Olympus is rumored to announce a new high-end OM-D camera with a hybrid Four Thirds – Micro Four Thirds mount. This means the OM-D E-M7 will have 100% full support for both micro four thirds and four thirds lenses.
The upcoming Olympus camera rumored to be called as OM-D E-M7 and it will replace the Olympus E-5 which is the flagship OM-D Four Thirds cameras. The new Olympus High-End OM-D E-M7 doesn’t replace the E-M5 camera. The Olympus OM-D E-M5 expected to get replaced in 2014.
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Olympus OM-D E-M7 Camera with Hybrid FT-MFT Mount Coming This September
The Olympus OM-D E-M7 will feature better specs and Olympus will put the camera in a higher-price category. We can expect better features from the Olympus OM-D E-M7 as a high-end camera and sure this will make the camera price more expensive to the current $1000 line.
Olympus OM-D E-M7 High-end camera announcement expected second week of September. There is also an entry-level micro four thirds camera Olympus E-M1 expected to be announced in September. Again the rumor mill says OM-D E-M7 will NOT replace the current E-M5.