A lot of techie and gadget lovers are dreaming of this digital camera and I wonder what's with it so I researched and found something from http://www.nikonusa.com/
Its simple description and basic specifications as copied from the website are as follows:
Creativity from any point of view. Pictures that amaze. Movies that inspire.
The Nikon D5100 and its included AF-S 18-55mm VR lens offer a host of new photographic and video tools including a 16.2 MP DX-format CMOS sensor, 4 fps continuous shooting and breathtaking Full 1080p HD Movies with full time autofocus.
To see how it looks like and to know more about it, you may visit its website as indicated above. There you'll realize why people are crazy about this gadget.