Garmin Virb XE
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Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
These devices will not experience water damage, e.g. in the shower. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
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With a dedicated bike mount you can attach the device to your handlebars, making it easier to see and to change the settings.
1440 x 30fps
2160 x 30fps
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.
2160 x 150fps
The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
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A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Samsung Gear 360
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.
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
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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.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
The device can connect to WiFi.
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.
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.