The Nikon Z8 is on track for an imminent launch – here are 5 things we want to see

Nikon Z8 mock up product shot straight on from the front with full-frame sensor exposed

Nikon’s subsequent mirrorless digital camera has been a very long time coming. Rumors have swirled concerning the Z8 – poised to be one of many yr’s most enjoyable cameras – for greater than two years. However should you’re eagerly awaiting its arrival, the newest rumors seem like excellent news: in keeping with Nikon Rumors (opens in new tab), the Nikon Z8 could possibly be “coming in early Could”.

If that’s true, the newest addition to Nikon’s Z sequence might break cowl in lower than a month. Whereas that is an thrilling growth for followers of Nikon’s Z mount cameras, it’s price noting that Nikon Rumors has additionally certified the assertion with some uncertainty. Rumors are uncertain by definition, and the that means of “coming in early Could” could be interpreted in a number of methods.

The Nikon Z9 (above) offers us a glimpse of the form of energy that might filter right down to the Nikon Z8. (Picture credit score: Nikon)

It could possibly be that Nikon’s gearing as much as totally launch the Z8 subsequent month, or on the very least make an official announcement about its existence – one thing we haven’t but seen. Equally, it’d imply that Nikon is just planning to start out the Z8’s advertising marketing campaign in Could. Or that subsequent month is when Nikon will start presenting the digital camera internally and to sellers.