DPReview Published Nikon Z fc Review (86% Overall Score)

DPReview published their Nikon Z fc mirrorless camera review and test results: The new Nikon Z fc camera gets an impressive 86% overall score and Silver Award from the experts at DPReview.

Nikon Z fc Key Features:

  • 20.9 MP DX CMOS sensor
  • EXPEED 6 processing engine
  • 4K Ultra HD video recording at 30p, 25p or 24p
  • 3-inch Vari-angle monitor touchscreen LCD
  • OLED viewfinder with 100% frame coverage
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity
  • ISO 51,200 (expandable to ISO 204,800)
  • Magnesium alloy frame
  • 20 Creative Picture Controls
  • DX-format lens mounting system

Good for:

Those looking for a light, inexpensive and stylish ILC with direct controls and vlogging-friendly features.

Not so good for:

Those who prefer a more substantial-feeling body, best-in-class autofocus or a wider selection of native lenses.

Conclusion from DPReview:

The Nikon Z fc is an APS-C mirrorless camera that successfully brings back the design of the company’s film cameras. It offers plenty of hands-on controls, a vlogger-friendly fully articulating touchscreen, excellent still and video quality, and plenty of customizability. It could use refinement in a few areas, but for those looking for an eye-catching camera that can capture the moment for social media and more, the Z fc is a solid choice.

Nikon Z fc with 16-50mm Lens: $1,096.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc body: $956.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 28mm Lens: $1,196.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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