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Panasonic announces the AG-HPX600 P2 HD a new light shoulder mounted camera

Panasonic unveiled the AG-HPX600, a new P2 HD camcorder with 10-bit, 4:2:2 AVC-Intra recording and the lowest weight of a shoulder-mount unit. Weighing less than 7 pounds and using low power, the HPX600 incorporates a newly-developed 2[...]
Panasonic announces the AG-HPX600 P2 HD a new light shoulder mounted camera
Panasonic announces the AG-HPX600 P2 HD a new light shoulder mounted cameraPanasonic announces the AG-HPX600 P2 HD a new light shoulder mounted camera

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Panasonic finally reveals the truth behind P2 Cards by announcing P2 SD Cards or MicroP2 Cards

P2 Cards has been one of the best experiences I had in my, short, life of pseudo video cameraman/maker. And despite its “PCMCIA” like shape, Panasonic engineers told me a long time ago that this P2 Cards where in fact nothing but four [...]
Panasonic finally reveals the truth behind P2 Cards by announcing P2 SD Cards or MicroP2 Cards

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Panasonic announces the AG-HPX255 at NAB

Panasonic today announced an upgrade to its famous P2 HD AG-HP250 with the AG-HPX255. The AG-HPX255, is being introduced that will offer compatibility with Panasonic’s AG-EC4 Paint Box remote control. The EC4 extension control unit has[...]
Panasonic announces the AG-HPX255 at NAB
Panasonic announces the AG-HPX255 at NAB

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Panasonic Introduces two new Camcorder at NAB and will even send one to Space!

NAB 2011 Just kicked-off and Panasonic is the first to announce its new toys with AG-3DP1 3D P2 HD Shoulder-Mount (Picture Above) a new 3D twin-lens P2 HD shoulder-mount camcorder with 10-bit, 4:2:2 independent-frame, full 1920 x 1080 [...]
Panasonic Introduces two new Camcorder at NAB and will even send one to Space!
Panasonic Introduces two new Camcorder at NAB and will even send one to Space!Panasonic Introduces two new Camcorder at NAB and will even send one to Space!

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Panasonic to Start Development of New Professional 3D Production System

The NAB 2009 kicked-off in Las Vegas this week end, and already manufacturers are announcing their latest cool cameras (pro video camera) like this interesting 3D camera from Panasonic based on the P2 HPX170… (We use another P2 camcord[...]
Panasonic to Start Development of New Professional 3D Production System
Panasonic to Start Development of New Professional 3D Production System

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Maxell Officially Announces Their P2 Card!

When it comes to shooting video in HD, Panasonic’s P2 Technology combined with the DVCPRO HD Codec is by far our favorite combo here at Akihabara News, NihonCar.com and ManualGear.com. Unfortunately P2 cards (SDHC cards in a PCMC[...]
Maxell Officially Announces Their P2 Card!

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How to Break an HD Camera Setting with a LP560-4 Gallardo – CRASH BABY

Hi folks, Akihabara News is pretty quiet during the week-end, but for once I’d like to share a funny video David and myself shot a couple of weeks ago for our luxury car website, ManualGear.com… It wasn’t the first ti[...]
How to Break an HD Camera Setting with a LP560-4 Gallardo – CRASH BABY

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Seo Tai-Ji is Back with Samsung!

Last year Samsung sold a special edition of its P2 DAP to celebrate the 15th anniversary of a song by Seo Tai-Ji (a Korean super rock star). At that time, here at Akiba, we introduced this version with some pictures of the “Seo T[...]
Seo Tai-Ji is Back with Samsung!

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Samsung Launches EmoDio.com

If you have a Samsung YP-P2 DAP, here’s some news that should make you happy… the launch of EmoDio.com (Emo for Emotional and Dio for Studio). Indeed, you’ll find there everything you need for your P2 and much more: f[...]
Samsung Launches EmoDio.com

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Samsung Provides DMB to Its P2

Korea’s Samsung announced the availability of the DMB P2 version. As a reminder, the P2 is the latest DAP / PMP from Samsung featuring a 3″ touchscreen, Bluetooth, FM radio … and now DMB (Mobile TV). You’ll can [...]
Samsung Provides DMB to Its P2

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HVX205A: Finally an Update to our Beloved HVX!

At the NAB Panasonic revealed the AG-HVX205A, an upgraded version of our beloved HVX-200. So what”s new pussy cat? We can finally record video in 1080p60, instead of the 1080p30 available on our HVX200, as well as a newly developed 1/3[...]
HVX205A:  Finally an Update to our Beloved HVX!
HVX205A:  Finally an Update to our Beloved HVX!

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Another 64GB P2 Card? This Time from Panasonic

Last week Fujifilm unveiled a 64GB P2 card… Today it’s Panasonic’s turn to unveil their own 64GB P2 card. More info below in the Official Press Release. Quickly outpacing the storage capacity of tape and disc-based sy[...]
Another 64GB P2 Card?  This Time from Panasonic

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Panasonic Announces the New HPX-170 P2 Video Camera

It was at the NAB that Panasonic surprised us with another compact P2 based video camera, the HPX-170. Apparently this is not what many expected as an HVX replacement, this camera is less impressive and we fear that many of qualities o[...]
Panasonic Announces the New HPX-170 P2 Video Camera
Panasonic Announces the New HPX-170 P2 Video CameraPanasonic Announces the New HPX-170 P2 Video CameraPanasonic Announces the New HPX-170 P2 Video Camera

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Fujifilm Jumps into the P2 World (HD Video Recording)

As you may know, we at AkihabaraNews, NihonCar and ManualGear are using P2 based video cameras, Panasonic technology. P2 video cameras are among the best compacts and offer great video quality (up to 100Mbps instead of 27Mbps on MiniDV[...]
Fujifilm Jumps into the P2 World (HD Video Recording)
Fujifilm Jumps into the P2 World (HD Video Recording)

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Samsung puts the Seo Taiji P2 on sale!

Time for you to learn a bit of Korean culture! Seo Taiji is the biggest rockstar that you can find in this country, and to celebrate his 15th album, Samsung will offer a unique version of the P2 Digital Audio Player with a signature on[...]
Samsung puts the Seo Taiji P2 on sale!

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CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!

I know, I know this is starting to be boring, but hey ! This is not our fault if most of the goodies that were shown at the CEATEC have been featured on Akihabara News some times ago… Anyway it was interested to see a CUT of a PDP, scr[...]
CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!
CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!CEATEC 07 – Panasonic booth, guess, what… nothing new? Almost, 6 new Blu-Ray recorders!

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32GB for the Panasonic P2

As you may know we (AkihabaraNews, NihonCar, ManualGear.com) use the excellent P2 HD cameras made by Panasonic so this is a piece of news that we had been anticipating for long! More storage! Finally!! The P2 cards are now available in[...]
32GB for the Panasonic P2

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New XDCAM EX by SONY

The National Association of Broadcasters (held in the USA) was the perfect opportunity for SONY to announce their new product, the XDCAM EX coming with a new Express Card format called SxS offering a transfer rate of 800MBps for MPEG2H[...]
New XDCAM EX by SONY

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