Panasonic Adds New Digital Cameras to Its Lumix Series

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77

The Ultimate Hybrid Stylish Digital Camera DMC-FX77

With F2.5 Super Bright 24mm Ultra Wide Angle LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMARIT Lens Featuring 1,920 x 1,080 Full-HD Movie Recording

Panasonic is pleased to announce a new addition of stylish and compact hybrid digital camera DMC-FX77 to the LUMIX FX series featuring a Smart Touch operation on the 3.5-inch large LCD. All control is possible by the touch operation - Touch AF, Touch Zoom or Touch Shutter during recording and various playback functions including new Art Retouch and Beauty Retouch mode.

New LEICA DC VARIO-SUMMARIT lens 24mm ultra wide angle 5x optical zoom (equivalent to 24mm to 120mm on a 35mm camera) with F2.5 brightness has been developed to fit in the compact lens unit enhancing the slimness of camera body. The lens especially excels not only in shooting dynamic landscapes with its wide angle of view but also in capturing moving subjects even in low-lit situations such as indoors or at night with its outstanding brightness. Incorporating a newly developed 12.1-megapixel Hi-Speed CCD sensor, the DMC-FX77 is compatible with high-speed, large-capacity signal processing required for 1920 x 1080 full-HD movie recording in AVCHD and high speed continuous shooting. And the advanced image processing LSI, the Venus Engine FHD, assures high picture quality in both photo and movie recording. It also compiles the Intelligent Resolution technology to perform the optimum signal processing depending on the part of a picture to give a whole image outstandingly natural clearness with fine details. The powerful 5x optical zoom increases its power to 6.5x equivalent with the Intelligent Zoom function taking advantage of the Intelligent Resolution technology maintaining the picture quality even using digital zoom. The Sonic Speed AF, which gains approx. 33% higher speed compared with DMC-FX70, and a quick start-up time allows the DMC-FX77 super high speed response that helps to capture even the most fleeting photo opportunities.

Delicate in design but bold in performance - The DMC-FX77 looks not only sleek and elegant with its new streamline design but is also an outstandingly high performance hybrid digital compact camera.

DMC-FX77 Specifications
Metrics Dimensions (W x H x D) 99.7 x 55.2 x 20.6 mm
Weight Approx. 126g without Battery and SD Memory Card
  Approx. 142g with Battery and SD Memory Card (0.32 lb)
Pixels Camera Effective Pixels 12.1 Megapixels
Sensor Sensor Size / Total Pixels / Filter  1/2.33-type CCD sensor / 12.5 Total Megapixels / Primary Color Filter
Lens Aperture F2.5 - 5.9/ Iris Diaphragm (F2.5 - 8 (W) / F5.9 - 18 (T))
  Optical Zoom 5x
  Focal Length f=4.3-21.5mm (24-120mm in 35mm equiv.)
    (26-130mm in 35mm equiv. in movie recording)
Image Parameters Aspect Ratio 1:1 / 4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9
  Image Quality Fine / Standard (3D mode: MPO Fine / MPO Standard) 
Monitor LCD Monitor

8.8cm (3.5-inch) TFT Full Touch Screen LCD Display (230K dots), AR Coating
Field of View : approx. 100%
Power LCD mode, AUTO Power LCD mode, High Angle mode

Media Built-in-Memory Approx 70MB
Power Power Li-ion Battery Pack (3.6V, Minimum: 680mAh) (Included)
AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC) (Optional)


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