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MZ-50 / ZX-50

General Description

Product Variations
Exact NameMZ-50ZX-50
Years of Production1997 ~ 20011997 ~ 2000
Availabilityabout once a week, usedabout once a week, used
Catalog Number01320unknown
Sold with Case

Technical Specifications

Lens Mount"crippled" KAF
Mount LimitationsThe lens must be set to the "A" or to its widest aperture
AF System (sensitivity)SAFOX V (-1 ~ 18 EV)
AF with supersonic lenses
Power-Zoom Features
Self-Timer12 sec
Mirror Lock-Up
Cable Releasecable release F
Infra-Red Release
Additional Features
Width x Height x Depth135 x 90.5 x 63.5 mm
Weight345 g
Exposure System
Exposure ModesP, Paction, Pclose-up, Plandscape, Pportrait, Av, Tv, M
Metering Modes with K and M Lensescenter-weigthed (correct exposure only at wide-open aperture)
Metering Modes with A and newer Lenses2-segment (correct exposure only at wide-open or "A" aperture)
Meter MaterialSPD
Exposure Compensation (Step)+/-3 (1/2 EV steps)
Exposure Lock
Meter Range1 ~ 21 EV
Manual ISO Range6 ~ 6400 ASA
Film DX Range25 ~ 5000 ASA
Constructionelectronic (vertical)
Shutter Speeds30 ~ 1/2000, B
Mechanical Speeds
Magnification [Coverage]0.77x [92%]
Aperture IndicationLED
Shutter-Speed IndicationLED
Interchangeable Screens
Power Source
Batteries2 x CR2
ExternalBattery Pack Fg (uses 4 AA-size batteries)
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting2 frames per second
Flash System
Command Protocol(s)analog
FeaturesTTL, P, S
Synchronization Speed(s)1/100 ~ 30, B
Built-In Flash
Guide Number (GN)11
Coverage (35mm equivalent)28
Auto Pop-Up
Red-Eye Reductionyes
AF Assist
Fitting Case(s)soft case: FKS,
soft case: FKM,
soft case: FKL