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What to Expect from Panasonic GX9 Camera?

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Here is our expectation of the popular premium series mirrorless, Panasonic GX9 camera. The GX-series Pana is one of the most popular interchangeable-lens camera in the company’s lineup.

Undoubtedly, the professionals who need a rangefinder-styled camera with great image quality in compact sizes, the Micro Four Thirds sensor based model becomes ideal for their needs.

Panasonic has been rumored to introduce a new flagship Gx-series camera in late 2017. The device in question were a high-end model that would be the replacement of Panasonic GX8. There is no signal of a successor model from the beginning of 2017. In this post you’ll find what we expect from Panasonic GX9 camera.

Our expectations about the Panasonic GX9 camera

The rumor mill didn’t provide when will be the flagship MFT camera become official. As a result Panasonic GX9 camera price and release date information remains unknown. First let’s remember the GX8 specs and details.

What to Expect from Panasonic GX9 Camera?

Panasonic GX8

The GX8 comes packed with a 20MP Four Thirds CMOS sensor with 2.36M-dot tilting OLED EVF. The mirrorless camera features a DUAL IS capability as well as depth from Defocus AF system. The body is weatherproof magnesium alloy and the camera offers 4K video recording and 10fps burst shooting.

Expectations for Panasonic GX9 camera

The company is on the verge to announce a new Micro Four Thirds camera called the Panasonic GX9. Here are our thoughts and expectations for the GX9 camera.

  • Same 20-Megapixel Live MOS sensor (with no AA filter)
  • Better DFD AF technology (10fps with DFD?)
  • 5-axis IBIS (maybe from G85)
  • ISO up to 102,400
  • 4K video at 60fps
  • New filter effects
  • Same body design ergonomics
  • Price around $1200

We hope the Panasonic GX9 camera will arrive in late 2017. Please feel free to relay your comments, or suggestions.