Nikon D500 Body Only

Quick Overview

  • 2 Year Nikon India Warranty
  • 20.9 Megapixel
  • ISO 100-ISO 51200 Sensitivity
  • CMOS Image Sensor
  • 3.2 inch LCD Screen
  • SUPC: SDL230036953

Sales Package Main Unit, Body Cap BF-1B, DSLR Bag, 64 GB Memory Card, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL15 with terminal cover, Battery Charger MH-25A, USB Cable Clip, HDMI Cable Clip, USB Cable UC-E22, Strap AN-DC17
Brand Nikon
Model D500
Color Black
Effective Angle of View Nikon DX format; Focal length in 35 mm (135) format equivalent to approx. 1.5 x that of lenses with FX format angle of view
Image Sensor Format DX
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 23.5 x 15.7 mm
Total Pixels 21.51 Million
Dust Reduction System Image sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (Capture NX-D software required)
Effective Pixels DX (24 x 16) image area (L) 5568 x 3712 (M) 4176 x 2784 (S) 2784 x 1856 1.3 x (18 x 12), Image area (L) 4272 x 2848 (M) 3200 x 2136 (S) 2128 x 1424, Photographs with image area of DX taken during movie recording (L) 5568 x 3128 (M) 4176 x 2344 (S) 2784 x 1560, Photographs with image area of 1.3 x taken during movie recording (L) 4272 x 2400 (M)3200 x 1800 (S)2128 x 1192, Photographs taken during movie recording at a frame size of 3840 x 2160, 3840 x 2160
File Format NEF (RAW): 12 or 14 bit (Lossless compressed, compressed, or uncompressed); Large, medium and small available (Medium and small images are recorded at a bit depth of 12 bits using lossless compression), TIFF (RGB); JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1 : 4), normal (approx. 1 : 8) or basic (approx. 1 : 16) compression; Optimal quality compression available, NEF (RAW) plus JPEG; Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
Picture Control System Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Flat, Selected Picture Control can be modified; Storage for custom Picture Controls
Media XQD, SD, SDHC (UHS-II compliant), SDXC (UHS-II compliant)
File System DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, Pict Bridge
View Finder Eye level pentaprism single lens reflex viewfinder
Frame Coverage DX (24 x 16) image area: Approx. 100 percent horizontal and 100 percent vertical; 1.3 x (18 x 12) image area: Approx. 98 percent horizontal and 98 percent vertical
Magnification Approx. 1.0 x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, -1.0 m (sup(-1))
Reflex Mirror Quick return type
Depth of Field Preview Pressing Pv button stops lens aperture down to value selected by user (A and M modes) or by camera (P and S modes)
Lens Servo Autofocus (AF); Single servo AF (AF-S); full time servo AF (AF-F); Manual focus (M)
AF Area Mode Face priority AF, Wide area AF, Normal area AF, Subject tracking AF
Autofocus Contrast detect AF anywhere in frame (Camera selects focus point automatically when face priority AF or subject tracking AF is selected)
Metering TTL exposure metering using main image sensor
Metering Method Matrix, Centre weighted or Highlight weighted
Frame Size (pixels) and Frame Rate 3840 x 2160 (4K UHD); 30p (progressive), 25p, 24p 1920 x 1080; 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p 1280 x 720; 60p, 50p Actual frame rates for 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25 and 23.976 fps respectively; (Fine) High quality available at all frame sizes; Normal quality available at all sizes except 3840 x 2160
ISO Sensitivity Exposure modes P, S and A: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to Hi 5) with selectable upper limit Exposure mode; M: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to Hi 5) available with selectable upper limit; Manual selection (ISO 100 to 51200 in steps of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV) with additional options available equivalent to approximately 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 EV (ISO 1640000 equivalent) above ISO 51200
Active D Lighting Can be selected from Extra high, High, Normal, Low or Off
Monitor Size 8 cm (3.2) Diagonal
Monitor Resolution Approx. 2359K dot, Tilting TFT touch sensitive LCD with 170 Degree viewing angle, Approximately 100 percent frame coverage and manual monitor brightness control
Lens Mount Nikon F Mount, (with AF coupling and AF contacts)
Compatible Lenses Compatible with AF NIKKOR lenses, including type G, E and D lenses (some restrictions apply to PC lenses) and DX lenses, AI-P NIKKOR lenses, and non CPU AI lenses (Exposure modes A and M only); IX NIKKOR lenses, lenses for the F3AF, and non AI lenses can not be used; The electronic rangefinder can be used with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster (the electronic rangefinder supports 15 focus points with lenses that have a maximum aperture of f/8 or faster of which 9 points are available for selection)
Type Electronically controlled vertical travel focal plane mechanical shutter; Electronic front curtain shutter available in mirror up release mode
Speed 1/8000to, 30s, in steps of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV Bulb Time x 250
Flash Sync Speed X equals to 1/250s; Synchronizes with shutter at 1/250 s or slower
Modes Photo live view, Movie live view
Self Timer 2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures at intervals of 0.5, 1, 2 or 3 s
Metering System TTL exposure metering using RGB sensor with approximately 180 K (180000) pixels
Metering Method Matrix: 3D color matrix metering III (Type G, E, and D lenses); Color matrix metering III (other CPU lenses); Color matrix metering available with non CPU lenses if user provides lens data centre weighted; Weight of 75 percent given to 8 mm circle in centre of frame; Diameter of circle can be changed to 6, 10, or 13 mm, or weighting can be based on average of entire frame (non CPU lenses use 8 mm circle); Spot: Meters 3.5 mm circle (about 2.5 percent of frame) centered on selected focus point (on centre focus point when non CPU lens is used); Highlight weighted: Available with type G, E, and D lenses
Range (ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 20 Degree C/68 Degree F) Matrix or centre weighted metering: -3 to plus 20 EV; Spot metering: 2 to 20 EV; Highlight weighted metering: 0 to 20 EV
Autofocus System Multi CAM 20 K autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, fine tuning and 153 focus points (including 99 cross type sensors and 15 sensors that support f/8) of which 55 (35 cross type sensors and 9 f/8 sensors) are available for selection
Manual Focus Yes
Focus Point 153, 153 focus points of which 55 or 15 are available for selection
AF Area Mode Single point AF, 25-, 72- or 153- point dynamic area AF; 3D Tracking; Group area AF, Auto area AF
Image Format NEF (RAW): 12-bit, Compressed JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1:4), Normal (approx. 1:8) or basic (approx. 1:16) Compression NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats; Exif (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras) 2.3
Video Format MOV; Video compression: H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding; Video output: NTSC, PAL
Audio Format AAC
Built-in-Flash Yes
Flash Compensation -3 to plus 1 EV in steps of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV
Flash Ready Indicator Lights when optional flash unit is fully charged; Flashes after flash is fired at full output
Flash Control TTL: i TTL flash control using RGB sensor with approximately 180 K (180000) pixels; i TTL balanced fill flash for digital SLR is used with matrix; Centre Weighted and highlight weighted metering; Standard i-TTL fill flash for digital SLR with spot metering
Flash Modes Fill flash, Slow Sync, Slow Sync with Red Eye Reduction, Rear-Curtain Sync, Rear Curtain with Slow Sync
White Balance Auto (3 types), Incandescent, Fluorescent (7 types), Direct sunlight, Flash, Cloudy, Shade, Preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored, spot white balance measurement available during live view), Choose color temperature (2500 K to 10000 K) all with fine tuning
Interface(USB Cable) Hi-Speed USB
Audio/Video Interface Audio input: Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter)
Data Transfer Protocol -
HDMI Type C mini-pin HDMI Connector
PictBridge Yes
Battery Optional MB-D17 multi power battery pack with one rechargeable Nikon EN-EL18a or EN-EL18 Li-ion battery (available separately); One rechargeable Nikon EN-EL15 Li-ion battery or eight AA alkaline, Ni-MH or lithium batteries; A BL-5 battery chamber cover is required when using EN-EL18a or EN-EL18 batteries
AC Adapter EH-5b AC adapter; Requires EP-5B power connector
Dimensions (WxHxD) Approx. 147 x 116 x 81 mm (5.8 x 4.6 x 3.2)
Weight Approx. 860 g (1 lb. 14.4 oz) with battery and XQD memory card but without body cap; Approx. 760 g (1 lb. 10.9 oz) (Camera body only)
Period 2 Year Manufacturer Warranty