Nikon D500 Review

The Nikon D500 is a 20.9-megapixel semi-professional digital single-lens reflex camera using a crop-format sensor. It was announced by Nikon Corporation on 6 January 2016 along with the Nikon D5 FX format camera. It replaced the D300S as Nikon’s DX format flagship DSLR.


Nikon DX format 20.9 megapixel CMOS sensor

1.5x field of view crop

Large, bright viewfinder with 100% frame coverage and 1x magnification

Nikon EXPEED5 image processor

Magnesium alloy weather-sealed body

Nikon F-mount lenses

Active D-Lighting (three levels)

180K pixel RGB metering system.

Retouch menu includes filter type, hue, crop, D-lighting, Mono (Black and White, Cyanotype or Sepia)

Multi-CAM 20K autofocus module with 153 sensors in normal mode with 99 cross-type sensors. Of these points, 15 will work with any lens/teleconverter combination with a maximum aperture of f/8 or larger.

Of the 153 points, 55 are user-selectable; 35 of those points are cross-type, and 9 will work down to f/8.

Focus points’ low light performance -4EV (central focus point) -3EV (other 152 focus points)

Auto AF fine-tune Achieves focus tuning in liveview through automatic setting of adjustment value with a few button operations.

Live-View Mode

Built-in sensor cleaning (using ultrasound) helps to remove the dust from sensor

10 frame-per-second continuous shooting for up to 200 RAW images (14-bit lossless compressed RAW) and 79 RAW images (14 bit uncompressed RAW)

3.2 inch 2,359,000 dots tilting LCD touchscreen

10-pin remote and flash sync terminals on camera

ISO 100–51,200, selectable in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 stop increments. Additionally, ISO 50 to ISO 1,640,000 are available with ISO Boost.

Selectable in-camera ISO noise reduction, applied in post-processing.
No Built-in flash.

File formats include JPEG, TIFF, NEF (Nikon’s raw image format compressed and uncompressed), and JPEG+NEF (JPEG size/quality selectable)

The D500 can be set to automatically delay its shutter release to compensate for flickering electric lighting. It is the first Nikon camera to include this feature, which is notably absent from the professional D5 announced on the same date.

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