Garmin has introduced two new action camera named VIRB XE and VIRB X with horizontal lens design. The highlight of this product is durable protective coating can be waterproof to 50m, shockproof in many different environments.
The Garmin Camera own CMOS sensor 1 / 2.3 inch 12.4-megapixel resolution capable of 1440p / 30fps (Garmin VIRB XE) and Full HD 1080p / 30fps (Garmin VIRB X), the ability to adjust many parameters easily while shooting a movie. Compared with the previous VIRB version, VIRB XE and X bearing horizontal lens design like GoPro camera body, rather than vertical as Sony Action cam. The highlight of the design lies in the case with a shock resistant, waterproof at depths up to 50 meters without the need to use the cover or housing, the style of VIRB XE/X very impressive as a number rugged camera.The VIRB XE can record a maximum resolution of 1440p / 30fps MP4 format, VIRB X recording in Full HD resolution of 1080p / 30fps or 25fps standards. The action camera supports two video including 720p @ 60fps / 50fps, slow-motion 120fps at 480p. The ability to take photos at 12-megapixel resolution at 10fps. Particularly with an additional VIRB XE Pro Mode to adjust several parameters manually, such as white balance, sharpness, color profile options, restricted ISO, exposure deviations. Garmin VIRB XE/X also features a Wi-Fi connection, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity to connect faster with mobile devices. Indispensable that the ANT + connectivity, a standard wireless connectivity that used on a lot of Garmin Watch devices to support GPS instrumentation, sensors measure heart rate etc. The G-Metrix sensor and GPS device inside the Garmin GPS Camera that can aggregate the data related to various sports activities such as heart rate, altitude, speed of movement, temperature etc. Bluetooth 4.0 can connect to the wireless microphone devices. Both cameras have a 1 inch display protected in the lid helps users to grasp a few basic parameters of the Garmin video camera.The Garmin VIRB XE and Garmin VIRB XE price priced $ 400 and $ 300 respectively, cameras come with a box of basic accessories to attach to the helmet. Additionally, it also offers many accessory fixed on a number of sports equipment and transportation.