Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Nikon Z7 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs Z7 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Nikon Z7 Specs

GFX 50R

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Medium format
  • 51 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount G-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 160.7 x 96.5 x 66.4mm³ (6.3" x 3.8" x 2.6")
  • 775g (25.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for GFX 50R

Z7

  • Introduced in August 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 46 megapixel
  • 9 frames/second
  • 64 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 80.00mm (3.1") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Z Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 134 x 100.5 x 67.5mm³ (5.3" x 4.0" x 2.7")
  • 675g (21.8 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Z7

GFX 50R vs Z7 Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Infographic: GFX 50R and Z7 sensor area comparison

Advantage: Fujifilm GFX 50R

GFX 50R vs Z7: Viewfinder

GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.

Z7 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.68 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.80x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

GFX 50R (0.77x)

Z7 (0.80x)

Simulated viewfinder of the GFX 50RSimulated viewfinder of the Z7

Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras.

Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Nikon Z7 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice

GFX 50R

Z7

Larger sensor (5)Medium formatFull frame
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4045.70
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)3.693.68
Larger lens selection (3)53
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.362.10
Longer battery life (3, photos)400330

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like the larger selection of lenses, that the display has a higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina.

The GFX 50R scores 22 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Z7

GFX 50R

Z7

Higher speed (4, frames/second)39
Auto Focus points (4)117493
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO64 - 25600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Weighs less (2)775g
(25.0 oz.)
675g
(21.8 oz.)
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
909cm³
(57 cu.in.)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Z7 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the optical image stabilizer, the superior video recording and the lower weight than the GFX 50R. Another advantage over the GFX 50R: the more compact size.

Yields 21 points for the Z7.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

GFX 50R

Z7

Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
WiFi
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Nikon Z7 Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and Z7

GFX 50R und Z7, front viewGFX 50R und Z7, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und Z7, view from aboveGFX 50R und Z7, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Nikon Z7

22
21

We advise to choose the newest model: Fujifilm GFX 50R.

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