According to Nokishita Camera, the long awaited Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens for Sony E-mount is expected to be officially announced next week, which means pre-order of this lens will be open next week.
Tamron Japan has officially announced that they will attend the upcoming CP+ 2020 in Japan during February 27th to March 1st. According to Tamron Japan, they will focus on the upcoming Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens, you will able to touch and try this lens during CP+ show. Tamron may announce the price and release date of this lens at CP+. Stay tuned.
Spanish website Foto24 has leaked the EU price for upcoming Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens for €1,149.99. Based on price of Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 lens and 28-75mm f/2.8 lens, the US price for Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens could be $1,199. This is much cheaper than FE 70-200mm f/2.8 GM lens.
The new announced Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD lens will be officially released next year in Spring. This is a super compact telephoto zoom lens for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. Digitalcamera.jp shared the image of Tamron 70-180mm f/2.9 Di III VXD lens mounted on Sony a7 III. Looks very compact and nice.
Tamron will soon announce four new FE lenses for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras. Here are first leaked images of this 4 new FE lenses. Expected official announcement will be in next week on October 22nd.