According to recent reports, the new Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera will be priced around ¥300,000 to ¥400,000 yen (approximately $2,800 to $3,700). Shipping is scheduled to start in Summer 2019.
The camera spotted by Kinotika at CES 2019 and they published a video on Youtube about this (see below). First specs of the Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds camera is 8k video recording at 30fps in H.265 codec.
Full specs and price information of this camera will be available in Q2 of 2019. Expect the official announcement at the 2019 NAB show
Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera Price to Range Between $2,800 – $3,700
What we know so far about the Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera
- 8k at 30 fps in H.265 codec (Sharp is working on 60 fps)
- Price under $5,000
- No sensor info besides Micro Four Thirds format
- 5″ inch touchscreen
- 1 SD card slot
- On sensor stabilization
- Looks like the Blackmagic Pocket camera
- Not officially announced yet (a prototype was shown at CES)
- The official announcement is expected at the 2019 NAB show
- Price: $2,800 – $3,700
- Shipping in Summer 2019
Here are several reports from the Consumer Electronics Show about Sharp 8K Micro Four Thirds Camera. Several prototypes of the Sharp MFT camera can be found in the videos below.
Stay tuned with us for more information.
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