The datasheet of IMX310 Exmor R sensor now has already leaked online. This Exmor R sensor has used on the Sony a9 (WW361847). From the datasheet, we can see that IMX310 sensor has 16 Bit, Global Reset Shutter, and on-chip dual gain HDR 96dB dynamic range.
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: Since Sony announced the major firmware updates for Sony a9 in early 2019. It seems that a9 Mark II will not coming until 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.