Panasonic Lumix DMC-FH27 Preview

Panasonic has unveiled several new FH-series models for 2011, including the DMC-FH27 and DMC-FH25. Both of which offer 16-megapixel image sensors, wide 28mm (equivalent) LEICA DC 8x optical zoom lenses, MEGA OIS stabilization systems, Venus Engine VI image processors, and 720p HD video recording.

Setting the DMC-FH27 apart from its siblings is a 3.0-inch touchsceen LCD, which offers Touch AF, Touch Zoom, Touch Shutter and Intelligent Scene Selector with a simple touch of the LCD screen.

Panasonic LUMIX FH27 features include:

  • Compact and stylish body with metal accents
  • 16.1-megapixels
  • 1280 x 720p HD video recording
  • 3.0-inch touchscreen, Intelligent LCD
  • 28mm wide 8x Optical Zoom
  • MEGA OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
  • Intelligent ISO Control
  • Face Detection
  • Intelligent Scene Selector (Macro, Portrait, Scenery, Night Portrait, Night Scenery and Sunset)
  • Scene Modes (28 variations to choose from)
  • 70MB built-in memory
Panasonic's LUMIC DCM-FH27 will be available in silver, black, and red. Pricing and availability for the Panasonic LUMIX FH27 will be announced 30 days prior to shipping date.

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