The upcoming Nikon’s APS-C Z-mount mirrorless camera is expected to be announced in later 2019. According to our source, this Z-mount mirrorless camera could use Sony’s 26MP IMX571 APS-C CMOS sensor. You can take a look at specs sheet of IMX571 here. The Fujifilm X-T3 and X-T30 also use this sensor.
Sony has just announced the new a7R IV (B&H Photo/Adorama/Amazon) with all new 61MP full frame CMOS sensor. Since Nikon recently always use Sony’s CMOS sensors, this make sense that upcoming Z-mount Nikon Z8 will also use this 61MP full frame sensor. And the successor of D850Nikon D860 will also likely to use this sensor.
The first rumored specs list of upcoming Nikon D6 flagship full frame DSLR camera now already available online. You can see the details below, Nikon D6 is rumored to be announced in late 2019 to early 2020.
The Nikon Z7 full frame mirrorless camera will have 45MP full frame CMOS sensor, to compete with Sony a7R III. According to latest rumors, Nikon Z7’s sensor will be better than D850‘s sensor, and you will get a free F-to-Z lens adapter wherever you buy Nikon Z6 or Z7 full frame mirrorless cameras. Pre-orders of both cameras will be on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018. Shipping in November.
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.
As rumored before, Nikon is planning to announce new mirrorless system cameras in 2018. Previous rumors said that the upcoming Nikon mirrorless camera will be full frame, now according to NR, it seems that Nikon may announce both DX format mirrorless camera and FX mirrorless camera in 2018.