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Sony A7S III, WX500 and New E-Mount Lenses Rumors

Let’s start with Sony upcoming camera first, Sony is rumored to announce a new WX700 camera very soon. The compact camera is set to replace the existing WX500 camera. Sony E-Mount lenses also coming, details below

Sony with a small sensor compact ?

What made Sony to announce a small sensor compact camera even today ? Actually it all started with the Canon SX740 HS Now Sony is also set to announce Sony W700 ultra compact travel zoom camera to compete against the Canon SX740 HS camera.

Where is Sony A7S III ?

Well Dual card slot for still shooters and 10 bit 4:2:2 internal recording is all they need to win the game? Latest info coming from Rumor Mills says the announcement of the Sony A7S III is delayed.  But be assured the next Full Frame Mirrorless camera from Sony is A7S III and no one else. And again we have next press conference from Sony on September 25 and a event on Mid October. But again, trusted sources are silent on Sony A7S III announcement time.

We have already discussed the list of possible specification of Sony A7S III camera published Earlier

Upcoming Sony A7S III Specifications

  1. Upcoming camera. Will  have a new stacked CMOS sensor.
  2. New image processor will going to improve the auto focusing speed, continuous shooting speed as well as improved noise cancelling algorithm.
  3. Sony A7S III have Dual card slots and UHS II card support.
  4. Sony A7S III will going to have advanced display screen with touch support, better than the Sony A7 S II camera.
  5. Improved auto focusing system with eye-tracking as of Sony A7 III, no mention about the number of auto focusing points.
  6. Better colour depth dynamic range and low light performance compared to the previous generation of Sony A7S cameras.
  7. And a while ago we have already told you the new AS7II will have class leading viewfinder – More information here

September 18 Announcement confirmation and More

  • According to trusted rumor mills Sony will announce new E-Mount cameras Lenses on September 18, 2018.
  • Sony also have a press conference on September 25
  • Sony Event in Mid October

Summery – Camera Lenses expected to arrive in next few days

1) Sony pro camcorder launch on September 14
2) Sony E-mount lens launch around September 18
3) WX700 compact camera launch on one of the upcoming events
4) Sony press conference on September 25
5) Zeiss FF fixed lens camera on September 27
6) One more Sony event in October

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Sony A77 III Sensor to Feature 24MP Exmor APS-C Sensor

Sony A77 III image sensor

Creative image by new camera

According to latest rumor the upcoming Sony A77 III camera will going to use Sony Ultra popular A6500  24.2MP APS-C Exmor CMOS image sensor.

We are the first website to told you that upcoming Sony A77 III camera will going to have 4K video mode and built-in Image stabilization.

Auto-focus speed of the upcoming camera is also superior compared to the predecessor.

The announcement time of the camera isn’t confirmed yet but we do expect arrival of Sony A77 III camera this September 2017.

We will update you soon as we get any new information, stay with us (FACEBOOK | TWITTER | GOOGLE+) If you have time –> see more Sony Rumor

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Sony First-Quarter Profit has quadrupled

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Yes it’s true that Sony First-Quarter Profit has quadrupled from a year earlier, the major part of the profit is coming from smartphone, cameras and game business. The profit of Sony was  21.17 billion yen in the same period last year, which now jumped to  80.87 billion yen.

The low price tag + features of Sony A7 series cameras compared to Fullframe DSLRs is the main reason behind the sky-high popluatrity of Sony A7 series.

Sony is also growing in smartphones and camera sensor production, nearly 45% of the global sensor market is controlled by Sony.

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Sony announces FE 16-35mm F2.8 and 12-24mm F4 Lens

Sony today announced two new lens – FE 16-35mm F2.8 and 12-24mm F4 Lens today, we have told you earlier also

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Get 16-35mm Lens from B&H

  1. Sony FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM – The lens comes with a heavy price tag of $2200. But when you look at the features then you may feel its price worthy since the first noticeable feature is constant F2.8 Aperture and the other most important feature is twin ‘Direct Drive Super Sonic Wave’ motors: piezoelectric drive elements that enables high speed and precise AF.

The 16-35mm F2.8 GM will be available September at a price of $2200.

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Get 12-24mm F4 Lens at B&H

  1. Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G: The Sony 12-24mm lens is bit affordable compared the 16-35mm lens and it will cost you $1700. The lens features fixed F4 aperture and perfect companion for Sony A7R series camera due to its high resolving power. This lens also uses a ‘Direct Drive Supersonic Wave Motor’ which uses a piezoelectric element for fast and silent Auto Focusing.

The 12-24 F4 will be available in August at a price of $1700.

Sony 16-35mm F2.8 Lens Coming Next Week ?

Sony new lens

This rumor is coming from China and according to the tipster a New Sony Lens announcement may happen this week. The name of the upcoming lens is said to be 16-35mm F2.8 and other lens name is still unkonwn.

The tipster also added that Sony is not in mood to announce A7RIII or A7II anytime soon.

We will update you soon as we get any new information.

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Sony Affordable 85mm F1.8 Fullframe Mirrorless Lens Coming

Sony 8mm Lens

Sony is finally preparing to announce new affordable portrait lens for its A7 series camera. According to latest rumors surfaced over the web Sony 85mm F1.8 lens is expected to arrive in 2017 with an affordable price tag. The other lens expected to arrive in 2017 is 16-35 mm F2.8 made for Sony FE Mount cameras.

Tamron does offer SP 85mm f/1.8 Di USD Lens for FE Mount users. The lens is available at B&H Store for A7 Series camera.

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Sony A6500 at DXO MarkLab

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Sony A6500 visited DXO Mark Lab and scored a total score of 85 Marks. It’s really good when someone scores 85 out of 100. But what about the improvement from previous version. If you look at the sensor score of Sony A6000 and A6300 you will notice a big jump in the overall performance of the sensor.

Sony A6300 vs Sony A6000

Sony A6300 vs Sony A6000

Now if you look at the sensor scores of Sony A6300 vs Sony A6500 you won’t find any difference

Sony A6500 vs Sony A6300

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From the test scores it’s very clear that the sensor of both the camera remains same compared to it’s predecessor.

Sony A6500 was announced just after the 8 months of it’s predecessor, the big reason was the overheating issue of the Sony A6300 camera unit while recording 4K video. The recently announced Sony A6500 doesn’t overheat but it does have 29 mins limitation while recording a video.

Sony A6500 vs A6300 vs Nikon D7200 vs Canon 80D

Features / Camera Name Sony A6500 Sony A6300 Nikon D7200 Canon 80D
Overall Score 85 85 87 79
Portrait (Color Depth 24.5 bits 24.4 bits

24.5 bits

 

23.6 bits
Landscape (Dynamic Range 13.7 Evs 13.7 Evs 14.6 Evs 13.2 Evs
Low-Light ISO 1405 ISO 1437 ISO 1333 ISO 1135 ISO

Take a look at the list of Best Lenses for Sony A6500 Camera.

Source – DXOmark Lab