Nikon Z6 vs Nikon D70s
These cameras are both manufactured by Nikon.Nikon Z6 were released 2018 and Nikon D70s was released 2005. That is a 13 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.
Type of camera
Nikon Z6 is a Mirrorless camera while Nikon D70s is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Nikon Z6 has a "FX"-sensor while Nikon D70s has a "DX"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also affect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.
|Camera||Focal length, 50mm f/1.8 **|
|Nikon Z6||50 mm
No crop factor/focal length multiplier
|Nikon D70s||75 mm
Nikon DX sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
** Experienced focal length when using a lens such as a common "50mm f/1.8"
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
6048 x 4024
3008 x 2000
Nikon Z6 has a 305 % larger resolution than Nikon D70s. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterward while editing the pictures, if needed that is.
Autofocus and lens compatibility
Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that support autofocus, do not have an autofocus motor of their own but this won't cause any problems with these two cameras.
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Nikon Z6 can shoot up to 12 pictures per seconds and Nikon D70s can shoot up to 3 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
Ability to record movies
It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.
The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, or carried around, for several hours at a time.
|Nikon Z6||675 gr
|Nikon D70s||679 gr