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Zeiss ZX1 Digital Camera

37 Megapixels37 MegapixelsElectronic View FinderElectronic View FinderHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveUltra HD (4K) video: 3840x2160 resolution or more.Ultra HD (4K) video: 3840x2160 resolution or more.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot Metering

Digital Camera Description

The Zeiss ZX1 is a Compact Digital Camera with a Full-Frame sensor. Its 37 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 80-51200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 80-51200. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very low-light. With 37 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.

This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/8000 to 30s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/8000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.

Zeiss ZX1

The Zeiss ZX1 features a 255-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. Manual Focus is also available.

Although this camera offers full manual controls, it does not have any control-dials to change exposure parameters directly. This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. Framing on the Zeiss ZX1 is performed via a 0.70" Built-in EVF with 5.8 Megapixels. This extra large EVF has 0.74X magnification and shows 100% coverage.

Model Specifications

BrandZeiss ModelZX1
Sensor 37 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 36 x 24mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 3:2 Aspect-Ratio
Stabilization None Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 51200 Shutter-Speed 1/8000 - 30s
Lens35mm F/2 / 22Mininum Focus30cm
ZoomElectronicManual Focus Electronic
Filter Diameter52mm Focus System 255-point Contrast-Detect
Viewfinder Type Built-in EVF Viewfinder Size 0.70" EVF 5.8 Megapixels (0.74X) 100% Coverage
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 920K Pixels 4.3" LCD 100% Coverage *Touchscreen
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M Scene ModesNone
Metering Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 3 FPS, Unlimited JPEG Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger WiFi Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG DNG Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash Yes Flash Sync
Video Capture 3840x2160 @ 30 FPS 16:9 *1920x1080 @ 60 FPS. Sound Input
Video Format MPEG-4 WiFi Yes
Memory Internal Memory GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life
Introduced 2018-09-27 Construction Standard
Size 142 x 93 x 46mm (W x H x D) Weight 800g

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Zeiss ZX1 Highlights


Compact digital camera

Sensor-Size: 36 x 24mm

Full-Frame Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

37 Megapixels Fixed LensISO 80-51200
Fixed 35mm lensShutter 1/8000-30s
0.70" Built-in EVF 5.8 Megapixels (0.74X)Full manual controls, including Manual Focus
3 FPS Drive, Unlimited ImagesCustom white-balance
3840x2160 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingSpot-Metering
4.3" LCD 920K PixelsHot-Shoe
Lithium-Ion Battery
Internal Memory
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