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  • 24.2-megapixel image sensor with no optical low-pass filter for staggering sharpness
  • Compact design with swiveling touchscreen Vari-angle LCD display
  • Built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity for instant photo sharing with a smartphone or tablet
  • Full HD 1080/60p video recording with advanced movie features
  • Creative in-camera filters and effects, built-in HDR, interval shooting and more
  1. Built-in Wi-Fi Connectivity
Sometimes, inspiration comes from the tools we use to create. Take the D5500 for example, a compact DSLR capable of inspiring a new level of creativity. From the moment you flip the touchscreen Vari-angle display and capture an ultra-sharp 24.2-megapixel photo, you'll begin to see your photography in a new light. At the flick of a switch, the D5500 transforms into a versatile Full HD video camera. Record 1080 video at a high speed frame rate of 60p—perfect for capturing fast-moving subjects or creating ultra-smooth slow motion effects. Break free of the ordinary with star trail images, interval–timer sequences and HDR photography. Add artistic filters and effects and even retouch your shots right in the camera, and then share your creations instantly with built-in Wi-Fi®. Inspiration has a new name, and it's the D5500.
  • DXFormat
  • 24.2Megapixels
  • 5 FPSContinuous Shooting
  • 100-25,600ISO
  • Full HD1080p at 60/50/30/25/24p
D5500 photo of a blonde woman in a black cowboy hat with trees in the background

Sharpen your creative vision

Stunning, sharp, detailed photos & videos

To create amazing photos and videos, a digital SLR needs a great lens, a great image sensor and great image processing. The D5500 has all three. It's high-resolution sensor has no optical low-pass filter, freeing it to capture the outstanding details provided by NIKKOR lenses. Enlarge or crop your shots without losing detail or sharpness. EXPEED 4 image processing handles all of that data with ease for clean, sharply defined images in low light up to 25,600 ISO, 1080/60p videos and an extremely wide dynamic range.
    D5500 photo of a man kneeling on the ground photographing another man on a skateboard, using the Vari-angle LCD

    Touch and shoot from many angles

    High resolution touchscreen Vari-angle LCD

    A first for Nikon DSLRs, the D5500 features a touchscreen Vari-angle LCD for exciting new shooting possibilities and easier handling. Flip out the large 3.2-inch display for an interesting new angle, then simply touch where you want to focus and shoot. A new Fn button gives you one-touch access to important settings like aperture, ISO sensitivity, AF mode and more. During playback, pinch to zoom in and check the details. Easily navigate menu items, set video settings and more, all as familiar as operating a smartphone.
    D5500 photo of four people taking a selfie with remote shooting, and the photo is on the camera's LCD, tablet and smartphone

    Share your shots instantly

    Built-in Wi-Fi and smartphone compatibility

    Share amazing moments while they're happening and without missing a beat. Flip out the LCD and start taking DSLR-quality selfies! The D5500 quickly transfers your creations to a compatible smartphone or tablet± for easy sharing by email, texting or posting online, wherever you are, using the Wireless Mobile Utility app.—no hot spot needed. Your smartphone or tablet can even act as an external monitor and remote control for the D5500—imagine the possibilities!
    D5500 photo of a woman with a red D5500 around her neck looking at the LCD

    Create everywhere

    Small and durable enough to grab and go

    There's an old saying: the best camera is the one that's with you. The D5500 is designed to always be with you. It's small and lightweight (just 14.9-oz), so you won't mind taking it along. Its strong and durable (thanks to a monocoque structure featuring long-fiber reinforced thermoplastics), so you won't worry when conditions get rough. Its ergonomic design and deep grip is comfortable and stable in anyone's hand; and easy-to-use controls will have you shooting the pictures you've always wanted in no time.
    D5500 photos of a skateboarder in a pool and four consecutive frames showing speed in shooting

    Focus on the moment

    The D5500 delivers outstanding speed and accuracy to help you catch all the moments that matter—smiles, tears, big plays and big hugs. Its 39-point AF system includes nine highly accurate cross-type sensors for enhanced AF accuracy. Freeze moments by shooting up to 5 frames per second, or extend moments with unlimited continuous shooting at shutter speeds between 4 and 30 seconds for stunning star trail images.
    Nikon D5500 with a lens attached and ME-1 Stereo Microphone on the hot shoe

    Make it cinematic

    Cinematic storytelling is at your fingertips with the D5500. Capture Full HD video at a frame rate of 60p with tack-sharp details, vibrant colors and high-fidelity stereo sound. An improved full-time autofocus keeps moving subjects sharp, and advanced Picture Controls like Flat and Clarity make it easier to perfect your movies in post-production.
    D5500 photo of a woman and man on a motorcycle smiling

    Enjoy the view

    When you’re capturing fast-moving action, especially outdoors, you need a clear view of what’s happening. That’s when the D5500's high-quality optical viewfinder really comes in handy. Put the camera to your eye and enjoy a beautiful, glare-free view through the lens. Take your shot, and the moment you pull the camera away from your eye, the D5500 automatically displays it on the LCD for you.
    D5500 photo of a woman leaning on an a red convertible car in the desert under a blue sky

    Let the camera do the work

    The D5500 is a highly intelligent camera that makes it easy to take great photos and videos. Nikon's innovative Scene Recognition System uses information from the camera’s 2,016-pixel RGB sensor and image sensor to analyze the brightness and color of a scene. It then compares your shots to a database of thousands of similar shots, and then optimizes the camera settings—white balance, focus tracking, flash information and more—to ensure you get optimal results.
    D5500 photo of a cityscape at night

    Show off your creativity

    Take a series of photos at fixed intervals for up to 9,999 frames that can be combined into jaw-dropping time lapse sequences*. Make a scene look like a miniature model, highlight one color within a B&W photo, and more. Combine photos of different exposures into one HDR shot. Brighten shadowy areas with Nikon's innovative Active D-Lighting, including a new Subject-based Active D-Lighting that works with moving subjects.

    *with optional 3rd party software
    D5500 photo of a woman in big sunglasses eating ice cream

    Retouch images

    Retouch Menu makes it easy to improve the look of your photos. Soften skin tones, highlight a subject, soften a background, crop, create a color outline and more—all right at your fingertips!
    D5500 photo of four adults having fun at a party at night in low light

    Make a scene

    Select from one of the D5500's 16 Scene Modes—like Nightscape, Portrait, Close-up, Beach and more—and get optimal results in tough situations. Or, get creative and use Scene Modes to add artistic flare to your shots.
    D5500 photo of three people playing pool, shot in B&W, highlighting Picture Controls

    Express more

    Personalize the mood of your photos and videos with the D5500's seven improved Picture Controls. Add vibrance and color depth, soften skin tones, explore black & white and more. You can even create and save a custom Picture Control for a characteristic that's all your own.

    A hobby that grows with you

    Nikon’s HDSLR system is endlessly expandable. From legendary NIKKOR lenses and Nikon Speedlights for endless creative expression, your system can grow with you.

    ± Wi-Fi Compatibility

    This camera’s built-in Wi-Fi® capability can only be used with a compatible iPhone®, iPad®, and/or iPod touch® or smart devices running on the Android operating system. The Wireless Mobile Utility application must be installed on the device before it can be used with this camera.

    For compatibility and to download the application, please visit:

    Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

    Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc.

    Wi-Fi® and the Wi-Fi Certified logo are registered trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance.

    All Nikon trademarks are trademarks of Nikon Corporation.

    LCD, Video and Photo Gallery images are for illustrative purposes only.

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