in a few weeks there are no officially synonymous Sanyo products anymore. Panasonic wants to ensure the well-some percent of market share and expand the Sanyo Marktfüherschaft. Logically similar to the Sanyo model then comes onto the market.
Is clear, Panasonic, Sony, Canon, JVC and Samsung - the 5 big players. How long withstand JVC and Sony in the video cameras the tough competition, will see.