Nikon D7200 Review Summary
Nikon D7200 Assessment
The D7200 is the new Nikon APS-C flagship. It combines a refined 24 MP sensor with class-leading native ISO range and fast processor to deliver great image-quality and speedy performance.
This is a sturdy professional DSLR with efficient controls for both stills and video. It shoot continuously at 6 FPS and record 1080p video at 60 FPS with stereo sound. It offers a 100% viewfinder and dual control-dials in a weather-sealed body.
The performance of this digital SLR is great except for metering. While this is correctable with careful use of EC, it can be a serious annoyance for some. Images show very low noise with excellent retention of details, class-leading dynamic-range and pleasing colors after some tweaking. WB is not perfect but close and can easily be corrected.
The bottom line is that the D7200 is a refined D7100. While it offers improvements in several aspects, none is substantially improved other than dynamic-range. As an upgrade from an entry-level or mid-range DSLR, the D7200 is certainly worth it. Those who already own a D7100 already should probably wait for a leap in technology.
|Superb control over image nose||Frequent and severe over-exposure|
|Good color-accuracy after tweaking||AWB not perfect under artificial light|
|Stellar dynamic range||Bizarre Auto ISO|
|Ultra-sensitive AF||Indistinct ISO button|
|Nearly instant black-out||Very poor live-view|
|Exceptionally fast and responsive||Noise-Reduction forced at ISO 800+|
|Manual focus assist direction indicator||Lens correction slow down camera|
|Excellent build quality||Level difficult to see|
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Nikon D7200 Facts
|24 Megapixels DSLR||ISO 100-25600|
|Nikon F Mount|
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|1 Axis Digital Level||Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Hot-Shoe|
|6 FPS Drive, 100 Images||Stereo audio input|
|1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video Recording||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|3.2" LCD 1.2 Megapixels||Secure Digital Extended Capacity x 2|
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