Panasonic Canada: New, Full HD HX-A1 Wearable Camera for Shooting in Darkness & Rugged Outdoors: Ultra-compact, Lightweight, Built-in Wi-FiMon April 13, 2015
The following video presents [NEW] Introducing Panasonic New Wearable Camera HX-A1:
Panasonic is proud to announce a wearable camera HX-A1 offering a revolution in capturing night scenes you have never seen before. Ultra Compact, the camera is so lightweight at approximately 45 grams that shooting hands-free is compatible even over longer periods and recording exciting scenes in Full HD. Sturdy construction keeps water and dust out and protects against impact and cold temperatures. Whether you’ll be getting wet while canoeing and rafting or snowboarding and skiing in the freezing cold, the HX-A1 is the ideal choice thanks to its high durability performance. That’s why it proves its strength in even the most rugged environments, such as the Adventure Race.
Another feature is shooting in darkness. Using an infrared (IR) light (commercially-available) and Glasscover (Night mode), you can shoot in caves with no light from outside or shoot nocturnal wildlife in the dark. The HX-A1 also integrates a Built-in Wi-Fi® and can offer a versatile ways of shooting in combination with Panasonic camcorders or a variety of optional accessories.
Panasonic Canada introduces an exciting new addition to its camcorder line-up: the Full HD HX-A1 wearable camera.
Pricing and availability have not yet been announced.
PANASONIC CANADA INTRODUCES THE HX-A1
New ultra-compact, lightweight and tough wearable camera captures scenes you have never seen before
MISSISSAUGA, ON (April 13, 2015) – Panasonic Canada is proud to announce the Full HD HX-A1, a wearable camera that offers a revolutionary way to capture exciting footage, even in the dark. Canadians on-the-go will appreciate the HX-A1’s ultra-compact and lightweight (approximately 45 grams) design that makes shooting hands-free comfortable even over long periods of time.
Sturdy construction keeps water and dust out while protecting against impact and cold temperatures. Whether getting wet while canoeing and rafting or being exposed to the cold while snowboarding and skiing, the HX-A1 is the ideal choice for sports and outdoor enthusiasts alike thanks to its durable design and high performance. It proves its strength even in the most rugged environments.
In addition to its ruggedness, it also enables users to shoot in the dark. Using an infrared (IR) light (commercially-available) and Glasscover (Night mode), users can film video in caves with no light from outside or shoot nocturnal wildlife in remote areas. With the HX-A1, the possibilities are endless.
1. Ultra-Compact, Lightweight, and Tough
Despite its ultra-compact and lightweight (approx. 45 g) body, the HX-A1 is designed to be used in harsh environments. Uniquely shaped, the cylindrical camera can be attached in many positions to suit a variety of shooting conditions.
- Waterproof down to 1.5 m [5 ft] without a housing case (IPX8 compliant)
- Shockproof up to 1.5 m[5 ft] (MIL-STD 810F Method 516.5-Shock compliant)
- Dustproof (IP6X compliant)
- Freezeproof down to -10°C [14°F]