The Panasonic FZ200 is the first superzoom camera that sports a f/2.8 constant aperture throughout its 25-600mm equivalent zoom range. The FZ200 features a 12.1MP image sensor and can capture full res images at 12fps.
The FZ200 also features HD video capture at 1080/60p, as well as HD video (presumably 720p) at 120fps and VGA-res video at 240fps.
The FZ200 retails for $599 and is currently available for pre-order here at B&H Photo.
Panasonic FZ200 Key Features
- 12.1 MP MOS Sensor
- LSI Venus Engine Image Processor
- 25-600mm f/2.8 Leica Optical Zoom Lens
- 3.0″ Free Angle 460K-dot LCD Display
- 0.2″ Electronic View Finder w/ 100% FOV
- 12 fps Continuous Shooting
- RAW and RAW+JPEG Recording Option
- Full HD 60p Video Recording
- Improved Ergonomics
- Hot-shoe and Accessory Mount
More details in the press release below. [Read more…]