Attention LUMIX LX enthusiasts
Unveiling the advanced Four Thirds 17-Megapixel LUMIX LX100
Panasonic is proud to introduce LUMIX LX100 II, the
7th generation model of Panasonic's world-renowned LX
high-end compact camera series.
The LUMIX LX100 II newly integrates a total 21.77-megapixel
sensor achieving an effective 17.0 megapixels in 4:3 aspect ratio.
Even the finest details can be precisely captured with the
increased resolution of the new 4/3-inch High Sensitivity MOS
Sensor. Together with the high-speed, high-performance Venus Engine
image processor, it achieves superb image quality with natural,
true-to-life description which rivals that of D-SLRs.
Paired with the LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMILUX lens (35mm camera
equivalent: 24-75mm) which boasts a high-speed F1.7-F2.8 and high
descriptiveness in detail and resolution corner to corner. It also
produces a stunningly beautiful defocus together with the large MOS
Sensor. In addition, a 9-blade aperture diaphragm helps to produce
bokeh with smooth, circular shapes. The versatile zoom range of
24-75mm (35mm camera equiv.) is suitable for wide-ranging
photography from portraits snapshots to stunning 24mm ultra-wide
The LUMIX LX100 II integrates high-resolution an LVF (Live View
Finder) with and 100% color reproduction. The 16:9 Wide Screen LVF
boasts approximately 0.7x (35mm camera equiv.) magnification and
100% field of view. The new 3.0 inch rear monitor increases its
resolution and incorporate touch control. A variety of advanced
functions are featured on the LUMIX LX100 II to spur the potential
of advanced photographers. It allows direct, intuitive control with
dedicated rings and dials such as an aperture ring, a control ring,
a shutter speed dial or an exposure compensation dial.
The LUMIX LX100 II is capable of recording smooth,
high-resolution 4K video in 3840x2160 at 30p / 25p or 24p in MP4.
Taking advantage of 4K technology, users can capture fleeting photo
opportunities at 30 fps in 8-megapixel equivalent resolution to
save as a 4K PHOTO. Auto Marking, Sequence Composition, Post Focus,
Focus Stacking, and Light Composition are newly added to make 4K
PHOTO even easier-to-use, in more creative ways.
The LUMIX LX100 II is also superior in response. Featuring DFD
(Depth From Defocus) technology, not only accuracy but also speed
is improved to achieve Light Speed AF of approx. 0.10 sec* to
capture fleeting photo opportunities. High-speed burst shooting is
possible at 11 fps in full resolution. For more creative freedom,
Filter, Creative Panorama and Photo Style are available.
The LUMIX LX100 II includes Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi® connectivity
to offer a more flexible shooting experience and instant image
sharing with easy operation. Compatibility with Bluetooth 4.2
(called BLE: Bluetooth Low Energy) enables constant connection with
a smartphone or tablet with minimum power consumption. It also
complies with convenient USB/AC power charging.
Available in New Zealand in October 2018.