May 29, 2017

Garmin VirbGarmin has announced the VIRB 360, a compact, rugged and fully spherical 360-degree camera. The waterproof VIRB 360 is an easy-to-use camera that captures impressive high-quality video up to 5.7K/30fps with four built-in microphones to ensure everything sounds as good as it looks in any direction. Whether you’re landing the fish of a lifetime or cruising the Great Loop, the VIRB 360’s 4K Spherical Stabilization makes every video smooth and steady.

A few additional highlights include:

• The VIRB 360 can capture video with automatic in-camera stitching up to 4K at 30 frames per second and the footage can be easily uploaded for editing or sharing instantaneously.
• Its built-in GPS and numerous sensors provide owners with customizable G-Metrix data overlays in a new captivating 360-degree augmented reality setting.
• By downloading the free VIRB Mobile app and desktop software, customers will be able to edit, stabilize, share and add data overlays to any VIRB 360 content.
• To make the most of the VIRB 360 experience, the camera features livestream capabilities to post to YouTube or Facebook Live with a compatible smartphone or tablet.
• The VIRB 360 will be available in the USA this June for $799.99.

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