Sony already announced Sony A6300 camera this year but what next coming in 2016 ? Possibly Sony A7R III, Sony A7 III and Sony A9 ? … We have collected sum of all the rumors floating over the web in this blog post, take a look below
Sony A7 Series
Sony A7R III tit-bits surfaced over the web when Sony Japan mangers said that upcoming Sony A7R III camera sensor will sit between 70-80 Megapixel resolution. They are also working on improved in-body stabilization however no details available yet.
As we all know that Sony A7R II was announced on June 2015 with 5-axis image stabilization, so we may expect a update on Q4 or Q1 of 2017.
Sony A9 Mirrorless
Sony is rumored to announce a new mirrorless camera series called Sony A9, the A9 series camera will sit above A7 series camera with more features and higher price tag compared to the A7 series camera.
Sony A9R – Sony is rumored to feature 150 Megapixel CMOS sensor with a pixel density of 2.4µm pixels, the Sony A9R is also rumored to feature ultra-pixel mode that will merge 4 pixel into 1 resulting a image file of 37 MP resolution with increased sensitivity.
Sony A9 – Sony is also preparing a new camera that features Dual XQD card slots and unlimited burst mode till the card last without any buffer limitation.
Sony RX100 V – Sony updates its RX100 series camera in every June, so we do expect that Sony RX100 V is also coming in June of this year with new lens and same sensor as of RX100 IV camera.
Earlier reputed Rumor mill predicted that Sony A99II will arrive on Q1 of 2016, but unfortunately it’s look like Sony is not in mood to announce Sony A99 II anytime soon. The Sony A99 camera is 3 + year old and waiting desperately for the update.
Multiple times Sony representatives said that the SLT series is not dead, so hope is still there.