Garmin VIRB Elite HD Action Camera with Wi-Fi and GPS
Garmin VIRB Elite is the all-new sleek, rugged and easy to use high performance, true-HD action camera that lets you capture all your epic adventures, share them with other others and re-live them at any time. With its compact, durable and IPX7 waterproof design, this camera can withstand drops, hard knocks, bumps in the road or whatever else you decide to throw its way. With the Virb Elite, not only do you get a high definition action camera with 1080p, you also get Wi-Fi connectivity, a high-sensitivity GPS, accelerometer, and an altimeter so you can include the data that matters most to you.
Setup, preview, and playback recordings on Virb Elite’s high resolution 1.4” Chroma LCD Reflective color display that provides easy viewing in bright light conditions. The screen is always on making it a cinch to adjust menu settings with the simple to use interface. Choose between preset recording profiles such as Ski Mode to record what is important to you, like the downhill ski run, not waiting in the lift line! The Virb Elite records video in 1080p@30fps, 960@48fps, 720p@30/60fps or 848 x 480@120fps allowing you to adjust the resolution and filming speed to create a dramatic slow motion recording. Or capture sharp, high definition photography with the 16 megapixel photo capture LDC plus WideVu lens. The 16 megapixel CMOS sensor ensures you get the absolute highest quality video and still photography while the Digital Stabilization and Lens Distortion Correction features deliver a consistently crisper, smoother and undistorted video every time, even before you begin editing. You don’t have to stop recording to shoot pictures. With just the touch of a button you can capture 16 megapixel, 12 megapixel or 8 megapixel pictures with just a single shot. And with Virb Elite’s long-lasting 2000 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery, with up to 3 hours of recording time, you will never miss capturing those blockbuster moments again. The Garmin Virb supports a MicroSD card up to 64GB (not included) and a USB cable is included with an optional HDMI/USB adapter available. To edit your Videos use Garmin's free VIRB Edit software. Simply plug in your Garmin VIRB through a USB cable to your PC with the software open and VIRB Edit will ask if you want to download videos. With VIRB Edit you can cut, trim, slow motion, speed up and connect clips to make your own professional looking movies. And add your own music or listen to the sounds the camera captureed. It is all your decision.
The Garmin VIRB Elite was designed with ease of use in mind. Simply slide and click the oversized slider switch on the side of the camera to record, even if you’re wearing gloves! With its small and sleek design the Virb integrates seamlessly into your active lifestyle. For added convenience you can even start and stop recording wirelessly through your smartphone, computer, or compatible Garmin device with the Wi-Fi connectivity. Peering out of a plane you are about to skydive from have your heart racing? Capture this in your video. With Virb Elite’s ANT+ wireless connectivity you can pair with Garmin external sensors to capture and reveal heart rate in your video as well as temperature, speed and cadence. With Virb Edit, a free downloadable desktop editing software, you can take full advantage of these external and built-in sensor capabilities to create a personalized dashboard and easily upload it to your favorite share sites.
Mount your camera virtually anywhere. A wide variety of mounts are available with interlocking joints to firmly lock your camera in place. This helps cut down on vibration and provides outstanding locking performance. Adapters are also available that let you use your Virb Elite with other industry mounts. An optional dive case is also available for deeper dives at greater lengths of time, increasing the waterproof rating up to 50 meters.
The rugged and tough Garmin Virb Elite sets the bar high going above and beyond its competitors with is high resolution outdoor color display, simple user interface, long-life 2000 mAh battery versus other action camera’s 1000 mAh battery, and its capacity to be submerged in water up to 50 meters of depth with an optional dive case. In addition, Virb’s army of remote controls (ANT+) and Wi-Fi connectivity allows the user the flexibility to control the Virb’s functions from your smart phone, computer or other compatible Garmin device. You can even overlay your video with speed, altitude, distance, heart rate, and G-force and upload it to online sharing communities to share full details of your adventure!