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New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

Seems like the new top end camera from Olympus could be called the OMD-EM1X. according to this rumour site.

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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

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Seems like the new top end camera from Olympus could be called the OMD-EM1X. according to this rumour site.

https://www.43rumors.com
Now you know we set no store by rumours on this site, but especially in the 'Lounge'!



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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

Does the X stand for 'expensive'?

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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

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Does the X stand for 'expensive'?

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No, it stands for "X-tremely expensive". ;-)
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

Closest guess to the "Launch" price wins a prize...
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Must be the Body only price for UK purchase.
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

2100.00..
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

2200 ish.
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

Looking at past OM naming progressions, it may even be an OMD EM2
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

2749.99
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

2499 - and it will make the tea.
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2499 - and it will make the tea.
Must have a hot sensor then.
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

Olympus define it as very expensive so maybe 2999.99



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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

You beat me to that price, Alf so I'll go, er ... 3299.
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Re: New Olympus OMD - EM1X ?

The benchmark is probably the Sony A7 iii which is now retailing for about 1850. What features or spec could the new Oly have to be worth more than that?

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