Upgrading my D5100

Started Jul 3, 2016 | Discussions thread
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stevesayskanpai Contributing Member • Posts: 676
Upgrading my D5100

The options are: D5500 or Fuji X-T1 (once the X-T2 is released and it comes down in price).

D5500 pros:

Upgrade from 16MP to 24MP (I sell my images as stock photography so this would be a benefit)

Better image quality (slightly?)

Better autofocus (slightly?)

Wifi (is this useful?)

New 18-55 VR II lens (same image quality as my 18-55 VR?)

Fuji X-T1 pros:

The full range of mirrorless features, including real time EC in viewfinder, focus peaking, far more customisable controls.

Fuji X-T1 cons:

Need to buy new lenses!

Same 16MP

Any thoughts appreciated!

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 stevesayskanpai's gear list:stevesayskanpai's gear list
Nikon D5500 Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 55-200mm f/4-5.6G VR Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm F1.8G Tokina 11-20mm F2.8 Nikon AF-P 18-55mm F3.5-5.6G VR
Fujifilm X-T1 Nikon AF-P 18-55mm F3.5-5.6G VR Nikon D5100 Nikon D5500
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