Ridgefield Park, NJ—Polaroid, the 75-year-old brand synonymous with instant imaging, is expanding its line of mountable high-definition action video cameras with the XS80 action cam. With an SRP of $129.99, the XS80 provides users with the ability to take Full HD 1080p video at 30 frames per second (fps).
Featuring a waterproof housing rated to 30 feet and anti-shake technology, the Polaroid XS80 is built to be tough; it’s shock and impact resistant for use in all types of environments. Additionally, a variety of mounts come standard with the XS80.
“The Polaroid XS80 is an exciting addition to our line of high-definition sports video cameras, which bring the Polaroid ideal of sharing life instantly to a new level,” said Polaroid’s president and CEO, Scott W. Hardy. “Whatever the sport or activity, the XS80 offers the portability, durability and versatility needed to capture and share life’s most exhilarating and memorable moments in an instant, all at an affordable price point.”
Other features include: motion record mode to capture video and photos; 16 megapixels; three photo modes, including single, burst (10), and time lapse (1, 5, 10, 30, 60); a 120º field of view; an auto-rotation G sensor; HDMI output; and a microSD card slot.
C&A Licensing, LLC, a manufacturer and reseller of digital cameras, camcorders and related accessories, offers the Polaroid XS80. In addition to being the authorized Polaroid licensee for camera accessories, mountable sports videocams, DIY home IP security cameras and the instant digital camera line, C&A recently acquired Ritz Camera and Image LLC. It operates 13 photography retail destinations, the online photo specialty site ritzpix.com and the ritzcamera.com, wolfcamera.com and ritzcameraandimage.com websites.
The Polaroid XS80 HD action cam comes with a helmet mount and a limited one-year warranty. polaroid.com