Nikon is one of the world's leading suppliers of products and solutions based on advanced opto-electronics and precision technologies. As Japan began to modernize in the early 20th century, the challenge was to catch up with Europe. Developing Japanese industry was the pressing need in every field, and it was an especially urgent issue in the optical industry where high technology was crucial.
Nikon Global Product Launch of the Z Series of Mirrorless Camera in Japan
Nikon's first FX-format mirrorless camera with 45.7 effective megapixels gets the most out of the NIKKOR Z lenses' unprecedented optical performance
Designed with a compact body, while providing superior high-sensitivity performance and outstanding video features, the Z 6 — featuring 24.5 effective megapixels — is ready to excel in a broad range of shooting scenarios. Taking advantage of the new EXPEED 6 image-processing engine, it achieves a standard sensitivity range of ISO 100-51200, reducing noise effectively even at the higher end while maintaining resolution. Continuous shooting at up to approx. 12 fps is also available. Professional and amateur filmmakers alike will appreciate the camera's wide array of movie functions, including full-pixel readout full-frame 4K UHD, Full HD 100/120p and 10-bit N-Log. The Z 6 offers all this in a streamlined system with the same level of reliability as Nikon D-SLRs, and the superior optical performance of NIKKOR Z lenses.