LCD and Viewfinder
Nikon DL24-500 has a Fully Articulated 3" LCD screen with a resolution of 1,037k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips. For those of you who loves shooting self portraits or group photos, Nikon DL24-500 will make your life easier with its Selfie friendly
DL24-500 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder. The viewfinder has a resolution of 2,359kdots and coverage of 97%. 97% coverage means that what you see in your viewfinder while shooting will slightly be different from the actual image.
Max Shutter speed
Nikon DL24-500 can shoot continuously at max speed of 60.0 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec
. DL24-500 also has an electronic shutter which can shoot silently at max speed of 1/16000s
. One thing to keep in mind is that electronic shutter may cause rolling shutter effects on your images in certain conditions.
DL24-500 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Nikon DL24-500 features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 171 points to choose from. Nikon DL24-500 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Nikon DL24-500, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 3840 x 2160 at 30p,25p fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. This means that Nikon DL24-500 provides 4K (Ultra-HD)
video, highest resolution that is available in the market today. When viewed on a 4K screen, you will be amazed by the level of details and the crispness.It is also a big step up from its predecessor
which has a max video resolution of only. If you are thinking of upgrading your and shoot a lot of video, this is a big factor to consider in favor of DL24-500.
DL24-500 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker. Nikon DL24-500 also has a port for an external microphone so you can record high quality sound with the help of an external microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
Nikon DL24-500 features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi)
connectivity ( Wi-Fi with NFC and constant connection via Bluetooth) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection. With its NFC
feature, DL24-500 can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.Nikon DL24-500's Bluetooth
connectivity feature comes handy for connecting other devices that supports it. One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our DL24-500. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect DL24-500 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Nikon DL24-500 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 290 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Large Sensor Compact type cameras is 302 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Large Sensor Superzoom Cameras
Sony RX10 III with its 420shots is the model with longest battery life among Large Sensor Superzoom cameras. Check the comparison of Nikon DL24-500 vs Sony RX10 III or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Nikon DL24-500 Features Compared to Main Competitors