Panasonic Unveils Snazzy Designer Lumix XS1 Digital Camera
Panasonic has announced a slim and stylish compact digital camera that is available with 10 unique designs on the outside. The camera is called the Lumix DMC-XS1 and is said to be the thinnest 5x optical zoom camera with a retractable lens and optical image stabilization.
The 10 designs are based on pop art, gift wrapping, floral patterns, digital, textures, and more. Most of the camera styles are aimed at women, but there is a camouflage offering that hunters would enjoy.
The camera’s resolution is 16.1-megapixels. The lens has an aperture of F2.8-6.9 and a focal length of 24-120 mm in 35mm equivalent.
It also features a built-in flash and the ability to record 720p resolution video. Storage for the camera is via a microSD card slot. The camera also has a number of in camera creative controls with filters and more. Pricing for the new camera designs is unknown at this time.