Nikon D500 vs Nikon Df

Compare Nikon D500 and Nikon Df specifications like camera pixel, image sensor, focus, exposure, dimension, weight, monitor size, iso sensitivity, sensor size, shutter speed, supported video, image formats and white balace.
By: ProductPlus Team · Published On: Apr 21, 2016

Nikon D500

Nikon Df

Nikon D500 specification
Nikon Df specification
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Dimension and Weight
Dimension: 147 mm x 115 mm x 81 mm
Weight: 760 gm
Dimension: 143.5 mm x 110 mm x 66.5 mm
Weight: 710 gmLighter
Image Sensor
Effective Pixel: 20.9 millionMore MP
Total Pixel: 21.56 million
Sensor Size: 23.5 mm x 15.7 mm
Sensor Format: DX
Dust Reduction: Dust Off reference Image
Effective Pixel: 16.2 million
Total Pixel: 16.6 million
Sensor Size: 36.0 mm x 23.9 mmBigger Sensor
Sensor Format: CMOS
Dust Reduction: Image sensor cleaning
Supported File Types
  • 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
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline Compliant; can be selected from Size Priority and Optimal Quality
  • 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
  • TIFF (RGB)
View Finder
Type: Eye-level Pentaprism Single-Lens Reflex Viewfinder
Coverage:
  • DX (24x16): 100% Horizontal and 100% Vertical (Approx.)
  • 1.3x (18x12): 98% Horizontal and 98% Vertical (Approx.)
Magnification:
  • 1.0x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, –1.0 m–1) (Approx.)
Eye Point:
  • 16mm (-1.0 m¯¹)
Diopter Adjustment:
  • -2.0 to +1.0m¯¹
Mirror: Quick-return type
Type: Eye-level Pentaprism Single-Lens Reflex Viewfinder
Coverage:
  • FX (36x24): 100% Horizontal and 100% Vertical (Approx.)
  • DX (24x16): 97% Horizontal and 97% Vertical (Approx.)
Magnification:
  • 0.70x (Approx.)
Eye Point:
  • 15 mm (-1.0m¯¹)
Diopter Adjustment:
  • Built-in diopter adjustment (-3 to +1 m¯¹)
Mirror: Quick-return type
Shutter
Type: Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane mechanical shutter
Speed:
  • 1/8000 to 30 sec. in steps of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV, Bulb, Time, X250
Faster Shutter Speed
Release:
  • Continuous low-speed [CL] mode
  • Continuous high-speed [CH] mode
  • Mirror-up [Mup] mode
  • Quiet Shutter Release
  • Quiet Continuous Release
  • Self-timer Mode
  • Single-frame [S] mode
Type: Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane
Speed:
  • 1/4000 to 4 sec. in steps of 1 EV (1/4000 to 30 sec. in steps of 1/3 EV with main command dial), bulb, time, X200
Release:
  • Continuous low-speed [CL] mode; 1-5 frames per second
  • Continuous high-speed [CH] mode; 5.5 frames per second
  • Mirror-up [Mup] mode
  • Quiet Shutter Release
  • Self-timer Mode
  • Single-frame [S] mode
Exposure
Metering System: TTL exposure metering using approximately 180K (180,000) pixels RGB sensor
Metering Range:
  • -3 ± 20 EV (Matrix or center-weighted metering)
  • 0 to 20 EV (Highlight-weighted metering)
Metering System: TTL exposure metering using 2,016-pixel RGB sensor
Metering Range:
  • 0 to 20 EV (3D color matrix or center-weighted metering)
  • 2 to 20 EV (spot metering)
ISO Sensitivity
  • ISO 100 - 51,200
Higher ISO
  • ISO 100 - 12,800
  • Lo-1 (ISO 50)
  • Hi-4 (ISO 204,800)
Focus
Auto Focus System: Nikon Advanced Multi-CAM 20K autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection and fine-tuning, and 153 focus points
Focusing Modes:
  • Continuous-servo (AF-C)
  • Face-Priority AF available in Live View only and D-Movie only
  • Full-time Servo (AF-F) available in Live View only
  • Manual (M) with electronic rangefinder
  • Normal area
  • Single-servo AF (AF-S)
  • Wide area
Focus Points:
  • Number of AF points: 25, 72 and 153 (3D-tracking)
Auto Focus System: Nikon Multi-CAM 4800 autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection
Focusing Modes:
  • Auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A)
  • Continuous-servo (AF-C)
  • Face-Priority AF
  • Full-time Servo (AF-A) available in Live View only
  • Manual (M) with electronic rangefinder
  • Normal area
  • Single-servo AF (AF-S)
  • Wide area and subject tracking AF available in Live View only
Focus Points:
  • AF points: 9, 21, 39 and 39 (3D-tracking)
White Balance
  • Auto (3 types)
  • Choose color temperature (2500K–10000K)
  • Cloudy
  • Direct Sunlight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent (7 types)
  • Incandescent
  • Preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored, spot white balance measurement available during live view)
  • Auto (2 types)
  • Choose color temperature (2500K–10000K)
  • Cloudy
  • Direct Sunlight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent (7 types)
  • Incandescent
  • Incandescent
  • Shade
Live View
  • Photography Live View Mode
  • Movie Live View Mode
  • Photography Live View Mode
Video
Supported Formats:
  • MOV (H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding)
Frame Rates:
  • 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 25 fps
  • 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 24 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 60 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 50 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 30 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 25 fps
  • Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 24 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 60 fps
  • HD 1,280x720 / 50 fps
4K Video
Supported Formats:
  • Not Available
Frame Rates:
  • Not Available
Monitor
Size: 3.2 in. diagonalSame Monitor Size
Resolution 2,359,000 Dots
Size: 3.2 in. diagonalSame Monitor Size
Resolution 921,000 Dots