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The Nikon Z 6 II and Z 7 II will be officially revealed on October 14

Nikon Z6 II and Nikon Z7 II
(Image credit: Nikon)

Nikon has revealed the names of its two new full-frame mirrorless cameras, and the date on which the full details will be revealed.

You can visit the Nikon website (opens in new tab) to see a countdown timer to the official launch day of 14 October 2020, and even download a calendar file to add the date to your diary.

Details of the new cameras are still shrouded in secrecy, but we do now know that they are called the Nikon Z6 II and Nikon Z7 II.

Nikon is describing this as 'The Next Chapter', and there will be a live online launch event on the stroke of midnight on October 14 Eastern Time, or 5am BST for UK visitors... so you'll either need to stay up late or set your alarm clock!

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Nikon mirrorless cameras and lenses (opens in new tab)
Best Nikon cameras (opens in new tab)
Nikon Z6 review (opens in new tab)
Nikon Z7 review (opens in new tab)
Best mirrorless cameras (opens in new tab)

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Rod is the Group Reviews editor for Digital Camera World and across Future's entire photography portfolio, with decades of experience with cameras of all kinds. Previously he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more.