According to recently rumors on NR, the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera will be shipping about one month after Photokina 2018 (in October). While the official announcement will be before Photokina, this is same as rumored before.
In the next several months of 2018, Nikon is expected to announced around three new cameras and 2 new lenses. At least one of these cameras will be Nikon full frame mirrorless cameras. Below are a list of rumored Nikon cameras and lenses to be announced in 2018.
According to report from Japanese website Sankeibiz, Nikon currently is developing their full frame mirrorless cameras in rapid pace, most likely released in this Nikon’s fiscal year (End on March, 2019. And also said Nikon will announce at a major overseas trade show – Photokina 2018 in September.
Nikkei recently posted an article about upcoming full frame mirrorless cameras from Canon and Nikon. They said that both Nikon and Canon will release their full frame mirrorless cameras in 2019 next year, and announcement will be around Photokina in September. (Development announcement)
French Website Focus-numerique has made an interview with Nikon’s optical engineer: Satoshi Yamazaki at CP+ Show 2018. From the interview, Nikon optical engineer said that 100MP Nikon full frame sensor is possible, and it is still hard to say that upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera will use Nikon F-mount lenses or not.
According to previous rumors, Nikon D850 sensor is made by TowerJazz. And now TowerJazz is working on a new full frame sensor with global shutter, this new full frame sensor is probably for the upcoming Nikon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera.