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  • Panasonic GX1 pictured ahead of launch
    Cameras

    Panasonic GX1 pictured ahead of launch

    By 31 October 2011

    The rumour mill just got real. What was once a careless whisper now looks to be a genuine product. Yes camera fans, we're talking the about the forthcoming Panasonic GX1 which has just been pictured for the first time. If this is your first acquaintance...

  • Panasonic GX1 coming 28 October?
    Cameras

    Panasonic GX1 coming 28 October?

    By 25 October 2011

    Panasonic may not be being as care-free as Sony was with its big camera leaks but, despite a lack of images, we've still got plenty of juicy gossip on the forthcoming Panasonic GX1. The big murmur is that the new Micro Four Thirds camera will be announced...

  • Panasonic car demos the dashboard of tomorrow
    Cars

    Panasonic car demos the dashboard of tomorrow

    By 5 October 2011

    Panasonic used its CEATEC keynote, much as it did with its IFA eqivelent, to highlight its growing commitment to green technology. It gave the Tokyo audience an overview of its Eco Navi, SEG and smart EV solutions and the message was clear; it's heavily...

  • Iron Robot: Panasonic Evolta to tackle triathlon
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    Iron Robot: Panasonic Evolta to tackle triathlon

    By 16 September 2011

    How far will Panasonic go to show off the power of its Evolta batteries? Just over 140 miles it seems. That's the distance that the Evolta robot will have covered if it completes its latest "World Challenge" - the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon. The challenge...

  • Panasonic Toughbook Android tablet pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    Panasonic Toughbook Android tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 14 September 2011

    Panasonic is expanding the Toughbook range to include a 10.1-inch Android tablet and we managed to spend some time with the new device at the launch at DSEi in London. The Panasonic Toughbook was labelled as FZ-A1 on the front, something that wasn’t...

  • Panasonic unveils Toughbook Android tablet and 3 new rugged laptops at DSEi
    Laptops

    Panasonic unveils Toughbook Android tablet and 3 new rugged laptops at DSEi

    By 13 September 2011

    Although it was first revealed back in June, Panasonic has finally officially launched its Toughbook Android tablet at the Defence and Security International (DSEi) exhibition in London. It has also announced upgrades to its Toughbook laptop range in...

  • Panasonic Lumix twin-lens 3D digital camera on show at IFA
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix twin-lens 3D digital camera on show at IFA

    By 31 August 2011

    There's nothing quite like showing off a nice concept, making people go "ooh" and "aah", in order to kick off a massive trade show - and that's exactly what Panasonic has done over in Berlin at IFA where it has detailed its first twin-lens 3D digital...

  • New Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX90 brings Wi-Fi to your shooting
    Cameras

    New Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX90 brings Wi-Fi to your shooting

    By 26 August 2011

    Panasonic has released the DMC-FX90, a camera that allows users to skip out the computer-connected middle man and upload shots straight to things like Facebook and Flickr via the joys of built-in Wi-Fi. The really exciting thing about the DMC-FX90, however,...

  • Lumix G X lenses bring power to Micro Four Thirds
    Cameras

    Lumix G X lenses bring power to Micro Four Thirds

    By 26 August 2011

    Panasonic has pulled the covers off a new premium line of lenses for its Lumix G series cameras: the X lenses. The new high-end lenses launch with two zoom models, a 14-42mm and 45-175mm. We don’t normally cover lenses here on Pocket-lint, but these...

  • Panasonic Star Wars Blu-ray deal announced
    Home Cinema

    Panasonic Star Wars Blu-ray deal announced

    By 12 August 2011

    If your sole intention of buying a Blu-ray player this summer was in preparation of what surely has to be the biggest Blu-ray release to date - Star Wars: The Complete saga - then Panasonic may have just the deal for you. The Japanese electronics giant...

  • Panasonic, Samsung and Sony triple team for universal 3D action
    Home Cinema

    Panasonic, Samsung and Sony triple team for universal 3D action

    By 8 August 2011

    3D purists get ready to punch the air with delight, 3D early adopters get ready to punch the dog in frustration*...Panasonic, Samsung and Sony have teamed up with Xpand to create the "Full HD 3D Glasses Initiative" which will see a set of standards brought...

  • Best compact travel cameras
    Cameras

    Best compact travel cameras

    By 26 July 2011

    We're now well into the holiday season and if you're lucky then you'll be off to sunnier climes for a much-needed vacation. This is the perfect to time to invest in a new snapper to capture all your holiday memories, but with so many options available,...

  • Panasonic powers up the Lumix DMC-LS5 with AA batteries
    Cameras

    Panasonic powers up the Lumix DMC-LS5 with AA batteries

    By 21 July 2011

    Not interested in making the move to a bridge camera, so have no interest in Panasonic's Lumix FZ48 that was just announced? Looking instead for a cheap compact camera that you can chuck in your bag? Maybe the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5 is more what you're...

  • Panasonic zooms in the Lumix DMC-FZ48
    Cameras

    Panasonic zooms in the Lumix DMC-FZ48

    By 21 July 2011

    Panasonic has announced its latest bridge camera, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ48 - the update to last year's FZ45. On the surface, not much has changed bar the odd positional change - the autofocus assistance light has switched sides for example - but it's...

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 review

    By 20 July 2011

    As regards to truly compact, compact system cameras, Olympus may have got there first with its E-P1 in late-2009, but Panasonic’s Lumix DMC-GF1 wasn’t far behind, stealing some of its Micro Four Thirds system co-developer’s thunder by including...

  • Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on
    Online

    Panasonic ES-RF41 4-blade Wet and Dry shaver hands-on

    By 18 July 2011

    Currently there seems to be an ever-growing trend to persuade men that they need to spend more time, and indeed hard cash, grooming themselves. Now more than ever men are being exposed to the same marketing that women have had to endure - it is now common...

  • Best touchscreen compact cameras
    Cameras

    Best touchscreen compact cameras

    By 12 July 2011

    The holiday season is here and if you're off somewhere exotic, then this is the perfect time to make sure that you've got a camera that's up to the task. Compacts are ideal for taking away with you as they weigh less in your luggage than a hefty SLR...

  • Panasonic TX-P42VT30 review
    Televisions 4.5 out of 5

    Panasonic TX-P42VT30 review

    By 5 July 2011

    Ever since Pioneer pulled the plug on its highly-rated Kuro line of plasma screens, enthusiasts have been looking for a new hero brand to fill the void. Panasonic has always been the favoured candidate, not only because it has consistently enjoyed critical...

  • Panasonic 2012 Olympics cameras and camcorders hands-on
    Audio

    Panasonic 2012 Olympics cameras and camcorders hands-on

    By 1 July 2011

    Panasonic has unveiled a range of Olympics-branded products for the 2012 games in London and we were able to get our hands on some of them for a sneak preview. The new product lineup is set to include cameras, camcorders, headphones and SD cards and will...

  • Best waterproof cameras
    Cameras

    Best waterproof cameras

    By 28 June 2011

    Most people take a camera on summer hols with them, but how many of them end up giving their snapper an accidental dunking in the hotel swimming pool? Quite a few, we'd wager. Sun, sand and surf is all very well, but it's even better if you can take your...

  • Android Panasonic Toughbook tablet on the way
    Laptops

    Android Panasonic Toughbook tablet on the way

    By 17 June 2011

    Panasonic has been turning out its Toughbook laptops for some time now to those that need something a little more study. The almost invincible range of computers are famed for their reliability and battery life. Weight and size however has always been...

  • Panasonic unveils LUMIX GF3 camera
    Cameras

    Panasonic unveils LUMIX GF3 camera

    By 13 June 2011

    Hot on the heels of the LUMIX GF2 launching just over six months ago, Panasonic has introduced its smallest and lightest interchangable lens camera system yet - the LUMIX GF3. The company has also added the Leica-branded DG Summilux f1.4 fixed lens to...

  • First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    First Look: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3 review

    By 13 June 2011

    Panasonic has unveiled its smallest and lightest interchangable lens system camera in the form of the Lumix GF3 and we were invited along for a sneak preview. The brand's existing Micro Four Thirds camera - the GF2 -  was only introduced just over 6...

  • Panasonic films Elbow tour in 3D
    Online

    Panasonic films Elbow tour in 3D

    By 9 June 2011

    Elbow is set to move into the third dimension with their latest tour which has been filmed by cutting edge Panasonic 3D cameras. Dress rehearsals and behind the scenes footage of the tour, in support of their 'build a rocket boys!' album is to be broadcast...

  • Panasonic TX-L37DT30   review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Panasonic TX-L37DT30 review

    By 9 June 2011

    During 2010 Panasonic quickly made a name for itself - and plasma technology in general - with a string of high-end 3DTVs that supplied stunning depth and comfortable viewing. That’s not what happened on the LCD/LED side of the market, where quality...