Tag Archives: XQD memory cards

Nikon Z7 XQD memory cards comparison

CameraMemorySpeed published their test results of different XQD memory cards used in the Nikon Z7 mirrorless camera, including the new Nikon XQD cards (not available in the US yet). Their recommendation is to use the Sony G-Series XQD memory cards (Adorama | B&H | Amazon) in the Nikon Z7 camera. Other XQD memory cards, such as the […]

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More info on the new Nikon XQD memory cards

I am sure many of you have missed my original post about the new Nikon XQD memory cards: Nikon is going to start selling their own XQD memory cards for the Nikon D5/D500/D850/Z6/Z7 cameras. It is not clear if the new XQD cards are just rebranded Sony, Lexar or Delkin cards. Two different Nikon XQD memory cards will be available: […]

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Nikon Z6 and Z7 pre-orders in the UK will come with a free XQD memory card

A quick update on the previous report that the first Nikon Z camera preorders will come with a free XQD memory card. WEX already lists a free Sony G 64GB XQD memory cards with all Nikon Z6 and Z7 pre-orders:

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Nikon branded XQD memory cards?

More last moment leaks: Nikon Z7, 24-70mm and 35mm to ship in late September 50mm lens to ship in late October Nikon Z6 to ship in late November Nikkor 500mm f/5.6 PF lens to ship on September 14 In addition: Nikon genuine XQD memory cards (MC-XQ64G, MC-XQ120G) priced 17,820 yen for 64 GB and 29,160 yen […]

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Here is the good news: the one slot XQD memory card is not that bad because…

The one slot XQD memory card is not that bad because I was told that you can either use 1x XQD card or 1x CF Express card or 2x SD cards. I do not have any other details or how exactly this is implemented (adapter?). Stay tuned…

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Here is the bad news: both the Nikon Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras will have only one XQD memory card slot

In my initial report from July 3rd, I specified that the new Nikon Z6 and Z7 mirrorless camera will both have XQD and CF Express memory card slots (meaning two slots). I am pretty sure now that this information was wrong – maybe something got lost in translation, maybe the specs given to me were “XQD/CF Express” and […]

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