Panasonic announced a new compact camera in LUMIX family, DMC-FX77 which also called DMC-FX78. The camera is coming with a new Smart Touch operation on the large 3.5-inch 16:9 aspect LCD, and a new f/2.5 24mm ultra-wide angle LEICA Dc VARIO-SUMMARIT lens with 5x optical zoom. Coupled with iA Mode with Motion Deblur Mode, the gadget can record a high quality pictures even in low-lit situation.
Like LUMIX DMC-FT3, the LUMIX DMC-FX77 also features a 12.1-megapixel Hi-Speed CCD sensor, 3D Photo mode, and LUMIX Image Uploader. Hence, you can easily upload the recording to your social networks such Facebook, Twitter, and watch it on your Sony new F series 3D laptop as well.
Compacted in 99.7 x 55.2 x 20.6 mm with 126g weight, Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FX77 compact camera is expected to hit market in March 2011 in black, gold and white models. Unfortunately, there is no information about its pricing. Surely it’s cheaper than DMC-FT3. [Dandy Gadget Source]