Leica V-Lux 20 Announced

The Leica V-Lux 20 is a new 12.1MP point and shoot camera with a 12x optical zoom (25-300mm equivalent).  The V-Lux 20 is essentially a Leica clone of the Panasonic ZS7.  The V-Lux 20 carries an initial retail price of $699.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS7

The Panasonic DMC-ZS7 is a 12.1-megapixel point and shoot camera with a 12x zoom lens and optical image stabilization.  The ZS7 also features built-in GPS that embeds photos and videos with longitude and latitude details.

The ZS7 is compatible with new SDXC cards and provides HD video recording in AVCHD Lite format.  The ZS7 also boasts a new Sonic Speed AF system for fast AF acquisition and a quick shutter response time.

No word on pricing or availability yet.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

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