UNSTOPPABLE.

Best.

  • World’s best AF scene detection system1.
  • Best-in-class 8K video resolution and internal recording1.
Jerry Ghionis photo of a woman in front of a large clock face
Photo of a motorbike rider in air on a red bike

Fast.

  • World’s fastest still image frame rate of 120 fps1.
  • World’s fastest scanning speed2.
Photo of a soccer player in mid kick in air, horizontal to the ground

First.

  • World’s first truly blackout free electronic viewfinder1.
  • First Nikon camera with 4-axis vertical and horizontal tilting monitor.
Photo of a cheetah cub in brush

Tech Specs

  1. Effective Pixels

    45.7 million
  2. Sensor Size

    35.9 mm
     x  23.9 mm
  3. Image Sensor Format

    FX
  4. Storage Media

    CFexpress (Type B)
    XQD Type Memory
  5. ISO Sensitivity

    ISO 64–25600 in step sizes of 1/3 and 1 EV
    can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.7, or 1 EV (ISO 32 equivalent) below ISO 64 or to approx. 0.3, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 102400 equivalent) above ISO 25600; auto ISO sensitivity control available
  6. Movie

    8K UHD 7,680 × 4,320 / 30p (progressive)
    8K UHD 7,680 × 4,320 /25p/24p
    4K UHD 3,840 × 2,160 /120p/100p/60p50p/30p/25p/24p
    Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 /120p/100p/60p/50p/30p/25p/24p
    Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 slow-mo / 30 fps x4
    Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 slow-mo / 25 fps x4
    Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 slow-mo / 24 fps 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
  7. Monitor Size

    3.2 in. diagonal
  8. Monitor Type

    Vertically and horizontally tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD
  9. Battery / Batteries

    EN-EL18d rechargeable Li-ion battery
    EN-EL18c, EN-EL18b, EN-EL18a,and EN-EL18 batteries can also be used. Note, however, that fewer pictures can be taken on a single charge than with the EN-EL18d.
  10. Approx. Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth)

    5.9 in.
    (149 mm)
     x  5.9 in.
    (149.5 mm)
     x  3.6 in.
    (90.5 mm)
  11. Approx. Weight

    47.3 oz.
    (1340 g)

Photo of the Z 9 in a photographer's hands with an image on the LCD screen