JVC introduces in the UK the ADIXXION GC-XA1, a quad-proof rugged action camera. With a heavy-duty design for use without housing, the camera is quad-proof -waterproof to a depth of 5m (16.4 ft), shockproof to withstand a fall from 2m (6.5ft) high, dustproof and freezeproof. It also has a scratch-resistant rubber texture.
The ADIXXION is equipped with a 5 Megapixel CMOS image sensor and a super wide angle lens. It is capable of Full HD 1920×1080/30p recording, and capturing 5 Megapixel still images. The built-in WiFi connectivity allows you to transfer images to computer wirelessly, and even stream “live” HD videos in realtime to USTREAM without a PC. JVC’s action camera has 5x digital zoom and digital image stabilizer, and supports Time-Lapse REC to record a frame at a time at intervals of 1 or 5 seconds. It has a HDMI output so you can bring HD video to a HDTV for sharing with family and friend. It uses SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card for storage.
As a action camera, the ADIXXION GC-XA1 comes with a goggle mount for attaching to goggle strap with supplied screws. a flexible mount that adheres to flat or curved surface with supplied 3M double-sided tape, two lens protectors and a LCD protection film to prevent the 1.5-inch LCD display for scratches. The Wi-Video PC software is included with the camera, and Android and iOS apps are also available for use with the action camera.
Coming in late Summer, the JVC ADIXXION GC-XA1 will be available for $349.95.