Panasonic S1H

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Note: Panasonic hasn't released all specs about this camera yet. You'll see some question marks in the following.

The S1H is Panasonic's weather-sealed, cinema-oriented, full-frame mirrorless camera using the L mount. Note the video record button on the front of the camera (in red).

  • Sensor: 24mp CMOS sensor, 36x24mm (full frame), Bayer color filtration with no AA filter?
  • ISP: Venus Engine
  • Mount: L mount
  • Image Size/Type: 6000x4000 pixel JPEG, 14-bit RAW
  • File Size: 24mp JPEG Large Fine ?, 24mp RAW RW2 ?MB
  • Continuous Shooting: 9? fps max w/o tracking, 6? fps in AF-C, 4K (8MB) photo at 60 fps, 6K photo at 30 fps
  • Buffer: ? frame JPEG, ? frame max raw buffer
  • Aspect ratio support: 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 65:24, 2:1
  • Internal Video:  6K/24P (3:2 aspect ratio or 4:3 anamorphic), 5.9K/30P (16:9 aspect ratio), 2160P/60/50/30/25/24 (max 150 Mbps; slight 1.09x crop, downsampled from 5.9K, 10-bit 4:2:2 internal recording); APS-C and 2x crops available with full readout), 1080P60/50/30/25/24 max 28Mbps (180 fps mode available with no sound), H.264 in MP4 format, 8-bit 4:2:0 recorded internally, with AAC or PCM stereo sound, V-Log and V-Gamut to match Varicam; no recording time limit
  • External Video: 10-bit 4:2:2 4K 60P output on HDMI port 
  • Shutter: mechanical 30 sec to 1/8,000 sec (tested to 400k cycles), electronic shutter 60 sec to 1/16,000 sec, bulb, 50ms release lag time
  • Exposure: matrix, center-weighted, spot metering, highlight-weighted, -5 to +5EV exposure compensation, 5 white balance settings (plus Auto, Custom), ISO 100-25600 (+50, 52100, AutoISO)
  • Focus: 225 point DFD detect, single area, multi-area, eye tracking, manual focus override, -6 to 18 EV focusing, 100% vertical, 80% horizontal focus coverage, human/cat/dog/bird detection
  • Rear Display: 3.2” 2.1m dot articulating touch-screen LCD
  • Viewfinder: OLED EVF (5.76m dot, 0.7x to 0.78x magnification, 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, 60/120 fps refresh)
  • Flash:  hot shoe, 1/320 flash sync; PC sync connector
  • Remote: DMW-RS2, operation via smartphone
  • Other Notable Features: Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac or b/g/n, HDR, USB 3.1 Gen 1 connectivity, HDMI type A connector (lockable), mic and headphone jacks, optional DMW-XLR1 for XLR mics, optional DMW-BGGS1 battery grip, illuminated rear buttons
  • Cards: One XQD, one SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-II)
  • Battery: DMW-BLJ31 (360-380 shots CIPA, finder w/o power saving), USB charging
  • Size: ? x ? x 3.8” (? x ? x 96.7mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: ? ounces (?g, including battery/card)
  • Colors: Black
  • Price: US$3999 body only
  • Announced: May 31, 2019 (not available until fall 2019)
  • Current Firmware: version 1.0

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