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Nikon D5 XQD

£5,099.00
£3,990.00 £1,109.00 cheaper than 44 days ago
A 1 year old SLR camera, perfect for wildlife photography
SLR 20.8MP Jun 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Release Date
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Nikon D5 XQD Review

Released 1 year ago but with average features, we have ranked the Nikon D5 XQD number 376 across all digital cameras.
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Poor
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Average Features
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13 Months Old
Overall Score
43
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 44?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Over 90 Different Nikon Lenses Available
Quite high megapixels sensor
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Wide range of maximum aperture numbers depending on lens used

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for wildlife photography, ranking number 280 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Excellent

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £5,099 to £3,990 in the last 44 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 51% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.
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How Big is the Nikon D5 XQD?

Nikon D5 XQD front dimensions

Nikon D5 XQD size in context

Nikon D5 XQD In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Very Good Brand

Based on 30,771 expert and user reviews (including 6,974 verified purchases), Nikon has very good ratings for its cameras. Nikon also has very good ratings specifically for its digital cameras compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Nikon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has average features and at £3,990.00 it is more expensive than 98% of cameras.

Price Has Gone Down by £1,109 (22%)

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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 £3,990.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $5,329.99 (£6,913.00).

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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

Quite High Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of the Nikon D5 XQD of 20.8MP is in the highest 9% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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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 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.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital 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.

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Age

Released 13 Months Ago

This Nikon camera has been on the market since June 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers nikon manufacurer, nikon 3011080k, canon vba460ae, nikon vba460ae
Barcodes 00018208015573, 00018208946983

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