The Nico360 is yet another interesting Indiegogo project. Nico360 is a tiny little camera that is capable of doing 360-degree videos. While a 360-degree video is a relatively newer concept. Panorama is not! This camera is capable of doing both. The Nico360 is the Worlds Smallest 360 Live Camera and is created by a small team based out of Hong Kong.
Their Indiegogo campaign received an overwhelming support of $244,604 of backing by 1706 backers at the time of this writing. Which is impressive, because they were initially looking for only $50,000. This is 489% above their targeted goal. See their promotional video below:
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The camera comes with Dual 16 Megapixel cameras capable of up to 32 MP stills and 25 MP 360-degree photographs. The designers also claim that Nico360 is also the worlds first 360-degree live camera. You would need to install the Android or ios app in order to stream this service to YouTube or Facebook live streaming services.
Technical Specs for the Nico360
- Image Sensor Resolution: Duo 16 MP & 25 MP Stills
- Electronic Image Stabilization Only
- Video: WQHD video at 1440P (VR Enabled)
- WiFi supported: Yes, a/b/g/ac with 30 Ft range
- Bluetooth: Yes, 4.x
- Internal Storage: 32 GB
- External Storage: No
- FOV: 195°. Full FOV of FOV is 360°x 360°
- Audio Quality: AAC audio at 48KHz, 128Kbit/s
- Water Proof: Yes, up to 60 M with Accessory
- Battery Backup: Up to 2 hours of continuous usage.
What you will Like
- Innovative new concept of 360° Live videos.
- Competitively priced at $199
- Supports all three major platforms. Windows, Android & iOS
- Create a great video with VR enabled content.
- Image quality is good in this price range
What you will Not Like
- Poor Battery Backup. Battery could have been better
- No option for External Storage. 32 GB for WQHD videos is not enough
- Software has got a few bugs
Conclusion and Final Thoughts
The Nico360 is a great camera and an affordable price tag. The team has done a lot of good work into this and it shows. If you are into outdoor videos, then you can give this camera a look.
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