Panasonic officially unveiled at CES 2014 pair of compact cameras, the Lumix line, capable to please fans of optical approximation. Indeed, the DMC-ZS35 able to offer its customers 20x zoom (24-480 mm equivalent in 35mm film), and the DMC-ZS40 this value altogether reaches 30x. Let’s add, that in some markets, these new items will appear under the names respectively DMC-TZ55 and DMC-TZ60, so potential buyers need to be careful.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS35 and ZS40 the model Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS40 equipped 1/2,3-inch CMOS-matrix with a resolution of 18 MP processor and image processing Venus, ensuring good performance. Shaking and camera shake when shooting compensates hybrid optical stabilization system, it also supports the RAW formats in addition to the usual JPEG. In addition to the 3-inch LCD screen there is an electronic viewfinder, we note and support of wireless technologies Wi-Fi and NFC. Dimensions of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS40 equals 111 x 64 x 34 mm and weighs 240 grams (with battery). With regard to the model DMC-ZS35, it boasts 1/2,33-inch CMOS sensor with a resolution of 16 megapixels and optical stabilization, and also a turning 3-inch display and support for Wi-Fi (NFC and shooting in RAW format is missing). Both cameras feature a micro-HDMI to connect to a TV and are capable of recording videos (including HD video) to SD/SDHC/SDXC, their cost and terms of the beginning of sales not reported.