News, Rumors on Nikon DSLR, Mirrorless, Compact Cameras, NIKKOR Lenses.
Category: Nikon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera
Nikon Z6 & Z7 Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras development already announced. The officially announcement will be on August 23rd, 2018, and release date in October, 2018. Nikon Z6 has 24MP full frame sensor (High speed, low light), Nikon Z7 has 45MP full frame sensor (High resolution).
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.
Around CP+ Show in Japan in early March, Nikon may announced their new mirrorless cameras (Both DX and full frame). And now according to Sigma China’s weibo, Sigma may announce a lot of lenses within one month.
The upcoming NAB Show 2018 will be on April 7 to 12, 2018 in Las Vegas. Nikon USA has reserved a booth at the middle of the Central Hall. And the booth of Nikon is almost as big as other video-heavy-hitters like JVC, Fuji and Arri. While in 2016 and 2017, Nikon has no booth at NAB Show.