No wonder Sony did not bother...

Started Feb 12, 2020 | Discussions thread
DenImage Senior Member • Posts: 3,685
Re: No wonder Sony did not bother...

sportyaccordy wrote:

DenImage wrote:

sportyaccordy wrote:

Jonneymendoza2 wrote:

As in, bothered to produce a bigger upgrade spec on the A9mk2!!

BOth the D6/1dx3 are a let down spec-wise!

I cant blame sony for just doing small updates on it as they probably knew the 1x3/d6 would barely be a upgrade to the previous version of those cameras(which the original A9 already blew away)

You must have missed the R5 announcement today.

A7R3-ish resolution


8K video.

If Sony knew the D6/1DX3 were coming, how didn't they see this, and why didn't they counter it?

(A: They couldn't, so they rushed the A9M2 out to get people to commit before R5 specs hit the street).

Complete unsubstantiated nonsense.

The R5 isn't even out yet, and you'd be extremely naive to think Sony have been resting on their laurels and haven't been holding back until their competitors release something comparable to Sony's current models. I have no doubt Sony have a few newly developed models waiting in the pipeline. They have a history of raining on their competitors parade by releasing newer models around the same time as their competitors.


So your rebuttal to "complete unsubstatiated nonsense" is equally unsubstantiated.... let's be polite and call it "conjecture"... that Sony has an answer for this "waiting in the pipeline". And for some reason, rather than just release said cameras on their own time, as they have been doing over the whole FE system's existence, they wanted to wait for Canon to show their hand. Interesting though I'm not sure I follow.

That's right, you're not sure you follow.

You made an unsubstantiated claim, I didn't.


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