New Nikon D5300 DSLR with modern amenities
Nikon is back with another new D5xxx DSLR. It is the new D5300, coming not so long after the D5200. It brings smartphone creature comforts, Wifi and GPS, and a 3.2-inch vari-angle display on the back (swivels up to 180 degrees).
The D5300 with the 18-55mm kit lens will start at $800 and it is available for pre-order at Adorama in black. It is also available in Grey and Red. Alternately, it is bundled with the 18-140mm f3.5-5.6G VR for $1400.
Nikon D5300 DSLR previews
+ four page first impressions at dpreview
+ hands on at Pocket Lint
+ preview at ePhotozine
+ five minute video preview at What Digital Camera?
+ camera body hands on at Photography blog
+ preview at Tech Radar
Other Nikon D5300 specs:
+ 24mp APS-C (DX) sensor
+ 39pt AF with 9 cross-type sensors
+ RAW, RAW+JPEG, NEF of course
+ 5fps with JPEG or 12-bit RAW
+ 4fps with 14-bit RAW
+ 1/4000 to 30s
+ 1/200sec flash sync
+ Wifi can only be used in conjunction with iOS and Android apps (Wireless Mobile Utility)