Panasonic has resolved the usual critics to compact cameras with the new Lumix LX-100, which incorporates a Micro Four Thirds sensor. The new Panasonic Lumix LX-100 presumes a spectacular classic design, excellent behavior in high sensibility and the possibility of recording video in 4K.
It inherits from the mystical compact LX series a 5 times bigger sensor than its predecessor, offering a quality close to that of CSC in a compact and light size, perfect for the users that travel and move a lot. Also, it includes a new Venus Engine processor with four cores to move advanced systems of noise reduction, the open filter for environments with deficient lightning and the ability to process video captures to resolutions up to 4K (3840X2160 25/30 fps).
It incorporates LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMIPLUX F1.7-F2.8 optics, equivalent to a 24-75 mm and perfect for every type of situations and with undoubted quality. It winks to more creative users that do not want to pass through the PC, the Panasonic Lumix LX-100 offers tenths of possibilities like the Creative Panorama, Focus Peaking, Brightness and shadow control or a level meter, as well as a completely manual mode. WiFi and NFC connectivity are also present.
Panasonic Lumix LX-100 , availability and price.
The new Panasonic Lumix LX-100 will be available in US through the month of October at a recommended price of 899 Dollars. A high price maybe, but reasonable, taking into account the technical arsenal it offers.