Garmin has presented a new Gadget that is the action camera with the VIRB 360, which can record the experience in 360 degrees. The model is to convince with a high 5.7K resolution, 3D audio and many other features.
It is subordinated to the action camera series VIRB , which is why it is predestined for an outdoor use of course. The housing of this Gadget, for example, up to 10 meters deep waterproof and also protected against falls.
With this wonderful Gadget VIRB 360, Garmin has presented an action camera with 360-degree optics. The Gadget will be available from next month at the price of 799 euros. Garmin is thus the market leader in this segment GoPro, the Fusion has announced a 360-degree camera, but interested customers must wait here until the end of the year.
The camera of this VIRB 360 Gadget records 360-degree video with up to 5.7K resolution and 30 frames per second. For video recording, four integrated microphones provide an all-encompassing surround sound. 360-degree photos can be recorded with the amazing Gadget with up to 15 megapixel resolution. The waterproof camera is equipped with an LCD screen and can also be operated by voice control.
Directly installed in the camera are a GPS receiver, barometer, accelerometer, gyroscope and compass, whose data can be embedded directly into the recorded videos. With external sensors and other devices, the camera can be connected via WLAN, Bluetooth, NFC and ANT +, for example by WLAN with an iOS device to edit or share the recorded video using the Garmin VIRB app. If this work is taken directly from the camera, still 4K at 30 fps is possible and photos can be shot with 15 megapixels.
Especially in video mode, the Gadget is to convince with special functions, including 3D audio. In order to enable a particularly good sound, four microphones were installed around the housing. In addition, the G-Metrix function allows the display of interesting data (speed, altitude, …) and a time-lapse feature is also available in this amazing Gadget.
This fantabulous Gadget Garmin VIRB 360, which finally supports numerous radio standards with NFC, Bluetooth, Wlan and ANT +, can already be pre-ordered in the US at the price of 799.99 US dollars and will probably be released soon.
VIRB 360 at a glance
360-degree video recording with up to 5.7K / 30fps and up to 4K with automatic stitching in real-time during recording
360-degree sound recording via four integrated microphones
360-degree photos with up to 15 MP can be taken by this amazing Gadget.
Automatic, spherical image stabilization with one click, in 3 different modes up to 4K / 30fps
Free VIRB Edit software and VIRBMobile app for viewing, editing and direct sharing of recordings
Easy operation with one-touch function and voice control
G-Metrix Data via GPS, barometer, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass and additional optional sensors via ANT + interface
LCD display, which is easy to read even in the sun
Waterproof up to 10m
Integrated WLAN for data transfer and live streaming via YouTube and Facebook (with compatible iOS devices)
Connectivity: WLAN, Bluetooth, NFC, ANT +