Bring your creativity to life with the new D5600. It features 24.2 effective megapixels, an EXPEED 4 image-processing engine, and an ISO range of 100-25600 that captures beautiful and vibrant imagery, Full HD videos and time-lapse movies even in low light situations. Inspiration also comes easy when you discover new perspectives with the vari-angle LCD monitor and intuitive touch interface. With Bluetooth® and the Nikon SnapBridge app*1 for automatic transfer of images to your compatible smart devices*2, the D5600 is perfect for the connected world.
Sharing your moments as they happen without missing a beat is effortless with the D5600. With a one-time setup through the free SnapBridge*1 app, the D5600 wirelessly connects to your compatible smart device*2 via the built-in Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, or NFC*3. The app maintains a constant connection, while automatically syncing still images for seamless online sharing. You can also use your smart device as an external monitor and shoot remotely*4 for instances when you want to be in the picture.
Be it a look, a smile, or a candid expression, the D5600 captures all these emotions in vivid detail with a high-speed continuous shooting rate of approximately 5 frames per second*5. The 39-point autofocus (AF) system covers a wide area of the frame to keep track of your subjects with remarkable precision.
Experiment with novel shooting styles from your very own perspective with the touch screen vari-angle LCD monitor that can swivel up to 180°. For that artistic finishing touch, simply trim, resize, apply filters and special effects right from your screen using the retouch menu.
Enjoy ease-of-use and intuitive control with the D5600’s touch interface. Scroll through images swiftly with the all-new frame advance bar, or easily trim an area of the image by pinching it out. The touch Fn feature lets you make adjustments to a pre-assigned camera setting using your thumb, without looking away from the viewfinder, including auto sensitivity control on/off switching.
Designed for portability, this lightweight camera features an innovative monocoque structure that is strengthened with a carbon-fibre composite material for outstanding durability. With a long-lasting battery life that packs 970 shots per charge*6, this camera is undoubtedly your perfect travel companion.
*1 SnapBridge can be used with a compatible iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® or smart devices running the Android™ operating system with the SnapBridge app installed. The app can be downloaded free from Apple App Store® and Google Play™.
The camera cannot be directly paired with a smart device using Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi can be used by enabling it after the camera has been paired with the smart device using Bluetooth®.
*2 Android 5.0 or later or 6.0.1 or later is required. A device with Bluetooth 4.0 or later (i.e. a device that supports Bluetooth Low Energy) is necessary. iOS 8.4 or later or iOS 9.1 or later is required. iPhone 5 or later, fourth-generation iPad with Bluetooth 4.0 or later (i.e. a device that supports Bluetooth Low Energy) is necessary. There is no guarantee that this app will run on all Android devices.
Movie transfers are only possible with smart devices that support Wi-Fi.
*3 Only available with NFC-compatible Android smart devices.
*4 Remote shooting with SnapBridge uses Wi-Fi and is only possible with smart devices that support Wi-Fi. Activating Wi-Fi may require some time. Communication distance is approx. 10 m/32 ft, though may vary with signal strength and the presence or absence of obstacles.
*5 Based on CIPA Guidelines.
*6 Based on CIPA Standards. When Bluetooth and Wi-Fi is not used, and with using the viewfinder during photo taking.
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1. Easy image sharing
Take advantage of automatic picture transfers by downloading the SnapBridge app onto your compatible smart device now. The app connects the D5600 with a compatible iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® or smart devices running the Android™ operating system, and is available free from the official website (snapbridge.nikon.com), Apple App Store® and Google Play™.
Note: Android 5.0 or later or 6.0.1 or later is required. A device with Bluetooth 4.0 or later (i.e. a device that supports Bluetooth Low Energy) is necessary. iOS 8.4 or later or iOS 9.1 or later is required. iPhone 5 or later, third-generation iPad or a device with Bluetooth 4.0 or later (i.e. a device that supports Bluetooth Low Energy) is necessary.
Pairing your D5600 and compatible smart device is a breeze with SnapBridge. Once you’ve installed the app, simply touch the NFC mark with your smart device* then follow the instructions given by the app and camera, and a connection will be automatically established between the two. What’s more, the camera automatically detects smart devices that have been connected before, so you only need to go through the process once for each device.
*Only available with NFC-compatible smart devices.
As soon as you connect your D5600 and smart device, you can register for your Nikon ID to receive unlimited online storage for thumbnail pictures on NIKON IMAGE SPACE for free. Nikon ID registration* automatically signs you up as a member of Nikon’s online cloud storage service, allowing you the option to upload thumbnail pictures automatically from the SnapBridge app. In addition to unlimited storage of thumbnail pictures, it gives you 20 GB of free storage for original pictures and other large images. Nikon ID holders can easily check the shooting history of the pictures they’ve uploaded to NIKON IMAGE SPACE. Nikon ID registration is easy, as your camera’s model name and serial number will already be entered when you first launch the SnapBridge app. So sign up and take full advantage of SnapBridge!
*If you are a member of NIKON IMAGE SPACE, you can use the same ID and password for your Nikon ID registration.
The convenience of SnapBridge doesn’t stop at automatic image transfers. The constant, advanced connection between the D5600 and a compatible smart device enables automatic syncing of time and location information and more. The menu of features will grow in the future, tapping into the rich seam of possibilities online — and making your image experience ever more rewarding.
Using your smartphone screen as a camera monitor, you can release the shutter from a distance. Taking selfies and group shots has never been easier!
The D5600 automatically synchronizes its time and location information to that of your smart device. This feature comes in handy when traveling to different time zones, as smart devices automatically adjust to the local time.
You can embed up to two pieces of credit information in your pictures as they are saved on your smart device. These are selectable from: copyright, comments, shooting information, text and logo. This speeds up the process of sharing images online, ensuring you don't have to enter information every time you upload a photo.
Nikon will send notifications to the SnapBridge app when new firmware is available for the camera that your smartphone is connected to. This way, you can enjoy all the latest camera features, without missing firmware updates.
*Remote shooting with SnapBridge uses Wi-Fi. Remote shooting is only possible with smart devices that support Wi-Fi. Activating Wi-Fi may require some time. Communication distance is approx. 10 m/32 ft, though may vary with signal strength and the presence or absence of obstacles.
2. Creative expression
Discover a new perspective on your subjects, as you shoot them creatively from high and low angles. The D5600’s vari-angle monitor ensures comfortable live view photography, whatever position you hold the camera in — up high, down low, or turning the monitor toward yourself for a self-portrait. The wide, 8.1-cm/3.2-in. screen opens up to 180° horizontally, and flips up and down from +180° to -90°, with a touch interface that makes it even easier to use.
Time-lapse movie mode, previously only available with advanced models, is now offered by the D5600. This powerful artistic tool lets you transform scenes and subjects into dramatic, high-speed sequences entirely within the camera. The camera’s exposure smoothing function helps ensure fluid transitions when capturing scenes where the brightness changes significantly, such as at dawn or dusk. Time-lapse movies generated in-camera can be transferred to a smart device with SnapBridge for instant sharing.
Interval timer shooting mode lets you take a series of images at fixed intervals for up to 9,999 frames, which can be used to produce more creative time-lapse videos*. Thanks to the large image size, it’s possible to add camera movements in the video while editing the pictures into Full-HD.
*Requires third-party software.
Turn your stills and movies into unique works of art with Special Effects. In live view shooting, the effects are shown in real time, allowing you to check how they’ll look before taking the shot. Combined with the multiple angles delivered by the vari-angle monitor, this gives you endless possibilities for creating unique images.
Special Effects on the D5600
Night vision ∙ Super vivid ∙ Pop ∙ Photo illustration*1 ∙ Toy camera effect ∙ Miniature effect*2 ∙ Selective color ∙ Silhouette ∙ High key ∙ Low key
*1 Movies shot in this mode play back like a slide show made up of a series of stills.
*2 Movies shot in this mode play back at high speed.
Trim, resize or apply filter effects — adding the final touch to images can be done in-camera using the D5600’s retouch menu. Simple movie editing is also available.
Retouch menus on the D5600
NEF (RAW) processing ∙ Trim ∙ Resize ∙ D-Lighting ∙ Quick retouch ∙ Red-eye correction ∙ Straighten ∙ Distortion control ∙ Perspective control ∙ Fisheye ∙ Filter effects ∙ Monochrome ∙ Image overlay ∙ Color outline ∙ Photo illustration ∙ Color sketch ∙ Miniature effect ∙ Selective color ∙ Painting ∙ Edit movie ∙ Side-by-side comparison
Tailor your still images and movies according to what you want to express by using the D5600’s built-in Picture Controls. Choose from Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape and Flat. You can also adjust the parameter settings for preset options — including sharpness, contrast and clarity — within the camera, and save them for future shoots.
3. Superior quality images
Whenever you come across interesting scenes, the D5600 promises to preserve such moments of inspiration in high-quality images. That’s thanks to a combination of unrivaled Nikon technologies working together. The camera’s DX-format CMOS image sensor is designed without an optical low-pass filter (OLPF), to bring out the full resolving power of its 24.2 effective megapixels. Combined with the powerful EXPEED 4 image-processing engine and the more faithful rendering of NIKKOR lenses, it achieves exquisite detail reproduction. Finally, there’s Nikon’s image creation system, Picture Control, which helps you to achieve the desired images.
When light is beautiful but scarce, such as in night scenes or dimly lit interiors, the D5600’s wide standard ISO range of 100 to 25600 allows you to keep shooting crisp, clean images. Using a high ISO setting also enables you to shoot at faster shutter speeds, letting you take blur-free pictures with less noise without using a flash.
When shooting scenes with drastic contrasts in lighting, such as a subject backlit against the sky, the D5600 gives you two options. Active D-Lighting adjusts the contrast to render the scene in true-to-life brightness, and can be used for moving subjects. HDR* produces a single, striking image by taking two shots at different exposures with a single shutter release and combining the highlights and shadows of the two. This function works best with stationary subjects.
If you aren’t sure what camera settings to use, you can let the D5600 decide for you. Its 16 scene modes give you optimized settings for a broad range of situations — whether you’re at an indoor party or taking shots of pets. In live view, simply activate the scene auto selector, and the camera will pick the most appropriate mode.
Scene modes on the D5600
Portrait ∙ Landscape ∙ Child ∙ Sports ∙ Close up ∙ Night portrait ∙ Night landscape ∙ Party/indoor ∙ Beach/snow ∙ Sunset ∙ Dusk/dawn ∙ Pet portrait ∙ Candlelight ∙ Blossom ∙ Autumn colors ∙ Food
Scene auto selector on the D5600
Auto* ∙ Auto (flash off)* ∙ Portrait ∙ Landscape ∙ Close up ∙ Night portrait
*Auto or Auto (flash off) are selected when the camera identifies situations not covered by Portrait, Landscape, Close up or Night portrait mode, or for scenes suited to Auto or Auto (flash off).
Sometimes the best moments last for just the blink of an eye. Fortunately, the D5600 can keep up with the action. Thanks to its high-speed continuous shooting rate of 5 fps* with high AF performance, you’ve got a much better chance of capturing the decisive moment — with vivid detail delivered by the high pixel count.
*Based on CIPA Guidelines.
When you’re capturing fast-moving action, you want a clear view of what’s happening. That’s when a D-SLR’s optical viewfinder comes in handy. Whether you’re shooting a sports match or a rock gig, you can follow your subjects in real time, letting you concentrate on shooting. Unlike taking pictures with a smart device, viewfinder shooting encourages you to maintain a secure grip of the camera, keeping it level and minimizing camera shake.
Some subjects move too quickly and erratically. The D5600’s autofocus system helps you acquire and keep track of your target with remarkable precision, using 39 focus points that cover a wide area of the frame. Choose from multiple AF-area modes depending on what you’re shooting: single-point AF, dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking and auto-area AF.
The D5600 can adapt to a diverse array of shooting and lighting situations. Nikon’s exclusive Scene Recognition System uses information from the camera’s 2016-pixel RGB sensor and image sensor to accurately analyze the subject’s situation, including brightness and color. This sophisticated technology realizes very precise control of autofocus, auto exposure, i-TTL flash control, auto white balance, etc.
When changing lenses, sometimes dust can stick to the optical filter in front of the camera’s image sensor. The D5600 uses several preventive measures to stop such dust from causing image degradation. Its Image Sensor Cleaning function vibrates the optical filter at multiple frequencies in order to shake off dust every time the camera is switched on and off. It can also be activated using the menu. Nikon rigorously tests body parts prior to assembly to prevent dust dispersion after mounting.
4. Comfortable operation
The D5600’s highly refined touch interface makes a range of operations incredibly intuitive to use. Its newly added frame advance bar (as on the D500 and D5) allows you to scroll through sequences of images at high speed, and it is possible to specify the area of an image to be trimmed by pinching out. The touch Fn feature lets you make adjustments to a pre-assigned camera setting using your thumb, without looking away from the viewfinder, and now includes auto sensitivity control on/off switching. With these features and more, handling the camera comes naturally, just like using a smart device.
Operations available via the D5600’s touch screen ・ Shooting: Touch shutter, touch AF ・ Setting: Touch Fn, scene/effect selection, shutter speed and aperture setting, shooting option change, menu operation ・ Playback: View other images, scroll rapidly to other images (frame advance bar), zoom in (photos only), view thumbnails, view movies
When you’re using a camera for extended periods of time, ergonomics are important. The D5600 manages to be small and light, while still offering a deep grip that’s stable and comfortable in anyone’s hand. The body incorporates a carbon-fiber composite material that’s strong and durable, but also remarkably lightweight. This provides the basis for an innovative monocoque structure, where the exterior covers support the interior. The layout of the internal unit is designed to achieve a slim body with an easy-to-hold grip. It’s a stylish camera too, with a well-integrated surface, buttons and dials, and high-quality finish.
You don’t have to worry about your battery running out while taking pictures with the D5600. Its efficient, energy-saving design allows you to shoot approx. 970 shots per charge* with the EN-EL14a Rechargeable Li-ion Battery. Even when the camera is constantly connected to your smart device via SnapBridge for automatic image transfer, you can keep going for hours.
Note: Battery power is used for wireless communication even when the camera is turned off. If you do not want to use automatic image transfer, please change the “Send while off” setting to “Off”. *Based on CIPA Standards. When Bluetooth or Wi-Fi is not used.
During viewfinder shooting, you can confirm your settings visually by pressing the information button. The D5600’s touch-operated information display comes in two designs (classic and graphic) and three colors (black, blue and white). In the graphic interface, aperture changes are displayed in pictorial form, making it particularly intuitive to use.
The i button makes handling even smoother by giving you direct access to most frequently used settings, without having to use a menu. Options include Picture Control and HDR. During image playback, you can use the i button to jump to the retouch menu or select the images you want to send to your smart devices.
ViewNX-i offers a convenient way to view your JPEG, RAW and movie files, and utilize them in coordination with other Nikon software. And by activating the included ViewNX-Movie Editor software, you can perform simple movie edits, too.
Record all the action in high-quality Full HD and at a frame rate of 60p, which renders fast action incredibly smooth. The D5600’s vari-angle monitor and in-camera time-lapse movie function help fuel your creativity further, while the NIKKOR lens lineup will make you the envy even of professional filmmakers.
If you’re looking to create more professional-style movies, the importance of sound quality can’t be overstated. The D5600 has a quality built-in stereo microphone, and you can also attach an optional ME-1 Stereo Microphone, which picks up less noise caused by the lens operating the autofocus. Both microphones can be fine-tuned automatically, or manually in 20 incremental steps using the camera monitor.
ME-1 on the D5600
Microphone sensitivity control
The D5600’s movies and stills may look good on the camera monitor — but just wait until you’ve seen them on a large HDTV screen. It’s easy to hook up the camera to external screens using its HDMI mini-pin connector (Type C). And since the D5600 is compatible with HDMI-CEC, you can operate it using a TV remote control from the comfort of your couch.
6. Broaden your horizons
There’s a very good reason why camera enthusiasts love Nikon: NIKKOR lenses. You’ll probably be happy with the D5600’s excellent kit lens, but if you want to diversify your creative options even more, there’s a huge range of top-quality lenses to choose from. The NIKKOR lineup has an ideal lens for every scene and subject, each one designed and manufactured according to the strictest standards of optical quality. And they’re not just for pros: even beginners will quickly appreciate the difference that NIKKOR lenses make to their still and video shooting.
*Based on CIPA Standards. This value is achieved when attached to a DX-format D-SLR camera, with zoom set at the maximum telephoto position.
This compact and lightweight zoom lens incorporates a stepping motor for fast and quiet AF operation. Two aspherical lens elements minimize lens aberrations, and its Vibration Reduction (VR) system provides an effect equivalent to a shutter speed 4.0 stops* faster. To prevent unintentional setting changes, AF/MF and VR ON/OFF selection are controlled via camera menus.
*Based on CIPA Standards. This value is achieved when attached to a DX-format D-SLR camera, with zoom set at the maximum telephoto position.
Telephoto zoom lens offering approx. 4.3× zoom coverage. With a stepping motor ensuring fast and quiet AF operation, this lens is suitable for live view shooting in quiet situations. Its VR system, which can be activated via the D5600’s shooting menu, provides an effect equivalent to a shutter speed 4.0 stops* faster, while its ED glass element contributes to achieving superb image quality.
*Based on CIPA Standards. This value is achieved when attached to a DX-format D-SLR camera, with zoom set at the maximum telephoto position.
With a maximum aperture of f/1.8, this lens helps create striking portraits with beautiful soft backgrounds that make your subject stand out. The large aperture also ensures that your pictures turn out great in low light, even without a tripod.
This compact, lightweight micro lens dynamically captures small subjects, while creating beautiful bokeh. It’s perfectly suited for taking stunning close-ups of subjects like flowers or cakes.
Lighting is an essential element in photography, but it’s not always easy to capture subjects exactly the way you want using only ambient light. The D5600 gives you a comprehensive set of tools to control light and achieve your ideal image. Its built-in flash can produce properly exposed images at night, indoors or with backlighting. Moreover, employing optional flash units, such as the SB-500 Speedlight, gives you additional control over the light. By illuminating your subject from one side*, for example, you can highlight its unique characteristics to create a more dramatic picture.
*Using a Speedlight off the D5600 requires a SC-28/SC-29 TTL Remote Cord for connection.
SnapBridge provides an easy way to operate the camera remotely, but if you want more flexibility, such as for recording movies or consecutive shooting from further, WR-R10/WR-T10 Wireless Remote Controllers will come in handy. Utilizing radio waves, they enable remote control over distances of up to 20 m/66 ft*, allowing you to get close to the action while remaining unobtrusive yourself. This is extremely helpful when you’re capturing a sports match or animals in the wild.
*Approximate range at height of about 1.2 m/4 ft; varies with weather conditions and presence of obstacles.
The creative process doesn’t finish with shooting. Capture NX-D, Nikon’s exclusive editing software, draws out the full potential of your images, enabling you to obtain professional-looking results. It offers a wide range of editing options for NEF images (Nikon’s RAW), including an auto retouch brush that lets you easily remove dust spots on an image, as well as white balance, tone curve and exposure compensation controls. It also allows you to change an image’s Picture Control and settings after shooting.
Single-lens reflex digital camera
Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)
Effective angle of view
Nikon DX format; focal length equivalent to approx. 1.5x that of lenses with FX format angle of view
Image sensor format
Image sensor type
23.5 mm x 15.6 mm
Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (Capture NX-D software required)
Image size (pixels)
(L) 6000 x 4000 (M) 4496 x 3000 (S) 2992 x 2000
NEF (RAW): 12- or 14 bit, compressed JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1 : 4), normal (approx. 1 : 8), or basic (approx. 1 : 16) compression NEF (RAW)+JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
Picture Control system
Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Flat ; selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls
SD, SDHC (UHS-I compliant), SDXC (UHS-I compliant)
1 Secure Digital (SD) card
DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, PictBridge
Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder
Approx. 95% horizontal and 95% vertical
Approx. 0.82x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, –1.0 m(*1))
17 mm (–1.0 m(*1); from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)
-1.7 to +0.5 m(*1)
Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen
Instant return, electronically controlled
Autofocus is available with AF-S, AF-P, and AF-I lenses.
Electronically-controlled vertical-travel focal-plane shutter
1/4000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV; Bulb; Time
Flash sync speed
X= 1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower
S (single frame), CL (continuous low speed), CH (continuous high speed), Q (quiet shutter-release), Self-timer ; interval timer photography supported
Frame advance rate
Up to 5 fps CL: Up to 3 fps CH: Up to 5 fps (JPEG and 12-bit NEF/RAW) or 4 fps (14-bit NEF/RAW) Note: Frame rates assume continuous-servo AF, manual or shutter-priority auto exposure, a shutter speed of 1/250 s or faster, Release selected for Custom Setting a1 (AF-C priority selection), and other settings at default values.
2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures
TTL exposure metering using 2016-pixel RGB sensor
Matrix metering: 3D color matrix metering II (type G, E, and D lenses); color matrix metering II (other CPU lenses) Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 8-mm circle in center of frame Spot metering: Meters 3.5-mm circle (about 2.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point
(ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 20 °C/68 °F) Matrix or center-weighted metering: 0–20 EV Spot metering: 2–20 EV
Exposure meter coupling
Auto modes (auto; auto, flash off); programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M); scene modes (portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food); special effects modes (night vision; super vivid; pop; photo illustration; toy camera effect; miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key)
Can be adjusted by –5 to +5 EV in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV in P, S, A, M, SCENE, and night vision modes
Luminosity locked at detected value with AE-L/AF-L button
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 100 to 25600 in steps of 1/3 EV Auto ISO sensitivity control available
Auto, Extra high, High, Normal, Low, Off
Nikon Multi-CAM 4800DX autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, 39 focus points (including 9 cross-type sensors), and AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 0.5 to 3 m/1 ft 8 in. to 9 ft 10 in.)
–1 to +19 EV (ISO 100, 20 °C/68 °F)
Single-servo AF (AF-S), Continuous-servo AF (AF-C), Auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A) ; predictive focus tracking activated automatically according to subject status Manual focus (MF): Electronic rangefinder can be used
39 Can be selected from 39 or 11 focus points
Single-point AF, 9-, 21-, or 39- point dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking, auto-area AF
Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing AE-L/AF-L button
Auto, portrait, child, close up, night portrait, party/indoor, pet portrait, super vivid, pop, photo illustration, toy camera effect: Auto flash with auto pop-up P, S, A, M, food: Manual pop-up with button release
Approx. 12/39, 12/39 with manual flash (m/ft, ISO 100, 20 °C/68 °F)
TTL: i-TTL flash control using 2016-pixel RGB sensor is available with built-in flash; i-TTL balanced fill-flash for digital SLR is used with matrix and center-weighted metering, standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR with spot metering
Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off
-3 to +1 EV in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV in P, S, A, M, and SCENE modes
Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; blinks after flash is fired at full output
ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)
Nikon CLS supported
AS-15 sync terminal adapter (available separately)
Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine-tuning.
Exposure, White balance, ADL
• Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); full-time-servo AF (AF-F) • Manual focus (MF)
Face-priority AF, Wide-area AF, Normal-area AF, Subject-tracking AF
Contrast-detect AF anywhere in frame (camera selects focus point automatically when face-priority AF or subject-tracking AF is selected)
Automatic scene selection
Available in auto and auto flash off modes
TTL exposure metering using main image sensor
Frame size (pixels) and frame rate
1920 x 1080; 60p (progressive), 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p 1280 x 720; 60p, 50p Actual frame rates for 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively; options support both high and normal image quality
H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
Audio recording format
Audio recording device
Built-in or external stereo microphone; sensitivity adjustable
ISO 100 to 25600
8.1 cm ( 3.2 –in.) diagonal
TFT vari-angle LCD touch screen with 170 ° viewing angle, approx. 100% frame coverage, brightness adjustment, and eye-sensor controlled on/off
Approx. 1037 k-dot (720 x 480 x 3 = 1,036,800 dots)
Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 12, or 80 images or calendar) playback with playback zoom, playback zoom cropping, playback face zoom, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, photo information, location data display, auto image rotation, picture rating, and image comment (up to 36 characters)
Hi-Speed USB with Micro-USB connector; connection to built-in USB port is recommended
HDMI output connector
Type C HDMI connector
Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter); supports optional ME-1 stereo microphones
Wireless remote controllers: WR-1, WR-R10 (available separately) Remote cords: MC-DC2 (available separately) GPS units: GP-1/GP-1A (available separately)
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
2412 to 2462 MHz (channels 1 to 11)
Authentication: Open system, WPA2-PSK
NFC Forum Type 3 Tag
Bluetooth Specification Version 4.1
Range (line of sight)
Approximately 10 m (32 ft) without interference; range may vary with signal strength and presence or absence of obstacles
Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
One EN-EL14a rechargeable Li-ion battery
EH-5b AC adapter; requires EP-5A power connector (available separately)
1/4–in. (ISO 1222)
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 124 x 97 x 70 mm ( 4.9 x 3.9 x 2.8 in.)
Approx. 465 g ( 1 lb 0.4 oz ) with battery and memory card but without body cap; approx. 415 g/14.7 oz (camera body only)
Temperature: 0 °C to 40 °C (+32 °F to 104 °F) Humidity: 85% or less (no condensation)
DK-25 rubber eyecup, BF-1B body cap, EN-EL14a rechargeable Li-ion battery (with terminal cover), AN-DC3 strap, MH-24 battery charger (plug adapter supplied in countries or regions where required; shape depends on country of sale)
1. Unless otherwise stated, all measurements are performed in conformity with Camera and Imaging Products Association (CIPA) standards or guidelines. All figures are for a camera with a fully-charged battery. Nikon reserves the right to change the appearance and specifications of the hardware and software described in these specifications at any time and without prior notice. Nikon will not be held liable for damages that may result from any mistakes that these specifications may contain.
Capture precious moments effortlessly with the compact and lightweight AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR. A stepping motor provides fast and quiet autofocus operation, while its built-in Vibration Reduction system minimises camera shake, giving you sharp and crisp images of your subjects, even during handheld shooting.