HTC is known throughout the world for its smartphones, however, in the foreseeable future, it seems, the range of its devices will increase significantly. Yesterday, the event, which was presented to the camera rather unusual camera HTC RE, which looks like a submarine periscope or inhaler.
The novelty has received 16 MP 1 / 2.3-inch CMOS sensor, a lens with a 146-degree viewing angle and an aperture of f / 2.8, the battery capacity of 820 mAh, a slot for microSD (up to 128 GB), modules Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi (802.11 a / b / g / n).
The camera has a couple of buttons: Press the front (under the lens) starts recording video in slow-motion at speeds up to 80 fps (1280×720 pixels), and the button on the back side has two shooting modes, photos and videos.
To take a picture, simply single click, and recording video in 1920×1080 this button must be held. Despite the fact that the HTC RE is not positioned as an action-camera, the camera body is protected against water, proper certification IP57, and the inclusion occurs when you click on one of the buttons record.
On assurances of developers, a single battery charge enough to record more than one and a half hours of video in HD. In the sale of novelty will be the New Year holidays and will cost about $200.