Nikon D5300 + AF-P 18-55mm DX ED II + Bag + 16GB SD Card
|Type of camera||Single-lens reflex digital camera|
|Lens mount||Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)|
|Effective angle of view||Nikon DX format; focal length equivalent to approx. 1.5x that of lenses with FX-format angle of view|
|Effective pixels||24.2 million|
|Image sensor||23.5 x 15.6 mm CMOS sensor|
|Total pixels||24.78 million|
Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data
(optional Capture NX 2 software required)
|Image size (pixels)||
|Picture Control System||Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape; selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls|
|Media||SD (Secure Digital) and UHS-I compliant SDHC and SDXC memory cards|
|File system||DCF (Design Rule for Camera File System) 2.0, DPOF (Digital Print Order Format), Exif (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras) 2.3, PictBridge|
|Viewfinder||Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder|
|Frame coverage||Approx. 95% horizontal and 95% vertical|
|Magnification||Approx. 0.82x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, -1.0 m-1)|
|Eyepoint||18 mm (-1.0 m-1; from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)|
|Diopter adjustment||-1.7 to +1.0 m-1|
|Focusing screen||Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen|
|Reflex mirror||Quick return|
|Lens aperture||Instant return, electronically controlled|
|Compatible lenses||Autofocus is available with AF-S and AF-I lenses. Autofocus is not available with other type G and D lenses, AF lenses (IX NIKKOR and lenses for the F3AF are not supported), and AI-P lenses. Non-CPU lenses can be used in mode , but the camera exposure meter will not function; the electronic rangefinder can be used with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster|
|Type||Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane shutter|
|Speed||1/4000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV, bulb, time|
|Flash sync speed||X=1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower|
|Release modes||(single frame), (continuous low speed), (continuous high speed), (quiet shutter release), (self-timer), (delayed remote; ML-L3), (quick-response remote; ML-L3), interval timer photography supported|
|Frame advance rate||
|Self-timer||2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures|
|Metering mode||TTL exposure metering using 2016-pixel RGB sensor|
(ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 20°C/68°F)
|Exposure meter coupling||CPU|
|Exposure modes||Auto modes (auto; auto [flash off]); programmed auto with flexible program (); shutter-priority auto (); aperture-priority auto (); manual (); scene modes ( portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food); special effects modes ( night vision; color sketch; toy camera effect; miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key; HDR painting)|
|Exposure compensation||Can be adjusted by -5 to +5 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV in , , and modes|
|Exposure bracketing||3 shots in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV|
|Exposure lock||Luminosity locked at detected value with () button|
(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 100 to 12800 in steps of 1/3 EV. Can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, or 1 EV
(ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 12800; auto ISO sensitivity control available
|Active D-Lighting||Auto, extra high, high, normal, low, off|
|ADL bracketing||2 shots|
|Autofocus||Nikon Multi-CAM 4800DX autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, 39 focus points (including 9 cross-type sensor), and AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 0.5 to 3 m/1 ft 8 in. to 9 ft 10 in.)|
|Detection range||-1 to +19 EV (ISO 100, 20°C/68°F)|
|Focus point||Can be selected from 39 or 11 focus points|
|AF-area modes||Single-point AF, 9-, 21- or 39-point dynamic-area AF, 3D-tracking, auto-area AF|
|Focus lock||Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing () button|
, , , , , , , , : Auto flash with auto pop-up
, , , , : Manual pop-up with button release
|Guide number||Approx. 12/39, 13/43 with manual flash (m/ft, ISO 100, 20°C/68°F)|
|Flash control||TTL: i-TTL flash control using 2016-pixel RGB sensor is available with built-in flash and SB-910, SB-900, SB-800, SB-700, SB-600, SB-400 or SB-300; i-TTL balanced fill-flash for digital SLR is used with matrix and center-weighted metering, standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR with spot metering|
|Flash modes||Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync with red-eye reduction, rear-curtain with slow sync, rear-curtain sync, off|
|Flash compensation||-3 to +1 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV|
|Flash-ready indicator||Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes after flash is fired at full output|
|Accessory shoe||ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock|
Nikon Creative Lighting
|Advanced Wireless Lighting supported with SB-910, SB-900, SB-800 or SB-700 as a master flash or SU-800 as commander; Flash Color Information Communication supported with all CLS-compatible flash units|
|Sync terminal||AS-15 Sync Terminal Adapter (available separately)|
|White balance||Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine-tuning|
|White balance bracketing||3 shots in steps of 1|
|AF-area modes||Face-priority AF, wide-area AF, normal-area AF, subject-tracking AF|
|Autofocus||Contrast-detect AF anywhere in frame (camera selects focus point automatically when face-priority AF or subject-tracking AF is selected)|
|Automatic scene selection||Available in and modes|
|Retouch menu||D-Lighting, Red-eye correction, Trim, Monochrome, Filter effects, Color balance, Image overlay, NEF(RAW) processing, Resize, Quick retouch, Straighten, Distortion control, Fisheye, Color outline, Color sketch, Perspective control, Miniature effect, Selective color, Edit movie, Side-by-side comparison|
|Metering||TTL exposure metering using main image sensor|
Frame size (pixels)
and frame rate
|Video compression||H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding|
|Audio recording format||Linear PCM|
|Audio recording device||Built-in or external stereo microphone; sensitivity adjustable|
|Maximum length||29 min. 59 s (20 min. in 1920 x 1080; 60p/50p, 3 min. in miniature mode)|
|ISO sensitivity||ISO 100 to 12800; can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, or 1 EV (ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 12800|
|Monitor||8.1-cm/3.2-in.(3:2), approx. 1037k-dot (720 x 480 x 3 = 1,036,800 dots), vari-angle TFT monitor with 170° viewing angle, approx. 100% frame coverage, and brightness adjustment|
|Playback||Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 12, or 80 images or calendar) playback with playback zoom, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, auto image rotation picture rating, and image comment (up to 36 characters)|
|Video output||NTSC, PAL|
|HDMI output||Type C mini-pin HDMI connector|
|Audio input||Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5-mm diameter); supports optional ME-1 Stereo Microphone|
|Standards||IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g|
|Operating frequency||2412 to 2462 MHz (channels 1 to 11)|
|Range (line of sight)||Approximately 30 m/98 ft (assumes no interference; range may vary with signal strength and presence or absence of obstacles)|
|Data rate||54 Mbps; maximum logical data rates according to IEEE standard; Actual rates may differ|
|Wireless setup||Supports WPS|
|Receiving frequency||1575.42 MHz (C/A code)|
|Supported languages||Arabic, Bengali, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese|
|Battery||One EN-EL14a Rechargeable Li-ion Battery|
|AC adapter||EH-5b AC Adapter; requires EP-5A Power Connector (available separately)|
|Tripod socket||1/4 in. (ISO 1222)|
(W x H x D)
|Approx. 125 x 98 x 76 mm (4.9 x 3.9 x 3 in.)|
|Weight||Approx. 530 g/1 lb 2.7 oz with battery and memory card but without body cap; approx. 480 g/1 lb 0.9 oz (camera body only)|
|Temperature||0 to 40°C/32 to 104°F|
|Humidity||85% or less (no condensation)|
(may differ by country or area)
|EN-EL14a Rechargeable Li-ion Battery, MH-24 Battery Charger, DK-5 Eyepiece Cap, DK-25 Rubber Eyecup, UC-E17 USB Cable, EG-CP16 Audio Video Cable, AN-DC3 Camera Strap, BF-1B Body Cap, BS-1 Accessory Shoe Cover, ViewNX 2 CD-ROM|
- The SD, SDHC and SDXC logos are trademark of the SD-3D, LLC.
- PictBridge is a trademark.
- HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing, LLC.
- Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance®.
- Google and Android™ are registered trademarks or trademarks of Google Inc.
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- Images in viewfinders, on LCDs and monitors shown in this brochure are simulated.
Memory card capacity
The following table shows the approximate number of pictures that can be stored on a 16 GB SanDisk Extreme Pro SDHC UHS-I card at different image quality and size settings.
|Image quality||Image size||File size*1||No. of images*1||Buffer capacity*2|
|NEF (RAW), Compressed, 14-bit||-||23.8 MB||437||6|
|NEF (RAW), Compressed, 12-bit||-||19.0 MB||524||13|
- *1All figures are approximate. Results will vary with card type, camera settings, and scene recorded.
- *2Maximum number of exposures that can be stored in memory buffer at ISO 100. Drops when long exposure noise reduction, auto distortion control, or print date is on.
Approved memory cards
The following SD memory cards have been tested and approved for use in the D5300. Cards with class 6 or faster write speeds are recommended for movie recording. Recording may end unexpectedly when cards with slower write speeds are used.
|SD memory cards||SDHC memory cards*2||SDXC memory cards*3|
|SanDisk||2 GB*1||4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB||64 GB|
4 GB, 6 GB, 8 GB, 12 GB,
16 GB, 24 GB, 32 GB
|48 GB, 64 GB|
|Lexar Media||4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB, 32 GB||-|
|Platinum II||64 GB|
|Professional||64 GB, 128 GB|
|Full-HD Video||-||4 GB, 8 GB, 16 GB||-|
- *1Check that any card readers or other devices with which the card will be used support 2 GB cards.
- *2Check that any card readers or other devices with which the card will be used are SDHC-compliant. The camera supports UHS-I.
- *3Check that any card readers or other devices with which the card will be used are SDXC-compliant. The camera supports UHS-I.
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