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Mirrorless cameras share in Japan up to 30%!


In violet the ammount of mirrorless cameras sold and in blue the market share (May 31- June 6). Source: BCNranking (google english translation)

Sony NEX camera are now in Stock almost everywhere (like Amazon, BHphoto, Ritz) and they are pushing the mirrorless segment up to 29.9% (of the japanese market share)! The Sony NEX cameras do profit from the momentum (3 camera made it into the top-10 of the most sold DSLR cameras in japan) but also the Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1Panasonic GF1 and the Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1Olympus E-PL1 are selling very well!

That’s why Nikon just said “Micro Four Thirds: You are going to make us run!” (Source: Valentin Sama)

Expect some revolutions at Photokina! I will be there…and you?

  • Bu

    A great glimpse at the future :)

  • Miroslav

    It happened faster than I expected. If Canon and Nikon do not react in the following months, we are going to see different big two in the ILC market.

    There are seven mirrorless kits in the Japanese top twenty BTW.

  • achiinto

    I know the language. There is an error to the content.
    Blue is the amount of camera sold, Violet is the amount by price value.

  • Andi

    I’ll also be there…I just need 45 minutes by train to get there:P

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