Panasonic Broadcastâ€™s HD, solid-state memory AG-HVX200 hand-held camcorder received a bronze in the 2006 Industrial Design Excellence Award (IDEA) competition for the best designed product in the business and industry. The IDEAs are co-sponsored by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) and BusinessWeek magazine.
The DVCPRO HD P2 camcorder was recognized for its compact, portable design; multiple HD and SD formats; and workflow-enhancing P2 technology.
The HVX200 was among six Panasonic products honored with an IDEA. Panasonic received more IDEAs than any other corporation or design firm in this yearâ€™s competition. The awards are featured in the July 10 issue of BusinessWeek and online at www.businessweek.com.