Latest Panasonic phone news

Panasonic Lumix CM1 packs a 1-inch camera sensor, is also a phone

Panasonic Lumix CM1 packs a 1-inch camera sensor, is also a phone

By Chris Hall

Panasonic today took to the stage at Photokina 2014 and surprised many by introducing a new smartphone, the Lumix CM1.Be careful not to confuse your Lumix with your Lumia here, as Panasonic has put a 1-inch sensor into this phone. That's the sort of size... Read more

Panasonic's rugged 5-inch smartphone for US construction companies to unveil at MWC?

Panasonic's rugged 5-inch smartphone for US construction companies to unveil at MWC?

By Elyse Betters

Although it quit consumer smartphones last autumn, Panasonic is reportedly poised to tackle the mobile market again by introducing a new, rugged smartphone meant for businesses like construction companies.Panasonic announced last September that it would... Read more

Panasonic officially ditches consumer smartphone business

Panasonic officially ditches consumer smartphone business

By Rik Henderson

Panasonic has officially withdrawn from the consumer smartphone market in Japan and the rest of the world. It will instead focus on key areas where the consumer technology giant has a stronger presence and will develop business phones that will be more... Read more

Panasonic Eluga Power: Its second Android smartphone

Panasonic Eluga Power: Its second Android smartphone

By Stuart Miles

Panasonic has announced a second, more premium, smartphone at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Monday.The Panasonic Eluga Power will feature a 5-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 1280 x 720, a dual-core Qualcomm S4 1.5GHz processor and run Android... Read more

Panasonic to launch another new Android handset at MWC... tablet to follow

Panasonic to launch another new Android handset at MWC... tablet to follow

By Hunter Skipworth

Panasonic is to announce another new mobile phone, after yesterday’s Eluga launch, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week. The handset, which sources tell us will be even more premium than the Eluga, will feature a bigger screen and front-facing... Read more

Panasonic smartphone coming to Europe this spring

Panasonic smartphone coming to Europe this spring

By Hunter Skipworth

Panasonic is set to announce a new smartphone for the European market. The Japanese electronics manufacturer laid out plans to extend its mobile phone business to Europe last year, but we have now had official confirmation of the first device. The company... Read more

Panasonic Lumix Wi-Fi prototype gives control to your smartphone

Panasonic Lumix Wi-Fi prototype gives control to your smartphone

By Stuart Miles

Like Panasonic's helmet camera, this Lumix snapper also allows you to beam images straight from cam to smartphone. There have been a lot of devices shown at CES this year that will send images from device to phone, the GoPro BacPac and the new Sony Bloggie... Read more

Panasonic 4.3-inch OLED smartphone coming to Europe

Panasonic 4.3-inch OLED smartphone coming to Europe

By Paul Lamkin

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... Read more

Panasonic Lumix Phone: First pics emerge

Panasonic Lumix Phone: First pics emerge

By Paul Lamkin

Panasonic has its fingers in all of the tech pies at the moment it seems.Fresh from the unveiling of its Jungle gaming handheld the Japanese electronics giant has finally let its Lumix smartphone see the light of day, following speculation of its existence... Read more

Panasonic to bring Lumix brand to smartphone arena

Panasonic to bring Lumix brand to smartphone arena

By Paul Lamkin

Now, you're probably familiar with Panasonic's Lumix brand - after all, the Japanese electronics powerhouse has been knocking out Lumix cameras for years now.But a Panasonic Lumix camera would be a new beast entirely - but that's exactly what we're looking... Read more

Panasonic launches rugged KX-TG6481ET

Panasonic launches rugged KX-TG6481ET

By Duncan Geere

Panasonic has launched its KX-TG6481ET landline phone, an addition to its DECT range of cordless home phones that has "rugged" capabilities. Why would you need a rugged landline phone? If you have an aggressive toddler, perhaps, or if you do a lot of... Read more

SDXC memory cards announced

SDXC memory cards announced

By Amy-Mae Elliott

The SD Card Association has announced the next generation SD Memory Card, called "SDXC". SDXC stands for "SD eXtended Capacity" and is a new standard for storing data of over 32GB and up to 2 terabytes. The standard will be the official specification... Read more

Panasonic to put plasma displays in phones - UPDATED

Panasonic to put plasma displays in phones - UPDATED

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Panasonic has revealed plans to incorporate newly developed, miniature plasma displays in telephones, and other small consumer electronics products. The new low-voltage plasma technology will be used as plasma video displays for mobile phones to use with... Read more

Panasonic announces new Wi-Fi Skype phone, the KX-WP1050

Panasonic announces new Wi-Fi Skype phone, the KX-WP1050

By Amber Maitland

Panasonic has announced availability and details of its latest VoIP wireless phone, the snappily-named KX-WP1050. The phone's Skype certification means that users can easily access their Skype accounts and take advantage of free Skype-to-Skype calls,... Read more

Panasonic Mobile launches the VS6 mobile phone

Panasonic Mobile launches the VS6 mobile phone

By Stuart Miles

Panasonic has announced today the launch of the Panasonic VS6. The two megapixel camera phone has a 16 million colour display as well as the ability to take 15 shots in quick succession. The VS6 includes the Bluetooth for transferring images to a printer... Read more

Panasonic launch VS2 mobile phone

Panasonic launch VS2 mobile phone

By Stuart Miles

Panasonic has gone for colour with the launch of its latest mobile phone - the VS2. The new model will feature a 2.2 inch QVGA TFT display with 16 million colours. Not wanting you to miss any of those colours, Panasonic has made sure the display will... Read more

Panasonic launches nine handsets at 3GSM including the X800 and VS3 at 3GSM

Panasonic launches nine handsets at 3GSM including the X800 and VS3 at 3GSM

By Stuart Miles

It being the start of 3 GSM today, Panasonic’s Mobile division has launched a stack of phones today. Nine phones in total ranging across a broad spectrum. Highlights include its first 2 megapixel camera phone, and the X800 smartphone. The VS series... Read more

Panasonic launches BHX70 Bluetooth headset

Panasonic launches BHX70 Bluetooth headset

By Stuart Miles

Panasonic has announced a new Bluetooth headset designed to complement the X70 however it will be compatible with any device that supports Bluetooth wireless technology. Following in the same footsteps as the phone, the BHX70 is also customisable with... Read more

Panasonic launch the G51M

Panasonic launch the G51M

By Stuart Miles

Panasonic has introduced the G51M mobile phone to the UK market. The small entry level phone features tri-band connectivity, 4,096 colour display, two built in games and polyphonic ring tones. The G51M comes in a brushed silver finish and supports Enhanced... Read more