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Nikon Coolpix B500

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Key specs

  • CMOS
  • 6.17, 4.55 mm
  • 16 Mpx
  • 4608, 3456 px
  • -2
  • Contrast Detection Auto Focus
  • 3.0 in
  • no
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Nikon Coolpix B500 Full Specifications

Sensor

CMOS
6.17, 4.55
17 Mpx
16 Mpx
4:3
4608, 3456

Image

yesyes
125
6400
125
1600
4608, 3456
5
Auto
yesyes
JPEG XR
yesyes
Optical
nono

Optics and focus

40 x
4 x
3
-2
23, 900
Auto/Manual
Contrast Detection Auto Focus
nono
11.81 in
0.39 in
Optical, Electronic
nono
nono

Screen and viewfinder

3.00 in
Tilting
LCD TFT
921000
nono
98 %
yesyes
None
4 x
yesyes

Photography features

Auto, Manual
Electronic
1 s
1/4000 s
nono
nono
nono
2
-2
1/3
2, 5, 10
yesyes
yesyes
271.65 in
Auto
nono
7.4 fps
Beach, Close-up , Dawn, Dusk, Fireworks, Food, Moon, Night landscape, Panorama, Party , Pet, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Landscape
yesyes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
nono
yesyes
2, 5, 10

Videography features

1920, 1080
yesyes
640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080
Not supported
H.264, MP4, MPEG-4
1920x1080
60 fps
60 fps

Audio features

yesyes
Stereo
Mono
AAC

Design

Bridge
Black, Purple, Red
nono

Dimensions

1.19 lb
4.47 in
3.08 in
3.74 in

Storage

20 mB
SD, SDHC, SDXC
1
SD, SDHC, SDXC
DCF, Exif 2.3

Power

Battery
600
Nickel-Metal Hydride
yesyes
4

Connectivity

yesyes
Micro
2.0
nono
nono
Built-In
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
yesyes
yesyes
yesyes
yesyes
yesyes
yesyes
4.1
nono

Other features

nono
yesyes
nono
ARA, BEN, BUL, CHI , CHI , CZE, DAN, DEU, ENG, FIN, FRE, GRE, HIN, HUN, INC, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SER, SWE, TUR, UKR
yesyes
1.00 in

Nikon Coolpix B500 Online Reviews


The Nikon COOLPIX B500 is difficult to assess from a value perspective. At just under $230 MSRP, it's at least a hundred dollars less costly than high-end point-and-shoot digital cameras but still offers connectivity to smart devices and a somewhat fuss-f...Read more


The Nikon Coolpix B500 is an ultra zoom bridge camera, with a 40x optical zoom lens, 16 megapixel sensor, a tilting 3inch screen, and built in Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth. The Nikon Coolpix B500 is available in a number of different colours, and takes AA...Read more


Compact cameras are in decline with the rise of smartphones, but there aren’t any smartphones with a 40x zoom. As such, Nikon may be onto something with the budget-friendly B500. It doesn’t bother with enthusiast-friendly features such as a viewfinder, ma...Read more

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