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Nikon Z9

Introduction

  • announced Oct 2021

Specs

  • 45.7MP Stacked CMOS sensor NO mechanical shutter but sensor shield for changing lenses - electronic shutter read out rated at 1/270th sec minimal rolling shutter (similar to Sony a1 and marginally better than Canon R3)
  • dual Synchro VR with certain OIS VR lenses
  • burst 20fps RAW, 30fps jpeg (120fps 11mp jpegs)
  • excellent auto select AF tracking - animals (dogs/cats/birds), human (eye/face/torso), vehicles (planes, trains, bikes) or traditional Nikon 3D target tracking
  • -5EV AF (-7EV in starlight AF mode)
  • video:
    • 8K/30p capture and 4K-from-8K, with ProRes 422 HQ option
    • 8K/60p, 12-bit 8K N-Raw and 4K ProRes RAW to be added with firmware
    • 4K 120/60p subsampled; 2hr 4K 30/24p oversampled from 8K
    • 10-bit N-Log and HLG capture
  • 3.69M dot OLED EVF with reduced lag and greater brightness but refresh is only 60fps
  • new multi-directional dual tilt rear 3.2“ 2.1mdot LCD
  • Twin CFexpress Type B card slots
  • large pro 700-740 shot EN-EL18d battery and portrait grip built in
  • much heavier at 1340g than Canon/Sony equivalents - Canon R3 is 1015g, Sony a1 is 737g!
  • $US5500
photo/nikonz9.txt · Last modified: 2022/04/26 07:39 by gary1