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The camera of the year just got better.

Z 9 Firmware 2.0

Unlock revolutionary video and
photography upgrades in the Z 9.

12-bit RAW video.
In-camera.

Now you can record pristine 12-bit ProRes RAW HQ or new N-RAW video straight to the Z 9’s memory cards—no external device required. To speed up in-camera playback and edits, a smaller Full HD companion file is created, too.

Introducing N-RAW:
Half the file size.
All the flexibility.

Nikon’s groundbreaking new N-RAW video format packs all the depth and detail of 12-bit RAW video into a file that’s half the size of equivalent ProRes RAW HQ files. Work at increased resolutions, frame rates and bit depths without slowing down your edit.

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ProRes RAW HQ.
Workflow optimized.

Firmware 2.0 also unlocks the Z 9’s ability to record 12-bit 4.1K ProRes RAW HQ footage up to 60p in-camera. ProRes RAW HQ makes it easy to move between multiple cameras and editing platforms with a consistent workflow.

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Photography
upgrades.

See how Z 9 Firmware 2.0 gives sports, wildlife, night sky and event photographers even more advantages in the field.