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Nikon unveils Z6, Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras

By: Ajaay Srinivasan, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi Last updated : December 26, 2018 4:03 pm

This is the first time Nokia has introduced a new mount to its imaging equipment since 1958 and the Z mount has come out and become the largest full-frame mirrorless mount in the market. The diameter of the mount us 55mm which is 17 percent larger than Nikon’s F-series DSLR and has 65 percent smaller flange.
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A month after unveiling the world’s longest optical zoom camera, Nikon is now finally entering full-frame mirrorless camera business with the new Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 cameras. The Nikon Z6 and Z7 will retail body-only for an upwards of $2,000 (approx. Rs 1,40,200) and $3,400 (approx. Rs 2,38,400)respectively. The same bundled with a 24-70mm f/4 lens will come at $2,600 (approx. Rs 1,82,300) and $4,000 (approx. Rs 2,80,400) respectively for the Z6 and Z7. 

 

This is the first time Nokia has introduced a new mount to its imaging equipment since 1958 and the Z mount has come out and become the largest full-frame mirrorless mount in the market. The diameter of the mount us 55mm which is 17 percent larger than Nikon’s F-series DSLR and has 65 percent smaller flange. 

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Nikon Z6 full-frame mirrorless camera

 

The Nikon Z6 is based on the Nikon D750 DSLR and features a 24.5MP sensor with an ISO range of 100-51,200 natively. The camera supports hybrid phase detection autofocus which covers 90 percent of the sensor across 273 points and supports continuous video recording at 120fps. 

 

Nikon Z7 full-frame mirrorless camera

 

The Z7, on the other hand, is based on the Nikon D850 camera and has a larger 45.7MP full-frame sensor with hybrid PDAF that covers as much as 90 percent of the sensor across 493 points. The device supports a native ISO range of 64-25,600 and can capture 9 full frame images per second. 

 

Weighing in at 675 grams, both Z series cameras come with inbuilt image stabilisation with up to 5 stops efficiency. The device will also be able to capture 4K videos at a resolution of 3,840 x 2,160 pixels at frame rates of 24fps, 25fps and 30fps. 

 

There are electronic viewfinders in both the camera that feature 3.6M dot resolutions as well as an EN-EL15b battery that will last to up to 330 shots on the Z7 and 310 shots on the Z6. The cameras also come with a 3.2-inch LCD touchscreen with 2.1M dot resolution and built-in WiFi for syncing media files to smartphone and laptops on the go. 

 

The Nikon Z6 and Z7 will retail body-only for an upwards of $2,000 (approx. Rs 1,40,200) and $3,400 (approx. Rs 2,38,400)respectively. The same bundled with a 24-70mm f/4 lens will come at $2,600 (approx. Rs 1,82,300) and $4,000 (approx. Rs 2,80,400) respectively for the Z6 and Z7. 

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