Nikon Z9 vs Canon EOS R7
ManufacturingNikon Z9 were released 2021 and Canon EOS R7 was released 2022. That is a 1 years difference. In tech, this period of time can be of interest since technology is always improving etc.
|Canon EOS R7||Canon||2022|
Type of camera
Both these cameras are Mirrorless cameras. No difference there.
Sensors / crop factor
These cameras have different sensors. Nikon Z9 has a "FX"-sensor while Canon EOS R7 has a "APSC"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also effect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.
|Camera||Experienced focal length when using a lens with 50mm focal length (ex a common "50mm f/1.8")|
|Nikon Z9||50 mm||(a fullframe sensor does not have a crop factor / focal length multiplier)|
|Canon EOS R7||80 mm||(a Canon APS-C sensor have a crop factor / focal length multiplier by * 1.6)|
Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Nikon)
Camera selection can affect the focal length (Canon)
|Camera||Megapixels||Pixel (total)||Pixels (width)||Pixels (height)|
|Nikon Z9||46 MP||45441024||8256||5504|
|Canon EOS R7||33 MP||32294400||6960||4640|
Nikon Z9 has a 41 % larger resolution than Canon EOS R7. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterwards while editing the pictures, if needed that is.
|Canon EOS R7||100-32000|
Autofocus and lens compatibility
Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that supports autofocus, does not have a autofocus motor of their own but this wont cause any problems with these two cameras.
Worth mentioning is that Canon EOS R7 belong to the Canon EOS R-system and need an adapter to work with Canons EF, EF-S, MP-E and TS-E lenses. You can read more about this adapter here:
Read more about Canon Lens Mount Adapter EF-EOS R
Pictures per second
Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definately be of interest. Nikon Z9 can shoot up to 30 pictures per seconds and Canon EOS R7 can shoot up to 15 pictures per seconds.
|Camera||FPS (Frames per second)|
|Canon EOS R7||15|
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, carried around, for several hours at the time.
|Camera||Weight (in gram)||Weight (in pounds)|
|Nikon Z9||1340 gr||2,95 lb|
|Canon EOS R7||612 gr||1,35 lb|