Nikon 200-600mm When?

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astirusty Senior Member • Posts: 1,354
Re: Nikon 200-600mm When? When indeed!!

Leonard Shepherd wrote:

Shimano parts for my pedal cycle are on around 12 months back order.

Another case of IC chips in low supply...

From an outside (customer) perspective; it appears Nikon makes big announcement, starts taking orders from Nikon distributors, totals up numbers; then starts making production run for total.

Nikon usually releases a product specification around 6 weeks before release, allocates an order code to retailers and first deliveries in Europe arrive on a predicted day.

Potato - Potatoe

First delivers in EU arriving on predicated day... As in all 20 lens?

Original poster has a valid point, pros are pointing out Nikon does not have a Z solution for long reach; unlike their competition.

Here it is in a nutshell:

  • Canon (1) — 100-500mm f/4-7.1
  • Panasonic (2) — 70-300mm f/4-5.6 + Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3
  • Sony (6) — 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6, 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6, 200-600mm f/5.6-6.3 + Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 + Tamron 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3, 150-500mm f/5-6.7
  • Nikon (0) — ...
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Nikon Z7 II Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR Nikon Z 24-70mm F2.8 Nikon Z 70-200 F2.8 VR Nikon Z 14-24mm F2.8 +4 more
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