By Lisa Johnston
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Tualatin, Ore. — Oregon Scientific introduced this week the ATC Chameleon action video camera.
The ATC Chameleon features two built-in lenses that can shoot two videos simultaneously, capturing footage from a first-hand perspective as well as the action ahead.
The ATC Chameleon (available now at a $200 suggested retail) is billed as a hands-free camera has two adjustable, built-in wide angle lenses, allowing users to shoot two videos simultaneously and in sync.
The camera features a sleek, lightweight design.
The dual wide-angle lens design shoots video with a field of vision of 170 degrees and a resolution of 1,280 by 720 pixels at 30 fps.
A built-in lithium-polymer rechargeable battery can shoot up to two hours of continuous action.
Other features include a built-in microphone and speaker, a MicroSD card slot that supports up to 32GB of memory and a mounting system that can attach to most hard surfaces, including helmets, bikes, snowboards, kayaks, baby carriages and more.
It is splash-proof, road ready and fully compatible with all ATC mountings. Oregon Scientific also sells an optional special waterproof case for the ATC Chameleon for capturing underwater shots down to 196 feet.
It comes complete with a MiniUSB charging cable and applicable software. Several mounts, a waterproof enclosure, and a required MicroSD card are each sold separately.
The ATC Chameleon is currently available at several major national retailers, including select Target, Best Buy, Meijer and Costco locations.
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