Articles about Panasonic (page 7)

Panasonic Expands Toughbook H2 Battery Recall
When it comes to recalls of a particular product, it does bring about a rather sobering experience – that the company which you purchased the product from has a sense of responsibility and integrity to owning up to their mistake, but does this mean you can trust in their future product quality and reliability? Panasonic has long churned out tough and rugged tablets, and the Toughbook line has seen a […]

Panasonic Lumix GH4 Delivers 4K Video Recording Capability
[CEATEC 2014] Yes, the world is definitely moving in the direction of 4K when it comes to video, although the initial “wow” factor from the quality jump is not as stark as say, video CD to DVD, or even DVD to Full HD. Perhaps we have seen a fair amount of high quality videos and displays so much so that our eyes are now “numb”, so to speak. While smartphones […]

Panasonic ProXStream EX Decoder Delivers 4k60p Images
[CEATEC 2014] Full HD is like child’s play when you take into consideration the next generation of displays as well as the broadcasting technology behind it. This year’s CEATEC has seen a push for 4K video by different manufacturers, and Panasonic themselves do seem to have an entire “4K World” booth set up to raise the awareness levels of such an ecosystem. The new ProXStream EX HEVC decoder is definitely […]

Panasonic Unveils Pin-Type Lithium Ion Battery
[CEATEC 2014] As life becomes more inundated with mobile devices, one particular issue still remains – that of battery life, or rather, the relatively limited amount of it. How many of us would wish our smartphones were able to last for days before requiring a trip to the nearest power outlet, just like how the Nokia handsets of yore did. Well, as devices become smaller and lighter, so too, will […]


Panasonic Lumix CM1 Is A Smartphone-Camera Hybrid
Samsung has tried to jump into the camera-smartphone hybrid market before with the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, where that bad boy packed in a 20.7MP sensor with Optical Image Stabilization to boot. Well, the handset did raise some eyebrows, but there was no record breaking pre-order that ensued its announcement. It seems that Panasonic themselves want to give this niche category a stab with the announcement of the Panasonic Lumix […]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5 Announced
Panasonic is on a roll here (as well as other camera manufacturers, as the Japanese company has just announced their new Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5, which so happens to be a mirrorless Micro Four Thirds digital camera complete with a 12-35mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH. MEGA O.I.S. lens to help you get started right out of the box.

Panasonic AWN-02 Assist Suit Is Another Exoskeleton
Last week, we read about how the Soft Exosuit gained another $3 million in funding from DARPA to turn it into reality, and this just goes to show how work among the different military agencies around the world, as well as companies, are in a race to deliver a decent performing robot suit that will help provide a distinct advantage to humans when it comes to their roles – ranging […]

Panasonic DMC-LX100 Packs Quite A Punch
It looks like it is raining cameras these days, and here we are with Panasonic and their latest Panasonic DMC-LX100 camera which will feature a Micro Four Thirds system alongside a 12.8-megapixel MOS sensor, which pretty much shares the same size which can be found on the larger sized interchangeable-lens models. To top it all off, the Panasonic DMC-LX100 will even arrive with a speedy Leica 24-75mm (35mm equivalent) f/1.7-2.8 […]

Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 Is A Rugged Tablet
Panasonic is no stranger when it comes to introducing rugged devices that are more than capable of handling a knock or two. In fact, they have just introduced the Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1 which is touted to be one of the most rugged 5” tablets in existence that sport both data as well as voice capabilities. This is a powerful all-in-one device that targets mobile workers as it brings about the […]

Panasonic Unveils ToughPad FZ-E1, FZ-X1 Windows & Android Tablets
Earlier today, Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy Tab Active which is basically a rugged Android tablet. Well it seems that Samsung might not be alone in announcing rugged tablets because at IFA 2014, Panasonic took the wraps off their own rugged tablets which comes in the form of the ToughPad FZ-E1 and the FZ-X1.Both models appear to sport the same hardware features, but the main difference would be […]

Panasonic ELUGA U Arrives In India
Most of the time, when we talk about smartphones from Panasonic, they tend to be high tech devices that are sold only in Panasonic’s home country, and that would be Japan itself. However, it looks like the Indian market is starting to get more exciting with word that the Panasonic ELUGA U will make a debut in the world’s second most populous country. What kind of hardware specifications can we […]

Panasonic 3E Windows Tablet Is Aimed At The Education Sector
Schools these days are starting to incorporate the use of tablets in the classroom. This is because kids these days are more familiar with tablets as their parents probably own them back at home as well. That and the fact that tablets allow for more interactive learning and also cuts down on the need to lug around heavy textbooks.Well it looks like Panasonic is getting into the education game as […]

New Panasonic Toughpad Rang, Smaller But Tougher
Panasonic looks to deliver yet again when it comes to the tough tablet department, with their latest 5” handheld tablets known as the Toughpad FZ-E1 and the Toughpad FZ-Z1 that you can see above. These tablets will sport both voice and data connectivity, and yet have been constructed in such a manner where they are able to shrug off 10-foot drops, not to mention being submersible for a limited amount […]

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ1000 Announced
The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ1000 has just been announced, where it also holds the distinction of having the world’s first 4K video recording capability on a digital compact camera, now how about that for adding high end functionality into what seems to be an ordinary device? Thanks to a recently developed LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT 16x optical zoom lens that has been integrated within, the DMC-FZ1000 is capable of achieving high resolution […]