Panasonic archive

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-S5: point and shoot 2012
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-S5: point and shoot 2012

    By 10 January 2012

    It may not sound like the sexiest machine on Pocket-lint's pages but, if the price is right, the Panasonic Lumix S5 camera makes for a very tidy point and press package. With curved edges and a choice of three colours, the S5 is as much about looks as...

  • Panasonic SZ1 and SZ7 cameras take TZ range stylish
    Cameras

    Panasonic SZ1 and SZ7 cameras take TZ range stylish

    By 9 January 2012

    Panasonic has announced the launch of five new cameras at CES in Las Vegas and Pocket-lint has already had a play with them. Headlining the new cameras for 2012 is the introduction of the Panasonic DMC-SZ1 and DMC-SZ7, two cameras that take the popular...

  • Panasonic Lumix GX1  review
    Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Panasonic Lumix GX1 review

    By 2 January 2012

    Panasonic’s Lumix GX1 takes a step backwards in order to move forwards: the camera may look much like the three-generation-old Lumix GF1, but manages to squeeze both the advanced controls and feature set of the Lumix G3 into its premium-build body....

  • Panasonic TX-P50ST30  review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Panasonic TX-P50ST30 review

    By 22 December 2011

    Whether or not you’ve been impressed by 3D enough to have it at home, would you seriously consider buying a big, expensive TV that couldn't flirt with the third dimension at all? Panasonic has taken this quandary of modern times, and thus designed a...

  • Panasonic TX-L32E3B review
    Televisions 3 out of 5

    Panasonic TX-L32E3B review

    By 21 December 2011

    Don't you sometimes yearn for the simple life? A time when firmware upgrades weren’t a daily chore, when internet-based VOD was just a theory, and when a TV could be operated by those over forty? Panasonic has taken the ‘less is more’ approach to...

  • The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 12: Win a Panasonic Lumix GF3
    Cameras

    The Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular - Day 12: Win a Panasonic Lumix GF3

    By 17 December 2011

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Heathrow to bring you the chance of winning a Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 camera as part of our Pocket-lint Xmas Spectacular. Heathrow has Christmas shopping for gadget lovers all wrapped up with a huge range of top technology...

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX90  review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX90 review

    By 12 December 2011

    The Panasonic FX90 packs in many up-to-date features: there’s a 3-inch touchscreen and 24-120mm zoom lens to control all the action, met with Wi-Fi technology and 1080i HD movie capture. Its feature set sounds impressive, but can the kind of touchscreen...

  • Panasonic 4.3-inch OLED smartphone coming to Europe
    Phones

    Panasonic 4.3-inch OLED smartphone coming to Europe

    By 9 December 2011

    Panasonic is hoping to take on the likes of Nokia, Samsung, HTC and Motorola by making a big splash in the European and global smartphone markets. The Japanese company has detailed its first global model smartphone for the European market that will go...

  • Panasonic TX-P50VT30 review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Panasonic TX-P50VT30 review

    By 8 December 2011

    This is home cinema heaven. We can spot a blackout-bound plasma screen a mile off, but the backlit remote control in the TX-P50VT30’s box – it glows a dark red behind the buttons to delicately help with operation in the dark – is the first clue...

  • Leica V-Lux 3 superzooms in for the new year
    Cameras

    Leica V-Lux 3 superzooms in for the new year

    By 8 December 2011

    Got your eye on a superzoom camera that you want to find in your stocking come Christmas day? Leica will be hoping that you can wait until the new year to get snapping with the Leica V-Lux 3, which it has just announced. Sporting a 12.1-megapixel CMOS...

  • Panasonic Viera TVs get Fetch TV, Vimeo and other new services
    Televisions

    Panasonic Viera TVs get Fetch TV, Vimeo and other new services

    By 7 December 2011

    Panasonic has announced a bevy of new apps for its Viera connected TV range, including Fetch TV and video website Vimeo.  Fetch TV offers consumers on-demand access to a wealth of movies from major studios, as well as a range of specialist TV channels,...

  • Fetch TV launches pay as you watch Smart TV app
    Televisions

    Fetch TV launches pay as you watch Smart TV app

    By 2 December 2011

    Fetch TV has announced an app for smart TVs, one currently live on Panasonic displays, the other coming to Samsung in Q1 2012.  The app builds on a lot of the content already offered by the two television manufacturers, granting access to things like...

  • Pocket-lint Awards 2011: Time is running out to cast your vote
    Gaming

    Pocket-lint Awards 2011: Time is running out to cast your vote

    By 25 November 2011

    It's the awards show that everybody is talking about. Apparently Angelina is going to be wearing Dior and Brad's tux is a Hugo Boss vintage number. Not Jolie or Pitt you understand - Angelina and Brad who work in the bookies near Pocket-lint Towers. They...

  • Best looking camera accessories: making your gadgets beautiful
    Cameras

    Best looking camera accessories: making your gadgets beautiful

    By 15 November 2011

    From the flash bulbs of the catwalk, to the pavement or the beach, cameras are strangely sexy. The people behind them, the people in front of them, there is an undeniable allure to photography. It's about capturing the moment, it's about sharing, it's...

  • 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2011: Voting goes live
    Gaming

    8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2011: Voting goes live

    By 15 November 2011

    Voting for the 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards has now gone live, giving you the chance to say which gadgets you think should be crowned top for 2011. As you will see over on the voting page, each of the 10 categories has five products that have been...

  • 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2011: Nominations announced
    Online

    8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2011: Nominations announced

    By 14 November 2011

    Picking the best of the best is never an easy job, but after much deliberation and debate, the Pocket-lint team has whittled down and weeded out the best gadgets and tech from the past year. That means we now have a definitive shortlist for the Pocket-lint...

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 review

    By 8 November 2011

    The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 is the new flagship model in Panasonic’s FZ range of superzoom bridge cameras. It replaces the FZ100 and comes hot on the heels of the cheaper, but very similarly specified, FZ48. For £120 more than the latter we find...

  • Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A1 coming in 2012
    Tablets

    Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A1 coming in 2012

    By 8 November 2011

    The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-A1 may not have the charm of the Motorola Xoom 2, or the sveltey good looks of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, but one thing's for sure - it could kick both of its Android tablet rival's butts. And that's because the A1 is a rugged,...

  • Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61
    Online

    Win a Panasonic 5-blade wet/dry shaver ES-LV61

    By 7 November 2011

    When your team steps out on the pitch, performance is everything. As a fan you won’t settle for anything less than the best during a match, so why accept anything but the best performance from your shaver? So Pocket-lint has teamed up with Panasonic...

  • Panasonic Lumix 3D1 announced, we go hands-on
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix 3D1 announced, we go hands-on

    By 7 November 2011

    Panasonic has announced the launch of their first dedicated 3D compact camera. The DMC-3D1 will offer a two lens arrangement and arrives claiming to be the "world's smallest". Of course, it only really faces the Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 by way of competition. ...

  • Panasonic Lumix GX1 fuses high-end controls with compact design
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix GX1 fuses high-end controls with compact design

    By 7 November 2011

    The Panasonic Lumix GX1 is a new Micro Four Thirds compact system camera that offers photographers advanced features in a compact body design. The Lumix GX1's closest predecessor is the GF2, but the new camera draws in features from across the Lumix line....

  • First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1   review
    Cameras 0 out of 5

    First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 review

    By 7 November 2011

    The new Panasonic Lumix GX1 bridges the gap between the compact Lumix GF3 and the mini DSLR-alike G3 and GH3 models. As such, it sits on the more compact side of the Lumix G series range, but still offers a whole host of controls and features to appease...

  • Best Television 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders
    Televisions

    Best Television 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

    By 4 November 2011

    2011 was a blinding year for televisions, literally. Pocket-lint had the backs of its retinas burned by the uber bright LED screens that started filling our sitting rooms. So many Hz that eventually it began to. Keeping up with all the televisions released...

  • Panasonic Evolta Iron Robot completes Hawaii Triathlon
    Online

    Panasonic Evolta Iron Robot completes Hawaii Triathlon

    By 1 November 2011

    Yes, we know it was all a marketing stunt. And yes, technically three Panasonic Evolta robots took on the Hawaii Triathlon - but that doesn't mean we haven't been worried sick about the little guy (or guys, rather) since we first brought you news of his...

  • Best Digital Camera 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders
    Cameras

    Best Digital Camera 2011: 8th Pocket-lint Awards contenders

    By 31 October 2011

    November is nearly upon us which can mean only two things. And this isn’t an article about Bonfire Night. Yes, drop your fireworks and pick up your thinking caps, it’s time to start nominating for the 8th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards. If you want to...