Japanese technology company Nikon on Wednesday launched Nikon Z7 and Nikon Z6 full-frame mirrorless cameras along with Nikkor Z series lenses in India. Although the two cameras look identical, they differ in terms of megapixels, ISO range and focus points.
While Nikon Z7 and Nikkor Z camera lenses are scheduled to go on sale in India starting September 27, the Nikon Z6 will hit the shelves later in November. The Nikon Z7 body-only costs Rs 2,69,950, while the price of Nikkor Z 24-70mm F/4 S + Mount Adapter FTZ Kit is Rs 3,26,950, the Nikkor Z 24-70mm F/4 S Kit bears a price tag of Rs 3,14,950, and the Nikon Z7 + Mount Adapter FTZ Kit is priced at Rs 2,81,950.
The price of Nikon Z6 body-only is Rs 1,69,950, and the Nikon Z6 + Nikkor Z 24-70mm F/4 S + Mount Adapter FTZ Kit bears a price tag of Rs 2,26,950. Speaking of the Nikon Z6 with Nikkor Z 24-70mm F/4 S Kit and the Nikon Z6 + Z6 Mount Adapter FTZ Kit, the former costs Rs 2,14,950 while the latter is priced at Rs 1,81,950.
Coming to the standalone cost of camera lenses and mount adapter, the Nikkor Z 24-70mm F/4 S bears a price tag of Rs 78,450, the Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 S is priced at Rs 66,950, the Mount Adapter FTZ costs Rs 19,950 and the price of Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.8 S is Rs 50,950.
The Nikon Z mount system comes with mirrorless cameras along with a large diameter mount and compatible ‘NIKKOR’ lenses and accessories. The Z mount system offers an entire range of high-performance lenses including a f/0.95 lens — which is the fastest in the company’s history.
The newly launched mount adapter is also compatible with NIKKOR F mount lenses — which adds to the number of choices for those who love photography.
The company also has plans to unveil new lenses that would extend its range of high-performance ‘NIKKOR Z’ lenses.
Speaking at the launch, Sajjan Kumar, Managing Director, Nikon India said, “The new products are designed to deliver a new standard of optical excellence embodying the technological brilliance in new mount and optics, yet retaining our renowned legacy, the mirrorless cameras brings imaging to new heights and challenges the norm. With features that offer creative possibilities the cameras deliver an unparalleled standard of optical brilliance that are sure to delight a photographer’s fancy. Packed with powerful features, all the products showcase Nikon’s legendary craftsmanship that will empower users to expand the realm of photographic capabilities.”