Rumors: Sony RX1R III is in Developing, to Have the 60MP IMX551 Sensor

A new source just sent us some specs about the upcoming Sony RX1R III high-end compact camera. The source said that Sony RX1R III may use Sony’s latest image sensor IMX551. This means RX1R III will have a 60MP full frame sensor, and 8K video. Previous rumors, also said RX1R III will have improved image quality and speed. Stay tuned for more info.

Below are a list of new Sony sensors:

  • That would be really nice, a compact powerhouse.

  • Stephane

    All they have to do is to put the A7RIII’s sensor and touchscreen in the new RX1RIII to make it the best stealth reportage, travel and walk arround camera ever.

  • Navi Samson

    Sony — DO THIS! MAKE THIS PRODUCT! IT WILL SOLIDIFY YOUR HOLD ON THE CAMERA MARKET! Thank you….

  • Wow! I’m waiting for this!

  • frankjenson

    I always wanted to carry around a medium format camera in my pocket. I’ll upgrade my RX1.

  • Mister D.

    Can’t wait!

  • Jean-Louis Coffre

    Sony is waiting for the release of the Lieca Q2 before introducing the Rx1r3? I’d like a 28mm too

  • Brandon

    Improve the battery life and I’m sold. I would have bought the RX1RII if the battery life wasn’t so bad