Panasonic's first MFT camera with phase detect autofocus coming soon?

Panasonic G7
(Image credit: Panasonic)

Are we going to see new Panasonic Micro Four Thirds cameras with phase detect autofocus coming soon?

Micro Four Thirds (MFT) cameras are a favorite of travel and street photographers due to being light and compact, making them easy to carry and discreet for snapping. A rumor monger from Weibo, CameraBeta clearly agrees, and in a recent post (shared by 43 Rumors) it claimed that Panasonic might revive 2015's Panasonic G7 with a new G7 II model. 

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Gareth Bevan
Reviews Editor

Gareth is a photographer based in London, working as a freelance photographer and videographer for the past several years, having the privilege to shoot for some household names. With work focusing on fashion, portrait and lifestyle content creation, he has developed a range of skills covering everything from editorial shoots to social media videos. Outside of work, he has a personal passion for travel and nature photography, with a devotion to sustainability and environmental causes.