Konica Minolta & Sony jointly develop DSLR cameras

Konica Minolta Photo Imaging and Sony Corporation have reached an agreement to jointly develop digital Single Lens Reflex (SLR) cameras. Taking full advantages of their respective imaging technologies and key devices, the two companies will develop and commercialize new digital SLR cameras based on and compatible to Maxxum / Dynax lens mount system. Konica Minolta has superb autofocus auto-exposure technologies nourished through development of "Maxxum / Dynax series" from the age of film cameras, mechanical electronics technologies indispensable for SLR cameras, and 16 million units of lens shipped worldwide.

Source: LetsGoDigital


Posted: Tue - July 19, 2005 at 09:34 AM