Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera (Online Only. ETA 7 Days)

Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera (Online Only. ETA 7 Days)


The Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera features an award-winning design of the first generation, and also boast quite a variety of powerful specs, such as its phenomenal 43.8 x 32.9mm 50MP CMOS sensor that's packed into its lightweight build. With such a powerful CMOS sensor, it's guaranteed to produce superb, true-to-life tones that match what the human eye sees.

The camera is ideal for capturing superior image quality, especially while photographing landscapes, studio shoots, and more. This is all possible all thanks to outstanding colour definition, 14 stops of dynamic range, and Hasselblad Natural Colour Solution technology integrated in the camera's system. The body design features an innovative 3.6-inch 2.36-million-dot touch display, an enhanced OLED electronic viewfinder with 3.69-million dots and a high magnification of 0.87x, a faster live view refresh rate, and a much faster and intuitive user interface control. Key features to the X1D II include an ISO sensitivity range of ISO 100-25600, an enhanced electronic platform for a much faster continuous shooting rate of 2.7 fps, and reduced shutter lag and blackout times. Not only will you just be able to photograph superior image quality on the Hasselblad X1D II 50C, but youll also be able to transfer your workflow over to your smart device via the Phocus Mobile 2 app all thanks to built-in Wi-Fi and the USB-C connection; and with Dual SD card slots that supports the faster UHS-II standard youll never have to worry of running out of space.

  • 50MP 43.8 x 32.9mm CMOS Sensor
  • 16-Bit Color, 14-Stop Dynamic Range
  • Hasselblad Natural Color Solution
  • 0.87x 3.69m-Dot Electronic Viewfinder
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Available to Order. Usually Ships within 7 Days.
SKU CP.HB.00000423.01

Large 43.8 x 32.9mm 50MP CMOS Sensor

Packed into the Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera is a large 43.8 x 32.9mm 50MP CMOS Sensor, that delivers outstanding colour definition, 14 stops of dynamic range, and with Hasselblads Natural Colour Solution technology incorporated into the camera's system, the X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera will deliver superior, true-to-life tones that match what the human eye sees. With such a powerful CMOS sensor, you'll be able to photograph in nearly every environment, even in dark shadow and bright highlight regions.

Large Rear 3.6" 2.36m-dot LCD Screen

The Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera sports a large 3.6" 2.36m-dot rear LCD screen that offers users a touchscreen functionality for an intuitive control, playback and menu navigation. The touchscreen features an updated refresh rate of 60 fps to achieve a more fluid playback. Additionally, the touchscreen also supports autofocus point drag and drop placement and the point of Autofocus change be changed with pinch/spread finger movement.

Improved 3.69m-dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder

An enhanced 3.69m-dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder has been incorporated into the Medium Format Mirrorless Camera. The electronic viewfinder features a high 0.87x magnification that offers users a really bright and clear eye-level viewing.

Dual SD Memory Card Slots

The design of the X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera from Hasselblad incorporates a dual SD memory card slot that supports UHS-II protocol to achieve a faster read and write speeds.

Built-in Wi-Fi Connectivity

Transfer your workflow over from your camera to your smart device, specifically from an iPad Pro or iPad Air (2019) when using the Phocus Mobile 2 app. Additionally, you can also remotely control your camera from your device.

Integrated GPS Module

With an integrated GPS Module, you'll be able record location details to all your files, all image files for geotagging applications.

Enhanced Electronic Platform

With an enhanced electronic platform, the camera will ensure a much faster performance, as well as a 46% faster startup time, reduced shutter and blackout times. The Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera also improves by having a more responsive autofocus in comparison to the first generation.

In the box
  • Hasselblad X1D II 50C Medium Format Mirrorless Camera
  • Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery
  • USB 3.0 Type-C to Type-A Cable
  • USB Power Adapter
  • Hasselblad X1D Camera Front Cover for X1D-50c
Lens Mount Hasselblad X
Camera Format Medium Format
Pixels Effective: 50 Megapixel
Maximum Resolution 8272 x 6200
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 43.8 x 32.9 mm
Image File Format JPEG, Raw, TIFF
Bit Depth 16-Bit
Exposure Control
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100 to 25600
Shutter Type Electronic Shutter, Leaf Shutter
Shutter Speed Mechanical Shutter
1/2000 to 4080 Second
Electronic Shutter
1/10000 to 4080 Second
Metering Method Center-Weighted Average, Spot
Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Continuous Shooting Up to 2.7 fps at 50 MP
Interval Recording Yes
Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Single-Servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Contrast Detection: 117
Viewfinder and Monitor
Viewfinder Type Electronic (OLED)
Viewfinder Resolution 3,686,400 Dot
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.87x
Monitor Size 3.6"
Monitor Resolution 2,359,296 Dot
Monitor Type Fixed Touchscreen LCD
Maximum Sync Speed 1/2000 Second (Leaf Shutter)
Flash Compensation -3 to +3 EV (1/3 EV Steps)
Dedicated Flash System iTTL
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe
Memory Card Slot Dual Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-II)
Connectivity USB Type-C (USB 3.0)
Wireless Wi-Fi
Operating Temperature -10 to 45°C
Battery 1 x Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 3400 mAh
Dimensions (W x H x D) 148 x 97 x 70 mm
Weight 766 g (Body with Battery and Memory)

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