Nikon Z 50 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm and 50-250mm Lenses

Nikon sets high standards with the latest, stylish Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Digital Camera, featuring a newly 20.9MP DX CMOS sensor along with a powerful EXPEED 6 image-processing engine to deliver ground-breaking image quality.

The high-performance camera is aimed at users who are inherently artistic and who loves expressing their creativity wherever they go, to capture top quality, with pin sharp results, and an intelligent hybrid autofocus (AF) system adopted from the Z6 & Z7 to capture fast-moving subjects. Key features to this innovative Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera include phase-detection AF; a standard sensitivity range of ISO 100-51200; the capability to perform well in low-light conditions with its brilliant AF performance down to -4 EV; continuous shooting of up to 11 fps; UHD 4K video recording @ 30 fps and a large tilting 3.2 inch 1040k-dot monitor that offers a smooth operation, all crafted into this amazing compact body.

The included wide-angle Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens and telephoto Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR Lenses both provide you with superb performance and remarkable image quality.

  • DX Format
  • EXPEED 6 Image Processor
  • 20.9MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • UHD 4K Video Recording
  • 180° Tilting LCD Monitor
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R24,695.00
Nikon Z 50 Mirrorless Digital Camera
Nikon Z 50 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 16-50mm Lens
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Large 20.9MP DX CMOS Sensor & EXPEED 6 Image Processor

Built-in to this ground-breaking Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera is a large 20.9MP DX CMOS Sensor that ensures that whenever you are taking photos, that superb image quality will be delivered, regardless of you being in low light, the camera will still be able to perform well when capturing images or when recording video. Added to the construction is the powerful EXPEED 6 Image Processor that ensures the compact body is capable of performing all its high-end functions such as, recording beautiful UHD 4K video, an impressive Hybrid Autofocus (AF) System that’s been adopted from the Z6 & Z7 body to capture fast moving subjects and for a brilliant 11 fps when continuously capturing images.


4K UHD Video Recording

The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera is also capable of recording striking 4K UHD @ 30fps video wherever you go, and even time-lapse, 1080p slow-motion, filters, effects and so much more that you can add on to create beautiful stories.


Intelligent Hybrid Autofocus System

The Nikon Z50 camera sports an intelligent Hybrid Autofocus System that’s advanced enough to lock onto the subjects eye and keep focus, even when the subject is in motion; and features 209 focus points for an incredible wide AF coverage of 87% horizontal and 85% vertically.


Z-Mount

Nikon extends its range of the Z range, ensuring that all Z-mount lenses will fit on the Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera. Thanks to the Z-mount, the Z50 from Nikon will work with all the cutting-edge NIKKOR Z lenses, along with approx. 360 compatible DSLR lenses when utilising the optional FTZ Mount Adapter.


Large 3.2 Tilting LCD Monitor

The design of the Nikon Z50 Camera sports a large 3.2-inch Tilting LCD Screen, making it perfect for vloggers to record themselves, and great for framing the perfect selfie. The touchscreen also makes it so much easier, and provides a smooth operation to users, especially for getting quicker to a specific setting or when for framing the desired shot.


OLED Electronic Viewfinder

Incorporated into the Z50 Mirrorless Camera is a stunning high-resolution 0.39-inch, approx. 2360k-dot (XGA) OLED Electronic Viewfinder that offers incredible colour balance and auto and 7-levels of manual brightness controls. The viewfinder is designed to automatically activate when bringing the camera to your eye.


Secure Body Grip

The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Camera features a secure grip to the body along with intelligently arranged buttons to provide a smooth and comfortable operation. The grip upper grip shape has specifically been designed for a firm hold, allowing a smooth flow of the finger reaching the shutter-release button while holding the camera.


20 Creative Filters

You’re not limited of just capturing ordinary photos. However, the Z50 Camera from Nikon allows you to be so much more creative with 20 different filters and effects to get a certain mood-setting. The Z50 includes 20 high quality Creative Picture Controls and 10 Special Effects, which can all be previewed at any time in real-time. Additionally, these settings can be applied to both photos and videos.


Construction Design

The Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Digital Camera features a really compact design, with an extremely lightweight body – allowing you to transport it wherever you go. The stylish Z50 body from Nikon is still designed around Nikon’s revolutionary Z mount, meaning that still a large amount of light will enter the lens for vivid imagery, sharpness, contrast, and impressive focusing speed.


Other Features:

  • Built-in Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
  • Touch to Focus
  • Silent Photography Mode
  • Nikon Z50 Mirrorless Digital Camera
  • Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR Lens
  • Nikon NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR Lens
  • Nikon EN-EL25 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Nikon MH-32 Battery Charger
  • Nikon UC-E21 USB Type-A Male to Type-B Micro Male Cable (Black)
  • Nikon AN-DC20 Strap
  • Nikon BF-N1 Body Cap
  • DK-30 Rubber Eyecup
Type of camera
Type Digital camera with support for interchangeable lenses
Lens mount Nikon Z mount
Lens
Compatible lenses
  • Z mount NIKKOR lenses
  • F mount NIKKOR lenses with mount adapter; restrictions may apply
Effective pixels
Effective pixels 20.9 million
Image sensor
Image sensor 23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS sensor (Nikon DX format)
Total pixels 21.51 million
Dust-reduction system Image Dust Off reference data (requires Capture NX-D)
Storage
Image size(pixels)
  • DX (24x16) image area 5568 x 3712 (L: 20.7 million), 4176 x 2784 (M: 11.6 million), 2784 x 1856 (S: 5.2 million)
  • 1 : 1 (16x16) image area 3712 x 3712 (L: 13.8 million), 2784 x 2784 (M: 7.8 million), 1856 x 1856 (S: 3.4 million)
  • 16 : 9 (24x14) image area 5568 x 3128 (L: 17.4 million), 4176 x 2344 (M: 9.8 million), 2784 x 1560 (S: 4.3 million)
  • Photographs taken during movie recording at a frame size of 3840 x 2160: 3840 x 2160
  • Photographs taken during movie recording at a frame size of 1920 x 1080: 1920 x 1080
File format
  • NEF (RAW): 12 or 14 bit
  • JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1 : 4), normal (approx. 1 : 8), or basic (approx. 1 : 16) compression
  • NEF (RAW)+JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
Picture Control system Auto, Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape, Flat, Creative Picture Controls (Dream, Morning, Pop, Sunday, Somber, Dramatic, Silence, Bleached, Melancholic, Pure, Denim, Toy, Sepia, Blue, Red, Pink, Charcoal, Graphite, Binary, Carbon); selected Picture Control can be modified; storage for custom Picture Controls
Media SD (Secure Digital) and UHS-I compliant SDHC and SDXC memory cards
File system DCF 2.0, Exif 2.31, PictBridge
Viewfinder
Electronic viewfinder 0.99-cm/0.39-in. approx. 2360k-dot (XGA) OLED electronic viewfinder with color balance and auto and 7-level manual brightness controls
Frame coverage Approx. 100% horizontal and 100% vertical
Magnification Approx. 1.02x (50 mm lens at infinity, -1.0 m-1)
Eyepoint 19.5 mm (-1.0 m-1; from center surface of viewfinder eyepiece lens)
Diopter adjustment -3 to +3 m-1
Eye sensor Automatically switches between monitor and viewfinder displays
Monitor
Monitor 8-cm/3.2-in., approx. 1040k-dot tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD with 170° viewing angle, approximately 100% frame coverage, and 11-level manual brightness controls
Shutter
Type Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane mechanical shutter; electronic front-curtain shutter; electronic shutter
Speed 1/4000 to 30 s (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV), bulb, time
Flash sync speed X=1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower; Auto FP High-Speed sync supported
Release
Release modes Single frame, low-speed continuous, high-speed continuous, high-speed continuous (extended), self-timer
Approximate maximum frame advance rate (measured under Nikon-specified test conditions)
  • Low-speed continuous: 1 to 4 fps
  • High-speed continuous: 5 fps
  • High-speed continuous (extended): 11 fps
Self-timer 2 s, 5 s, 10 s, 20 s; 1 to 9 exposures at intervals of 0.5, 1, 2 or 3 s
Exposure
Metering system TTL exposure metering using camera image sensor
Metering modes
  • Matrix metering
  • Center-weighted metering: Weight of 75% given to 8 mm circle in center of frame; weighting can instead be based on average of entire frame
  • Spot metering: Meters 3.5 mm circle (about 2.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point
  • Highlight-weighted metering
Metering range (ISO 100, f/2.0 lens, 20°C/68°F) -4 to +17 EV
Exposure modes
  • Auto modes; programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M)
  • Scene modes: portrait; landscape; child; sports; close up; night portrait; night landscape; party/indoor; beach/snow; sunset; dusk/dawn; pet portrait; candlelight; blossom; autumn colors; food
  • Special effect modes: night vision; super vivid; pop; photo illustration; toy camera effect; miniature effect; selective color; silhouette; high key; low key
  • User settings: U1 and U2
Exposure compensation -5 to +5 EV (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV) available in P, S, A, M, SCN, and EFCT modes
Exposure lock Luminosity locked at detected value
ISO sensitivity
(Recommended Exposure Index)
ISO 100 to 51200 (select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV); can also be set to approx. 1 or 2 EV (ISO 204800 equivalent) above ISO 51200; auto ISO sensitivity control available
Active D-Lighting Can be selected from auto, extra high, high, normal, low or off
Multiple exposure Add, average, lighten, darken
Other options HDR (high dynamic range), photo mode flicker reduction
Focus
Autofocus Hybrid phase-detection/contrast AF with AF assist
Detection range (single-servo AF, photo mode, ISO 100, f/2.0 lens, 20°C/68°F) -4 to +19 EV (Without low-light AF: -2 to +19 EV)
Lens servo
  • Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); continuous-servo AF (AF-C); AF mode auto-switch (AF-A; available only in photo mode); full-time AF (AF-F; available only in movie mode); predictive focus tracking
  • Manual focus (M): Electronic rangefinder can be used
Focus points (single-point AF, photo mode, DX image area) 209
AF-area modes Pinpoint, single-point, and dynamic-area AF (pinpoint and dynamic-area AF available in photo mode only); wide-area AF (S); wide-area AF (L); auto-area AF
Focus lock Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (single-servo AF) or by pressing AE-L/AF-L (protect) button
Flash
Built-in flash Manual pop-up flash raised via flash pop-up control Guide number: Approx. 7/22, 7/22 with manual flash (m/ft, ISO 100, 20°C/68°F)
Charging time Approx. 3 s
Flash control TTL: i-TTL flash control; i-TTL balanced fill-flash is used with matrix, center-weighted, and highlight-weighted metering, standard i-TTL fill-flash with spot metering
Flash modes Fill flash, red-eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync + red-eye, rear-curtain sync, auto, auto + red-eye reduction, auto slow sync, auto slow sync + red-eye, flash off
Flash compensation -3 to +1 EV (choose from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV) available in P, S, A, M, and SCN modes
Flash-ready indicator Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit is fully charged; flashes as underexposure warning after flash is fired at full output
Accessory shoe ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS) i-TTL flash control, optical Advanced Wireless Lighting, FV lock, Color Information Communication, Auto FP High-Speed Sync
White balance
White balance Auto (3 types), natural light auto, direct sunlight, cloudy, shade, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), flash, choose color temperature (2500 K to 10,000 K), preset manual (up to 6 values can be stored), all except choose color temperature with fine-tuning
Bracketing
Bracketing types Exposure, white balance and ADL
Movie
Metering system TTL metering using camera image sensor
Metering modes Matrix, center-weighted or highlight-weighted
Frame size (pixels)
and frame rate
  • 3840 x 2160 (4K UHD); 30p (progressive), 25p, 24p
  • 1920 x 1080; 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p,24p
  • 1920x1080 (slow-motion); 30p x4, 25p x4,24p x5
Actual frame rates for 120p, 100p, 60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, and 24p are 119.88, 100, 59.94, 50, 29.97, 25, and 23.976 fps respectively; quality selection available except at sizes of 3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080 120p/100p, and 1920 x 1080 slow-motion, in which case quality is fixed at ★ (high)
File format MOV, MP4
Video compression H.264/MPEG-4 Advanced Video Coding
Audio recording format Linear PCM, AAC
Audio recording device Built-in stereo or external microphone with attenuator option; sensitivity adjustable
ISO sensitivity (Recommended Exposure Index)
  • M: Manual selection (ISO 100 to 25600; select from step sizes of 1/3 and 1/2 EV); auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to 25600) available with selectable upper limit
  • P, S, A: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to 25600) with selectable upper limit
  • Auto, SCN, EFCT (excluding night vision): Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to 25600)
  • Night vision: Auto ISO sensitivity control (ISO 100 to Hi 4)
Active D-Lighting Can be selected from same as photo settings, extra high, high, normal, low or off
Maximum movie recording length 29 min. 59 s
Other movie options Time-lapse movies, electronic vibration reduction
Playback
Playback Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images) playback with playback zoom, playback zoom cropping, movie playback, photo and/or movie slide shows, histogram display, highlights, photo information, location data display, auto image rotation, and picture rating
Interface
USB Hi-Speed USB with Micro-B connector; connection to built-in USB port is recommended
HDMI output Type D HDMI connector
Audio input Stereo mini-pin jack (3.5 mm diameter; plug-in power supported)
Wi-Fi/Bluetooth
Wireless (may differ by country or area)
  • Standards: IEEE 802.11b/g/n/a/ac
  • Operating frequency: 2412 to 2462 MHz (channel 11) and 5180 to 5320/5180 to 5825/5180 to 5805 MHz
  • Maximum output power (EIRP): 2.4 GHz band: 6.9 dBm, 5 GHz band: 10.2 dBm
  • Authentication: Open system, WPA2-PSK
Bluetooth
  • Communication protocols: Bluetooth Specification Version 4.2
  • Operating frequency: Bluetooth: 2402 to 2480 MHz Bluetooth Low Energy: 2402 to 2480 MHz
  • Maximum output power (EIRP): Bluetooth: 1.4 dBm Bluetooth Low Energy: -0.1 dBm
Range (line of sight) Approximately 10 m (32 ft) without interference; range may vary with signal strength and presence or absence of obstacles
Supported languages
Supported languages Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal and Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
Power source
Battery One EN-EL25 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
Charging AC adapter EH-73P Charging AC Adapter
Tripod socket
Tripod socket 1/4 in. (ISO 1222)
Dimensions/weight
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
Approx. 126.5 x 93.5 x 60 mm (5 x 3.7 x 2.4 in.)
Weight Approx. 450 g (15.9 oz.) with battery and memory card but without body cap; approx. 395 g/14 oz. (camera body only)
Operating environment
Operating environment Temperature: 0 to 40°C/32 to 104°F; humidity: 85% or less (no condensation)
Accessories
Supplied accessories
(may differ by country or area)
EN-EL25 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery with terminal cover, MH-32 Battery Charger (plug adapter supplied in countries or regions where required; shape depends on country of sale), DK-30 Rubber Eyecup (comes attached to camera), UC-E21 USB Cable, AN-DC20 Strap, BF-N1 Body Cap
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  • HDMI, the HDMI logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.
  • Wi-Fi® and the Wi-Fi logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Wi-Fi Alliance®.
  • The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Nikon Corporation is under license.
  • Other products and brand names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.
Specifications are subjects to change without notice.
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