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Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D90

Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D90

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
9 Awards
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
DP Review: Silver
EISA.eu: EISA Best Product
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
gadgetsmagazine.com.ph: Editor's Pick
letsgodigital.org/nl/: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
13 Awards
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best4reviews.com: Best Buy
buy-n-shoot.com: Platinum
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
CNET.co.uk: Editor's Choice
Cnetfrance.fr: Editor's Choice
Laptopmag.com: Editor's Choice
letsgodigital.org/nl/: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
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Pocket Lint: Hot Product
stuff.tv: Hot Buy
tipa.com: Technical Image Press Association Award
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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR  SLR
Megapixels 24.2MP
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12.3MP
Image Sensor Size 4" Unknown - Click to provide data
Still Image Resolution  6000 x 4000  4496 x 3000  2992 x 2000  4288 x 2848
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 6000 x 4000  4496 x 3000  2992 x 2000  4288 x 2848
Maximum Image Resolution  6000 x 4000
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 6000 x 4000
Sensor Type  CMOS
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 CMOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG
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 RAW  JPG
Image Sensor Size (W X H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixels 24.78MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom 7.8x Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture Number 3.5
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Maximum Aperture Number 36 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 210mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspherical Lens 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface  Nikon F  Nikon F
Diaphragm Blade 9 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size 67mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Mounting Type  Bayonet  Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  servo  tracking  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  spot  monitoring  multi point  flexible spot  Spot Auto Focus  Monitoring Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus  single  continuous  servo  tracking  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  spot  monitoring  multi point  flexible spot  Spot Auto Focus  Monitoring Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 39 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto
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 Auto
Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
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 shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 25,600
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix
Light Exposure Correction  ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
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 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Speed Settings  B  T  B  T
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Manual  Auto  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Manual
Flash Guide Number 12m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Sync-Speed 0.01s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction  ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
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 ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point Type  Hot  Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080
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 1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  640 x 424
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 1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  640 x 424
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 60fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported  MOV  M-JPEG  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MJPEG  MPEG-4
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 MOV  M-JPEG  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MJPEG  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x424@30fps  640x424@25fps
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 1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x424@30fps  640x424@25fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM
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 LPCM  PCM

Memory

Maximum Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 32GB
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  Memory Stick (MS)  Eye-Fi  CF+
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 SDXC  SDHC  SD  Memory Stick (MS)  Eye-Fi  CF+
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3.2" Unknown - Click to provide data
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 1,037,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution  720 x 480
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 720 x 480
Display  LCD
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 LCD

Viewfinder

Magnification 0.82x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  Optical  Optical

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini
Security Algorithms  AES  WPA  WPA2  WPA2-PSK  WPS  AES  WPA  WPA2  WPA2-PSK  WPS

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Manual  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Incandescent  Shade  Flash  Sunny  Auto  Manual  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Incandescent  Shade  Flash  Sunny
Shooting Modes  Auto  Program  Scene  Lens priority  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Sensitivity priority  Mo  Aperture pr  Auto  Program  Scene  Lens priority  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Sensitivity priority  Mo  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Black&White  Neutral  Vivid  Black&White  Neutral  Vivid
Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing  Trimming  Crop  Trimming  Crop
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  RAW  DCF  DPOF  Exif
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 Exif 2.3  RAW  DCF  DPOF  Exif
Camera Playback  Highlights  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Thumbnails  Highlight  Thumbnail  Single  Highlights  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Thumbnails  Highlight  Thumbnail  Single
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Eye Relief 17mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Children  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Pet  Night landscape  Sports  Children  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Party (indoor)  Pet  Night landscape  Sports
Languages Support  Multi  I  Multi  I

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Height 97mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth 70mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width 124mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Weight 195g Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Length 64.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Diameter 59.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 820 shots 850 shots
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Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB
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 USB

Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g
Data Network  Not supported  Not supported

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed
Quantity Per Pallet 1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
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