The ContourHD from VholdR is a wearable High Definition camera that weighs but 4 ounces (116 grams). Made of anodized aluminum, the durable camera is water-resistant and can be mounted on a variety of different locations including your goggle, helmet, handlebar or vehicle. Two video settings allow you to capture video at either full HD (1280×720) resolution at 30fps or standard resolution (640×480) at 60fps.
The ContourHD records up to 8 hours of HD footage on an internal microSD memory card. With the camera to set to standard-def you can get up to 16 hours. A twin laser alignment feature in the camera’s wide angle lens ensures your shots are aligned horizontally. The removable lithium-ion battery is recharged through a USB to PC connection.
The camera is now available today from Amazon.com. See the full list of specs below:
• 2 Video Settings
High Definition: Fill your screen with vivid, widescreen (16:9) action video. With a full 1280×720 (pixels) window and 30 frames per second, your videos will be just how you remember them, big and awesome!
• High Action: Ideal for making the fastest adventure sports appear as smooth as butter. Recording standard definition video at 60 frames per second (twice as many frames as TV quality video) you won’t miss any of the action.
• Record over 8 Hours of HD Video
ContourHD can record up to 8 hours of HD quality video or 16 hours of SD quality video to an internal microSD memory card (compatible up to a 16GB memory card). Powered by a removable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery, this robust camera recharges through a USB cable connected directly to your computer.
• Wide Angle Lens:
At 135 degrees, the new ContourHD lens strikes the perfect balance in capturing the entire scene without over-distorting the video.
• Wearable Anywhere
Patent-pending TRail Mounts “slide and lock” ContourHD onto a series of different mounts for your goggle, helmet, handlebar, vehicle, or anywhere else you want to mount it. Wear HD video on more than just your head.
• One Button Simplicity
ContourHD’s operation couldn’t be simpler with a single oversized record switch (to be operated even with a pair of gloves on) and click to share software.
• Laser Alignment
Two lasers and a 192o rotating lens ensure you line up the shot every time. Turn on the lasers and rotate the front lens until the two laser points are horizontally aligned.
• Armored Body
A water-resistant camera for all seasons its light (4 ounces/116 grams) anodized aluminum body withstands dust, dirt, mud, and snow.
• Easy Edit Mac and PC Software
Easy Edit™ software (Mac and PC compatible) makes it automatic to import your videos from the camera, clip out the best parts, and share them to VholdR.com.
I went to the VoldR website because I heard that the ContourHD was coming out. The video’s look sweet. They are getting a ton of press right now. Check it out at VholdR.com