Fujifilm FinePix X-S1 Prototype Shown - Image DCWatch.
has announced plans to join the mirrorless compact system camera market with a new camera as part of the X series. The X series, currently comprising of the X100
, will also feature a new 26x optical zoom lens ultra zoom camera with 2/3inch sensor that looks like a high end version of the HS20EXR
, and a mirrorless camera with large sensor.
From Fujifilm Germany: 05 October 2011
- Fujifilm today announced the launch of a mirror-less system camera announced. Shigetaka Komori, President and Chief Executive Officer, FUJIFILM Corporation, announced at a press conference in Tokyo: "Fujifilm will launch in spring 2012, a mirror-less system camera with interchangeable lenses. The clear objective in the development of lenses, sensor and processor technology to achieve the highest image quality. "
Detailed information about the technical specifications and suggested retail price will be announced shortly before the launch.
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