In this review, we will be comparing the D5 and the D6, two Pro DSLR cameras by Nikon. Nikon D5 was introduced to the market in January 2016 and Nikon D6 was launched in February 2020. As you can see, D5 is 4 years older than D6. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Pro DSLR cameras. Out of 36 cameras in this class, Nikon D5 is ranked #4
with an overall score of 77 and Nikon D6 is ranked #1
with an overall score of 79.
Here is a brief look at the main features of the Nikon D5 and Nikon D6 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on in the following sections in order to better understand in detail how the Nikon D5 and Nikon D6 compare and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.
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