There's obviously some things people have to weigh out between a Z5 and Z6, for example. Saw this for the first time. Those sample image dint show how great the Z5 are, but show off how creative from the gear-test shooter. New Webcam Utility Software for Nikon CamerasIn August, Nikon will release a beta version of the Webcam Utility software for many Nikon DSLR and Z series mirrorless cameras, including the new Z 5. I'm in no hurry about this, I can wait for it to arrive, for the initial price to drop.Alex: I just love my D800 but it already has 150K shutter actuations. The Primoplan 75mm F1.9 II is a redesign of the original Primoplan 75mm F1.9 designed in 1936. Assuming it's the sensor from the D750, and Sony A99, it's an excellent sensor. Nikon has announced the Z5, an entry-level full-frame camera that uses the Z-mount. There's no longer a one-size-fit-all SSD. Yes true, that can be said. The Nikon Z 5 combines sophisticated features inherited from the Z 7 and Z 6 with the benefits of Nikon’s next generation Z mount at an unprecedented value. I think there could be the case that someone entering the FF market just now, who has a bias towards Nikon (because of having had one), will now realize how far the 7III has dropped in price. Here's why. It is only Sony who won't have it because they hate having tio pay royalty for flippy to Canon. Agreed. Are you trying to protect your Z6 investment?The Z5 should not be much less than the Z6, it has 95% of what the Z6 has and in some areas more ( Dual card slot, charging and shooting while using USB). This is largely thanks to its retractable design, which means you need to rotate its zoom ring to extend it out and get shooting. If I don't like it, I will get another Z6 and wait. That's why my complaint suggested to consider all the options available from Nikon today. And I'd choose the Z6 over the Z5 given the price difference. purist,Apparently, the actual resolution of the Z5 EVF is 3.69 million dots, same as the Nikon Z6, Z7, the Canon R6, the Sony A9II which are more expensive and you say low res ? And I switch-off between eyes that require a couple/three clicks difference. @DPReview, please fix the EVF resolution in the spec list. Not going anywhere. The non-bsi sensor is the main thing preventing me from seriously considering getting one of these. People can get Z6, which is a lot better camera at just a bit more. Guess the Z5 retail price was compared to online stores such as calumetphoto.de, where the price before cash-back would be about 1997€ I guess the A7III is still a viable contender then. But it does not make me want to use it. The Z5 has a 24MP FX-format CMOS sensor - not the BSI variant used in the Z6 - but features the same Expeed 6 processor. Ivan-San: The announcement mentions a kit with the 24-200. 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I just have difficulties to understand why I always get reminded that there is a brand I tried and which does nothing for me in years. Greatings Perry. I like top LCDs, but have to admit the Z5 layout without it looks classier. You're either lying or you like damaging your equipment. Dude, how many times are you going to say the same thing. There was more than enough opportunity to try out Sony cameras but I am obviously not the only person who does not like them very much. Future Publishing Australia ABN: 96 734 906 323 | PO Box 1077, Mount St, I'm wondering who is going to buy this thing, at least at release / MSRP....The Z6 costs 1525 Eur in Europe, add the MSRP (479,- ) of the 24-50 and we're talking about 1.9K for the Z5 kit vs 2k for the Z6 + 24-50. 42mp, IBIS, 4kFF and you still save money. Not even considering the used market (and buyers absolutely should consider used, most sellers are nice people just like you! According to them, no 1. is Olympus E-M10, while no 3. is the Nikon D5600, a camera released 4 years ago. While typing this I was reading below. Z50 is only $850 nowadays INCLUDING the 16-50 kit lens. I mean I hope they do dual SD but I'm also prepared for both XQD+SD and XQD+microSD. It's a niche (and pricey) product to be sure, but so far we find it to be well-designed and capable of outstanding results. The app can be downloaded free of charge from Apple’s App Store® and GooglePlayTM. We'll see how well Nikon transitions from D3X00, D5X00 to ZX0 cameras. Nikon's entry-level Z-mount full-framer is proving to be a fun and capable companion for everyday stills photography. Coomer in the UK you can only get the Z5 with kit lens. Of course, I can't do this and zoom at the same time, but I suppose I could if I had a third hand... Hmm, I don't think I quite understand how exactly you hold your gear. It deserves its higher price tag than the RP. I use a D850 and want the resolution at high quality. I just try to understand why the price of a A7III should make a big difference in regards to the Z5. Aiming to save photographers carrying a cable and a charger for every battery they use, this device handles up to four batteries at the same time and can charge at home, in the car and via a USB power bank. SKU: NKZ5BD. Fuji Xt4, almost all Canons, Almost every Panasonic, Most Olympus, all have it. It will be tough business for camera maker especially COVID19 still happen. Seriously?? Review: Does the Canon Rebel T8i DSLR make sense in an increasingly mirrorless world? Unlike the Z6/7 it offers dual SD card slots that support UHS-II speeds. The rest of the Z5 looks fine for me although my one ?? If you aren't enthusiast, you aren't buying a camera. Probably there will be a time where the Z5 will drop below the A73 but then you would need to assess if it would be worth to spend another £100 to get the A73 instead of the Z5. For still photographers, we feel the Nikon Z5 represents the best value for the money when it comes to full-frame mirrorless cameras. In fact, I am looking now for good discount on new EM-1 ii or iii. The Nikon Z5 can also be powered by USB, which is handy if you fancy shooting long timelapses. The Canon EOS Rebel T8i (also known as the EOS 850D or Kiss X10i in some markets) is a 24MP DSLR aimed at first-time DSLR buyers and enthusiasts. I don't want a reason to buy your cameras instead of the ones from Canon. Wth is wrong with you. The camera’s built-in Bluetooth® capability can only be used to connect the camera to a compatible smart device running the SnapBridge app, and to take advantage of SnapBridge features. If you're using two hands, why does it matter which side the playback button is located on? Sorry if that sounds harsh, that's the way it is. This will not change no matter how low the price or how much longer the spec sheet gets, unless they do something essential to make their cameras much more pleasant (to me). Front flipping 3.2 oled screen & mirrorles. Then a new product appears and we only talk about why Sony is better. I talked to over with several photographer associates and one said to me: "Steven, buy as much camera as you possibly can. @I like Lens:"Because it is uncomfortable to either: * Keep holding the lens in the left hand, remove the right hand from the camera grip, reach over, press the button, then move the right hand back to the right side of the camera to zoom/pan/etc.". It uses a new EN-EL15C battery, which offers 470 shots per charge using the LCD and 390 shots with the viewfinder. Somewhere below, someone posted saying, just make sure that you know what you really need in a camera and then save to get that. What’s the problem? Same EVF and 24 MP. TORN, but the same can be said for any brand. Let me say I love Nikon and DPR both for what they are doing. Visit our corporate site. For all your creative desires — Multifunctional FX-format mirrorless camera with excellent high-sensitivity performance and video features. Or you may just now be considering changing your DSLR kit. Will be interesting to see what Sony and other companies do next? ;) Some of my best friends love Sony cameras. Entry point at Canon for IBIS is the 2630 Euro R6. I'm not saying it's not good, but it's just not as good as the one on the Z6. I'd definitely choose this over the Canon R or RP at this point. So what's the problem with moving the hand?And I can reach the playback button with the thumb of my right hand with only a little movement to the left, with my right palm still supporting the camera body, and my left supporting the lens. This isn't going to sell well. Check out this brand new Z5 sample gallery from our team at DPReview TV. A humble, simple-to-use unit, it proves to be the perfect companion for the trip. Good ergonomics, AF joystick, dual card slots, good enough sensor, IBIS. Also available in August, the NIKKOR Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3 lens can be purchased separately for an SRP of $399.95*. While the Z6 features an all magnesium-alloy chassis, the Z5 employs polycarbonate for its rear and base plates, but remains sealed against dust and moisture, to the same level as the higher-end models. If $100 is going to break you then you shouldn’t be buying a camera at all! You're not going to entice many new users at all at that price. A lot of specs are overrated and not essential for taking great pictures. The lens, with a 35mm-equivalent of 25.5-105mm, will be available in mid-January for $799. With that in mind, Nikon Singapore Pte Ltd has launched the Nikon Z 5 for creators who seek to push their creative boundaries in photography and videography.