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February 19, 2010
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(SR4) NEX 7 camera in September and new 3xx Alphas in June!

We just recieved one more confirmation about the NEX mirrorless cameras:

Design totally different to NEX5/3, and more bigger size
Spec unknow yet
Support XDCAM recording format
soonest release is on Sept, unless Panasonic announce GH2

The NEX5/3 looks like the GF1. The EVF is external

support RAW
3′ LCD,920K
11 point AF
ISO 200 to12800
720p Mp4 and AVCHD
support SDHC

Support RAW
3′ LCD,920K
11 point AF
ISO 200 to 12800
1080/24p Mp4 and AVCHD
Support SDHC

In June Sony will release new 3xx series Alpha.

February 18, 2010
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(SR5) Sony 3D Cybershoot cameras to be released very quickly.

Pedro Navarrete from Sony España noted that”3D cameras will also be released very quickly“. No details were given neither about the specifications of the future 3D Cybershot cameras neither about the exact announcement date.

source: quesabesde (googel english translation)

February 17, 2010
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Sony future sensors

VIa we learned that Sony’s sees the following trends in digital CMOS sensors:

– Ultra high speed
– Global shutter
– Wide dynamic range
– Increasing depth of field

More setails at

February 15, 2010
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(SR3) The first Sony NEX mirrorless cameras are very similar to the Panasonic GF1

According to the same sources that posted the NEX5 and NEX3 specs (on a chinese forum) both cameras will be very compact. He says the shape is very similar to the Panasonic GF1 and it doesn’t have built-in electronic viewfinder. A bigger model with better video capabilities and built-in EVF is planned to be announced after the NEX5-NEX3 models.

REMINDER Fot those that still don’t know the specs:
He says the name of the mirrorless cameras will be “NEX5” and “NEX3“. They have a new mount…the “E-mount“. And they will come with two lenses: 18-55/F3.5-5.6 , 16mm/2.8.

Here the specs:

-brand new Sony E mount (adapter for A mount)
-used SDHC or MS
-RAW supported
-3.0 LCD 920K color
-11 AF point
-ISO 200-12800
-Video recording (model NEX5: 1080 NEX3:720p) format Mp4 or AVCHD
-built-in flash and AF Assistance light
-new FW50 batteries

February 15, 2010
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(SR2) more about the mirrorless camera at Dyxum

A senior member of Dyxum adds more infos about the next Sony mirrrorless system. We don’t know who he is and if his sources are really good so again take it easy ok?

He says:
– “at the PMA sony comes with three E-MOUNT camera`s
– “what i have heard the AF still working with A-MOUNT lenses
– “the new Sony A700 come`s , i now . only not at the PMA

February 10, 2010
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FAKE mirrorless, A707 and A900SH cameras

FAKE A707 and FAKE A900SH

Both images have been posted by a japanese magazine which is famous because of their speculations and FAKE images.

February 9, 2010
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(SR5) New Sony patent shows phase detection integrated on the image sensor.

Sony patent drawing explaining the new phase detection tecnology

A one year old Sony patent shows a phase detection tecnology which directly works on the image sensor!
Doesn’t this sound perfect for a mirrorless camera?
On Dyxum the patent caused a very long discussion:

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