927265,  00018208927302,  00018208927364,  00018208928590,  00018208937271,  00018208937295,  00018208937325,  00018208937370,  00018208945207,  00018208995257,  00018208995264,  00018208995271,  00018208995288,  00018208997237,  00018208997411,  00018208997428,  00182080150308,  00689466660807,  00689466660814

    Nikon D5200 - Other Digital Cameras Worth Considering

    (132 reviews)
    $ 449.99
    Better Kagoo Score
    Newer by 23 months
    4496 x 3000 still image resolution
    9 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Lower Review Score

    (48 reviews)
    $ 257.20
    Better Kagoo Score
    Higher still image resolution
    Six months newer
    5 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Lower Review Score

    (252 reviews)
    $ 630.27
    User reviews are moderately better
    Expert reviews are moderately better
    450 more battery life

    (46 reviews)
    $ 205.00
    1632 x 4800 still image resolution
    Newer by eight months
    700 battery life
    4 Expert Review Sites Gave It a Lower Review Score
    All Nikon D5200 Alternatives

    Today's Best Digital Camera Deals

    $1k Price Drop
    loading image
    350
    $2,782
    $699.99
    24.2MP
    6000 X 4000
    PIXELS IMAGE
    RESOLUTION
    FULL HD VIDEO
    RESOLUTION
    3.5
    MINIMUM
    $486 Price Drop
    20.3MP
    5184 X 3888
    PIXELS IMAGE
    RESOLUTION
    40x
    OPTICAL ZOOM
    FULL HD VIDEO
    RESOLUTION
    $195 Price Drop
    20MP
    5152 X 3864
    PIXELS IMAGE
    RESOLUTION
    8x
    OPTICAL ZOOM
    1280 X 720
    PIXELS VIDEO
    RESOLUTION
    Nikon D5200
    Target
    $799.99 Buy Now
    £
    Prices

    80

    Kagoo Score
    Details
    Reviews
    Spec

    ×