Cyclists or action sports enthusiasts in the market for a lightweight action cam may be interested in the new Shimano Sport Camera which is being launched this week for $299 and is small enough to sit in the palm of your hand.
Weighing just 3 ounces the new Shimano Sports Camera is ideal for those cyclists looking to keep weight to a minimum, and its 16-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor offers 1080p at 30 frames per second or 120 fps at 720p.
The casing of the new Shimano Sports Camera is sealed to protect it from dust, dirt and water and its waterproof down to a depth of just over 30ft. The battery within the Shimano camera is capable of providing up to 2 hours of use on a single charge and footage is stored on microSD cards fopr ease of use.
The Shimano Sports Camera is equipped with two buttons and two LED indicators and has a built-in wireless connection that allows you to connect the camera to your smartphone, enabling you to change settings, upload content to the web or view the camera angle with ease, to make sure its mounted correctly.
The camera also supports the ANT/ANT+ wireless technology, allowing you to pair it with Shimano’s D-Fly Di2 bike computer if required. For more information on the new Shimano Sports Camera jump over to the Shimano website for details.
Source: Digtal Trends