According to latest Panasonic rumors, the Lumix GX8 release date has been scheduled for September 2015. The mirrorless shooter is expected to be capable of recording 4K videos.
Update on the GX8 rumors changes the announcement date and now instead of the GX8, another model will actually become available this spring.
Panasonic GX8 Announcement Scheduled for September 2015
The upcoming low-end mirrorless shooter with Micro Four Thirds sensor will certainly feature 4K video recording capabilities. No specs revealed yet for the Lumix GX8 at the moment.
Panasonic GX7 announced back in August 2013 and currently selling for $500 at Amazon. It will be exciting to see the full specs for 4K video recording Panasonic GX8 and how the company will market this MILC.
Panasonic GX7 Specs Roundup
The 16 megapixel Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 offers a 1040K-dot tiltable touch-screen LCD monitor, Full HD 1920 x 1080 50p movie recording, 1/8000 sec shutter speed, 5fps burst shooting, low-light focusing down to -4 EV, focus peaking, ISO range of 125-25600, silent Mode for street photography, Wi-Fi with NFC capability and all housed in a classically styled magnesium alloy frame.