Category Archives: Nikon Z8

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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The rumors about a new Nikon Z8 camera with a 60MP sensor make more sense today

The rumors I reported about a new Nikon Z8 camera with a 60MP sensor make more sense today after Sony just surprised everyone with a new a7r IV mirrorless camera (product listings: Adorama| B&H, see the press event here). I also reported that Nikon has signed up to purchase the new Sony 61MP back-illuminated Exmor R […]

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Another Nikon rumors recap (list of possible/rumored Nikon cameras)

Here is another set of possible/rumored Nikon cameras (nothing is confirmed so far, but you can see how some rumors keep coming back): Nikon Z9: top of the line high-end pro Z camera Nikon Z8: 60MP, two CFexpress cards, improved VR with new resolution shift mode, same ISO as the Z7 Nikon Z5: similar to […]

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Nikon CEO confirmed a new mirrorless camera equivalent to the D5 is coming

According to Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, a newspaper specialized for Japanese manufacturing, Mr. Umadate, Nikon’s new CEO, said Nikon is going to launch a flagship mirrorless camera which is equivalent to the Nikon D5. He didn’t mention when they will launch the new model. Here is the translated quote:

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