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Imatest results: Nikon Z7, Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 and 24-70mm f/4

The Australian site PhotoReview published the Imatest results for the Nikon Z7 camera, Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 and 24-70mm f/4 S lenses: Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 S lens ($846.95) Imatest results: "Technologically, we expected the 35mm f/1.8 S lens to out-perform its F-mount equivalents but we haven’t reviewed the Nikkor AF-S F-mount equivalent. It certainly did better than the Tamron SP AF 35mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lens we reviewed in November 2015." (source) Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens ($996.95) Imatest results: "Although the highest resolution measured in out tests is not quite as high as that of the 35mm f/1.8 S lens, it’s not far behind in most of the features we tested. Unfortunately, once again, we haven’t reviewed an equivalent Nikon F-mount lens we can compare it with." (source) Nikon Z7 ($3,996.95) Imatest resolution vs ISO settings: The body size and ergonomics. We found the Z7 a very nice camera to handle and for us it fitted into the ‘Goldilocks zone’ – neither too big nor too small but significantly smaller and lighter than the D850 (which we found rather heavy). We also found the pared-down button controls very easy to work with. If a function isn’t accessible by a designated button most users will have enough programmable options to configure one accordingly. If not, the menu is comprehensive and easy to navigate. The single card slot. Sure, it would be nice to have two but XQD cards are currently available in capacities up to 256GB and Nikon...

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Published By: Nikonrumors - Thursday, 11 October

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