Last night Samsung Philippines officially launched the revolutionary compact yet specs heavy and feature packed NX500 mirrorless camera. It has a near identical design of the popular and great performing NX1 with an much improved overall performance.
|The Impressive NX500|
It is designed to take very high resolution photos at very fast shooting speed, great precision, superb image quality and advanced usability built for everyone who loves taking photos. It's perfect for capturing high speed adventures and sports moments, landscape photography, taking a good portrait or simply just anything you want to shoot.
|Side view of the camera|
|Top view of the camera showing the controls|
The NX500 utilizes a high end 28.2 MP BSI sensor with back-side illuminated APS-C sensor to produce wider dynamic range and richer gradation. It also has 14 bit RAW image output support to provide loss-less images. It also comes with a DRIMe 5 Imaging Processor that's 2.8 times faster than its predecessor that can provide amazing colors and enhanced image quality to give images to life.
|Mr. Xander Angeles, the brand ambassador of Samsung NX500|
Then the most interesting feature of this camera is the Hybrid Autofocus System which can let you do an on surface phase detection focus with give you 9 FPS continuous shooting. The NX500 also has the Samsung Auto Shot 205 AF Phase detect that can intuitively allow you to take any moment whether it's moving or a split second when you do group jumps precisely at 60 FPS continuous shooting.
Samsung NX500 Specs
- Display: 3 Inches Touchscreen Tilting AMOLED LCD
- Camera resolution: 28.2 Megapixel
- Video resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Memory storage capacity: up to 32GB SDHC
- Sensor description: CMOS, 23.5 x 15.7 mm
- Battery: ED-BP1130 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack, 7.6 VDC, 1130 mAh
- Price: PHP 39,990
|The tilt-able AMOLED screen|
The NX500 also has 4K UHD video recording and an FWVGA tilt-able AMOLED screen suitable for taking selfies. Lastly it has the wireless connection feature that makes it very easy to transfer images from one device to another even without the need of WiFi connection.