Nikon D5100 Review

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Nikon D5100 DSLR is a digital camera having a resolution of 16.2 megapixels. This camera uses a CMOS sensor which is based on the type of image can give a great performance to reduce noise in the choice of ISO 100 sensitivity up to ISO 6400.

Nikon D5100 has a solid body and its size is quite comfortable to hold by hand because it is not too small. The lens can be replaced by using a Nikon F mount Nikkor lenses for this type.


– 16.2 megapixel resolution

– CMOS Sensor

– The maximum resolution of 4928 x 3264

– EXPEED Image Processor 2

– The type of RAW file and JPEG file formats

– Shutter speeds 1/4000 to 30 seconds

– 3.0 “Vari-Angle TFT with a resolution of 921.000 pixels

– Support from the Live View LCD

– ISO range: Auto, 100 to 6400

– Hotshoe for external flash

– Types of memory: SD / SDHC / SDXC card

– Video output NTSC / PAL format

– USB 2.0 hi-speed data and control interface

– Lithium-Ion Battery EN-EL14

– Size 128 x 97 x 79 mm

– Weight 510 g (without battery)

Official website: Nikon D5100

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For users who know the performance of Nikon digital camera can satisfy his desires with Nikon D5100 DSLR camera because the camera can provide beautiful results with a maximum resolution of 16.2 megapixel DX format bersensor that. Option uses a CMOS sensor is also a convenience provided by Nikon that the camera can provide better noise reduction even up to ISO 25 600 in low light conditions. To speed up autofocus performance, image processing and other processes, the Nikon D5100 is equipped with EXPEED image processor 2.

For outdoor Pengemar, Nikon D5100 camera is also equipped with functions HDR (high dynamic range), so if we want to take a photo object that has different conditions of light contrast between object and background, then there is the option menu can be calculated so that the most ideal conditions for not occur over or under exposure to the final image. So the HDR function of this camera will take two pictures at once with two different exposure settings, a bit dark and a little light, after which the ability of the second HDR image will be combined so that a beautiful photos. Previously this technique can only be done via computer, but the technology of the Nikon D5100 is providing this convenience directly from the camera so much faster and easier.

Nikon D5100 has two view finder, the optical viewfinder and live. For the optical viewfinder is a common type in almost any DSLR with a wide range of directions from the focus to the camera settings can be viewed through the optical viewfinder. The nice thing about using the optical viewfinder is the battery consumption to be more efficient than if we always use a live viewfinder, but it is unique from the Nikon D5100 is because the live viewfinder type cameras swivel LCD can be twisted around the direction that we want, this is very useful if we are going to shoot a hard object such as a camera should be from above or other difficult locations, photographers can still see the object in order to preview the result could be more perfect.

For users who need the help of light on the conditions when the photos are underexposed, Nikon 5100 DSLR cameras are equipped with buildin popup flash, which can be activated manually by pressing the button beside the existing flash image on the site near the top of the lens. Internal flash is very helpful even though his ability can not be maximized. But for a brighter light, this camera is also equipped with a hotshoe for external flash installed.

Nikon D5100 Nikon lens mount using the type-F-Mount that use can be compatible with hundreds of types of lenses that are in the market. For sale, type of camera is equipped with Nikon D5100 kit lens is AF-S DX Zoom-NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR. For the use of standard EN-EL14 battery type has been able to deliver performance that is ideal, but the battery power will be very influential in how often we use the LCD for review ataupu preview. The use of internal flash will also speed up the endless battery, so it is always advisable to carry a backup battery to avoid unwanted things.


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