This is the first Panasonic GH5 preview: “The GH5 outshines the more expensive Canon 5D Mark IV, offering far superior video performance”

cameras.reviewed.com posted the first Panasonic GH5 preview! A few interesting bits:

  • 4:2:2 10bit 4K30p can be recorderd internally on SD. 4k60p will be reocrderd internally with 4:2:0 8bit
  • There will be two big firmware updates. One in April ( 1080/60p at 200Mbps with 4:2:2 10-bit and All-I). One by end 2017 for 4K/30p at up to 400Mbps All-I.

Hot reminder: Follow the GH5 announcement live here on 43rumors at 10am Las Vegas time today! It’s 19:00 Berlin time. To not miss any news don’t forget to subscribe our RSS feed, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Stay tuned and join the GH5 facebook group for more news!

thanks Personal View for spotting this!

Preorders (use these links to support my work thanks!):
GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama and Panasonic US. In EU at ParkCamera.
GF9 (Black) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
GF9 (Silver) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Battery Grip for DC-GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Leica 12-60mm at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
12-35mm F/2.8 II Asph at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
35-100mm f/2.8 II ASPH at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
DMW-DCC15A DC Coupler at BHphoto and Adorama.
FZ80 camera at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.

(FT5) First images of the new II lens version

As reported yesterday Panasonic will also update four of their current MFT lenses. And we got the images of the new 45-200mm II lens.

  • LUMIX GX VARIO 12 – 35 mm F 2.8 II ASPH. POWER OIS
  • LUMIX GX VARIO 35-100 mm F 2.8 II POWER OIS
  • LUMIX G VARIO 45-200mm F4-5.6 II POWER O.I.S.
  • LUMIX G VARIO 100-300mm F4.0-5.6 II POWER O.I.S.

Hot reminder: Follow the GH5 announcement live here on 43rumors at 10am Las Vegas time today! It’s 19:00 Berlin time. To not miss any news don’t forget to subscribe our RSS feed, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Stay tuned and join the GH5 facebook group for more news!

Preorders (use these links to support my work thanks!):
GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama and Panasonic US. In EU at ParkCamera.
GF9 (Black) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
GF9 (Silver) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Battery Grip for DC-GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Leica 12-60mm at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
12-35mm F/2.8 II Asph at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
35-100mm f/2.8 II ASPH at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
DMW-DCC15A DC Coupler at BHphoto and Adorama.
FZ80 camera at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.

 

via Nokishita

(FT5) leaked images of the new FZ80 and 12-60mm Leica lens

Here we got the leaked images of the new Panasonic FZ80 and the Leica 12-60mm lens. All stuff (GH5, GF9, FZ80 and lenses) will be announced today at 10am Las Vegas time (19:00 in Berlin). I will live report the event on 43rumors! So be sure to be online here at that hour!

To not miss any news don’t forget to subscribe our RSS feed, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Stay tuned and join the GH5 facebook group for more news!

Preorders (use these links to support my work thanks!):
GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama and Panasonic US. In EU at ParkCamera.
GF9 (Black) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
GF9 (Silver) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Battery Grip for DC-GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Leica 12-60mm at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
12-35mm F/2.8 II Asph at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
35-100mm f/2.8 II ASPH at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
DMW-DCC15A DC Coupler at BHphoto and Adorama.
FZ80 camera at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.

(FT5) GH5 will record 400Mbps after firmware upgrade in late 2017


It’s time! Join the GH5 facebook group!

I just got this from a highly trusted source:

Its now confirmed, the GH5 will offer maximum bit rate of 400Mbps in 4K video! The 400Mbps will come as a firmware update on the second half of 2017. Right now, the the camera will be launched with 150Mbps.

That sounds awesome!!! You have to follow the GH5 live announcement here on 43rumors at 10am Las Vegas time (January 4th).

To not miss any news don’t forget to subscribe our RSS feed, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Stay tuned and join the GH5 facebook group for more news!

Preorders (use these links to support my work thanks!):
GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama and Panasonic US. In EU at ParkCamera.
GF9 (Black) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
GF9 (Silver) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Battery Grip for DC-GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Leica 12-60mm at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
12-35mm F/2.8 II Asph at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
35-100mm f/2.8 II ASPH at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
DMW-DCC15A DC Coupler at BHphoto and Adorama.
FZ80 camera at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.

The GH5 will cost $1,999!

The GH5 will be priced at $1,999 (we told you that months ago). The GH5 battery grip  costs $349 and the Audio expansion unit $399. The 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 OIS Leica lens will cost $999.

To not miss any news don’t forget to subscribe our RSS feed, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Stay tuned and join the GH5 facebook group for more news!

Thanks David for spotting this!

UPDATE: On request I had to remove the screenshot showing the prices.

Preorders (use these links to support my work thanks!):
GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto, Adorama and Panasonic US. In EU at ParkCamera.
GF9 (Black) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
GF9 (Silver) at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Battery Grip for DC-GH5 at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Leica 12-60mm at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
12-35mm F/2.8 II Asph at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
35-100mm f/2.8 II ASPH at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
45-200mm f/4-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
100-300mm f/4.0-5.6 II POWER OIS at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR Microphone Adapter at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.
DMW-DCC15A DC Coupler at BHphoto and Adorama.
FZ80 camera at Amazon, BHphoto and Adorama.