Nikon announced that it will be releasing a new SLR digital camera, which has the performance of their new D5 flagship, but features a sleek and compact body according to the company.
Featuring the same 153-point autofocus system, the D500 can focus on moving subjects at up to 10 frames per seconds, with a 20.9 megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor and the EXPEED 5 image processing engine, it is capable of capturing up to 200 high-speed continuous shots in the JPEG format or 14-bit lossless compressed RAW.
It also has ISO ranges from 100 to 512,000, and is expandable to 1,640,000.
Alongside this, the camera is also capable of shooting video in a 4K UHD format, at a 3,840 x 2,160 resolution at 30p, 25p or 24p.
It can also record video at 1080p at 60p.
There’s also a 3.2-inch tilting touchscreen display, that can display shots at a 2359k-dot resolution. Users can also output photos via SnapBridge over Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.
The Nikon D500 camera will be available in March for $2,000 by itself, or bundeled with the AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-80mm f/3.5-5.6 G ED VR lens for around $3,100.