News, Rumors on Nikon DSLR, Mirrorless, Compact Cameras, NIKKOR Lenses.
Nikon Z8 (Price, Release Date)
Nikon Z8 is a rumored Z-mount high megapixel full frame mirrorless camera to be announced in 2022 to 2023. Since Sony a7R IV uses 61MP full frame sensor, Nikon Z8 will probably use this 61MP sensor. Price, Specs is not available yet. Stay tuned for more info.
According to latest rumors by How2fly, he has just posted first leaked photo that could be upcoming Nikon Z8 full frame mirrorless camera. He said Nikon Z8 is basically a Z9 without vertical grip, Nikon Z8 will share same 45.71MP sensor and EXPEED 7 processor as Z9. As rumored before, Nikon Z8 will be officially announced in August, stay tuned.
Along with soon to be announced Nikon Z30 APS-C Z-mount mirrorless camera, Nikon is also rumored to announce a new full frame Z-mount mirrorless camera later this year. Currently, there is no info about which full frame mirrorless camera will be announced, you can take a look at rumored Z-mount full frame mirrorless cameras below:
According to Nokishita, Nikon has just registered two new camera codes in Russia. These two new camera codes are N2014 and N2016. As Nikon interview at CP+ 2021, Nikon will announce many new products in 2021. So these two new camera codes could be upcoming Nikon Z1 or Z8/Z9. Stay tuned for more info.
Recently, Sony has announced the flagship full frame mirrorless camera Alpha a1, according to rumors, Nikon is also ready to release their flagship full frame mirrorless Z-mount camera in this Spring/Summer. To compete with Sony a1 and upcoming Canon EOS R1.
According to latest rumors, Nikon currently is testing a total of 5 high-end different Z-mount mirrorless cameras, all these Z-mount cameras are pro body design, including upcoming Nikon Z8 and Nikon Z9. Here are rumored specs for some of these Z-mount mirrorless cameras:
According to latest rumors, along with upcoming Nikon Z6S and Nikon Z7S, Nikon may also announce a new higher-end/flagship full frame mirrorless camera in late 2020 to early 2021. The name of this new camera could be named Nikon Z8 or Z9.
French website Phototrend had a chance to interview with Nikon manager, talking about recently announced Nikon D6(B&H/Adorama/Amazon), upcoming Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras and lenses. You can see the full interview here.