Category Archives: Nikon Z8

What’s coming next from Nikon?

What to expect next from Nikon: Nikon Z mirrorless cameras Nikon will announce a new APS-C mirrorless camera in the first half of 2021 (I assume it will be positioned below the current Z50 model – maybe a Z30?) – this model will most likely come without an EVF. I do not expect any other […]

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Nikon Z8/Z9 rumors confusion because up to five different new PRO cameras are being tested

The reason for the different Nikon Z8 and Nikon Z9 specifications I have been reporting in the past few months is very simple: there are several different prototypes being tested and it is way too early to have a concrete set of specifications more than a year before the official announcement. Currently, I think Nikon is testing […]

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First set of rumored Nikon Z9 mirrorless camera specifications

I received a new set of Nikon Z9 mirrorless camera specifications from a reliable source:

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What’s coming next: an updated list of expected/rumored Nikon Z mirrorless cameras and lenses

Canon will have a major mirrorless RF announcement in a few days and it seems that Nikon is also planning a big announcement at the end of July (July 21st?). I am still not sure exactly what products will be announced later this month. The most likely scenario will be the Nikon Z5 with one, […]

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Nikon Z8/Z9 mirrorless camera mockup by BuildYourCamera

BuildYourCamera sent me pictures of this mockup of the upcoming/rumored Nikon Z9 (Z8?) mirrorless camera (see also their previous mockups):

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Nikon has registered a new battery pack N1936 in Russia

Nikon has registered a new battery pack N1936 with the Russian certification authority. The upcoming Nikon Z8 camera is rumored to have a fully functioning vertical grip, but it is not clear yet if the N1936 will be it.

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Nikon Z8 and Nikon D850 replacement rumored to have a 60MP sensor

Both the Nikon Z8 and the Nikon D850 replacement are rumored to have a 60MP sensor: There will be 2 more Nikon mirrorless cameras announced this year, one of them should be high-end/pro (Z8?) The Z8 is rumored to have dual SD and CF express cards slots, vertical grip option, pro body, higher price tag […]

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First indications of the rumored Nikon camera with 60MP and 16-bit NEF files

Nikon is rumored to introduce a new lossy compressed RAW codec to reduce the file size in their next high-megapixel camera. Here is a leaked screenshot from a Nikon manual that confirms the already rumored new camera with 60MP (9552×6364) sensor (Nikon Z8?) and the new 16-bit NEF files:

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