Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Nikon Coolpix B500 Comparison



Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R 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 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II and Nikon Coolpix B500. While Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has 35mm sensor, Nikon Coolpix B500 has 1/2.3 inch sensor and 42.4 has a 42.4 MP and Nikon Coolpix B500 has a 16.1 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Nikon Coolpix B500
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Front Nikon Coolpix B500 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Nikon
Megapixels 42.4 16.1
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 35mm 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 1.0x n/a
AA Filter Optional None
Image Resolution 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 125 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Startup Time 1.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection/contrast-detection): Wide (399 points for PDAF, 25 points for CDAF), Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot, Lock-on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot) Contrast Detection: Center, Face priority, Manual with 99 focus areas, Subject tracking, Target Finding AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200*, 6400*; *Available when using Auto mode
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/1500 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 24 7
AW Buffer Size 23
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 921,000 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.39-type, 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.74x magnification, 18.4mm eyepoint (CIPA), -4.0 to +3.0m-1 diopter
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/60i/50p/50i/30p/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (60i/50i/30p/25p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo MP4 (Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC stereo)
Memory Card Type MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / 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 No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000
Internal connections Multi Micro USB, Micro HDMI (Type D), 3.5mm stereo microphone jack Micro (Type-D) HDMI
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 200 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Alkaline, Lithium disposables; NiMH rechargeables
Weight 17.9 oz (507 g) includes batteries 19.1 oz (541 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.8 in. (113 x 65 x 72 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 3.8 in. (114 x 78 x 96 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $3,298.00 Buy from Amazon for $256.95
Release Date 2015-11-15 2016-04-15