Tag Archives: Nikon Z1 DX mirrorless APS-C camera rumors

Nikon D3500 and D5600 listed as discontinued

Nikon Japan (translated) is now listing the Nikon D3500 and D5600 DSLR cameras as “old products” which historically is an indication that the two models are already or will soon be discontinued. As Digicame-info noted, the Nikon D5600 was the number one best-selling DSLR camera in Japan last year (according to BCN ranking). The D3500 lens kit is currently […]

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2019 Nikon camera range/level positioning

I briefly covered the new 2019 Nikon camera range/level positioning when the Z50 was announced. Here is the detailed breakdown – there is clearly a spot for another cheaper Z camera (I also think there will be another pro-level Z model):

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Is this a small LCD screen on the top of the Nikon Z1 mirrorless camera prototype?

Do you remember the Nikon Z1 mirrorless camera prototype I reported a few months ago? A reader just pointed out to me that there is actually a small LCD screen on top of the Z-mount:

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New Nikon design patent for the grip of the Nikon Z APS-C mirrorless camera

There are several new Nikon design patents describing the grip of the Nikon Z APS-C based mirrorless camera:

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The upcoming Nikon N1912 camera will use a new EN-EL25 battery and a new MH-32 charger

Nikon recently registered a new N1912 camera with the Taiwan NCC agency. Nokishita now reports that the N1912 model will use a new Nikon EN-EL25 battery (7.6V, 1120mAh) that was recently registered in Russia and a new Nikon MH-32 charger. The wireless components in the N1912 camera will be the same as in the Z6 and […]

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What to expect next from Nikon?

In the past few months, I have been reporting different rumored Nikon announcement scenarios. Here is another one on what to expect next from Nikon: The Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S mirrorless lens will be announced on or around September 4th, 2019 The Nikkor Z Noct 58mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens is expected in September/October, the […]

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Nikon Z mirrorless APS-C camera mockups

A reader sent me this mockup of the upcoming Nikon Z mirrorless APS-C camera based on the design patent I reported a few weeks ago (thanks Max Hartzenberg!): Here is another Nikon Z mirrorless APS-C camera mockup from the Nikon Z6/Z7 Facebook group:

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Is this the next Nikon Z APS-C based mirrorless camera?

In the past few months I have been reporting rumors about a new Nikon Z APS-C based mirrorless camera potentially without an EVF (see this and this post). Sure enough, there is a new design patent filed in Japan for what appears to be a new Nikon Z APS-C mirrorless camera without an EVF (the EVF will probably […]

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