overview Sensor size

Sensor size Sensor size
Full frame 35.9x23.9mm

The camera's sensor is what turns light into a digital image. The larger the sensor, the more light you capture, and the better quality image you get. Most digicam's have the same size sensor, but a few have bigger sensors, and DSLRs have much bigger sensors.

Learn more about sensor sizes.

Compared To Compared to recent boutiques

Out of 13 recent boutiques, only 1 has (significantly) better sensor size than the Nikon Z7.

Nikon Z7
Full frame 35.9x23.9mm
Best
Full frame 44x33mm
Average
APS-H 35.6x23.8mm
Min
Four thirds 17.3x13mm