News tagged ‘panasonic’

Thursday, 17 Jan 2013

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan Last Year

Canon and Olympus Hold Largest Camera Market Share in Japan Last Year

Despite losing market share over the past year, Canon and Olympus still have the largest market share in the Japanese domestic camera market. Canon sees an increased DSLR market share while Olympus remains the top mirrorless system camera manufacturer.

Saturday, 12 Jan 2013

Panasonic Reveals 16 LED TVs and 16 Plasma TVs at CES 2013 (Updated!)

Panasonic Reveals 16 LED TVs and 16 Plasma TVs at CES 2013 (Updated!)

Panasonic has just announced its 2013 LCD and plasma TV lineups, and there are a whopping 32 models in total. Here's the detailed breakdown.

Wednesday, 19 Dec 2012

Panasonic to Discontinue Plasma TV R&D Operations?

Panasonic to Discontinue Plasma TV R&D Operations?

A news report from Japan has suggested that Panasonic may be ready to throw in the towel with regards to its plasma TV research and development operations.

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012

Japanese TV Makers Sell Assets to Increase Capital

Japanese TV Makers Sell Assets to Increase Capital

To recover from recent losses, Japanese TV giants, particularly Panasonic, Sony, and Sharp, are hawking out US$3 billion worth in assets in a last-ditch attempt to turn the tide.

Wednesday, 17 Oct 2012

Panasonic to Lower Production of LCD and Plasma Display Panels

Panasonic to Lower Production of LCD and Plasma Display Panels

Panasonic plans to reduce production outputs of its LCD and plasma panels in an effort to reduce overhead costs. Also, the company will purchase more LCD TV panels from third-party suppliers.

Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012

Panasonic Releases Two Premium Technics Pro DJ Headphones

Panasonic Releases Two Premium Technics Pro DJ Headphones

Panasonic introduces two Pro DJ headsets in commemoration of its turntable system's 40th anniversary. The Technics RP-DJ1205 and RP-DH1250 premium headphones will go on sale in October 2012. Pre-orders are already available via Panasonic.com.

Monday, 14 May 2012

Panasonic Suffers Record Loss, Plasma TV Sales in The Red

Panasonic Suffers Record Loss, Plasma TV Sales in The Red

Panasonic will be scrambling to turn things around after suffering a record net loss of US$9.7 billion. Things aren't looking too rosy for its plasma division either with a 41 percent dip in sales.

Monday, 30 Apr 2012

Panasonic Teams Up with NHK on 145-inch Super Hi-Vision Plasma TV

Panasonic Teams Up with NHK on 145-inch Super Hi-Vision Plasma TV

Panasonic and NHK unveil a 145-inch Super Hi-Vision prototype plasma television. That's approximately 16 times the resolution of a conventional Full-HD display.

Tuesday, 24 Apr 2012

Samsung Overtakes Panasonic in Plasma TV Shipment

Samsung Overtakes Panasonic in Plasma TV Shipment

Samsung extends its lead over Panasonic in terms of global plasma TV shipments, based on a recent report by Displaybank, a display market research firm.

Thursday, 5 Apr 2012

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 Released

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5 Released

Equipped with a newly developed 12.1-megapixel Live MOS which enables for high sensitivity signal processing, the camera includes optimization of on-tip filter which provides image recording with even higher sensitivity at max. ISO12800.

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