Nikon D500

Released January, 2016
  • 20.7 MP
  • APS-C 23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS
  • 3.2" LCD
We have a DX sensor that rivals the image quality of full-frame cameras for per-pixel acuity and high ISO performance, with an agility and responsiveness that is up to the most demanding photographic tasks.
by nikonrumors.com (Jan, 2016)

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Nikon D500

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

Nikon D500
10 fps
D5100
4 fps
Nikon D700
5 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

Nikon D500
1,240 photos
Alpha a6500
350 photos
D5100
660 photos

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Specifications Full list of technical specs

sensor

Type CMOS
Megapixels 20.7 MP
Resolution 5568 x 3712
Size APS-C
Area 23.5 x 15.7 mm
Crop factor 1.5x
Pixel size 17.9 microns
Light sensitivity 50 ISO to 1,640,000 ISO

focus system

Type Phase detection
Focus points 153
Supports continuous Yes

shutter

Min 30 s
Max 1/8000 s

form factor

Size 147 x 115 x 81 mm
Thickness 81 mm
Weight 860 g
Is weather sealed Yes

features

Includes a GPS Yes
WiFi None

video

Video Unknown
External mic jack 3.5mm

display

Type LCD
Size 3.2"
Resolution 2,359 k dots
Has a touch screen Yes
Has a flip out screen Yes
Supports live view Yes

viewfinder

Viewfinder mirror None
Viewfinder Viewfinder
Type Pentaprism
Coverage 100%
Magnification 1x
Viewfinder size 0.65x

performance

Max continuous shooting 10 fps
Battery life 1,240 photos
Continuous shooting 10 fps
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