DOTD: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 Camera Body Only $199 ($35 Off)

Today's deal of the day is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 16MP Camera Body for only $199 via Adorama's website. They usually sell this particular Lumix model for $243, but are running a temporary price drop of $35 with no rebate or coupon necessary. Previous Adorama buyers have left 6 reviews of the product with an average rating of 4.3/5 stars. In comparison, Amazon is offering the same DMC-GX1 camera body in black for $239.11 and 6 customer reviews have given the product an average rating of 5/5 stars.

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Notable specs for the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1:

  • 16 MP Live MOS sensor
  • 12800 Max ISO
  • Mirrorless design eliminates mirror box and optical viewfinder unit
  • 3-inch 3:2 460,000 LCD with 100% FOV
  • Dust reduction system
  • Capable of shooting 1080P video in MPEG-4/H.264 format

This micro four thirds camera is an excellent deal at the discounted price and would be an appropriate addition to any aspiring photographer's camera arsenal. It provides the lightweight design and portability of a point and shoot camera, but the capabilities and performance of a DSLR. Please keep in mind this deal is for the camera body only and does not include a lens therefore you'll need to buy one separately if you do not own a compatible lens already.