Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z high-end cameras with medium format sized image sensors.

We are comparing two different cameras with same sensor sizes. Mirrorless cameras are becoming serious altenatives to DSLR cameras thanks to their size/weight advantages.

Hasselblad X1D is a mirrorless camera while the Pentax 645Z is a Pro DSLR model. Both cameras provides medium format sensor around 50-megapixels in resolution. Let’s have a brief look at the main features of Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645Z.

Hasselblad X1D specs list include a native ISO sensitivity between 100-25600 range and is capable of 1080/30p HD video. The Pentax 645Z camera features an articulated 3.2-inch LCD, top ISO of 204,800, 3 fps continuous shooting, and 1080/60i video.

Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z Comparison

Comparison Table of Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z Cameras

Below you can see the specs comparison table of Hasselblad X1D vs Pentax 645z cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Features  Hasselblad X1D Pentax 645z
Megapixel 50-Megapixels 50-Megapixels
Sensor size / type Medium Format (44 x 33 mm) Medium Format (44 x 33 mm)
Low –Pass filter Yes No
Image Processor PRIME III
AF Points 27 points
Image Stabilization No No
AF System Contrast detect sensor Contrast and phase detect sensor
ISO Sensitivity 100-25,600 100-204,800
Shutter Min – Max 60 sec 1/2000 sec 30 sec 1/4000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 2.3fps 3fps
Video 1920 x 1080: 30p, H.264 1920 x 1080: 60 fps MPEG-4, H.264
Display 3″ TouchScreen Fixed LCD (921k dots) 3.2″ Rear Tilting  LCD (1,037,000)
Viewfinder Electronic 2,360k dots (100%) Optical pentaprism (98%)
External flash-shoe Yes Yes
Battery Life  650 shots
Wireless & GPS Built-in No
Environmentally sealed Yes Yes
Dimensions 150 x 98 x 71mm 156 x 117 x 123mm
Weight 725g 1550g
Price $8995 $6995