Monday, 10 May 2010
Panasonic Lumix Line Expanded Panasonic Adding Four New Sub-Compact Digital Cameras
Lumix line. The Lumix FP1, FP3, F3 and FH20 are all new cameras that the
Japanese giant is adding to their bullpen. Starting with the FP3, which
will feature a 14.1-megapixel sensor, 4x zoom, and a 3-inch touchscreen
on the back, and has the ability to record HD video.
The next in line, the FP1, has a 12.1-megapixel sensor, also with 4x
zoom, and a 2.7-inch regular LCD and also has the ability to shoot HD
video. In the mid-range, the
F3 has a 12.1-megapixel sensor with 4x zoom and HD video, along with
face detection features. The FH20 also has the same 14.1-megapixel
camera of the first one, and 8x optical zoom.
The information and pictures were leaked on PhotoRumors.com, and came
from an Asian website . There wasn't any mention of pricing or release
dates, although the leak did say that Panasonic is planning to release
new SDXC memory cards. The official word from Panasonic is supposed to
be any day now.