You can now pre-order the new Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50 digital camera in the US via B&H Photo. This compact point-and-shoot camera retails for $397.99 and will be released on April 28th.
Available in two different color options: black and silver, this travel-friendly camera sports a 12.1MP 1/2.3″ High Sensitivity MOS sensor, a powerful Leica DC Vario-Elmar 30x optical zoom lens (24-720mm), a large 3.0-inch 1,040k-dot LCD screen, a 0.2″ 1,166k-dot electronic viewfinder, an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, a micro-HDMI output port and built-in WiFi 802.11 b/g/n connectivity.
Powered by Panasonic’s Venus Engine image processor, the Lumix DMC-ZS50 can record 1080p@60fps Full HD video in AVCHD Progressive format or high-speed 720p@120fps HD video. [Product Page]