LCD and Viewfinder
Nikon P520 has a Fully Articulated 3.2" LCD screen with a resolution of 921k dots. The Nikon P520's 3.2" screen is larger than average and its resolution is up to the class standarts.
For those of you who loves shooting self portraits or group photos, Nikon P520 will make your life easier with its Selfie friendly
P520 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder.
Max Shutter speed
Nikon P520 can shoot continuously at max speed of 7 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec
Unfortunately P520 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Nikon P520 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 9 points to choose from.
With Nikon P520, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 and save in and formats. Full HD resolution of Nikon P520 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video
P520 also a high speed mode where it captures videos at 120 fps for ultra slow motion videos. P520 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Nikon P520 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a DSLR-Like camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 or Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Nikon P520 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 200 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of DSLR-Like type cameras is 353 shots, Nikon P520 has a short battery life for its class so we strongly recommend P520 owners to buy some extra batteries.
Battery Life Comparison in Small Sensor Superzoom Cameras
Fujifilm HS35EXR with its 600shots is the model with longest battery life among Small Sensor Superzoom cameras. Check the comparison of Nikon P520 vs Fujifilm HS35EXR or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Nikon P520 Features Compared to Main Competitors