Nikon Coolpix P500 review

A 36x super-zoom bridge camera with a 12.1 megapixel back illuminated CMOS sensor

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Product Type
Compact Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Effective Camera Resolution
12.1 Megapixel
USB
Yes
Wide Angle
No
PictBridge
Yes
Product Family
Coolpix P
Image Stabilization
Optical, Electronic
Colour
Black
Optical Zoom
36x
Digital Zoom
4x
Brand Name
Nikon
Features
Continuous Shooting Mode, Aperture Priority
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
QuickTime MOV
Viewfinder Type
No
Weight (Approximate)
494 g
Flash Memory Capacity
102 MB
Minimum Focus Distance
10 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
4000 x 3000
Maximum Frame Rate
240 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Total Camera Resolution
12.8 Megapixel
HD Movie Mode
Yes
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height
83.7 mm
Width
115.5 mm
Depth
102.5 mm
Product Series
P
Focal Length
4 mm to 144 mm
Image Formats
JPEG
Audio Formats
WAV
Focus Modes
Auto
Manufacturer
Nikon Corporation
Product Model
P500
Product Name
Coolpix P500 Compact Camera
Product Line
Coolpix
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
VMA670E1
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.nikon.co.uk
Marketing Information

A superb performer with incredible range, the compact COOLPIX P500 boasts an astounding 36x zoom, a tilting LCD monitor and full HD movie recording. Offering ultra wide-angle to super-telephoto coverage, the impressive 36 x zoom combines with the back illuminated CMOS image sensor to deliver stunning images from anywhere - and in any light.

Battery Life
220 Shot/1.33 Hour Video
Package Contents
  • Coolpix P500 Compact Camera
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery EN-EL5
  • Charging AC Adapter EH-69
  • USB Cable UC-E6
  • Audio Video Cable EG-CP16
  • Camera Strap AN-CP21
  • Lens Cap LC-CP23
  • CD-ROM
Display Resolution
921000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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