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Canon announced that the Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS lens will not be released as scheduled.
Because “production reasons” (supply chain issues?) the Canon RF 70-200mm f/4L IS lens will not hit the market in December 2020 but in March 2021.
Canon says (machine translated):
Notice of postponement of release of “RF 70-200mm F4 L IS USM”
Publication date: December 17, 2020
Regarding the “RF70-200mm F4 L IS USM” announced on November 4, 2020 and scheduled to be released in late December, due to production reasons, we cannot prepare a sufficient supply amount for the release. Therefore, we have decided to postpone the release in early March 2021.
We would like to inform you and deeply apologize.
Scheduled release date
- (Before change) Scheduled to be released in late December 2020
- (After change) Scheduled to be released in early March 2021
We apologize for the inconvenience caused to the customers who are waiting for us, but we will do our utmost to launch it, and we appreciate your continued patronage.