Large 20.9MP DX CMOS Sensor & EXPEED 6 Image Processor
Built-in to this ground-breaking Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera is a large 20.9MP DX CMOS Sensor that ensures that whenever you are taking photos, that superb image quality will be delivered, regardless of you being in low light, the camera will still be able to perform well when capturing images or when recording video. Added to the construction is the powerful EXPEED 6 Image Processor that ensures the compact body is capable of performing all its high-end functions such as, recording beautiful UHD 4K video, an impressive Hybrid Autofocus (AF) System that’s been adopted from the Z6 & Z7 body to capture fast moving subjects and for a brilliant 11 fps when continuously capturing images.
4K UHD Video Recording
The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera is also capable of recording striking 4K UHD @ 30fps video wherever you go, and even time-lapse, 1080p slow-motion, filters, effects and so much more that you can add on to create beautiful stories.
Intelligent Hybrid Autofocus System
The Nikon Z50 camera sports an intelligent Hybrid Autofocus System that’s advanced enough to lock onto the subjects eye and keep focus, even when the subject is in motion; and features 209 focus points for an incredible wide AF coverage of 87% horizontal and 85% vertically.
Nikon extends its range of the Z range, ensuring that all Z-mount lenses will fit on the Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera. Thanks to the Z-mount, the Z50 from Nikon will work with all the cutting-edge NIKKOR Z lenses, along with approx. 360 compatible DSLR lenses when utilising the optional FTZ Mount Adapter.
Large 3.2 Tilting LCD Monitor
The design of the Nikon Z50 Camera sports a large 3.2-inch Tilting LCD Screen, making it perfect for vloggers to record themselves, and great for framing the perfect selfie. The touchscreen also makes it so much easier, and provides a smooth operation to users, especially for getting quicker to a specific setting or when for framing the desired shot.
OLED Electronic Viewfinder
Incorporated into the Z50 Mirrorless Camera is a stunning high-resolution 0.39-inch, approx. 2360k-dot (XGA) OLED Electronic Viewfinder that offers incredible colour balance and auto and 7-levels of manual brightness controls. The viewfinder is designed to automatically activate when bringing the camera to your eye.
Secure Body Grip
The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera features a secure grip to the body along with intelligently arranged buttons to provide a smooth and comfortable operation. The grip upper grip shape has specifically been designed for a firm hold, allowing a smooth flow of the finger reaching the shutter-release button while holding the camera.
20 Creative Filters
You’re not limited of just capturing ordinary photos. However, the Z50 Camera from Nikon allows you to be so much more creative with 20 different filters and effects to get a certain mood-setting. The Z50 includes 20 high quality Creative Picture Controls and 10 Special Effects, which can all be previewed at any time in real-time. Additionally, these settings can be applied to both photos and videos.
The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Digital Camera features a really compact design, with an extremely lightweight body – allowing you to transport it wherever you go. The stylish Z50 body from Nikon is still designed around Nikon’s revolutionary Z mount, meaning that still a large amount of light will enter the lens for vivid imagery, sharpness, contrast, and impressive focusing speed.
- Built-in Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
- Touch to Focus
- Silent Photography Mode
|Lens mount||Nikon Z mount|
|Effective pixels||20.9 million|
|Image sensor||23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS sensor (Nikon DX format)|
|Total pixels||21.51 million|
|Dust-reduction system||Image Dust Off reference data (requires Capture NX-D)|
|Picture Control system||Auto, 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|
|Media||SD (Secure Digital) and UHS-I compliant SDHC and SDXC memory cards|
|File system||DCF 2.0, Exif 2.31, PictBridge|
|Electronic viewfinder||0.99-cm/0.39-in. approx. 2360k-dot (XGA) OLED electronic viewfinder with color balance and auto and 7-level manual brightness controls|
|Frame coverage||Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical|
|Magnification||Approx. 1.02x (50 mm lens at infinity, -1.0 m-1)|
|Eyepoint||19.5 mm (-1.0 m-1; from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)|
|Diopter adjustment||-3 to +3 m-1|
|Eye sensor||Automatically switches between monitor and viewfinder displays|
|Monitor||8-cm/3.2-in., approx. 1040k-dot tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD with 170° viewing angle, approximately 100% frame coverage, and 11-level manual brightness controls|
|Type||Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane mechanical shutter; electronic front-curtain shutter; electronic shutter|
|Speed||1/4000 to 30 s (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV), bulb, time|
|Flash sync speed||X=1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower; Auto FP High-Speed sync supported|
|Release modes||Single frame, low-speed continuous, high-speed continuous, high-speed continuous (extended), self-timer|
|Approximate maximum frame advance rate (measured under Nikon-specified test conditions)||
|Metering system||TTL exposure metering using camera image sensor|
|Metering range (ISO 100, f/2.0 lens, 20°C/68°F)||-4 to +17 EV|
|Exposure compensation||-5 to +5 EV (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV) available in P, S, A, M, SCN, and EFCT modes|
|Exposure lock||Luminosity locked at detected value|
(Recommended Exposure Index)
|ISO 100 to 51200 (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV); can also be set to approx. 1 or 2 EV (ISO 204800 equivalent) above ISO 51200; auto ISO sensitivity control available|
|Multiple exposure||Add, average, lighten, darken|
|Autofocus||Hybrid phase-detection/contrast AF with AF assist|
|Detection range (single-servo AF, photo mode, ISO 100, f/2.0 lens, 20°C/68°F)||-4 to +19 EV (Without low-light AF: -2 to +19 EV)|
|Focus points (single-point AF, photo mode, DX image area)||209|
|AF-area modes||Pinpoint, single-point, and dynamic-area AF (pinpoint and dynamic-area AF available in photo mode only); wide-area AF (S); wide-area AF (L); auto-area AF|
|Focus lock||Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing AE-L/AF-L (protect) button|
|Built-in flash||Manual pop-up flash raised via flash pop-up control Guide number: Approx. 7/22, 7/22 with manual flash (m/ft, ISO 100, 20°C/68°F)|
|Flash control||TTL: 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 modes||Fill flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync + red-eye, rear-curtain sync, auto, auto + red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync + red-eye, flash off|
|Flash compensation||-3 to +1 EV (choose from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV) available in P, S, A, M, and SCN modes|
|Flash-ready indicator||Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes as underexposure warning after flash is fired at full output|
|Accessory shoe||ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock|
|Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS)||i-TTL flash control, optical Advanced Wireless Lighting, FV lock, Color Information Communication, Auto FP High-Speed Sync|
|White balance||Auto (3 types), natural light auto, direct sunlight, cloudy, shade, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), flash, choose color temperature (2500 K to 10,000 K), preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored), all except choose color temperature with fine-tuning|
Exposure, white balance and ADL
|Metering system||TTL metering using camera image sensor|
|Metering modes||Matrix, center-weighted or highlight-weighted|
Frame size (pixels)
and frame rate
|File format||MOV, MP4|
|Video compression||H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding|
|Audio recording format||Linear PCM, AAC|
|Audio recording device||Built-in stereo or external microphone with attenuator option; sensitivity adjustable|
|ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)||
|Maximum movie recording length||29 min. 59 s|
|Other movie options||Time-lapse movies, electronic vibration reduction|
|Playback||Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images) playback with playback zoom, playback zoom cropping, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, photo information, location data display, auto image rotation, and picture rating|
|USB||Hi-Speed USB with Micro-B connector; connection to built-in USB port is recommended|
|HDMI output||Type D HDMI connector|
|Audio input||Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter; plug-in power supported)|
|Wireless (may differ by country or area)||
|Range (line of sight)||Approximately 10 m (32 ft) without interference; range may vary with signal strength and presence or absence of obstacles|
|Battery||One EN-EL25 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery|
|Charging AC adapter||EH-73P Charging AC Adapter|
|Tripod socket||1/4 in. (ISO 1222)|
(W x H x D)
|Approx. 126.5 x 93.5 x 60 mm (5 x 3.7 x 2.4 in.)|
|Weight||Approx. 450 g (15.9 oz.) with battery and memory card but without body cap; approx. 395 g/14 oz. (camera body only)|
|Operating environment||Temperature: 0 to 40°C/32 to 104°F; humidity: 85% or less (no condensation)|
In the Box
- Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Digital Camera
- Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens
- Nikon EN-EL25 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery
- Nikon MH-32 Battery Charger
- Nikon UC-E21 USB Type-A Male to Type-B Micro Male Cable (Black)
- Nikon AN-DC20 Strap
- Nikon BF-N1 Body Cap
- DK-30 Rubber Eyecup
- Saramonic Vmic Mini Shotgun Microphone
- SmallRig Aluminium Mini Tripod
- SmallRig Vlogging Mounting Plate
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