Confirmed : Nikon Z7 Sensor is Made by Sony

It is now confirmed that the sensor inside the Nikon Z7 camera is made by Sony. TechInsights (previously known as Chipworks) published their reports on the sensors inside the Nikon Z7.

According to this report, Nikon Z7 uses the Sony IMX309BQJ sensor. The sensor is offered with 45.7 megapixels. We know the benefits of the backlit BSI sensor from Sony’s A7R Mark III.

See also: Best Lenses for Nikon Z6 and Z7 | Best Memory Cards for Nikon Z6 & Z7

Nikon Z7 Sensor Specs

  • 45.7MP full frame
  • 35.9 x 23.9mm (FX)
  • BSI (backside illumination) CMOS sensor (IMX309BQJ)
  • no AA filter
  • 5-axis VR image stabilization (5 stops CIPA)

D850 is also using Sony’s IMX309AQJ sensor.

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