Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D600

Top Eleven Reasons for the

Nikon D5200

Compared to Nikon D600

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A bit more megapixels (photo)
Comment
24.71 MP
vs
24.7 MP
0.04% more megapixels (photo)
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Has a flip-out screen
Comment
Yes
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No
Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
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83
Plenty lighter
Comment
555 g
vs
760 g
205 g lighter
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71
Substantially better video recording quality
Comment
1080 x 60 fps
vs
1080 x 30 fps
2x better video recording quality
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58
Has a stereo microphone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
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55
A tad higher pixel density
Comment
471 ppi
vs
442 ppi
6.56% higher pixel density
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49
Much less body volume
Comment
986.08 cm³
vs
1306.51 cm³
32.50% less body volume
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46
Sizably narrower
Comment
129 mm
vs
141 mm
12 mm narrower
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41
Marginally thinner
Comment
78 mm
vs
82 mm
4 mm thinner
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38
Reasonably shorter
Comment
98 mm
vs
113 mm
15 mm shorter
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Nikon D3200
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Canon 60d

Nikon D5200 is better than Nikon D600 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 13 Reasons for the

Nikon D600

Compared to Nikon D5200

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Clearly larger sensor
Comment
24 x 35.9 mm
vs
15.6 x 23.5 mm
2.35x larger sensor. The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
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117
Considerably lower noise at high ISO
Comment
2980 ISO
vs
1284 ISO
2.32x lower noise at high ISO. The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
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Substantially faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
Comment
5.5 fps
vs
5 fps
10% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format. Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
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Notably better image quality
Comment
94
vs
84
10 better image quality. A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
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Better color depth
Comment
25.1 bits
vs
24.2 bits
3.72% better color depth. The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
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55
Measurably more battery power
Comment
1900 mAh
vs
1030 mAh
1.84x more battery power
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Vastly longer battery life
Comment
900 shots
vs
500 shots
400 shots longer battery life. CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
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Slightly wider dynamic range
Comment
14.2 Evs
vs
13.9 Evs
2.16% wider dynamic range. The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
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51
Is dustproof and water resistant
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
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Has a built-in focus motor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. With it built into the camera, you still have the function when using a lens without its own motor. This allows you to use a wider range of lenses.
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Weather sealed
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
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38
Modestly bigger screen size
Comment
3.2 "
vs
3 "
6.67% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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33
Amply more viewfinder coverage
Comment
100 %
vs
95 %
5 % more viewfinder coverage. With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.

Nikon D600 is better than Nikon D5200 because...

Yes
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No

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