Nikon D850 vs Nikon Z6

5.75 in
4.88 in
Nikon D850 Digital Camera
vs
5.28 in
3.96 in
Nikon Z6 Digital Camera

Full Comparison

Sensor

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
Image sensor format
FX
FX

Image

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
ISO minimum
64
100
ISO maximum
25600
51200
Maximum image resolution
8256, 5504
6048, 4024
White balance modes
Auto, Cloudy, Flash, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent L, Incandescent, Sunny
Auto, Cloudy, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual, Shade, Sunny
Supported image file formats
JPG, RAW
JPEG, RAW
Photo effects
Black&White, Negative film, Sepia, Vivid
Black&White, Negative film, Neutral, Sepia

Optics and focus

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Maximum aperture
4
22
Focus adjustment
Auto/Manual
Auto/Manual
Contrast adjustment
yesyes
yesyes
Brightness adjustment
yesyes
yesyes

Screen and viewfinder

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Screen size
3.20 in
3.20 in
Screen technology
LCD
LCD
Touch screen
yesyes
yesyes
Viewfinder
Optical
Electronic
Viewfinder magnification
0.75 x
0.8 x
Flip-out screen
nono
yesyes

Photography features

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Shooting modes
Auto, Manual, Program, Scene
Auto, Manual, Program
Camera shutter type
Electronic, Mechanical
Electronic, Mechanical
Auto exposure lock
yesyes
yesyes
Self-timer delay
2, 5, 10, 20
2, 5, 10, 20
Flash modes
Auto, Normal, Slow Sync
Flash OFF, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync

Videography features

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Maximum resolution
3840, 2160
3840, 2160
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Recording resolutions
1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 3840 x 2160
1920 x 1080, 3840 x 2160
HD type
4K Ultra HD
4K Ultra HD
Video recording limit
70 min.
85 min.
Motion JPEG frame rate
30 fps
30 fps

Audio features

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Voice recording
yesyes
yesyes

Design

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Body type
SLR
MILC
Colour of product
Black
Black

Dimensions

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Weight
2.02 lb
1.29 lb
Width
5.75 in
5.28 in
Height
4.88 in
3.96 in
Depth
3.09 in
2.66 in

Storage

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Compatible memory cards
SD, SDHC, SDXC, XQD
XQD
Memory slots
2
1

Power

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
Power source type
Battery
Battery
Battery life (CIPA)
1840
310
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Connectivity

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
USB connector type
Micro-USB B
USB Type-C
Supported WiFi types
IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g
IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
PictBridge
yesyes
yesyes
NFC
yesyes
nono
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth version
4.1
4.2

Other features

Nikon D850Nikon D850Nikon Z6Nikon Z6
GPS
yesyes
yesyes

Often compared with D850

Often compared with Z6