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Panasonic DMC-TZ4 / TZ11 / TZ5 / TZ15  firmware version 1.2

Panasonic releases firmware update vserion 1.2 for the Lumix models DMC-TZ4 and TZ5.

This update should improve the auto focus performance as mentioned in some camera reviews.

Update: This same update is applicable to the Lumix models DMC-TZ11 and TZ15 too...
Check-out the Panasonic DMC-TZ5  specifications & reviewsGoto the
Panasonic DMC-TZ4 / TZ5 firmware download page
Panasonic DMC-TZ11 / TZ15 firmware download page


Panasonic's new Lumix digital cameras, 9.1-megapixel DMC-TZ5 and 8.1-megapixel DMC-TZ4, each featuring a 28mm wide-angle 10x optical zoom Leica DC lens (equivalent to 28-280mm on a 35mm film camera). The 28mm wide angle lens captures the subject and the scene wider at the same standpoint than normal 35mm camera does and you can zoom in or out to magnify a distant subject when desired with the 10x powerful optical zoom.

The DMC-TZ5 and DMC-TZ4 are the latest members of the Lumix TZ family, which is renowned for packaging a remarkable 28mm wide angle 10x optical zoom lens in a compact body. Notably, the new DMC-TZ5 newly integrates the capability of recording 720p HD (high-definition) motion pictures together with its direct output function allowing users to enjoy watching both still and motion pictures in impressive HD quality on a large-screen HDTV via an optional component cable.

Furthermore, the DMC-TZ5 and DMC-TZ4 boast Intelligent LCD function, which detects the lighting condition and controls the brightness level of the LCD in 11 fine steps, to offer a display with most appropriate clarity in any situations with newly developed 460,000-dot high resolution in 3.0-inch (TZ5) and 230,000-dot in 2.5-inch (TZ4).

Additional information: Check-out the Panasonic DMC-TZ5  specifications & reviews
July 1, 2008
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