Nikon has launched its D5100 DSLR in the Indian market. Professional photographers and enthusiasts can buy this camera now for a little under Rs.34,500 and will give them boatload of features to take exceptional images.
The D5100 can take pictures to up to 16.2 megapixel resolution and is equipped with DX-format CMOS sensor, EXPEED 2 image processing engine, 11-point AF system that tracks fast moving objects, full manual control, Scene Recognition System etc. The camera is also capable of recording full 1080p or 720p HD video with full time autofocus and manual exposure control at 30 or 24fps. Video recording however, is restricted to 20 minutes for a single video.
Rounding up the feature set is D5100’s 3-inch 921,000-dot Vari-angle LCD screen that can be rotated up to 180 degrees, ISO sensitivity going up to 6400 or further expandable up to 25,600 ISO and finally the built-in effects feature to allow users edit their pictures right inside the camera without needing to connect it to a PC.
D5100 with AF-S 18-55mm VR Kit Lens will go for Rs.39,950.