Nikon Z9

Nikon Z9, Nikons new mirrorless flagship is announced:

  • 45 Megapixel
  • RAW files of a third the size
  • No mechanical shutter so so endurance drastically improved
  • Up to 120 pictures per second
  • Autofocus for humans, birds, bikes, cars, trains, planes with automatic switching
  • Video 4K at 120 fps and 8K at 30 fps for up to 2 hours
  • ISO 64 – 25.600

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A Sony A9 II without innovation

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