Z series Mirrorless
Welcome to a new era of Nikon imaging. A system born from our unending quest for perfection. A system that opens a new dimension of possibilities. A system inspired by our past but designed for tomorrow.
A system only Nikon could create.
Meet the Overachievers
Welcome to the
future of imaging.
The ultimate in modern full-frame imaging. Maximum resolution. Revolutionary autofocus.
A versatile multi-media powerhouse. Fast speed. Brilliant low-light performance.
BSI FX-format Sensor
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Feel & Handling
A mirrorless camerathat feels like a Nikon.
Decades of refining camera design, at your fingertips.
Inspired by D850, Z series cameras embody the elegance, durability, handling and operation of award-winning Nikon DSLRsjust in a smaller package.
you can hold
A large, deep grip for balanced handling, even when using telephoto F-Mount Nikkor lenses. Comfortable ergonomics, thoughtful button placement and an easy to use GUI.
A touch of
Intuitive touchscreen control for navigating menus, adjusting settings, reviewing shots, selecting focus and even shooting photos and videos.
Lighter than comparable DSLR camera bodies with a thinner, more compact footprint.
Built with the same rugged Magnesium Alloy material and weather-sealing as Nikon professional DSLRs.
A clear, simple menu system thatll be familiar to existing Nikon DSLR shooters and easy to master for newcomers.
Step up to the latest in optical innovation with new Nikkor Z lenses or keep using the F-Mount Nikkor lenses you love*.
*Requires Mount Adapter FTZ
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Nikkor Z Lenses
The front line of the imaging revolution.
Meet the first in a new generation of Nikkor lenses. Designed around the new larger Z Mount and beautifully matched to Z series cameras, Nikkor Z lenses embody the ultimate in image quality with near-silent operationall in a smaller, lighter package.Explore New Nikkor Z Lenses
F-Mount Nikkor Lenses
The lenses you love, enhanced by Z.
With the optional Mount Adapter FTZ, Z series cameras are fully compatible with over 90 F-Mount Nikkor lenses, which retain all their sharpness, rendering power and functionality. Plus, they gain so much: smooth, fast Hybrid-AF*, silent shooting, in-camera VR and more. In total, approximately 360 F-Mount Nikkor lenses can be used.More About Lens Compatibility
*Full AF/AE supported when using FX or DX AF-S Type G/D/E, AF-P type G/E, AF-I type D and AF-S / AF-I Teleconverters
The most advanced
imaging system available.
The technology may be all new, but the ingenuity is all Nikon.
Expeed 6, the most advanced Nikon image processing yet, powers breathtaking image quality, liberating low-light performance and versatile video capabilities.
Mirrorless design and an impossibly short flange distance65% shorterallows for smaller lenses, thinner bodies and new optical formulas, including lenses with a maximum aperture of f/0.95.
Mount Adapter FTZ
Seamless compatibility with beloved F-Mount Nikkor lenses*, Speedlights and other DSLR accessories as well as new Nikkor Z lenses.
*With optional Mount Adapter FTZ
with any lens
A 5-axis optical VR system is built right into Z series cameras for up to 5 stops* of image stabilization when using Nikkor Z lenses and up to 3-axis VR when using F-Mount Nikkor lenses. Additional electronic VR (e-VR) can be combined during video capture.
*Based on CIPA Standards. This value is achieved when the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens is attached, with zoom set at the maximum telephoto position.
Shown with Redrock Micro Shoulder Rig
& Nikon ME-1 Microphone (sold separately)
& Nikon ME-1 Microphone (sold separately)
The video advantages of mirrorless designfast, accurate on-sensor Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF), in-camera VR and a brilliant Electronic Viewfinderplus the most robust 4K UHD video feature set on any Nikon camera yet.
Mirrorless design, on-sensor PDAF and whisper-quiet lenses let you shoot with complete stealth. Capture special moments without interrupting them.
New Z Mount
Let there be
The largest full-frame mount on any camera system.
17% wider mount
At 55mm, its the largest full-frame mount on any camera system*, allowing more of everything: more light capture, more data sharing between lens and camera and more image quality performance.
*As of August 23, 2018
**Illustrative purposes only. Not to scale.
65% slimmer flange*
By seemingly breaking the laws of optics with just 16mm of flange distance, Nikon can now deliver smaller and lighter cameras and lens designs while achieving unprecedented optical superiority and flexibility.
*Compared to Nikon F Mount
Built for video.
Portable cinematic powerhouses.
Cinematic 16:9 4K UHD/30p video with the sharpness and dynamic range of Nikons full-frame image sensors.
Silky smooth, near-silent AF with automatic switching between phase-detect and contrast-detect AF.
Record uncompressed footage with 64X more color data directly to an external capture device.
Compared to 8-bit. Requires optional HDMI Connecting Cable.
With Z 7, shoot up to 9,999 full resolution stills with zero shutter vibration. Just like D850.
Bend time with ultra-smooth 1080p slow motion sequences.
Preserve maximum detail, dynamic range, shadows and highlights for more control and creativity in post-processing.
Composing & Recording
for the eyes.
Cutting-edge EVF and tilting touchscreen.
Speed & Precision
High-speed shooting, operation and lens-to-camera communication.
Fast continuous shooting
Shoot up to 12 FPS with Z 6 and 9 FPS with Z 7 at full resolution in 12-bit RAW or JPEG without the need for an external battery pack.
The Z Mount allows higher-speed, larger-volume communication between the lens and camera body for dramatic gains in AF adjustments and image processingfor today and the even faster cameras of tomorrow.
Advanced wireless capabilities.
Built-in Wi-Fi®and Bluetooth Low Energy
Z series cameras easily connect using Nikon SnapBridge* to compatible smart devices for remote shooting and transferring JPEG photos on the go.
Wire-free toyour Mac or PC
Connect to a Mac or PC using Z series cameras built-in Wi-Fi for monitoring and transferring JPEG, RAW or video.
Compatible with the Nikon DSLR systemSpeedlights, remotes, wireless transmitters, external mics and more.