Nikon Coolpix B500 Specs

Announced Feb 23, 2016 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | 23 – 900 mm (40×)
Price
MSRP $299
Body type
Body type SLR-like (bridge)
Sensor
Max resolution 4608 x 3456
Image ratio w:h 4:3
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 17 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor type BSI-CMOS
Image
ISO Auto, 80-3200
White balance presets 5
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization Optical
Uncompressed format No
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 22.5–900 mm
Optical zoom 40×
Maximum aperture F3–6.5
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus No
Normal focus range 30 cm (11.81)
Macro focus range 1 cm (0.39)
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3
Screen dots 921,000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 1 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Aperture priority No
Shutter priority No
Manual exposure mode No
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 6.90 m (at Auto ISO)
External flash No
Continuous drive 7.4 fps
Self-timer Yes (2, 5, 10 secs)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60i, 50i, 30p, 25p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p), 640 x 480 (30p, 25p)
Format MPEG-4, H.264
Videography notes High speed modes: 1080/15p and 12.5p, 480/100p and 125p
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage included 20MB
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (micro-HDMI)
Microphone port No
Headphone port No
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes Has 'always on' Bluetooth to maintain connection
Remote control Yes (via smartphone)
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery AA
Battery description Four AA batteries (alkaline, lithium, NiMH)
Battery Life (CIPA) 600
Weight (inc. batteries) 541 g (1.19 lb / 19.08 oz)
Dimensions 114 x 78 x 95 mm (4.49 x 3.07 x 3.74)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
GPS None
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