Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
Samsung NX500 Sony CyberShot HX90 Canon PowerShot G3 X Panasonic DMC-FZ330 Nikon Coolpix P900 Olympus Stylus 1s
  News Headlines APPLE CANON FUJIFILM HTC HUAWEI LG MICROSOFT NIKON OLYMPUS PANASONIC PENTAX SAMSUNG SONY  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Sony dslr
Ilse Jurriƫn : January 23th 2006 - 01:15 CETupdated
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
SonySony dslr : Since July 2005, Sony Corporation (Sony) and Konica Minolta Photo Imaging, Inc. (Konica Minolta PI) have been working on the joint development of digital single lens reflex (SLR) cameras. Sony, Konica Minolta Holdings, Inc. and Konica Minolta PI are pleased to announce that they have decided to transfer a certain portion of Konica Minolta PI's assets related to digital SLR cameras to Sony, and at the same time, that Konica Minolta PI will consign its customer service operation for Konica Minolta cameras and related products (Konica Minolta, Konica and Minolta brand film cameras, digital still cameras, lenses, accessories etc.) to Sony. Agreement to this effect was reached in January 2006.
Sony dslrSony digital SLR - Summer 2006
Under this agreement, on March 31 2006, Sony will receive certain assets from Konica Minolta PI that are necessary for the development, design, production and so forth of digital SLR cameras compatible with Konica Minolta PI's Maxxum/Dynax lens mount system (an original lens mount system to connect camera body and lens adopted in Konica Minolta Maxxum/Dynax series SLR cameras) Sony will accelerate development of new digital SLR cameras based on and compatible with the Maxxum/Dynax lens mount system with a view to marketing these models this summer.

Sony digital single lens reflex system camera
On the basis of its ongoing "selection and concentration", Konica Minolta Group will concentrate on its core "'business technologies" field and its strategic "'optics and display devices" field and withdraw from camera business (excludes production of digital SLR cameras and interchangeable lenses for Sony) as of March 31, 2006. At the same time, Konica Minolta PI will partially transfer certain assets related to digital SLR cameras to Sony.

Sony D-SLR camera - Konica Minolta mount
From April 1 2006, Konica Minolta PI will consign the customer service operations for Konica Minolta cameras and related products (Konica Minolta, Konica and Minolta brand film cameras, digital still cameras, lenses, accessories etc.) to Sony, and Sony will implement service operations from that date onward.

About Sony Group
The Sony Group is primarily focused on the Electronics (such as AV/IT products & components), Game (such as PlayStation), Entertainment (such as motion pictures and music), and Financial Services (such as insurance and banking) sectors. Not only do we represent a wide range of businesses, but we remain globally unique. Our aim is to fully leverage this uniqueness in aggressively carrying out our convergence strategy so that we can continue to emotionally touch and excite our customers.

Updated! More information about the Sony Alpha 100 now available!





   Konica Minolta withdraw from camera business
   Sony digital cameras
   Sony digital camera reviews
   Next  Olympus E-500 review at DCViews
   Previous  Kodak Proshots receives Hot1 Award
   News by brand:Sony
   News by category:Digital camera
   News by brand and category:Sony Digital camera


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Sony announcements
Sony Xperia XA Ultra Android phone
2016 Sony Walkman players unveiled
Sony Alpha E-mount Full-Frame lenses
4K movies produced by the Cyber-Shot RX10 III
Sony DSC-RX10 III
Sony CyberShot DSC-HX80
Sony G Master interchangeable lenses
Sony G Master Standard Zoom Lens
Sony G Master Telephoto Prime Lens
Sony G Master Telephoto Zoom Lens
Sony A6300 Mirrorless digital camera
Sony Alpha 6300 records 4K UHD video
Sony Alpha A68
Sony RX1R II
Sony RX1R II Premium Compact camera
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Canon EOS 7D Mark II bundled with W-E1 adapter
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Mobile World Congress 2017
IFA 2016 Smart World Summit sessions
Logitech protective keyboard case for iPad Pro
Photokina 2016 photography exhibitions
Kyocera DuraForce Pro Android smartphone
IFA 2016 Trade Show Berlin
Galaxy Note7 U.S. Cellular
Nikon D3400
Nikon telephoto lenses with AF-P stepping motor
Photokina 2016 news update
Vodafone 5G enhanced mobile broadband
OnePlus 3 Premium smartphone
Philips monitor with popup web camera
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA