Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is a better camera as it has a faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format.

The following are superior features of Nikon D7000 when we compare D5200 vs D700; 0.43% larger sensor, 20% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format, 550shots longer battery life, has WIFI, is weather sealed, 50% faster maximum shutter speed, has a built-in focus motor and 5% more viewfinder coverage.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: DESIGN

In terms of design of Nikon D5200 vs D7000, the two cameras have the following features;

Resolution; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have resolutions of 1176 x 78px.

Weather sealed; Nikon D7000 is weather sealed.

Flip-out screen; Nikon D5200 has a flip-out screen.

Built-in focus motor; Nikon D7000 has a built-in focus motor.

More viewfinder coverage; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have more viewfinder coverage.

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is a better camera as it is weather sealed and has a built-in focus motor.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: OPTICS

When we compare the optic features of Nikon D7000 vs D5200, we realise the following;

AF tracking; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have AF tracking.

Focus points; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have 39 focus points each.

Sensor size; the two cameras have sensor sizes of 23.5 x 15.6mm.

Maximum light sensitivity; the two cameras have maximum light sensitivities of 25600 ISO.

Megapixels; Nikon D5200 has 24.71MP whereas Nikon D7000 has 16.9MP.

Phase detection autofocus for photos; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have this feature.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is a better camera as it has more megapixels.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: VIDEOGRAPHY

In terms of videography, we can compare Nikon D7000 vs D5200 as follows;

Video recording (main camera); Nikon D5200 has 1080 x 60fps whereas Nikon D7000 has 1080 x 24ps.

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have this feature.

Continuous autofocus when recording movies; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have this feature.

Timelapse function; Nikon D5200 has timelapse function.

24P cinema mode; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have 24P cinema modes.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is a better camera as it has a better video recording quality and timelapse function.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: AUDIO

Audio features of D7000 vs D5200 when compared are as follows;

Stereo microphone; Nikon D5200 has a stereo microphone.

Microphone input; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have microphone inputs.

Number of microphones; each of the tow cameras have 1 microphone each.

Bottom line: Nikon D5200 is a better camera as it has a stereo microphone.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: BATTERY

Battery power (CIPA); Nikon D5200 has 500shots whereas Nikon D7000 has 1050shots.

Battery power; Nikon D5200 has 1030mAh whereas Nikon D7000 has 1900mAh.

Removable battery; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have removable batteries.

Battery level indicators; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have battery level indicators.

Rechargeable battery; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have rechargeable batteries.

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 is a better camera because it has a powerful and good life battery.

Nikon D5200 vs Nikon D7000: KEY FEATURES

Image quality; Nikon D5200 has 84 whereas Nikon D7000 has 80.

Noise; Nikon D5200 has 1284 ISO whereas Nikon D7000 has 1167 ISO.

Colour depth; Nikon D5200 has 24.2bits whereas Nikon D7000 has 23.5bits.

Dynamic range; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have 13.9Evs each.

External memory slot; Nikon D5200 and Nikon D7000 have external memory slots.

WIFI; Nikon D7000 has WIFI.

Bottom line: Nikon D7000 has better key features than Nikon D5200.

Conclusion

Based on the overall features review of Nikon D5200 vs D7000, it is quite clear that Nikon D7000 is a better camera than Nikon D5200.