About This Manual


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  • This manual is for use with both the Z 7II and Z 6II. The illustrations show the Z 6II.

  • This camera uses CFexpress (Type B), XQD, SD, SDHC, and SDXC memory cards. Memory cards of all types are referred to throughout this manual as “memory cards”. Where it is necessary to distinguish between the different types, the terms “CFexpress memory card”, “XQD memory card”, and “SD memory card” may be used.

  • Throughout this manual, battery chargers are referred to as “battery chargers” or “chargers”.

  • Throughout this manual, the display in camera monitor and viewfinder during shooting is referred to as the “shooting display”; in most cases, the illustrations show the monitor.

  • Throughout this manual, smartphones and tablets are referred to as “smart devices”.

  • Throughout this manual, the term “default settings” is used to refer to the settings in effect at shipment. The explanations in this manual assume that default settings are used.

AFor Your Safety

“For Your Safety” contains important safety instructions. Be sure to read them before using the camera. For more information, see “For Your Safety” (For Your Safety).