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Nikon D5 XQD

71

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Nikon D5 XQD

£3,840.00
Nikon D5 XQD

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A high image quality but 2 year old SLR digital camera, good for wildlife photography
SLR 20.8MP Jun 2016
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Nikon D5 XQD Review

Released 2 years ago and with very good features, we have ranked the Nikon D5 XQD number 258 in best selling cameras and number 487 across all digital cameras.
53
Value for Money
Average
76
Features
Good Features
84
Age
20 Months Old
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
Higher than average megapixels

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 wildlife photography, ranking number 407 in wildlife photography cameras.
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

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How Big is the Nikon D5 XQD?

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Nikon D5 XQD In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 40,636 expert and owner reviews (including 10,692 verified purchases) for Nikon digital cameras and found that on average Nikon has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Nikon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features and at £3,840.00 it is in the most expensive 2% of cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Nikon D5 XQD and the United Kingdom price of £3,840.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $5,674.99 (£7,870.64).

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Age

Released 20 Months Ago

Nikon released the D5 XQD in June 2016.

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Features

Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available

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.

Nikon lens range

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The lowest megapixels of digital cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Nikon D5 XQD of 20.8MP is higher than 90% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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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).

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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.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

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

What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

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

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon 1557

Barcodes:

00018208015573, 00018208946983

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