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Nikon D500 APS-C dSLR

Introduction

  • announced Jan 2016
  • 20mp cropped sensor sports dSLR
  • no U,1 U2 or U3 preset memory settings and poor button ergonomics limits functionality as does taking too many clicks to swap between the default Auto AF Area select mode to the single AF-point mode

Specs

  • 20mp DX 1.53x crop factor sensor
  • 10fps
  • ISO 100 to 51,200 expandable from ISO 50 (“LO -1”) to ISO 1,638,400 (“HI + 5”)
  • optical viewfinder 100% coverage, 0.7x magnification, 16mm eye point
  • shutter 30s to 1/8,000, Bulb.
  • flash sync 1/250th sec
  • 180k pixels 3D color matrix metering
  • 55 selectable AF points (35 are cross type) of the “153 AF points”, 99 cross type, which cover most of width but only half the vertical
    • 15 of the 153 points work at f/8 lenses
    • 9 of the 55 selectable points work at f/8 lenses
  • face priority AF
  • 3.2“ 2.36K dot tilting touch sensitive LCD
  • 4K video 24,25, 30p
  • stereo mic
  • One SD slot and one XQD slot
  • USB 3.0
  • Bluetooth, WiFi, NFC
  • 1240 shot battery
  • 147 x 115 x 81mm (5.8” x 4.6“ x 3.2”)
  • 860g (30.4 oz)
  • $US1999 RRP

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photo/nikond500.txt · Last modified: 2016/12/11 02:01 by gary1