The successor of Panasonic GH5 is expected to be released in early 2020, ahead of Tokyo Olympics Games 2020. The name of GH5 successor could be either GH5R or GH6. It will feature with a 47MP MFT CMOS sensor, and will shoot 8K video.
The previous announced Z CAM E2-F6 6K Cinema Camera and Z CAM E2-F8 8K Cinema Camera now available for pre-order online, the shipping date for both cameras are expected in Q4 of 2019.
Panasonic today has officially announced the development of world’s first 8K organic sensor and 8K multi-purpose camera. The official release date is expected in Fall of 2019.
|Item name||8K multi-purpose camera||Image processing unit|
|Part number||AK-SHB 810||AK-SHU 810|
|Release date||Fall 2019||Fall 2019|
According to PR, Panasonic is rumored to announce a new 8K camera in this fall, mostly at Photokina 2016 in September.
Along with yesterday’s 250MP APS-H CMOS sensor announced by Canon, Canon Japan today announced developing next-generation imaging devices to expand the possibilities of visual expression. These are: 120MP full frame DSLR camera with 5D series body, 8K Cinema EOS video camera and professional-use 8K reference display.
According to SAR, Sony is now working on a 8K camera with the design of Sony A99. The source said this 8K camera will be released as early as 2016.