Xiaomi Mi 360 degree panoramic camera launch.
Shoot smooth video under “extreme sport conditions” with Xiaomi Mi 360 degree panoramic camera.
The Chinese company is slowly expanding its product variety and has now launched Xiaomi Mi 360 degree panoramic camera with IP67 water and dust resistance rating. Though it had earlier released a 360 degree Smart IP Camera intended as a stationary, home-security systems. But this camera has a 6-axis EIS (electronic image stabilization) system that Xiaomi claims will allow you to shoot smooth video under “extreme sport conditions.”
The Mi Panoramic Camera has 16MP fisheye lenses with a 190-degree field of view, an Ambarella A12 image signal processor and Sony’s IMX206 image sensor. The device can shoot videos at 3.5K (3200 x 1800) resolution, as well as stitch together images from both cameras to create 7K (6912 x 3456 pixels) photos. As mentioned in a post on MIUI Forum, the camera also features a 23.88-megapixel sensor. It’s also capable of shooting 2456 x 1728 resolution video at 30 fps, and 2304 x 1152 videos at 60 fps at an aperture of f/2.0.
It comes with pre-loaded app for editing images. The camera also supports a Micro-USB port, WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity. up to 128 GB micro SD cards, and has time-lapse and loop recording modes. As for its size, it comes in at 78 x 67.4 x 24 mm, weighing 108 grams and features a 600 mAh non-removable battery. The device is square-shaped and sports a fish eye lens both at front and back, which enables it to capture videos and images in 360-degrees.
With the Mi Panoramic 360-degree camera, Xiaomi has provided users with four different modes to provide versatility, users can choose to use it as a standard camera as well.
The camera is now available at retail stores in China for purchase via Xiaomi Mall, Mi Mall, Lynx, Jingdong & Suning at the price of ¥1,699 ($250), which is approximately Rs 16,009.