The Lumix CM1 was announced middle of last September 2014 by Panasonic during Photokina, that left many wanting to know more about this camera that is somewhat similar to the Samsung Galaxy Camera.
What is striking is that Panasonic has confirmed at this years MWC that the Lumix CM1 will be accompanied by Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and a price of 899 euros. Fortunately, during the event we were able to see the Lumix sufficiently.
Panasonic Lumix CM1: specifications
Panasonic has decided to bet big as the Lumix CM1 has features that place it at the same height as other high-end compact camera like the Nikon 1 or Sony RX100. This camera is equipped with a one inch sensor, 20 megapixel resolution and a Leica lens that allows an opening F/2.8 with a focal length of 28 mm and is capable of recording video in 4K, ie four times higher quality than HD. It also has manual controls for focus and some updated semi-professional compact camera settings such as aperture, shutter speed, sensitivity and white balance.
For the rest of the specifications, the CM1 has a 4.7 inch 1080p screen with a Snapdragon SoC 801 quad-core 2.3GHz processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory and a microSD slot to expand capacity up to 128GB.
It also features Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system and has a 2,600mAh battery.
- Sensitivity 125-12800 ISO
- 1.07 megapixel front camera
- 68 x 21.1 x 135.4 mm
- 204 g (with SIM and micro-SD)
- 899 euros