Nikon Z5 Specifications

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Name Nikon Z5
Manufacturer Nikon
Release Date and Price
Release Year 2020
Release Date 2020-07-21
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Camera Type
Camera Type Mirrorless
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DSLR vs Mirrorless Cameras
Camera Series Nikon Z Series
Sensor Size Full Frame (approx 36 x 23.9 mm)
Also known as "FX"
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Sensor Type CMOS
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Dust on the sensor? Read our Cleaning Guide
Resolution 6016 x 4016 pixels
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Megapixels 24 MP (24160256 total pixels)
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Image Processor EXPEED 6
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ISO Range 100 - 51200
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White Balance Presets 12
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Custom White Balance Yes
Setting Up Custom White Balance in Your Camera
Image Stabilization Yes (Sensor Shift (5 axis))
Image Stabilization in Digital and Mirrorless Cameras
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 0 stops
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Uncompressed format RAW
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Optics and Focus
Autofocus Motor Yes
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Autofocus Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Selective Single Point
Face Detection

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Focus Points 273
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Lens Mount Nikon Z

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Nikon Lens Mount Adapter FTZ
Focal Length Multiplier FX (Full frame)
No multiplier
24 mm remains 24 mm
50 mm remains 50 mm
100 mm remains 100 mm
200 mm remains 200 mm

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Screen and viewfinder
Articulated LCD Tilting
Screen size 3.2
Screen dots 1040000
Touchscreen Yes
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Screen Type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
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Viewfinder Type Electronic
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Viewfinder Coverage 200%
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Viewfinder Magnification 0.8x
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Viewfinder Resolution 3689400
Photography features
Frames per second 4,5 fps
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Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds
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Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds
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Built-in Flash No
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External Flash Yes
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Self-Timer Yes
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Time-lapse Yes
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Metering Modes Multi
Center Weighted
Highlight Weighted

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Exposure Compensation +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
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Videography features
Video Recording Yes
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Video Format MPEG4

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Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160

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Built-in Microphone Yes
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Built-in Speakers Yes
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Memory Card SD/SDHC

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HDMI Output Yes
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Microphone Port Yes
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Headphone Port Yes
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Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11ac (dual band) + Bluetooth)

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Remote Control Yes (via smartphone)
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Body and Dimensions
Enviromentally sealed Yes
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Battery Battery Pack
Battery Details EN-EL15c lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery SKU EN-EL15c
Battery Life 470 shots according to CIPA
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Issues with Battery life on Nikon Z5?
Width 134 mm
Height 101 mm
Depth 70 mm
Weight 675 gram including battery
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