Fujifilm is on the verge to announce its next weather sealed camera. Fujifilm X-T2 announcement is rumored to happen on June 14, 2016.
The company is allegedly working hard on several new cameras and lenses for 2016. One of them is the X-T2 mirrorless model which is expected to be announced before the Photokina 2016 show in September.
Loric Gonzalez got the exact date information from a French reseller and he shared this info on the French Fuji X Facebook Group. According to the posting the Fujifilm X-T2 announcement will happen on June 14, 2016.
Fujifilm X-T2 announcement date now rumored for June 14, 2016
We have already shared the very first Fujifilm X-T2 images. The X-mount MILC has been spotted on a dealer website. The listing for the X-T2 at eBay UK shows the camera from the front with the XF 10-24mm f/4 R OIS lens. See below.
- 24.3-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS III Sensor (same as the X-Pro 2)
- X-Processor Pro Engine
- Improved continuous AF with 10fps shooting
- Increased buffer size
- Bigger EVF with better refresh rate
- 3.0″ 1.62m-Dot LCD Monitor (borrowed from X-Pro 2)
- 4K Video Recording, 1080p at 120fps
- Built-in Wi-Fi
- Weather-Sealed Magnesium Alloy Body
The Fujifilm X-T2 announcement was rumored before for the Photokina 2016 show in September. The previous rumors also said the weather-sealed X-series shooter might be announced in early July. Looks like there wont be any delay considering the Kumamoto Earthquake.
The company already rumored to announce the XF 23mm f/2 wide-angle prime lens, along with a new XF 33mm f/1.0 and XF 200mm f/2 lenses as well as the highly anticipated Fujifilm X200 digital compact camera for Photokina 2016.
Fujifilm X-T2 announcement might also include several new products. As we are getting closer to the Photokina 2016 show we’ll pass more information. So stay tuned with us!