The announcement of the upcoming Panasonic micro four thirds camera expected in late August this year. The new Panasonic GX1 successor, maybe we have to call it Panasonic GX2, to be announced in August and it is rumored to be the only Panasonic MFT camera this year.
According to the sources, the Panasonic GX1 successor will be a high quality camera with a newly designed body. When we look at the previously rumored specs for the Panasonic GX2 camera, it will have non-weather sealed magnesium alloy body and an 18 megapixel sensor.
Panasonic GX2 Digital Camera Specs
- New 18MP sensor
- Fastest shutter speed at 1/8000s
- Tiltable built-in viewfinder
- Image stabilization
- Non-weather sealed magnesium alloy body
- Same AF speed as GH3
- Larger than the current GX1
- Price around $800
- Expected announcement in August, 2013
Panasonic GX1 Successor To Be Announced in Late August [GX2]
In summary after releasing the LF1 and G6 cameras this spring, Panasonic is rumored to replace the Lumix GX1 too in late August this year. The announcement expected for Panasonic GX1 successor this August with a price tag around $800.