It’s Nikon’s fault that I’m writing this......

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jonpais
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Re: It’s Nikon’s fault that I’m writing this......

Reservoir_Dog wrote:

What if Nikon release a A9 like camera for sports? Switch again? No I don't think you made a good decision. Also, did you saw the lens roadmap and the quality of those lenses? The advantages of the Z mount?

1) Nikon will not be releasing another camera this year.

2) Their next camera will likely be an EOS RIP competitor, not a higher end model.

3) Sony's AF is already so far ahead of Nikon's, and will only get better with the FW update, that Nikon doesn't stand a chance of catching up anytime soon.

4) Nikon's current lens lineup is mostly consumer grade. Sony has big boy glass, like the 400mm f/2.8 for sports and wildlife, and they'll be releasing 500mm and 600mm lenses in the near future.

5) There is no proof as yet that the larger mount is anything but marketing speak.

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