Nikon Apologizes for not Able to Deliver Nikon Z7, Z 35mm f/1.8 S, 500mm f/5.6E on Time

Nikon Japan today announced that the recently announced Nikon Z7 (B&H/Adorama/Amazon), Z 35mm f/1.8 S lens (B&H/Adorama/Amazon), AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens (B&H/Adorama/Amazon) pre-orders are far exceed. They can’t deliver all these pre-orders on time in late September.

From Nikon Japan: (Translated)

Thank you very much for your continued patronage of Nikon products.

For the following products we are planning to release in September, 2018 We have so many reservations, so if you can not deliver on the day of the release date to some customers who have already made a reservation There is.

In addition, customers who will be booked in the future may have time to deliver products after release.

  • Z 7
  • Z 7 24-70 Lens Kit
  • Z 7 FTZ mount adapter kit
  • Z 7 24 – 70 + FTZ mount adapter kit
  • NIKKOR Z 35 mm f / 1.8 S
  • AF-S NIKKOR 500 mm f / 5.6 E PF ED VR

We deeply apologize for causing serious inconveniences to our concerned parties, including customers who are looking forward to products. We will make every effort to deliver it as soon as possible to meet your expectations, so we appreciate your kind understanding.

via: Nikon Japan

  • Stefan Weilhartner

    i guess nikon have to fucking ramp up their production. i heard that is the same problem with the d850. is there a shortage of high-res sensors?