Sony announces 6 full-frame sensors – including an 8K sensor with 6K at 60fps

Sony’s announces 6 full-frame sensors – including an 8K sensor with 6K at 60fps
(Image credit: Sony)

It looks like Sony has no plans to give up its dominance in the sensor market just yet.

The tech giant has just registered six new full-frame sensors, all of which will be available to purchase by third parties, so it’s likely we’ll see them cropping up in future releases from the likes of Nikon, Panasonic and Pentax.

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Jon Stapley

Jon spent years at IPC Media writing features, news, reviews and other photography content for publications such as Amateur Photographer and What Digital Camera in both print and digital form. With his additional experience for outlets like Photomonitor, this makes Jon one of our go-to specialists when it comes to all aspects of photography, from cameras and action cameras to lenses and memory cards, flash diffusers and triggers, batteries and memory cards, selfie sticks and gimbals, and much more besides.  

An NCTJ-qualified journalist, he has also contributed to Shortlist, The Skinny, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, The Guardian, Trusted Reviews, CreativeBLOQ, and probably quite a few others I’ve forgotten.