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Sony a7SIII confirmed “later this summer” with 4k/60P, 10-bit 4:2:2 and RAW video

The Sony a7SIII camera has been “rumored” for years and was “supposed” to be announced on June 26. Obviously this didn’t happen, but in a recent interview with DPR, Kenji Tanaka from Sony confirmed that the a7SIII is coming “later this summer”. Here is a recap of the interview by SonyAddict:

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Additional information on the two upcoming Sony cameras (WW119533 and WW271448) and the sad state of Sony Alpha Rumors

The previously registered Sony WW119533 camera is now listed under a new, previously non-existent category called “DC” (digital camera?). Previous listings were under the “DSC” category (digital still camera). The model will have Wi-Fi (11b/g/n) and Bluetooth installed: The other upcoming Sony WW271448 camera will come with Wi-Fi (11a/b/g/n/ac) and Bluetooth.

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Of course the Olympus PEN line is not dead: here is the upcoming E-PL10 camera

I have been reporting for a while that Olympus is going to announce a new, small and light Olympus PEN MFT camera: “The dates are a bit off, but I think it is safe to assume that Olympus will announce a new PEN camera in 2019 in addition to the already rumored Olympus E-M1X” (January 2019) […]

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Photo Plus manger: “Sony has not committed to a booth presence on the show floor”

A week ago I reported that Sony will not be part of the 2019 Photo Plus show. A few days after my report, a Sony spokesperson told PetaPixel that they will actually be going to the Expo. A reader contacted the Photo Plus office and the response he got yesterday was: “Sony has not committed […]

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Sony will not be part of the 2019 Photo Plus show

There were some “rumors” that Sony will have a new camera on display at the 2019 Photo Plus show… Well, this will be kind of hard because from what I can see Sony will not take part in the 2019 Photo Plus show. Sony is not listed at the official 2019 Photo Plus website and I […]

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Fact or fiction: Sony has a new 41MP 8K Micro Four Thirds sensor

There is a lot of fake information and clickbait on the Internet today. Here is an example: Sony has a new 41MP 8K Micro Four Thirds sensor. The speculations go even further and suggest that this will be the sensor of choice for the next Panasonic GH6 mirrorless camera. My personal opinion is: 100% fake. […]

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More fake news: the Sony Alpha Universe Premium event in Japan is for existing cameras

Sony has an event in Japan on October 12th and 13th in Tokyo. Some fake news/clickbait websites cut out the portion of the banner that says this event will be for the already announced Sony APS-C cameras and the a7RIV and presented it as an upcoming Sony announcement. Here is a Google translation of the […]

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