Panasonic’s LUMIX FZ-1000 II may be a great option for those who don’t want to pay tons of money to shoot 4K. The camera cost just $899.
The FZ-1000 II is an upgrade to the FZ-1000, which was released five years ago in 2014. It has a 1-inch, 20.1-megapixel “high-sensitivity” CMOS sensor and 16x 25-400 mm f/2.8 – 4.0 (35 mm equivalent) Leica zoom lens. Plus, it’s sporting a 3-inch touchscreen. That’s great news for
The camera can shoot 4K video at 30 fps. It also
The FZ-1000 II has a 2.36 million dot EVF, dual-control wheels and five-axis hybrid optical stabilization. Also, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for mobile device transfers are supported.
- 20.1MP 1” High Sensitivity MOS Sensor
- Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 16x Zoom Lens
- 25-400mm f/2.8-4 (35 mm Equivalent)
- 2.36m-Dot OLED Live View Finder
- 3.0” 1.24m-Dot Free-Angle LCD Monitor
- UHD 4K 30 fps and Full HD 1080p Video
- HYBRID O.I.S. 5-Axis Image Stabilization
- ISO 125 – 12800
- 4K Photo Mode and Sequence Composition
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Connectivity
Pricing and availability
The FZ-1000 II will come out March 2019 for $899.