Nikon Coolpix P500 (Black) Point & Shoot Point & Shoot(1 customer review)
The Nikon Coolpix P500 is a compact digital camera, with the feel and look of an SLR camera. This latest Nikon camera is powered by EXPEED 2 dual image processor. P500 is a 12.1 megapixel camera and has a 1/2.3-inch CMOS sensor. The Coolpix P500 has aspect ratios of 4:3 and 16:9. The 36x wide-angle optical Zoom Nikkor ED glass lens in this camera provides the longest zoom ever integrated in the Coolpix cameras. Body The Nikon P500 weighs 494g (with battery and memory card) and has dimension of 115.5 x 83.7 x 102.5 mm. This Nikon compact digital camera comes with an Electronic Viewfinder. The 3-inch TFT LCD monitor comes with anti-reflection coating and has a resolution of 921,000 dot pixels. The LCD can also be tilted 82° downward and 90° upward. The P500 has internal memory of 102 MB and supports external memory cards such as SD, SDHC, SDXC. The camera comes with rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5, which is capable of taking 220 pictures or record 1 h 20 min of 1080p videos in one charge. Performance The 36x wide-angle optical Zoom Nikkor ED glass lens has focal length of 4.0 - 144.0 mm. The zoom lens provides digital zoom of 4x and optical zoom up to 36x. The Contrast Detection Auto Focus has range of 50 cm (Normal) and 10 cm (Macro). In terms of sensitivity, the camera has Auto ISO of 160 - 1600, while Manual ISO ranges from 160 - 3200. The Mechanical and CMOS electronic shutter has a speed of 1/1500 sec - 2 sec. The Nikon Coolpix P500 has a built-in pop up Flash with a range of 8 m. The Aperture of this Nikon camera ranges from F3.4 - F5.7. Features and Connectivity The Nikon Coolpix P500 has various scene modes such as Portrait, Landscape, Sports, Party/indoor, Beach, Snow, Sunset, Dusk/dawn, Close-up, Food, Museum, Fireworks show, Black and White Copy, Panorama and Pet portrait. It also has an Scene Auto Selector option. The P500 uses a combination of Image-sensor shift and Electronic VR for image stabilization. This Coolpix camera allows users to set up a self timer of 2 or 10 sec duration. The P500 supports Continuous shooting at 8 fps for up to 5 shots. This Nikon camera supports recording at 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) at 30 fps. The camera supports mono/wav, MOV movie formats and Compressed JPEG - EXIF image format. The camera can shoot at Full HD and comes with a HDMI Mini Connector along with USB 2.0.
|Model name||Nikon Coolpix P500 (Black) Point & Shoot|
|Key features||12.1 Megapixels , Optical Zoom: 36x , BSI-CMOS Image Sensor , with 3.0 inch LCD|
|Dimensions||115.5 x 83.7 x 102.5 mm|
|Type||Point & Shoot|
|Pixels and zoom|
|Image, Audio & Video|
|Image Sizes||4000 x 3000 (12M)|
|Image Formats||Compressed JPEG (EXIF )|
|Video Formats||MOV movie|
|Audio Formats||mono/wav file|
|Minimum shutter speed||1/1500 sec - 2 sec|
|Metering||256-segment matrix metering, Center-weighted metering, Spot metering, Spot AF area (with support for 99 focus areas)|
|Auto Focus||Contrast Detection|
|Lens focal length||4.0-144mm / F3.4-5.7|
|Built in Flash||Yes|
|Flash Range||8 m|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Auto with red-eye reduction, Flash Off, Fill flash, Slow sync, Rear-curtain sync|
|Memory & Storage|
|Inbuilt Memory||102 MB|
|Storage type||SD memory cards (SDHC and SDXC compliant;)|
|Screen type||TFT LCD monitor with anti-reflection coating|
|Image display resolution||921000 dots|
|Video display resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Battery & Power|
|Power Source||Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5, AC Adapter EH-62A (optional)|
|Battery Type||AC Adapter EH-62A (optional)|
|Shooting Modes||Auto mode,Scene modes,Movie mode,P, S, A, and M exposure modes,Night Landscape,Night Portrait,Backlit Scene HDR,Smart Portrait,User Setting Preset|
|Red Eye Reduction||Yes|
|ISO sensitivity||Auto (auto gain ISO 160-800),Fixed range auto (ISO 160 to 200, 160 to 400),High ISO sensitivity auto (ISO 160 to 1600),Manual selection: ISO 160, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200|
|What's in the box|
|Camera, Camera Strap AN-CP21, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5, Charging AC Adapter EH-69P, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP16, View NX 2 CD, Lens Cap LC-CP23, User Manual,4Gb SD Card, Pouch.|
|2 year Manufacturer Warranty|
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Great Value for Money
Reviewed by Balu Mahendran. Nikon Coolpix P500 (Black) Point & Shoot Posted on: 29/02/2012
Bought the camera for my room-mate.
Took some nice shots.
Great image quality
Good night shots
and Of course, Superb Zoom
Easy way of taking Panorama Shots
At full zoom, video is not crisp
This pack doesn't come with Camera Pouch
In short, 4.5 out of 5. I would recommend to my friends.