The upcoming Panasonic Lumix S1 and S1R will be officially announced Tomorrow, January 31st, 2019. Above is the official launch teaser. We finally see full specs, price, release date, pre-order options tomorrow.
The upcoming Panasonic Lumix S1 and S1R and S L-mount lenses will be officially announced next week, we will finally see the full features & specs & price & pre-order options and release date on that day. Panasonic may also announce more details about the S Line lens roadmap. Here are all specs for Panasonic S1 & S1R & S lenses we are known so far:
Update: According to leaked images, it has f/4 aperture.
Panasonic S1 and S 70-200mm L-mount Lens was displayed at SWPP show at the Novotel West London in Hammersmith, London – which runs until Saturday. From the image above, we can clearly see that Panasonic S 70-200mm L-mount lens has a 77mm front filter thread, and the closest focusing distance of the lens is 0.92m (3.02 ft). All these specs we are sure now this lens will have constant f/2.8 aperture, it will be a Panasonic S 70-200mm f/2.8 L-mount Lens.
A reader just told us something about next announcement for Panasonic S1 and S1R full frame mirrorless cameras. We already know that Panasonic has officially announced the S1 & S1R will be released in late March, 2019. So when will Panasonic announce the price and pre-order info about S1 & S1R ? This source told us there will be a major press event at the end of this month, around January 30th, 2019. Panasonic will announce the full specs, US price, pre-order options, and detail release date for S1 & S1R.
At CES 2019, Panasonic has announced new features (HLG photo mode and multi-shot high-resolution mode) for upcoming Panasonic S1 and S1R, and also announced release date for late March release. Here are some videos of Panasonic S1 & S1R at CES 2019.