Garmin Unveils 4K Action Cam And GPS Running Watch
September 3, 2016 - running watch
Garmin has taken a wraps off dual new products in a form of a Virb Ultra 30 ultra-HD 4K movement camera and Forerunner 35 GPS-enabled regulating watch.
The Virb Ultra 30 shoots ultra-HD footage during 4K/30 fps, securing delayed suit video during 720p/240 fps, and captures still photos regulating 12 MP.
“Conveniently tiny and lightweight, a Virb Ultra 30 is imperishable and prepared for journey with purpose-built facilities for users to tailor and relive their action-packed Virb footage,” Garmin states.
“Thanks to a high-precision sensors and GPS, a movement camera automatically gathers suggestive G-Metrix information to uncover how far, how high and how quick users live their adventures.”
Garmin states that “3-axis picture stabilisation maintains solid footage regardless of a terrain”, with a Virb Ultra 30 also embellished out with a high-sensitivity microphone and an LCD colour touchscreen (designed to work in and out of a waterproof case).
The Virb Ultra 30 is also embellished out with Sensory TrulyHandsfree voice control, with users means to occupy commands such as “Ok Garmin, start recording,” or “Ok Garmin, remember that”, tagging specific moments.
The giveaway Garmin Virb app, meanwhile, allows users to share HD videos in real-time, streaming live to YouTube, and upload videos to sites such as Facebook and Garmin Connect Share, also transforming smartphones or tablets into Wi-Fi remote controls, while Virb Edit desktop modifying program provides a operation of options.
The Virb Ultra 30 ships with a nominal waterproof box (up to 40 metres), with it accessible this month, labelled during $699 RRP.
The Forerunner 35 sports built-in Garmin Elevate wrist-based heart rate technology, permitting runners to guard their heart rate 24/7 but a chest strap, with Garmin saying that a “updated neat pattern facilities a new high-resolution arrangement with extraordinary contrast, ideal for indoor and outside observation alike”.
Along with running, it facilities competition profiles including indoor running, walking, cycling and cardio activities.
“Stylish and lightweight, it’s gentle for all-day wear and seamlessly transitions from a run to an bland activity tracker and smartwatch,” Garmin states. “Its battery life is adult to 9 days in watch/activity tracking mode, and adult to 13 hours in training mode.”
The Forerunner 35 marks distance, gait and personal records, while built-in GPS allows runners to lane how far, how quick and where they’re running, while as an all-day activity tracker it depends steps, calories and power minutes.
It facilities quivering alerts for regulating prompts, activity tracking milestones and practical pacing progress, while quivering alerts can also be set adult for incoming calls, text, emails and calendar events, with other connected facilities including song controls, involuntary uploads and program updates.
The Forerunner 35 automatically syncs with a Garmin Connect Mobile app, saving user stats to a giveaway comment in a Garmin Connect online aptness community, while runners can also use a app to share their workouts in genuine time with LiveTrack, join aptness challenges, analyse training progress, and set and lane goals.
Garmin states that a Forerunner 35 is approaching to be accessible this month, labelled during $299 RRP, accessible in black, limelight, ice blue and white.