According to latest rumors, Panasonic will release a full-frame Lumix S5 Mark II micro single camera to replace the current Lumix S5 micro single during the CP+ show in February 2023.
Panasonic S5 mark II will be equipped with a new phase autofocus system, this autofocus system is as good as the latest autofocus systems from Canon and Sony. Panasonic S5 Mark II will be more expensive than the current Panasonic S5.
Panasonic S5 Mark II Rumors
- Body shape based on S5 upgrade, to be released soon
- The elimination of DFD contrast detection autofocus.
- The adoption of a new phase-detection autofocus system.
- No LiDAR.
- L-Mount Alliance compatible.
The Panasonic Lumix S5 is equipped with the Venus engine, a 24.2-megapixel CMOS full-frame sensor with dual native ISO technology that offers a maximum ISO 51200 (expanding ISO 204800) with a shutter speed of 1/8000th of a second. In addition to RAW, it supports a 96MP high-resolution mode in JPEG format.
The first generation of the Panasonic Lumix S5 camera was released in September 2020, has not been updated the model for more than two years.
By the way, CP+ 2023 is scheduled to be held at Pacifico Yokohama from February 23rd to 26th as a hybrid event of on-site and online events.
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