Panasonic announces 60x zoom ‘compact’

Panasonic Australia has announced September availability of the 60x zoom Lumix FZ70.

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No, this is a lens: The Panasonic Lumix FZ70.

The FZ70 lens ranges from 20mm wide-angle to 1200mm, and has a f2.8-5.9 widest aperture range.

Those keen to own the compact camera boasting the current widest available zoom range will have to wait until September to make the purchase (at a price to be determined) in Australia. (Or pre-order from Adorama or B&H for US$399!)

Key features:
– 20-1200mm (960x), f2.8-5.9 lens;
– 16-megapixel MOS sensor;
– 9fps (but only for 3 images!);
–¬†Full HD 1080/60i recording;
– Shoots Raw files;
– Superior audio recording via noise- and wind-eliminating ‘Dolby Digital’ microphone.

To access the full press release in PDF form, click here.

 

 


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