As rumored before, the upcoming Olympus E-M1X will be announced in January 2019 around CES. The size of E-M1X is already confirmed, it will have similar size as Nikon D850, and E-M1X will be a sports camera, to compete with Canon EOS-1D X Mark II & Nikon D5.
Olympus hasn’t announced any cameras at Photokina 2018 in September. But a good news: according to 43R, Olympus will announce a new high-end OM-D series mirrorless camera in January, 2019.
Olympus is rumored to announced E-M5 Mark III mirrorless camera in late 2018 to early 2019. Here are first rumored specs of rumored E-M5 Mark III.
Olympus has announced major firmware update for OM-D E-M1 Mark II, OM-D E-M5 Mark II and PEN-F cameras in the lead up to CP+ 2018. All three cameras get a new Bleach Bypass Art Filter and added support for the Panasonic Leica 200mm F2.8 Power OIS lens, but the improvements go beyond that for the individual camera models.
Olympus has officially announced the new PEN E-PL9 mirrorless camera today. It uses a 16MP Live MOS sensor as well as the same TruePic VIII processor found on the E-M10 Mark III. E-PL9 now finally has a built-in flash. E-PL9 also featured with 4K video capture (at 30p) and Bluetooth. The US price is not announced yet, it will be announced in next several days. Release date in Mid-March.