40points

Garmin Virb

60points

Garmin Virb X

Garmin Virb
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33 facts in comparison

Garmin Virb vs Garmin Virb X

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
40
points
Garmin Virb
60
points
Garmin Virb X

Why is Garmin Virb better than Garmin Virb X?

  • 29.03% more megapixels (main camera)
    16MPvs12.4MP
  • 2.04x more battery power
    2000mAhvs980mAh
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
    ?
  • 40% bigger screen size
    ?

    1.4"vs1"
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 45mm narrower
    32mmvs77mm
  • Automatically syncs
    ?

Why is Garmin Virb X better than Garmin Virb?

  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Supports slow-motion video recording
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • 25.3g lighter
    151.7gvs177g
  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 74.2mm thinner
    36.8mmvs111mm
  • 12.4mm shorter
    40.6mmvs53mm

Price comparison

Garmin Virb

Buy used:

$279.99

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Virb AmazonPolaroid Cube Act II HD 1080P Mountable ...Polaroid Cube Act II HD 1080P Mountable Weather-Resistant Lifestyle Action Video Camera (Red) 6MP Still Camera w/ Image Stabilization, Sound Recording, Low Light Capability & Other Updated Feature
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$29.99

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
3.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

177g

151.7g

5.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

1.4"

1"

6.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

111mm

36.8mm

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
3.has a serial shot mode
?

The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
4.Supports slow-motion video recording
Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
5.continuous shooting at high resolution
?

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

6fps

10fps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

16MP

12.4MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
?

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X

Audio

1.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

1

2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

2000mAh

980mAh

3.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X

Features

1.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
2.Is compatible with Android
?

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
3.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
5.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X
6.Is compatible with iOS
?

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Garmin Virb
Garmin Virb X

Price comparison

Garmin Virb

Buy used:

$279.99

ProductStorePrice
Garmin Virb AmazonPolaroid Cube Act II HD 1080P Mountable ...Polaroid Cube Act II HD 1080P Mountable Weather-Resistant Lifestyle Action Video Camera (Red) 6MP Still Camera w/ Image Stabilization, Sound Recording, Low Light Capability & Other Updated Feature
Amazon logo
$29.99

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