General Description

The custom function of this body can be set only at an authorized service center. The following functions are available:

1. Metering: spot | center-weighted
2. exposure compensation and auto-bracketing: 1/3 EV step | 1/3 EV step
3. film rewind: wind completely | leave the film leader
4. rewind mode: start rewind automatically | start rewind manually
5. function of ML button: lock exposure | lock exposure and focus

The first value that is listed is the factory setting, and the value that follows the ‘|’ sign is the alternative.

Product Variations
Exact Name Z-5 Z-5
Color silver-black black
Year of Introduction 1994 1994
Catalog Number unknown unknown
Sold with Case

Technical Specifications

Lens Mount KAF2
Mount Limitations
AF System (sensitivity) SAFOX II (-1 ~ 18 EV)
AF with supersonic lenses
Power-Zoom Features auto-lens retract, image-size tracking, power zoom, zoom clip
Self-Timer 12 / 2 sec
Mirror Lock-Up
Cable Release cable release F
Infra-Red Release
Custom Functions 5
Additional Features DOF preview, mirror lock-up
Width x Height x Depth 152 x 95.5 x 74 mm
Weight 650 g
Exposure System
Exposure Modes Av, HyM, HyP, P
Metering Modes with K and M Lenses center-weighted, spot
Metering Modes with A and newer Lenses 8-segment, center-weighted, spot
Meter Material SPD
Exposure Compensation (Step) ‘+/-4 (1/2)
Exposure Lock yes
Meter Range 0 ~ 20 EV
Manual ISO Range 6 ~ 6400 ASA
Film DX Range 25 ~ 5000 ASA
Construction electronic (vertical)
Material metal
Shutter Speeds 30 ~ 1/8000, B
Mechanical Speeds
Magnification [Coverage] 0.80x [92%]
Aperture Indication LED
Shutter-Speed Indication LED
Interchangeable Screens
Power Source
Batteries 1 x 6 Volt 2CR5
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting 3 frames per second
Flash System
Command Protocol(s) analog
Features TTL, P, S
Synchronization Speed(s) 1/250 ~ 30, B
Built-In Flash
Guide Number (GN) 14
Coverage (35mm equivalent) 35
Auto Pop-Up
Red-Eye Reduction
AF Assist yes
Fitting Case(s) soft case: Fd(s),
soft case: Fd(m),
soft case: Fd(l)