Panasonic announced new firmware for its AVCCAM handheld camera recorder AG-AC160 will be available in 2012. The new firmware will allow AG-AC160 to record in Full HD Progressive formats complying with AVCHD progressive standard.
When new firmware is installed on AG-AC160, it can capture and record onto SD memory cards (SDXC/SDHC/SD) in full HD progressive 1080/59.94p or 1080/50p format complying with AVCHD progressive standard. LPCM audio recording is also available while its format is AVCHD progressive.
New firmware available on the Panasonic web site Service and Support. Customers can update AG-AC160 firmware with an SD memory card.