If you are looking for a compact wearable action camera, you might be interested to learn that Panasonic has this week taken the wraps off their new Panasonic HX-A100 at CES 2013.
The Panasonic HX-A100 has been specifically designed to be worn and provides full HD recording capabilities for the user, and is enclosed in a waterproof case, enabling it to be submerged to depths of 5 feet for up to 30 minutes.
Panasonic has also designed their HX-A100 to be controlled from smartphones and even comes with an ear hook for point of view shooting when not wearing a helmet or head gear.
On top of this the Panasonic HX-A100 also has integrated Wi-Fi connectivity making it easy to broadcast live HD streaming events using Ustream or similar. Resolutions support include : 1920 x 1080 at 60 fps, 1280 x 720 at 120 fps, and 640 x 360 at 240 fps.
The new Panasonic HX-A100 wearable camcorder is now available to pre-order from the Panasonic website for $300 and provides 140 minutes on a full charge from its integrated rechargeable battery pack.