Nikon Launched Nikon D5500 DSLR Camera with Touch screen at CES 2015

In the framework of CES 2015, Nikon has officially introduced the D5500 DSLR camera with a compact size and light weight ever introduced.


The first point change in the Nikon D5500 is the touch screen display behind the camera body. Although, Nikon retains the hard keys to adjust. However, the use of the touch screen will help you to work fast.

Nikon D5500, a DSLR camera with first touch screen display of 3.2 inches. Basically, it is a slightly upgraded version of Nikon D5300, D5500 still use 24.2 megapixels CMOS sensor APS-C size 5fps continuous shooting, AF 39 point autofocus system, from 100 to 25,600 ISO and Full-HD video recording @ 60fps.

(Also see Nikon Digital SLR Camera)

Nikon 5500 Camera uses APS-C 24.2 megapixel like its predecessor, the AA filter also removes. Most of the camera from 2013, Nikon AA filter removed from the design. Initially, the AA filter was created to solve a static light interference in one of the cases. But it has also reduced the detail of the image down.


The Nikon D5500 uses EXPEED 4 image processor engine, similar to the full frame professional DSLR D750 launched not long ago. Like the Nikon D5300, Nikon D5500 does not use Low-Pass Filter to provide better detail. The flip horizontal touch screen can also help to capture a selfie or put it at the bottom.

Two new lenses also introduced include a 55-200 mm zoom telephoto lens and a 300 mm telephoto lens. The first is NIKKOR 55-200mm AF-S DX VR II (f / 4.5-5.6) with anti-shake function, Silent Wave Motor technology helps smooth focus. The second one is AF-S VR NIKKOR 300mm (f / 4), Nikon said it was full-frame AF 300mm fixed focal world’s lightest lens, it also has anti-shake function.

In terms of connectivity the camera includes Wi-Fi, Nikon D5500 price is $ 900 or $ 1000 for the body, add more $ 100 for 18-55mm f / 3.5-5.6 kit and 18-140mm f / 3.5-5.6 kit will be sold in $ 1,200. Stay connected with us for Nikon D5500 Review.

Nikon D5500 Specifications:

  • Dimensions – 124x97x70 mm
  • Weight – 420 grams
  • 3.2 inch TFT LCD touch Display, 1.037 million point resolution, 95% image coverage
  • 1080p @ 60fps, 720p @ 60fps
  • Sensor – CMOS APS-C 24 MP, 6000×4000 image size
  • Nikon EXPEED 4 Chip Processor
  • ISO – Auto, from 100-25600
  • Shutter Speed – 1/4000 from/30 seconds
  • Focusing system – 39 AF points
  • Micro stereo, mono loudspeaker
  • Micro SD Memory Card slot
  • Connectivity of Wi-Fi, USB 2.0 and mini-HDMI port
  • EN-EL14 / Lithium-ion EN-EL14a Battery
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