Panasonic has quietly announced the GX880 mirrorless digicam for the European market.
The mannequin seems to be the identical because the GF10 that was announced in Asia earlier in the 12 months. It’s geared toward fashion-conscious bloggers and vloggers and, as such, has usability and elegance in thoughts, relatively than the very newest tech.
So, we get a wise physique that mixes steel elements with faux-leather accents, with a 3-inch LCD display that may be flipped up 180 levels to face the entrance, together with beautifying features akin to Night Mode Selfie and Beauty Retouch.
4K video to a most 30p and 4K PHOTO choices are available, with the latter utilizing the previous to seize 30 frames in a second at an 8MP decision. Additional sweeteners embrace wi-fi connectivity and focus stacking, in addition to the acquainted Post Focus possibility that means that you can regulate the focusing level publish seize.
The sensor is the pretty outdated 16MP Four Thirds unit that has starred in earlier fashions, though it lacks an optical low go filter to assist it higher retain nice element. The Micro Four Thirds lens mount in entrance of it – the identical one which has featured on all of Panasonic’s G-series cameras such because the GH5S and G9 – has the benefit of accepting an enormous assortment of lenses, not solely from Panasonic and Micro Four Thirds companion Olympus, however a raft of third events too.
The digicam is the second Panasonic Micro Four Thirds choice to arrive this 12 months, following the G95 / G90, with of Panasonic’s latest focus having been on its new full-frame S1 and S1R fashions. Panasonic has additionally announced that it will likely be making the Leica Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 lens accessible later this 12 months for its G-series customers.
The Panasonic GX880 shall be accessible in June in black, silver and tan choices, priced at £399.99 in the UK with the Lumix G X Vario 12-32mm F3.5-5.6 ASPH lens. There’s no phrase on whether or not the mannequin shall be accessible in the US, Australia or every other markets as of but.