New Z Mount Product Global Launch by Nikon

New Z Mount Product Global Launch by Nikon

Today, 23rd August 2018 Nikon Corporation (Nikon, Japan) introduced most awaited new Nikon Z mount system and released two full-frame (FX-format) mirrorless cameras, Nikon Z7 and Nikon Z6 as well as NIKKOR Z lenses, featuring a new large-diameter (55mm) mount.

“We call it the Z. The new mount system is called Z. Z represents the combination of Nikon’s relentless pursuit of ultimate optical performance and a bridge to a new chapter. It is about redefining possibilities to provide image-makers with tools to pursue greater creativity. We’re proud to introduce the Z…..” –  Kazuo Ushida, (President and Representative Director at Nikon) said on New Product Global Launch Event today. 

Nikon Z7 main features
- FX-format CMOS sensor
- 45.7 effective megapixels
- EXPEED 6 image-processing engine
- 64-25600 standard ISO range
- 9 fps Continuous Shooting
- 4K UHD (3840 x 2160)/30p and Full HD (1920 x 1080)/120p movie recording
- 5 axis in-camera vibration reduction (VR) mechanism (Sensor Shift)

Nikon Z6 main features
- FX-format CMOS sensor
- 24.5 effective megapixels
- EXPEED 6 image-processing engine
- 100-51200 standard ISO range
- 12 fps Continuous Shooting
- 4K UHD (3840 x 2160)/30p and Full HD (1920 x 1080)/120p movie recording
- 5 axis in-camera vibration reduction (VR) mechanism (Sensor Shift)

For more info specification of Nikon Z7 and Nikon Z6 => click here

On this day, Nikon also released new Z mount compatible four new NIKKOR Z series lenses (S-line) and one Mount Adapter FTZ 

- NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S 
- NIKKOR Z 35mm f/1.8 S
- NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.8 S   
- NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct (manual focusing) 
- NIKON Mount Adapter FTZ

using this new NIKON Mount Adapter FTZ, we can use usual F-mount lenses on new Z series mirrorless body.

For more info specification of new NIKKOR Z lenses => click here

Besides new Z mount system camera body and lenses, Nikon also launched new F mount lens 
AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR

For more info specification of new NIKKOR 500mm lenses => click here

Nikon mentioned today :- 
- AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR is schedule to be released around the end 14th September 2018.
- Nikon Z7 body, NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S, NIKKOR Z 35mm f/1.8 S and NIKON Mount Adapter FTZ are schedule to be released around the end of September 2018.
- NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.8 S is schedule to be released around the end of October 2018.
- Nikon Z6 body is schedule to be released around the end of November 2018.

- images source – Screen capture from Special Event Live Streaming (Nikon facebook) 


 

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