Wait, what? New Nikon and Olympus cameras don't come with usual chargers

Wait, what? New Nikon and Olympus cameras don't come with power adaptors

Nikon and Olympus have stopped supplying the usual power adapters with their latest cameras, in a move sure to frustrate those used to charging their kit in a familiar way. 

Both the Nikon Z7 II and the Nikon Z7 will now come without the Nikon EH-7P charger that had previously been included with the cameras, while the new Olympus PEN E-P7 comes without the Olympus BCS‑5 battery charger that had been supplied with previous PEN bodies. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.