The LX5 goes from strength-to-strength as one of the best compacts for serious use (remote operation with Eye-Fi cards, quick movie capture etc).
Panasonic updates firmware of DMC-LX5 to enhance its performance with a significant upgrades and improvements
A new firmware will be released for the LUMIX premium compact digital camera DMC-LX5. The firmware version 2.0 improves the camera’s performance and upgrades various functions while enhancing the usability.
Some of these improvements include:
The redesigned algorithm makes it possible to speed up the AF time by reducing it by approx. 23% at the wide-end, which is the fastest level of speed in class. The High ISO NR (Noise Reduction) mode is newly added to offer noise reduction specifically to the images shot at high ISO 1600/3200 sensitivity. The performance of auto white balance adjustment is improved in low light situations.