Nikon D5300 : Tests and Reviews

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Type EntryLevelDSLR
Announced 17/10/2013  
Indicative price (USD) 800  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 6016 x 4016  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 24.16  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 14.0
Focal length multiplier 1.5 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning Yes 
Mount type Nikon F DX  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-ion, EN-EL14a or EN-EL14, 7.4V, 1030mAh 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Optical 
View finder magnification 0.82 
View finder coverage 95 
Mirror lockup Yes 
View finder diopter -1.7 to +1 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size 3.2 
Monitor pixel 1037000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single-servo AF (AF-S); Continuous-servo AF (AF-C); auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A) 
Number of autofocus points 39 
Exposure bracketing 3 frames in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV 
Exposure compensation +/-5 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV 
Drive modes Single-frame [S] mode; Continuous low-speed [CL] mode (1-3 frames per second); Continuous high-speed [CH] mode (1-5 frames per second); Delayed remote (ML-L3); Interval timer photography supported; Quick-response remote (ML-L3); Quiet shutter-release; Sel 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW (NEF) 
White balance bracketing 3 shots in steps of 1 
Connectivity USB 2.0, HDMI (Type C mini-pin HDMI connector) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H.264/MPEG-4 
Video stabilisation  

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