Insta360 today announced the Insta360 One X2, which is New camera Capable of 360-degree photography replaces the Insta360 One X released in 2018.
The new camera adds a full-color touch screen to make it easier to take panoramic photos, and a removable battery with a much larger capacity – 1630 mAh – gives you about 80 minutes of shooting.
You can use the touch screen to operate, change settings, and switch camera modes, similar to a GoPro Max camera.
Another advantage of the new camera design is that it allows better waterproofing (IPX8), which makes the camera able to withstand a depth of 10 meters in water without a case.
It can record 5.7K video at 30 frames per second, and it can also record 3K video at 100 frames per second.
The camera supports more efficient (H.265) video codec, as well as improved stability and low-light performance.
The Insta360 One X2 takes advantage of a familiar list of camera modes and software solutions, such as Bullet Time mode, Starlapse mode, Webcam mode, AquaVision, and MultiView export.
The camera provides some new features, as the InstaPano mode allows you to take ultra-smooth flat panoramic photos with just one click, and you can preview your shot using the built-in screen.
Once the snapshot is imported into the app, you can choose which part of that snapshot you want to crop to be exported in JPG format.
Another noteworthy improvement in this new camera is the sound. Thanks to its four microphones, the camera is able to capture sound according to direction.
This allows for enhanced sound according to the viewing direction, and a new smart algorithm for wind reduction works better than before.
The company is building its AI-based editing tools for use in its smartphone app, where there is Shot Lab, a selection of templates that add cinematic effects to shots.
The company announced the new Bullet Time Cord attachment, to replace the Bullet Time handle.
The Insta360 One X2 camera is available for $ 430, which is about $ 30 more than the previous model.