The new Panasonic large sensor fixed lens compact will be announced in late August instead of previous rumor announced date (in mid July) suggested by Two trusted sources of 43rumors.
We have two possibility, Panasonic LX8 will arrive for sure and we have doubt about the arrival of fixed lens camera.
Panasonic is considered to be first non Sony camera will use the Sony RX100m3 1 inch sensor suggested by a trusted sources of 43rumors.com and also stated that the sensor will also be used by other companies (possibly Nikon P8000 also coming with Sony Sensor).
According to latest rumors upcoming Panasonic LX8 camera will have 4k video recording capabilities and possibly the US price will be around $899.
According to the previous report, the new the LX8 camera will have a build-in EVF and a larger sensor. We are expecting that the officila announcement will be on 16th June.
as seen on – photorumor.com
The upcoming Panasonic LX8 is a successor of Panasonic LX7 and will feature large 1″ sensor, the camera rumored specification is mentioned below…
Take a look at the rumored specification
New 1/1.7″ 10.1MP MOS Sensor Venus Engine Image Processor Leica DC Vario-Summilux 24mm Lens 3.8X Optical Zoom Lens 3.0″ 920K-Dot LCD with Auto Brightness Full HD 1080 Video Recording RAW and RAW+JPEG Recording Options
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