Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II vs Nikon Coolpix B500 Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II vs Nikon Coolpix B500.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II and Nikon Coolpix B500. While Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II has 1 inch sensor, Nikon Coolpix B500 has 1/2.3 inch sensor and 20.1 has a 20.1 MP and Nikon Coolpix B500 has a 16.1 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II Nikon Coolpix B500
  Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ1000 II Front Nikon Coolpix B500 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Nikon
Megapixels 20.1 16.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 2.7x n/a
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 125 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Startup Time
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection / Tracking / 49-area / Custom Multi / 1-area (flexible / scalable) / Pinpoint Contrast Detection: Center, Face priority, Manual with 99 focus areas, Subject tracking, Target Finding AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/1500 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 7
AW Buffer Size 20
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,240,000 dots 921,000 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF type; 2359K-dot XGA OLED, Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 1.98x / 0.74x (35mm equiv.), Eye Sensor
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p) 1920x1080 (60i/50i/30p/25p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC stereo)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000s with mechanical shutter; flash not supported with electronic shutter
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm Remote Jack, 3.5mm External Mic Jack Micro (Type-D) HDMI
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 290 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Alkaline, Lithium disposables; NiMH rechargeables
Weight 28.5 oz (808 g) includes batteries 19.1 oz (541 g) includes batteries
Size 5.4 x 3.8 x 5.2 in. (136 x 97 x 132 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 3.8 in. (114 x 78 x 96 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $897.99 Buy from Amazon for $256.95
Release Date 2019-03-15 2016-04-15