Nikon D7200 Review & Specs

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The Nikon D7200 by Nikon is one of the best Mid-size SLR cameras money can buy. Witness tonal range and precision rendered to top-tier photos sharpness, depth and extraordinary texture. The is a top-grade choice if you want to shoot colorful landscapes, portraits, and superb family photos. First presented on 2015-03-02, the best-selling Nikon camera is still up-to-date and full of enhancements and popular among landscapes photographers. If you want a pocketable camera with a long zoom range that delivers pleasing results, the Nikon D7200 is the best travel camera you can buy right now. 24 megapixels sensor also offers significantly more resolution, which benefits both image cropping and printing. When shooting indoors, you’ll have to raise the ISO if the light is bad, but if you have a newer Nikon, then you can confidently shoot at values around ISO 3,200 – 25,600. This enables the Nikon D7200 to offer a standard sensitivity range of ISO 100-25,600 bookended by expanded settings of ISO 102400.

. It’s just another good reason to opt for a larger sensor, interchangeable lens camera if you still have an older compact. Interchangeable Lenses while point-and-shoots and compact cameras have their place. It’s much better to get a camera that supports interchangeable lenses when learning photography. With 100% coverage, you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. It also offers a swiveling, variable-angle LCD display which is helpful for taking photos in difficult positions. The new display is a bit dimmer than its predecessor's, so it can be tricky to use in sunlight, even at maximum brightness. All the information you can see on 3.2″ display with an intuitive user interface. Photographers who shoot sports, wildlife or energized toddlers will especially appreciate faster shooting rates, and this camera can shoot at 6.0 fps.

. Most notably, while it may look like just another Mid-size SLR, Nikon has packed a host of firsts into the Nikon D7200 incredible camera body. While subjective, I think the contemporary camera body design is modern, stylish and forward-looking. The most important shooting controls are reasonably large and well placed too, which isn’t always the case on cameras of this size. Nikon cameras have numerous lenses and top-tier customized cases and a large number of grips available for them. Image quality is very pleasing, with punchy color, impressive dynamic range and good retention of detail. A popular choice for beginners is choosing a camera with a cropped sensor (APS-C size) these sensors are smaller than full frame sensors but provide many key benefits to beginners: the cameras are smaller, lighter, much more affordable, and they use lighter lenses.

. All Mid-size SLR cameras come with at least one SD memory card slot, although an increasing number of high-end models sport two. The body measures 136 x 107 x 76mm and weighs 765g, and a weather-sealed body is super simple and easy to use. If you keep one EN-EL15 in your Nikon D7200 and a second in the grip, it will sequence between them seamlessly. The camera has built-in Wi-Fi as standard. This means you can connect them to your smartphone, transfer images from the camera to phone, and then use your phone’s mobile data functionality to upload your images to social media after they’ve been taken. You can connect the camera to an HDMI device such as an external recorder or HDTV. Capture awesome 1080p Full HD video in MP4 format with astonishing stereo sound. Press and hold the shutter button and capture 6.0 fps continuously with full autofocus performance.

. The monstrous Nikon D7200 is a fantastic image taking device and tool in the hands of the right photographer. If you’re looking for the versatile and best in imaging and have a large budget, the Nikon D7200 is the one for you. If you already have an investment in another camera system, consider Nikon D7200 as a backup. Don't forget to share your views on that.

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Nikon D7200 Specs

Here you can find all Nikon D7200 specs and params.


ModelNikon D7200
Body TypeMid-size SLR

DxO Sensor Scores

DxO Overall Score87
DxO Color Depth24.5
DxO Dynamic Range14.6
DxO Low Light ISO1333


Sensor Resolution24 megapixels
Sensor SizeAPS-C
Sensor TypeCMOS
Sensor Dimensions23.5 x 15.6 mm
Sensor Area366.60mm2
Max Image Resolution6000 x 4000
Min Native ISO100
Max Native ISO25,600
Max Boosted ISO102400
RAW Supporttrue


Lens MountNikon F
Number of Lenses287
Manual Focustrue
Focal Length Multiplier1.5x
Macro Focus Rangen/a


ViewfinderOptical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder Resolutionno electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Magnification0.63


Display TypeFixed Type
Display Size3.2″
Display Resolution1,229k dots
Live Viewtrue
Touch Screenfalse

Photography Features

Min Shutter Speed30s
Max Shutter Speed1/8000s
Continuous Shooting6.0 fps
Shutter Prioritytrue
Aperture Prioritytrue
Manual Exposure Modetrue
Exposure CompensationYes
Custom White Balancetrue
Image Stabilizationfalse
Built-in Flashtrue
External Flashtrue
Flash Range12.00 m (at ISO 100)
Flash ModesAuto, auto FP high-speed sync, auto w/redeye reduction, fill flash, rear-curtain sync, rear-curtain w/slow sync, redeye reduction, redeye reduction w/slow sync, slow sync, off
Max Flash Sync1/250s
WB Bracketingtrue
AE Bracketingtrue

Exposure Modes

Center Weightedtrue


Touch Autofocusfalse
Continuous Autofocustrue
Single Autofocustrue
Tracking Autofocustrue
Selective Autofocustrue
Center Autofocustrue
Multi Area Focustrue
Live View Focustrue
Face Detection Autofocustrue
Contrast Autofocustrue
Phase Detection Autofocustrue
Number of Autofocus Points51
Number of Cross Focus Points15

Video Features

Video Resolutions1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 25 fps)
Max Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Video FormatsMPEG-4, H.264
Microphone Intrue
Headphone Outtrue


WiFi ConnectivityBuilt-In
USBUSB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Outtrue


Camera Weight765g
Body Dimensions136 x 107 x 76mm
Environmental Sealingtrue
Water Prooffalse
Dust Prooftrue
Shock Prooffalse
Crush Prooffalse
Freeze Prooffalse
Battery ModelEN-EL15
Battery Life1110 shots
Battery TypeBattery Pack

Other Features

Self TimerYes (2 or 10 seconds)
Storage TypeSD/SDHC/SDXC (two slots)
Storage Slots2
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