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Nikon D500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 121 reviews of Nikon D500. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People really like the durability and image quality. The screen and usability are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the contrast and storage. Comments are divided on the price.

performance, usability, screen, image quality, durability

flash, storage, contrast

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Nikon D500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 98/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Nikon D500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Nikon D500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the usability and portability. The size and image quality also get good feedback, whereas many are less positive about the reliability and design.

performance, image quality, size, portability, usability

durability, design, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Nikon D500 Body AF-S DX 16-80 Kit Digital CameraNikon D500 Body AF-S DX 16-80 Kit Digital Camera

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Nikon D500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 user reviews of Nikon D500 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the low light performance and screen. The image quality and usability also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the storage and connectivity.

performance, usability, image quality, screen, low-light

portability, connectivity, storage

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only)Nikon D500 DX-Format Digital SLR (Body Only)

Jan, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:STEREO
Built-In Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery life (CIPA standard):1240
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:EN-EL15
Power source type:Battery

Camera

3D: Yes
Camera file system:DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, RAW
Camera playback:Highlights, Movie, Single image, Slide show
Diopter adjustment (D-D):-2 - 1
Dioptre correction: Yes
Direct printing: Yes
Eye Relief:1.6
GPS (satellite): No
Image editing:resizing, rotating / resizing, rotating, trimming
Languages support:ARA, BEN, BUL, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR
Live view: Yes
Photo effects:black&white, Neutral, Vivid
Self-timer:2,5,10,20
Tripod mountable: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Direct sunlight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Display:TFT
Display diagonal:8.13
Display resolution (numeric):2359000
Second display: No
Touchscreen: Yes
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes

Flash

Flash exposure compensation: Yes
Flash Modes:Auto, Red-eye reduction, Second curtain synchro, Slow synchronization / Red-eye reduction, Second curtain synchro
Flash sync-speed:1/250
Shoe mounting point: Yes

Focusing

Auto Focus (AF) lock: Yes
Auto Focus (AF) points:153
Auto focusing (AF) modes:Continuous Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Lens System

Filter Size:7.2
Focal length range (f-f):16 - 80
Lens mount interface:Nikon F
Lens structure (elements/groups):17/13
Maximum aperture number:32
Minimum aperture number:2.8
Mounting type:Bayonet
Number of diaphragm blades:7
Optical Zoom:5

Light exposure

Auto Exposure (AE) lock: Yes
ISO sensitivity:100, 51200
ISO sensitivity (max):51200
ISO sensitivity (min):100
Light exposure control:Program AE
Light exposure correction:± 5EV (1/2EV; 1/3EV step)
Light exposure modes:Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE
Light metering:Centre-weighted, Highlight-weighted, Matrix, Spot

Memory

Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC, XQD
Memory slots:2

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Data network: No
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Battery charger included: Yes

Picture Quality

Camera Type:SLR Camera Body / SLR Camera Kit
Image formats supported:JPG, NEF, TIF
Image sensor size (W x H):23.5 x 15.7
Image stabilizer:No / Yes
Image stabilizer location:Lens
Maximum image resolution:5568 x 3712
Megapixel:20.9
Sensor Format:DX
Sensor Type:CMOS
Still image resolution(s):(L) 5568 x 3712\n\n(M) 4176 x 2784\n\n(S) 2784 x 1856
Total MegaPixels:21.56

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
HDMI connector type:Mini
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
PictBridge: Yes
USB connector:Micro-USB B
USB connector type:Micro-USB B
USB version:3.0

Shutter

Camera shutter type:Electronic
Fastest camera shutter speed:1/8000
Slowest camera shutter speed:30

Technical Details

Image processor:EXPEED 5
Self-timer: Yes

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Full HD: Yes
HD type:4K Ultra HD
Maximum Video Resolution:3840 x 2160
Resolution at capture speed:1920x1080@24fps, 1920x1080@25fps, 1920x1080@30fps, 1920x1080@50fps, 1920x1080@60fps, 3840x2160@25fps, 3840x2160@30fps / 3840x2160@24fps, 1920x1080@24fps, 1920x1080@25fps, 1920x1080@30fps, 1920x1080@50fps, 1920x1080@60fps, 3840x2160@25fps, 3840x2160@30fps
Video recording: Yes
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160

Viewfinder

Magnification:1
Viewfinder Type:Optical

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.1
Height :11.5
Lens diameter:8
Lens length:8.55
Lens weight:480
Weight:760
Width:14.7