Having said that, I couldn't in good faith recommend this DSLR today. The screen is 230k pixels 2.7" a bare minimum for reviewing and not very accurate at reproducing colors or exposure--if it's correct on the screen, i usually have to overexpose a +1/3-2/3. Also, video is at best a proof of concept on this DSLR. For instance, it will not auto-focus you will need to manually turn the focus ring. This makes the flip out screen ironic but i find it incredibly helpful when shooting on a tripod as it allows me to see the read out or live view easily.
Unless you happen to be invested and NEED a d5000 as well as an entry level medium-telephoto zoom (not a very likely), I recommend skipping this kit and going for the D3200 with 18-55mm for a starter.
Most of the specs beat the D5000 (video is MUCH better). I don't think resolution matters beyond 10-12MP (with a good sensor unless you're blowing up prints) but the 3200's resolution is twice that of the d5000 at an impressive 24MP despite the marginally smaller aps-c sensor.
While the telephoto range is nice, most entry level consumers need a minimum focal distance below 55mm (considering the 1.5x crop factor) to start off. This is why 18-55 is usually a better first lens. It is the perfect range for those indoors-handheld party/family pictures. If you are an entry level user purchasing this kit, I see a purchase of a dx 35mm f/1.8g af-s or a kit lens (cheap about 50-100 bucks easy) in your near future to fill in that gap.
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