24.2 mp, built-in wi-fi, on board geotagging, the new Nikon 5300 brings it home for a right price

Right before PhotoPlus EXPO the big guns continue to bring new product to the market place.
This new Nikon 5300 seems to take on a lot of attributes from it’s bigger full frame sibling, with massive 24.2 MP, Nikon’s famous 39 point AF system, and advanced scene recognition system.
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But the bigger news for Nikon is that the wi-fi and GPS is BUILT-IN!
Yep, no more dongle or extra accessory to buy, (and lose). IN all honestly I have not tried the 2 systems, so will with hold any judgment until then.

Being a DX or APS-C format, the size of the unit remains manageable. Nikon will offer it in 3 colors: Red, Back and Grey. Not gaudy, but they’ve told you the market.

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The addition of a variable angle monitor seems to complete the full package, for a well priced ($799 body only) full featured Nikon camera.

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Nikon D5300:
· Nikon’s first D-SLR with built-in Wi-Fi and GPS
o Provides instant photo sharing to smartphones or tablets
o Offers the option of geotagging images captures
· Cutting-edge 24.2 MP DX-format CMOS sensor produces crisp and lifelike images
· Extremely compact, lightweight with an ergonomically design
· Sports a 3.2-inch swiveling Vari-angle LCD display to help frame fun and creative shooting perspectives
· 39-point AF system with 9 cross-type sensors is able to capture moving subjects with ease
· Fast continuous shooting at 5 frames-per-second (fps)
· Full 1080p HD Video with built-in stereo microphone for fleeting moments
· Intuitive Scene Recognition System selects precise and accurate settings for every shot
· Features a variety of Image Effects and In-camera editing tools
· Available in October 2013 in Black, Red and Gray for $1,399.95 SRP (alongside the AF-S NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens) or $799.95 SRP (body only)

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