billed as the high-end, wearable action cam, the Sony HDR-AS100V Action Cam brings to average consumers the power to capture their action sequences in Full HD broadcast-quality video in XAVC S at up to 50Mbps. additionally, it also supports 1080/24p and high-speed recording at 720/120p or 72-/240p with sound captured by the built-in stereo microphone for slow motion footage with quality audio. complementing the amazing videoing capability is the ability to capture 13.5MP still images and Interval Still Recording mode for 2MP time-lapse photography at 1920 x 1080 pixels.

other features include Sony’s SteadyShot Image Stabilization, Exmor R CMOS sensor paired to a new BIONZ X processing engine, premium ultra-wide ZEISS Tessar lens with 170-deg viewing angle, a second tally light for recording status, built-in GPS, built-in WiFi and NFC, view and control via smartphone or optional Live View Remote, a choice of several recording modes and record images upside-down for scenario where the camera has to be inversely mounted.

the package comes clad in a splash-proof body that should stands up to most actions even in wet weather condition, however, if you are expecting to take a dip or put it through a more vigorous routine, then perhaps it is advisable to get it dressed with a waterproof case that seals water and dust out, while giving it some form of shockproof element. the Sony HDR-AS100V Action Cam’s availability is set in March, but it is available for pre-order now for $299.99, or $399.99 for the bundle which will include a Live View Remote. check out a few more look after the break.

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