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Nikon Coolpix B500 Bridge Camera Black

Nikon Coolpix B500 Bridge Camera Black

Product Code: 3014671K


The black Nikon Coolpix B500 bridge camera captures great imagery thanks to its'' 16MP CMOS sensor, 40x optical zoom, full HD video, a large 3 tilting LCD screen and it''s powered by AA batteries.

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Nikon Coolpix B500 bridge camera in black SUMMARY

  • 16MP Backside illumination CMOS sensor
  • 40x optical zoom, extendable to 80x Dynamic Fine Zoom, and side zoom control, and Snap-back zoom button
  • Full HD 1080p 60i video
  • High-performance Vibration Reduction
  • 3" (7.5 cm) 921k-dot tilting LCD monitor 
  • Target finding AF
  • Mode dial
  • Snapbridge connectivity 
  • Powered by AA batteries
  • Comfortable grip and lightweight design

Nikon Coolpix B500 in plum

Product features in detail


The Nikon Coolpix B500 has a 16 megapixel Backside illumination CMOS sensor which captures outstanding high resolution images.


The high quality NIKKOR lens of the Coolpix B500 features a 40x optical zoom which is extendable to 80x Dynamic Fine Zoom and covers from wide-angle 22.5mm to super-telephoto 900mm viewing angles (35mm equivalent).

Video and Vibration Reduction (VR)

The B500 can record Full HD movies at 1080p 60p and ensures they are super-steady and blur-free, thanks to the 4-axis Hybrid Vibration Reduction (VR) that combines Electronic VR and Lens-shift VR, even when fully zoomed in. Additionally, you can save still images when recording video.

LCD monitor

The Nikon B500 features a large 3 inch (7.5 centimetre) 921k-dot tilting LCD monitor which offers a wide viewing angle and consumes minimal power. it is anti-reflection and anti-fingerprint acrylic coated, and has 5 brightness levels.

Target finding AF

Target finding autofocus technology analyses your shooting environment and quickly identifies your subject; all you need to do is aim the B500 at your subject and it will predict where to focus. Target finding AF works equally well for off-centre subjects as those in the centre, and active focus areas are automatically set in relation to the size of your subject.

Mode dial

The Nikon B500 includes a mode dial which lets you access regularly used functions such as Auto, Scene Mode, or sports mode so changing settings is quick and simple.


Nikon's SnapBridge lets you easily transfer your files to your smart device and share them instantly. It keep a continuous low-power connection, and also lets you control the main camera functions with your phone, keep it updated, and a lot more.

Power and design

The B500 is powered by AA batteries, which can be found worldwide and, being a lightweight design, makes for an ideal travel camera. It is ergonomically designed for a stable grip and weighs just 542g, including an SD card and batteries.

What else is included in the box?

  • Camera Strap
  • LR6/L40 (AA-size) Alkaline Batteries (x4)
  • LC-CP31 Lens Cap (with cord)
  • UC-E16 USB Cable

Optional Accessories

  • Nikon BlackRapid Quick-Draw S AN-SBR3 Strap
  • Nikon Premium Bridge Case CS-P12
  • Nikon AC Adapter EH-67
  • Nikon Strap AH-CP1
  • Nikon Battery Charger MH-73
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Offer Category: Digital Cameras
Offer Product Type: Bridge Cameras
Model: Nikon Coolpix B500
AE Bracketing: N/A
Autofocus Modes: N/A
Articulated Screen: N/A
Aperture priority: N/A
Battery: N/A
Built-in flash: Yes
Battery Life (CIPA): 600
Camera CIPA image stabilization rating: N/A
Colour: N/A
Continuous drive (fps): 7.4
Custom white balance: Yes
Digital zoom: Yes
Effective pixels (megapixels): 16
Environmental Sealing: N/A
Exposure compensation: N/A
External flash: N/A
Flash range (metres): 6.90 m (Auto ISO)
Focal length (equiv.): 22.5 - 900 mm
Focal length multiplier: N/A
Flash modes: N/A
HDMI Port: N/A
Headphone port: N/A
Height (mm): 78
Length (mm): 95
Width (mm): 114
Weight (g): N/A
Weight (inc. batteries) (g): 541
Image ratio w:h: N/A
Camera Image stabilization: N/A
ISO: Auto, 80 - 3200
JPEG quality levels: N/A
Live view: Yes
Camera Lens mount: N/A
Manual exposure mode: N/A
Maximum shutter speed (electronic): N/A
Maximum ISO: 3200
Maximum ISO (boosted): N/A
Max resolution: N/A
Maximum shutter speed (seconds): N/A
Maximum aperture: 3.00
Manual focus: N/A
Microphone: N/A
Microphone port: N/A
Camera Minimum focus distance (cm): 30
Minimum ISO: 80
Minimum ISO (boosted): N/A
Minimum macro focus distance (cm): 1
Minimum shutter speed (seconds): N/A
Metering modes: N/A
Number of focus points: N/A
Number of white balance presets: 5
Optical zoom multiplier: 40.0
Orientation sensor: Yes
Other resolutions: N/A
Processor: N/A
Remote control: N/A
Screen dots: 921000
Screen size: N/A
Screen type: N/A
Self-timer: Yes
Shutter priority: N/A
Speaker: N/A
Sensor photo detectors (megapixels): 17.00
Sensor size: N/A
Sensor type: N/A
Storage types: N/A
Subject / scene modes: Yes
Timelapse recording: N/A
Touchscreen: N/A
Camera Type: N/A
Uncompressed format: N/A
Camera USB: N/A
USB charging: N/A
Viewfinder coverage: N/A
Viewfinder magnification: N/A
Viewfinder resolution: N/A
Viewfinder type: N/A
Video formats: N/A
Video Mode Categories: N/A
Video Modes: N/A
WB Bracketing: N/A
Wireless: N/A
Notes: N/A

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Condition guide

Our used products are subject to wear and tear in comparison to brand new products. This also applies to accessories that are supplied with the camera including batteries which may have a lower optimum performance level/life expectancy.

  • Like New – The equipment is in a condition as if you have just bought it from the manufacturer. The item is still considered to be ‘Like New’ even without the original packaging. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect working order.
  • Excellent – The equipment should be close to being ‘Like New’ but there may be some small cosmetic blemishes that lower its grade. The product has been fully tested and is in perfect excellent order.
    • Cameras – Should have no marks on the LCD screen
    • Lenses – Should have no marks on the elements or dust within the lens
  • Very Good – The equipment may have some slight cosmetic wear to the paintwork and cosmetic blemishes  with only light signs of use and the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – The LCD screen may have small signs of wear that does not affect its display
    • Lenses – The mount of the lens will start to show signs of wear
  • Good – The equipment is showing more obvious signs of cosmetic wear and blemishes, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen may have scratches or wear that is starting to affect the display.
    • Lenses – May have slight dust inside that does not affect images. The mount shows signs of use.
  • Well Used – The equipment will show significant signs of wear. The paintwork will be coming away in large areas exposing the metal work, but the product has been fully tested and is in great working order.
    • Cameras – LCD screen is heavily worn either by de-lamination or has scratches to it. Rubber grips are starting to come away from the body.
    • Lenses – The lens has dust inside that may affect images. The rubber zoom/focus ring is coming away from the barrel of the lens.

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