Nikon Z 7 Specifications

SpecificationsNikon Z 7
  Nikon Z 7
Year Introduced2018
Megapixels45.7
Total Pixels46.9
Sensor Size35.9 x 23.9mm
Pixel Dimensions8256 x 5504
Pixel Size4.35µm
Diffraction-Limited Aperturef/7.0
Aspect Ratio3:2
Sensor StabilizationY
Sensor CleaningImage sensor cleaning
Lens MountNikon Z
FOVCF1.0x
Image ProcessorEXPEED 6
 
Autofocus  
TypeHybrid phase-detection/contrast AF with AF assist
Points493
Working RangeEV-2 to EV+19 (EV-4 to EV+19 with low-light AF)
ModesAutofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); continuous-servo AF (AF-C); full-time AF (AF-F; available only in movie mode); predictive focus tracking
Manual focus (M): Electronic rangefinder can be used
Point SelectionPinpoint, Single-Point, Dynamic-area AF, Wide-area AF (S), Wide-area AF (L), Auto-area AF
Pinpoint and Dynamic-area AF available in photo mode only
PredictiveYes
Assist BeamAF illuminator
MicroadjustmentYes
 
Exposure Control  
Metering ModesMatrix metering, Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 12 mm circle in center of frame; weighting can instead be based on average of entire frame, Spot metering: Meters 4 mm circle (about 1.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point, Highlight-weighted metering
Metering Range-3 to +17 EV
Exposure Comp-5 to +5 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV available in modes P, S, A, and M
AEB
ISO SensitivityISO 64 - 25,600 in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV, Can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, or 1 EV (ISO 32 equivalent) below ISO 64 or to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 102,400 equivalent) above, ISO 25,600; auto ISO sensitivity control available
Shutter Speed1/8000 to 30 sec. in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV, bulb, time, X200
WB SettingsAuto (3 types), Choose color temperature (2,500 K–10,000 K), Cloudy, Direct sunlight, Flash, Fluorescent (7 types), Incandescent, Natural light auto, Preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored), all with fine-tuning, Shade
Custom WBYes, 6 settings can be registered
WB BracketingYes
 
Viewfinder  
Type1.27-cm/0.5-in. approx. 3690k-dot (Quad VGA) OLED
CoverageApprox. 100%
MagnificationApprox. 0.80x
EyepointApprox. 21mm
Focusing Screen
Information
DOF PreviewYes (via settings or Fn Button)
Eyepiece Shutter
 
LCD  
Type3.2" (8cm), approx. 2100k-dot tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD
CoverageApprox. 100%
Viewing AngleApprox. 170°
Coating
Brightness AdjAdjustable to one of 11 levels
Display Options(1) Quick Control Screen
(2) Camera settings
(3) Electronic Level
 
Flash  
Built-in GNN/A (ISO 100, meters)
Built-in CoverageN/A
Built-in Recycle TimeN/A
ModesFront-curtain sync, Rear-curtain sync, Red-eye reduction, Red-eye reduction with slow sync, Slow rear-curtain sync, Slow sync, Off
X-Sync1/200sec
Exposure Compensation-3 to +1 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV available
Hot Shoe/PC TerminalYes / No
External Flash CompNikon Speedlight
External Flash ControlVia camera setting/ flash setting menu
 
Shooting  
Shooting ModesAuto, Programmed auto with flexible program (P), Shutter-priority auto (S), Aperture-priority auto (A), Manual (M), User settings (U1, U2, U3)
Picture StylesAuto, Flat, Landscape, Monochrome, Neutral, Portrait, Standard, Vivid, Creative Picture Controls
Image ProcessingDistortion Control
D-Lighting
Image Overlay
NEF (raw) Processing
Perspective Control
Red-eye Reduction
Resize
Side by Side Comparison
Straighten
Trim
Trim Movie
Drive ModesSingle frame, Low-speed continuous, High-speed continuous, High-speed continuous (extended), Self-timer
Continuous ShootingMax approx. 5.5 fps with AF (9 fps with AE fixed)
Shutter Lag
Viewfinder Blackout
 
Live View  
TypeElectronic viewfinder with image sensor
CoverageApprox. 100% (horizontally and vertically)
FrameRate
FocusingAutofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); continuous-servo AF (AF-C); full-time AF (AF-F; available only in movie mode); predictive focus tracking
Manual focus (M): Electronic rangefinder can be used
MeteringMatrix metering, Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 12 mm circle in center of frame; weighting can instead be based on average of entire frame, Spot metering: Meters 4 mm circle (about 1.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point, Highlight-weighted metering
Display Options
 
File Information  
Still ImageTypeCompliant with DCF (Design Rule for Camera File System) 2.0
EXIF 2.31 (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras)
RAW+JPEG Simultaneous RecYes, RAW + various JPEG compression possible
Image SizeFX-format: (L) 8,256 x 5,504, (M) 6,192 x 4,128, (S) 4,128 x 2,752
DX-format: (L) 5,408 x 3,600, (M) 4,048 x 2,696, (S) 2,704 x 1,800
5:4 (30 x 24): (L) 6,880 x 5,504, (M) 5,152 x 4,120, (S) 3,440 x 2,752
1:1 (24 x 24): (L) 5,504 x 5,504, (M) 4,128 x 4,128, (S) 2,752 x 2,752
16:9 (24 x 24): (L) 8,256 x 4,640, (M) 6,192 x 3,480, (S) 4,128 x 2,320
Photographs taken during movie recording at a frame size of 4K: 3,840 x 2,160
Photographs taken during movie recording at FHD: 1,920 x 1,080
Movie TypeMOV/MP4, H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding, Linear PCM AAC Stereo Audio
Movie Size4K UHD 3,840 x 2,160 - 30/25/24 fps
Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 - 120/100/60/50/30/25/24 fps
Slow-motion: Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 30p x 4/25p x 4/24p x 5
Actual frame rates for 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively
Quality selection available at all sizes except 3,840 x 2,160, 1,920 x 1,080 120p/100p, and 1,920 x 1,080 slow-mo, when quality is fixed at high
Movie Length29 minutes 59 seconds
Each movie will be recorded across up to 8 files of up to 4 GB each.
 
Other Information  
Wireless FeaturesBuilt-in Wi-Fi, Low-energy Bluetooth and NFC
GPSVia the SnapBridge app
Custom Functions38 Custom Settings
LCD Panel / IlluminationYes / Yes
Water & Dust ResistanceYes
Sound MemoNo
Orientation SensorYes
Playback ZoomYes
Display FormatsAuto Image Rotation, Full-frame and Thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images), Highlights, Histogram Display, Location Data Display, Movie Playback, Photo and/or Movie Slide Shows, Photo Information, Picture Rating, Playback with Playback Zoom, Playback Zoom Cropping
 
Interface  
Computer InterfaceSuperSpeed USB (USB 3.0 Type-C connector)
Other InterfaceAudio input: Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter; plug-in power supported)
HDMI output: Type C mini-pin HDMI connector
Headphone Connector (3.5mm diameter)
Ten-pin remote terminal: Can be used with MC-DC2 and other optional accessories
 
Memory  
Memory TypeXQD memory card
 
Batteries & Power  
BatteryEN-EL15b Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
Battery LifeApprox. 330 shots
Battery Indicator
Power Saving
Power Supply Battery ChargersEH-7P Charging AC Adapter
EH-5c/EH-5b AC adapter (requires EP-5B power connector, available separately)
 
Physical Specs  
Body Materials
Shutter Durability Rating200,000
Operating Environment0–40 °C (32–104 °F), less than 85% humidity
Dimensions Inches5.3 x 4.0 x 2.7" (134.0 x 100.5 x 67.5mm)
CIPA Weight20.7 oz (585 g)
 
Accessories  
Viewfinder
Camera Case
Wireless File TransmitterBuilt-in
Compatible LensesZ mount NIKKOR lenses, F mount NIKKOR lenses with mount adapter; restrictions may apply
Compatible FlashNikon SB-R200, SB-300, SB-400,SB-500, SB-600, SB-700, SB-800, SB-900, SB-910, SB-5000, R1, R1C1
Battery Grip
RemoteMC-DC2
Other
 
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