According to a trusted source from NR, here is a rumored roadmap for the upcoming Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras and lenses in 2018 to 2019. Anyone who is going to buy Nikon Z6 & Z7 full frame mirrorless cameras should take a look.
Nikon USA today released a new teaser video called “Mount” for the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera. As announced before, Nikon full frame mirrorless camera will have a new lens mount. You can watch the video above. And there will be 4 more teaser videos in coming weeks, before official announcement on August 23rd, 2018.
Here is the first leaked read world image of upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera. You can clearly see the new full frame mirrorless lens and the rumored Nikon mirrorless Z-mount. The design of Nikon full frame mirrorless camera is similar as Sony a7 series. See more specs rumors here.
In October 2017, Nikon filed a patent for a new mirrorless camera mount. This mirrorless mount has 12 electronic contacts, same as Nikon 1 mirrorless cameras. In the past, there is rumors that Nikon full frame mirrorless cameras will have a new mount called Z-mount, so is this patent is for the upcoming Z-mount ? Stay tuned for more info.