Rumors: Sony is Developing a new 36MP APS-C CMOS Sensor

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A source just told us that Sony is developing a new 36MP APS-C CMOS sensor. This new APS-C image sensor may use on upcoming Sony APS-C mirrorless camera, such as Sony a6700, or upcoming RX compact cameras, such as RX100 VI & RX10 IV.

The Sony RX100 VI and RX10 IV are expected to be announced in next several months this year. Currently, there is still no rumored specs about RX100 VI and RX10 IV compact cameras. In March, 2017, a new Sony camera code WW620081 was registered. And in late May, Sony China also posted a new camera teaser that hasn’t announced yet, stay tuned for more info.