Z 9 BODY

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$8,999.00
Decisive moments. Extreme conditions. Still or video, capture with confidence.
The time has come for the arrival of a true next level flagship mirrorless camera. Fast, powerful, dependable - in an incredible range of scenarios. With its revolutionary real-time Viewfinder with no blackout, its advanced subject detection technology, and high-speed frame capture, never miss a moment with the Z 9. Film up to 125 minutes of non-stop, in-camera, 8K UHD footage and experience the astonishing resolving power of the NIKKOR Z S-line lenses powered by the Z mount to reveal amazingly sharp detail from edge to edge. Shoot in harsh conditions with absolute confidence of never missing a detail. You'll be ready.
Specifications
Type
SKUVOA080AA
TypeDigital camera with support for interchangeable lenses
Lens MountNikon Z mount
Picture AngleFX
Image Sensor
Sensor Size35.9 mm x 23.9 mm
Image Sensor TypeStacked CMOS sensor
Total Pixels52.37 million
Dust-Reduction SystemImage sensor cleaning, Image Dust Off reference data (requires NX Studio)
Image Area (pixels)[FX (36 x 24)] selected for image area: (L) 8256 x 5504 ( 45.4 million) (M) 6192 x 4128 ( 25.6 million) (S) 4128 x 2752 ( 11.4 million) [DX (24 x 16)] selected for image area: (L) 5392 x 3592 ( 19.4 million) (M) 4032 x 2688 ( 10.8 million) (S) 2688 x 1792 ( 4.8 million) [1:1 (24 x 24)] selected for image area: (L) 5504 x 5504 ( 30.3 million) (M) 4128 x 4128 ( 17.0 million) (S) 2752 x 2752 ( 7.6 million) [16:9 (36 x 20)] selected for image area: (L) 8256 x 4640 ( 38.3 million) (M) 6192 x 3480 ( 21.5 million) (S) 4128 x 2320 ( 9.6 million)
Effective Pixels (Megapixels)45.7 million
Image Sensor FormatFX
File System
File Format Still ImagesJPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1:4), normal (approx. 1:8), or basic (approx. 1:16) compression; size-priority and optimal-quality compression available NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats NEF (RAW): 14 bit with lossless, high-efficiency*, or high-efficiency compression
Picture ControlAuto, Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Flat Creative Picture Controls (Dream, Morning, Pop, Sunday, Somber, Dramatic, Silence, Bleached, Melancholic, Pure, Denim, Toy, Sepia, Blue, Red, Pink, Charcoal, Graphite, Binary, Carbon); selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls
File SystemDCF 2.0, Exif 2.32
Storage MediaCFexpress (Type B) XQD Type Memory
Card Slot2 CFexpress cards or XQD cards The card in Slot 2 can be used for overflow or backup storage, for separate storage of NEF (RAW) and JPEG pictures, or for storage of duplicate JPEG pictures at different sizes and image qualities; pictures can be copied between cards.
Viewfinder
Viewfinder1.27-cm/0.5-in. approx. 3690k-dot (Quad VGA) OLED electronic viewfinder with color balance and auto and 16-level manual brightness controls
Eye SensorAutomatically switches between monitor and viewfinder displays
Compatible LensesZ mount NIKKOR lenses F mount NIKKOR lenses (mount adapter required; restrictions may apply)
Viewfinder Diopter Adjustment-4 - +3 m(*1)
Viewfinder Eyepoint21 mm (-1.0 m-1; from rearmost surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)
Viewfinder MagnificationApprox. 0.8x (50 mm lens at infinity, -1.0 m -1)
Viewfinder Frame CoverageApprox. 100% horizontal 100% vertical
Shutter
Shutter TypeElectronic shutter with shutter sound and sensor shield
Frame Advance Rate1/32000 to 30 s (choose from step sizes of 1/3, 1/2, and 1 EV, extendable to 900 s in mode M), bulb, time
Shutter Release ModesS (single frame), CL (continuous low-speed), CH (continuous high-speed), High-speed frame capture, Self-timer
Flash Sync SpeedFlash synchronizes with shutter at speeds of 1/250 or 1/200 s or slower (but note that the guide number drops at speeds of 1/200 to 1/250 s); sync speeds as fast as 1/8000 s are supported with auto FP high-speed sync
Continuous Shooting OptionsUp to 120 fps Continuous low-speed: Approx. 1 to 10 fps Continuous high-speed: Approx. 10 to 20 fps High-speed frame capture (C30): Approx. 30 fps High-speed frame capture (C120): Approx. 120 fps * Maximum frame advance rate as measured by in-house tests.
Shutter SpeedFlash synchronizes with shutter at speeds of 1/250 or 1/200 s or slower (but note that the guide number drops at speeds of 1/200 to 1/250 s); sync speeds as fast as 1/8000 s are supported with auto FP high-speed sync
Self-timer2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures at intervals of 0.5, 1, 2, or 3 s
Slowest Shutter Speed900 seconds
Fastest Shutter Speed1/32000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed at Full Resolution20 fps
Exposure
Exposure MeteringTTL metering using camera image sensor
Exposure ModesMatrix metering • Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 12- or 8-mm circle in center of frame or weighting can be based on average of entire frame • Spot metering: Meters circle with a diameter of approx. 4-mm centered on selected focus point • Highlight-weighted metering
Exposure LockLuminosity locked at detected value
Exposure Compensation-3 to +3 EV in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Metering Range-3 to +17 EV
Sensitivity
ISO SensitivityISO 64 to 25600 in steps of 1/3 or 1 EV; can also be set to (Recommended Exposure Index) approx. 0.3, 0.7 or 1 EV (ISO 32 equivalent) below ISO 64 or to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1 or 2 EV (ISO 102400 equivalent) above ISO 25600; auto ISO sensitivity control available
Active D-LightingCan be selected from: Auto High Normal Low Off Extra high 2 Extra high 1
Highest Standard ISO Sensitivity25600
Lowest Standard ISO Sensitivity64
Focus / Autofocus
Focus Point493 points
Focus ModesPinpoint AF, single-point AF, dynamic-area AF (S, M and L), wide-area AF (S and L), auto-area AF, 3D-tracking and subject-tracking AF (available in video mode only); Pinpoint AF, dynamic-area AF
AF-Area ModePinpoint AF, single-point AF, dynamic-area AF (S, M and L), wide-area AF (S and L), auto-area AF, 3D-tracking and subject-tracking AF (available in video mode only); Pinpoint AF, dynamic-area AF and 3D-tracking are available in photo mode only
Lens ServoAutofocus (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
VR (Vibration Reduction) Image Stabilization5-axis image sensor shift
Detection Range-6.5 to +19 EV (-8.5 to +19 EV with starlight view (Measured in photo mode at ISO 100, f/1.2 lens, at a temperature of 20 °C/68 °F)
Autofocus SystemHybrid phase-detection/contrast AF with AF assist
Maximum Autofocus Areas/Points493
Flash
Flash Compensation-3 to +1 EV in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Flash-ready IndicatorLights when optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes as underexposure warning after flash is fired at full output
Accessory ShoeISO 519 sync terminal with locking thread
Flash ControlTTL: i-TTL flash control; i-TTL balanced fill-flash is used with matrix, center-weighted, and highlight-weighted metering, standard i-TTL fill-flash with spot metering
Flash Sync ModesFront-curtain sync, slow sync, rear-curtain sync, red-eye reduction, red-eye reduction with slow sync, off
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)i-TTL flash control, radio-controlled Advanced Wireless Lighting, optical Advanced Wireless Lighting, modeling illumination, FV lock, Color Information Communication, Auto FP High-Speed Sync, unified flash control
Flash Sync TerminalYes
White Balance
White BalanceAuto (3 types) Choose color temperature (2,500 K–10,000 K) Cloudy Direct sunlight Flash Fluorescent (3 types) Incandescent Natural light auto Preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored), all with fine-tuning Shade
Movie
Movie8K UHD 7,680×4,320 / 30p (progressive) 8K UHD 7,680×4,320 / 25p 8K UHD 7,680×4,320 / 24p 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 60 fps 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 50 fps 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 30 fps 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 25 fps 4K UHD 3,840x2,160 / 24 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 120 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 100 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 60 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 50 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 30 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 25 fps Full HD 1,920x1,080 / 24 fps Actual frame rates for 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 119.88, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively
Movie MeteringTTL exposure metering using main image sensor
Time-Lapse MovieYes
Movie HDMI OutputType-A HDMI connector
Movie Log Gamma OutputLogarithmic (N-Log) and HDR (HLG) movie output with View Assist (HDMI output only)
Time CodeYes
Movie Active D-LightingExtra high, High, Normal, Low, and Off
Movie ISOM mode: Manual selection (ISO 64 to 25600 in steps of 1/3 or 1 EV); with additional options available equivalent to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1 or 2 EV (ISO 102400 equivalent) above ISO 25600; auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 64 to Hi 2.0) available with selectable upper limit • P, S or A mode: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 64 to High 2.0) with selectable upper limit
Movie AudioBuilt-in stereo or external microphone with attenuator option; sensitivity adjustable
Movie Audio Recording FormatLinear PCM (for videos recorded in MOV) or AAC (for videos recorded in MP4)
Movie Video Compression-3 to +3 EV in steps of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Movie File FormatMOV, MP4
Movie Maximum Recording Time2 hours 5 minutes
Movie Frame size (pixels) and frame rate• 7680×4320 (8K UHD); 30p (progressive), 25p, 24p • 3840×2160 (4K UHD); 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p • 1920 × 1080; 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p; Actual frame rates for 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 119.88, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively
AF for MovieAF Speed and AF Tracking Sensitivity can be adjusted
Monitor
Monitor Size8-cm/3.2-in., approx. 2100k-dot vertically and horizontally tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD with 170° viewing angle, approx. 100% frame coverage, and color balance and 11-level manual brightness controls
Monitor ResolutionApprox. 2100 k-dot
Monitor TypeVertically and horizontally tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD with 170° viewing angle, approximately 100% frame coverage, and color balance and 11-level manual brightness controls
Monitor Angle of View8 -cm ( 3.2 –in.) diagonal
Playback
Voice Memo FunctionYes
Playback FunctionsFull-frame and thumbnail (up to 4, 9, or 72 pictures) playback with playback zoom, playback zoom cropping, video playback, histogram display, highlights, photo information, location data display, auto picture rotation, picture rating, voice memo input and playback, and IPTC information embedding and display
Interface
InterfaceUSB: Type C USB connector (SuperSpeed USB); connection to built-in USB port is recommended Audio Input: Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter; plug-in power supported) Audio Output: Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter) Type A HDMI connector 10 pin remote terminal: Built-in
Wi-Fi FunctionalityStandards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n (Africa, Asia, Bolivia, and Oceania) Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n/a/ac (Europe, U.S.A., Canada, Mexico) Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n/a (other countries in the Americas) Operating frequency: 2412–2462 MHz (channel 11; Africa, Asia, Bolivia, and Oceania) Operating frequency: 2412–2462 MHz (channel 11) and 5180–5805 MHz (other countries in the Americas) Operating frequency: 2412–2462 MHz (channel 11) and 5180–5825 MHz (U.S.A., Canada, Mexico) Operating frequency: 2412–2462 MHz (channel 11) and 5745–5805 MHz (Georgia) Operating frequency: 2412–2462 MHz (channel 11) and 5180–5320 MHz (other European countries) Maximum output power (EIRP): 2.4 GHz band: 8.4 dBm Maximum output power (EIRP): 5 GHz band 6.0 dBm (Georgia) Maximum output power (EIRP): 5 GHz band: 9.0 dBm (other countries) Authentication: Open system, WPA2-PSK, WPA3-SAE
Smart Device App ConnectivitySnapBridge
GPSVia the SnapBridge app Built-in
Menus
Supported LanguagesEnglish
Power
Battery / BatteriesEN-EL18d rechargeable Li-ion battery EN-EL18c, EN-EL18b, EN-EL18a,and EN-EL18 batteries can also be used. Note, however, that fewer pictures can be taken on a single charge than with the EN-EL18d.
Battery Life (shots per charge)[Viewfinder only] selected for monitor mode with: [ON] selected for [Energy saving (photo mode)] in the setup menu: Approx. 740 shots [Viewfinder only] selected for monitor mode with: [OFF] selected for [Energy saving (photo mode)] in the setup menu: Approx. 700 shots [Monitor only] selected for monitor mode with: [ON] selected for [Energy saving (photo mode)] in the setup menu: Approx. 770 shots [Monitor only] selected for monitor mode with: [OFF] selected for [Energy saving (photo mode)] in the setup menu: Approx. 740 shots Photo Mode (Burst Photography): Number of Shots: Approx. 5310 shots Movies: [Viewfinder only] selected for monitor mode: Approx. 170 minutes [Monitor only] selected for monitor mode: Approx. 170 minute
AC AdapterEH-7P Charging AC Adapter EH-7P charging AC adapter can be used to charge EN-EL18d, EN-EL18c and EN-EL18b batteries only.
Battery ChargerMH-33 Battery Charger
Miscellaneous
Weight (g) (body only)*147.3 oz. (1340 g) Approx. 1340 g (2 lb. 15.3 oz.) with battery and memorycard but without body cap and accessory shoe cover;approx. 1160 g/2 lb. 9 oz. (camera body only)
Length x height x width (mm) (body only)*5.9 in. (149 mm) x 5.9 in. (149.5 mm) x 3.6 in. (90.5 mm)
Tripod Socket1/4 in. (ISO 1222)
BluetoothCommunication protocols: Bluetooth Specification Version 5.0 Operating frequency: Bluetooth: 2402–2480 MHz Bluetooth Low Energy: 2402–2480 MHz Maximum output power (EIRP) Bluetooth: 2.9 dBm Bluetooth Low Energy: 1.4 dBm
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