With expectations rising that we’ll see a full-frame Nikon mirrorless digital camera within the not too distant future, NikonRumors.com has revealed the primary set of specs it believes two new cameras will function. Sure, you learn that proper: two new mirrorless cameras, not one.
NikonRumors reckons might see one mannequin with a 45MP sensor (possible very comparable in design to that discovered on the D850), whereas the opposite mannequin will function a 24-25MP chip, though it isn’t clear if this might be full-frame or APS-C.
The brand new fashions can even be comparable in physique dimension to Sony’s full-frame Alpha A7 sequence cameras just like the A7R III, however experiences recommend they’re going to have higher ergonomics and a greater grip.
Different rumored specs embrace a 5-axis in-body stabilization system, 9fps burst capturing and an digital viewfinder with a high-res three.6-million-dot show.
New lens mount
We all know there might be a brand new lens mount for Nikon’s new mirrorless cameras, though it isn’t clear what the size might be. In the mean time Nikon’s mirrorless mount is 55mm, which is somewhat bigger than the rumored Z mount, which had a gap of 49mm.
NikonRumors says the brand new mirrorless mount might be suitable with ultra-fast f/zero.95 lenses – this ties in with Nikon registering the NOCT trademark and f/0.9 lens patents again in June. Initially it is anticipated that three lenses might be launched alongside the brand new cameras: a 24-70mm, 35mm and 50mm (with the 2 prime lenses that includes a quick f/1.four most aperture).
Whilst you may suppose that SD playing cards can be the storage medium of selection, but it surely may very well be that Nikon decides to stay with XQD playing cards if the rumors are to be believed, whereas CF Categorical have additionally been muted.
Rumored dates and pricing
NikonRumors understands that the official announcement is rumored for the top of July (on or round July 23), with delivery starting shortly after (August 23). This could be fairly a bit ahead of lots of people had anticipated – it was broadly thought that the announcement would come on the pictures trade’s largest occasion, Photokina, in September.
Concerning pricing, this may very well be means off, however the 45MP mannequin might value round $four,000 (round £three,000, although possible extra) with the 24-70mm lens, whereas the 25MP mannequin is prone to be below $three,000 (£2,300, once more, this may very well be nearer to £three,000), additionally with a lens.