(UPDATED) Sony registered another new camera with the code WW541200

A chinese reader just noticed that Sony registered a new camera code “WW541200” in Asia. This means we now have two new codes: WW541200 (no info on original registration country) WW940439 (Original registration in China) It’s important to note that cameras registered first in China are usually RX or compact cameras.

Sony registered another new camera with the code WW541200

A chinese reader just noticed that Sony registered a new camera code “WW541200” at http://miit.gov.cn/. This means we now have three codes: WW541200 (no info on original registration country) WW940439 (Original registration in China) WW940439 (registered a year ago with no info on original registration country) It’s important to note that cameras registered first in […] The post Sony registered another new camera with the code “WW541200” appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Fool me once (A7III) fool me twice (A7sIII) you will not fool me now (Oct 25 event)

The last 12 months I posted a long set of correct rumors (Just click on those link to read them: Sony A9, 100-400mm FE, 85mm FE, 100mm STF, 16-35mm GM, 135mm Batis). But the last two announcement (Sept 12 and Oct 18) something happened with two sources whom shared some of the correct rumors I […] The post Fool me once (A7III) fool me twice (A7sIII) you will not fool me now (Oct 25 event) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Macphun answer to Adobe Lightroom will be launched in 2018. And here is the first teaser video!

Pissed off by the fact that Adobe killed the Lightroom standalone version? Well we have good news to report. Macphun (Click here)shared to us this new teaser video of their new Digital Asset Management platform that will be launched in 2018! After recent Adobe news about Lightroom updates, we received a lot of questions about […] The post Macphun answer to Adobe Lightroom will be launched in 2018.

Sony press announcement on October 25 at 10am NYC time!

Sony will have a major press event in New York City on October 25 at 10am local time. I probably will be able to embed the video live stream here on SAR. As usual it’s impossible to be 100% sure of what could be announced.

Confirmed Sony press event at Photoplus (Sony registered two new camera codes)

The NABshow did open today. The Sony teased “exciting new camera“ is actually the new HXC-FB80 camcorder and not a new A7sIII we were hoping to see. All I can give you as new information is that today more sources confirmed there is another Sony press event before the start of the Photoplus show on […] The post Confirmed Sony press event at Photoplus (Sony registered two new camera codes) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Update on the A7sIII (or A9s) rumor

The one source who correctly told me about the new RX camera announcement on Sept 12 (rumor here) just confirmed once more the new A7s is coming “soon”. I know the word “soon” is not helping us much but this is what he told me.

(SR4) Surprise: Two press announcements from Sony: One on Oct 18 and one on Oct 25-26?

I am 100% that on Wednesday (Oct 18) Sony will announce a new camera. But I just got a “hint” that there might be a second announcement at the PhotoPlus Show on October 25-26. UPDATE: We don’t know with 100% certainity if the camera coming on October 18 is the new A7sIII or a new […] The post (SR4) Surprise: Two press announcements from Sony: One on Oct 18 and one on Oct 25-26? appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Sony PRO service is going to be expanded to Belgium, Sweden, Norway

Trusted sources told me that Sony will expand their PRO service to many other EU countries like Belgium, Sweden, Norway and so on. Some of these countries will get it already in November. The post Sony PRO service is going to be expanded to Belgium, Sweden, Norway… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Sony PRO service is going ot be expanded to Belgium, Sweden, Norway

Trusted sources told me that Sony will expand their PRO service to many other EU countries like Belgium, Sweden, Norway and so on. Some of these countries will get it already in November. The post Sony PRO service is going ot be expanded to Belgium, Sweden, Norway… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

The unofficial talk on the Digital Splash show: Tamron ceased A-mount lens development and will make E-mount lenses only?

A SAR reader reported to me the unofficial talk he collected on the Digital Splash show. While this is just unofficial chatter it’s still interesting to know what managers are spilling out on those kind of events: News I took from sony at digital splash: The people at the sony stand told me either sony […] The post The “unofficial talk” on the Digital Splash show: Tamron ceased A-mount lens development and will make E-mount lenses only? appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Speculating about the possible A7sIII specs

On October 18 (+1 or -1 day) Sony will announce a new camera. Of that I am 1000% sure. And the chances are good that this might be the new A7sIII. All we know from a reliable source is that it has the same A9 PDAF.

Sony working on sensors with built-in lens layer

As disclosed by patent JP2016/003349 Sony is working on a sensor with built-in lens structure array. This would allow Sony to make very thin cameras ideal for mobile devices and the automotive industry.

(SR3) Sony will launch a new 20mm f/2.8 FE lens?

Image on top shows the current 20mm f/2. 8 A-mount lens The following info is from a source whom shared a few correct info in the past. He told me that Sony will launch a new 20mm f/2. 8 Full Frame E-mount later this year.

Again rumors about the Surprising Sony camera

You surely remember the let down the day of the Sony RX10mV announcement. We had big expectation also because one of our trusted sources said there would be “something surprising”. Well, it seems he was wrong on the timing but he may be still right on the vague “content” of this rumor.

Sony WW940439 code camera to be announced soon (probably A7III)

As reported by Nokishita there is still one Sony camera that has to be announced very soon. Its code is “WW940439”. The best bet is that this might be the A7III with the following specs shared by trusted sources: New 24 MP sensor First source said it hs “Same Sony A9 autofocus system without the […] The post Sony “WW940439” code camera to be announced soon (probably A7III) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) Sony WW940439 code camera to be announced soon (probably A7III)

As reported by Nokishita there is still one Sony camera that has to be announced very soon. Its code is “WW940439”. The best bet is that this might be the A7III with the following specs shared by trusted sources: New 24 MP sensor First source said it hs “Same Sony A9 autofocus system without the […] The post (SR5) Sony “WW940439” code camera to be announced soon (probably A7III) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) Leaked images of three new Sony 4k camcorders

There is one more announcement to come from Sony. But this time it’s for camcorders. We will get the new PXW-Z90, HXR-NX80 and FDR-AX700. And those are the leaked images And after that camcorder announcement expect another E-mount announcement in October.

(SR4) A7iii coming today. A9 sensor, a9 body and battery.

A trusted source just told me this: A7iii coming today. A9 sensor, a9 body and battery. Great to know the new A7III has the A9 body! Other rumored specs that are yet unconfirmed: 24Mpx, 6fps with mechanical shutter, ISO up to 51200 (expanded to ISO 204800), 693 phase detection AF (which is same as a9!!), […] The post (SR4) A7iii coming today.

(SR5) Sony announcement tomorrow!

A highly trusted source confirmed the rumor we posted end of last week. And he told us Sony will announce “something” tomorrow September 12 (probably at 3-4pm London time). So far we have no confirmed info about WHAT exactly will be announced.

Image of the new Opteka 28mm f/2.8 HD Multi-Coated Lens

Opteka will soon announce a new 28mm f/2.8 HD Multi-Coated E-mount Lens. Above you can see the first image. Features: 6 elements in 5 groups 9 aperture blades 9.8” (0.25m) minimum focus distance But there might be a chance that this is a re-branded version of the current Meike E-mount lens :( – Thanks Mistral […] The post Image of the new Opteka 28mm f/2.8 HD Multi-Coated Lens appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR2) Some early unconfirmed A7sIII rumors

Today (6pm Los Angeles time) Sony will announce the new Cine Alta FF camera (early specs here). I am yet not sure if there will be something else. If reliable rumors is what you are looking for please stop reading here :) – Today I got this completely unverified rumor.

Panasonic firmware goes with 10-bit color with 400mbps ALL-Intra. Whats your answer Sony?

Panasonic announced the release of a major firmware update for the GH5. This one will add: – 400mbps All-I 4K/UHD and 200mbps All-I FHD – 72mbps LongGOP 10bit 4:2:0 HEVC – HLG HDR + HLG View Assist – HLG in 50/60p 10bit 4:2:2 over HDMI No Sony camera in the GH5 price range can even […] The post Panasonic firmware goes with 10-bit color with 400mbps ALL-Intra.

(SR5) New RX camera is coming (and it might be announced today?)

Last week I told you that the next Sony camera will be an RX. I can now confirm via multiple sources that this is the case. One of the sources sent me a message right now to tell me that this camera might be announced today at the IFA event in Berlin (1pm Berlin time […] The post (SR5) New RX camera is coming (and it might be announced today?) appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

(SR5) Leaked! First image of the new Samyang 35mm f/1.4 lens!

Back in June I told you that Samyang would announce one more autofocus FE lens. And well, here it is the new Samyang 35mm f/1. 4 FE autofocus lens! Those are the specs: So far Samyang has three autofocus FE lenses in their lineup: 50mm f/1.

Reports of a Canon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera System Continue to Come In

We still find it somewhat amazing that no one has yet challenged Sony in the full frame mirrorless market. It is to the point now that any serious contender to the FE system will need to be pretty great right out of the gate, as Sony has had many years not to perfect and work the kinks out of their system.

Sony will launch the new CineAlta full frame 36x24mm camera on September 6

Sony invited filmmakers on a big press event on September 6. They will finally unveil the new CineAta Full Frame cinema camera. The specswe know so far are: – Full Frame 36x24mm sensor exclusively designed for this Digital Motion Picture Camera – Aspect ratio-agnostic including Full Frame, Super35 4K 4-perf 4:3 Anamorphic and 4K […] The post Sony will launch the new CineAlta full frame 36x24mm camera on September 6 appeared first on sonyalpharumors.

Whats up next from Zeiss, Samyang, Tokina and Sigma

Sony is rumored to launch at least a new 135mm and a 400mm FE lens. And maybe (unconfirmed!) a new 16mm f/1.4 APS-C E-mount lens too. But also four more companies are rumored to launch new E-mount lenses: Tokina will release two Firin lenses (Super Wide and a fast wide FE autofocus lens) by end […] The post What’s up next from Zeiss, Samyang, Tokina and Sigma… appeared first on sonyalpharumors.