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January 29, 2015 05:06 ET

Nikon D5500 DSLR Camera Slated to Start Shipping on February 5

The D5500 DX-Format DSLR Camera From Nikon Features a 24.2MP CMOS Sensor and EXPEED 4 Image Processor, Which Combine to Enable Full HD 1080p Video Recording, 5 fps Shooting, and Sensitivity to ISO 25600

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - January 29, 2015) - A first for Nikon DSLR cameras, the D5500 incorporates a touchscreen LCD monitor, giving you greater camera control. It features a 24.2 megapixel sensor and an EXPEED 4 image processor that provide high-resolution images and Full HD 1080p video with notable low-light sensitivity up to ISO 25600 and up to 5 fps. The optical low-pass filter is omitted from the sensor, allowing for additional sharpness in both photos and videos. 

Read all about the Nikon D5500 DX-format DSLR camera.
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The Nikon D5500 has a 39-point autofocus system with nine cross-type sensors and a 2,016-pixel RGB sensor for precise exposure metering in a wide variety of lighting conditions. Full HD videos can be shot at multiple frame rates up to 60 fps, with full-time continuous auto focusing capabilities. The D5500 has selectable audio frequency ranges -- Wide and Voice. It also has a built-in intervalometer to record up to 9,999 consecutive exposures at variable intervals.

Nikon D5500 DSLR Highlights

  • 24.2MP DX-Format CMOS Sensor
  • EXPEED 4 Image Processor
  • No Optical Low-Pass Filter
  • 3.2" 1,037k-Dot Vari-Angle Touchscreen
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
  • Built-In Wi-Fi
  • Continuous Shooting up to 5 fps
  • 39-Point Multi-CAM 4800DX AF Sensor
  • Native Sensitivity to ISO 25600
  • Built-In Intervalometer

The D5500 redesigned camera body is slightly smaller and lighter than its predecessor and incorporates both an optical pentamirror optical viewfinder along with a large 3.2" 1,037k-dot vari-angle touchscreen LCD monitor, which features a 180° swivel design to better support working from high and low angles. A variety of touchscreen functions allow you to pinch to zoom, navigate menus, choose settings, and choose your focus point. An eye sensor turns the LCD monitor on and off, enables a Touch function, and starts the playback function when your eye moves away from the viewfinder.

Read more about the Nikon D5500 camera at B&H                                                                                                       
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