This is June version of “What to Expect Next from Sony ?“. After the announcement of new Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens (B&H/Adorama/Amazon/Focus Camera) and FE 600mm f/4 GM OSS Lens (B&H/Adorama/Amazon/Focus Camera), Sony also has one new camera code “WW716189” got registered at certification bodies, so we can expect at least one new camera to be announced within 1-2 months. Below is a roundup rumors of upcoming Sony cameras and lenses to be announced next.
Breaking ! Sony has just registered a new camera code WW716189 in China, this means a new Sony camera will be officially announced in next two or three months.
The official announcement for previous leaked FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 G OSS Lens is expected next week sometime. Along with this super telephoto zoom lens, rumors said Sony will also announce a new super telephoto prime lens next week. The most likely to be announced lens could be FE 600mm f/4 GM OSS lens or FE 500mm f/4 GM OSS lens. In the past, there were already patent for these super telephoto prime lenses.
What to expect next from Sony in the second half of 2019 to early 2020 ? Currently, there is no camera code got registered at certification bodies, so don’t expect new cameras to be announced within 1-2 months. Here is a roundup rumors of upcoming Sony cameras and lenses.
We already posted that upcoming Sony a9 II will be announced in 2019. Now according to a reliable source from SAR, they also confirmed that Sony a9II will be officially announced in September 2019 with revolution features. Sony want to release something for the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
A new Sony full frame CMOS sensor has leaked online, this new sensor is IMX455AQR, featured with 60MP, 8K Video, native ISO at 64. This sensor is the down verison of IMX551. According to our source, this IMX455AQR sensor could be on market in early 2019, and Nikon D6/Z8 could use this sensor.
The latest announcement from Sony is for the new FE 24mm f/1.4 GM Lens(B&H Photo/Amazon/ Adorama). So what’s next from Sony ? In the rest of 2018, there will be no new products to be announced from Sony. So the long awaited Sony a7S III and a6700/a7000 will coming in 2019. Here is an update rumors of upcoming Sony cameras and lenses to be announced in 2019.
Update: Sony announced the major firmware updates for Sony a9 in early 2019. It seems that a9 Mark II will coming in the second half of 2019, for the upcoming Tokyo 2020.
The Sony a9 was released in early 2017, becomes one of the flagship professional cameras in the world. The Sony a9 is also one of the top rated mirrorless cameras from Sony. According to our source, Sony is already working on a9 Mark II, to replace currently a9.