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The new Rollei Racy Full HD is a new action camera capable of shooting five-megapixel stills as well as 1080p movies. Weighing in at 72 grams and measuring just 74x52x33mm, the Rolley Racy is supplied with an underwater housing that’s waterproof down to 10 metres, and features a 135° ultra-wide lens and a 6cm touchscreen. The camera comes complete with a remote control, a helmet fixture, 3M attachment stickers, the underwater housing and a USB cable. The Rollei Racy Full HD will be available from the end of April in silver and black for a recommended retail price of €139,95.
RCP-technik Press Release
The Rollei Racy Full HD: All-round action cam with brilliant Full HD resolution and Full HD auto DVR recorder in one!
Hamburg 6 March 2013 – Once again Rollei is expanding its product line with an impressive, versatile action camcorder: The new Rollei Racy Full HD is an action cam, a digital and diving camera as well as a Full HD auto DVR recorder in one. Coupled with its affordable price, it becomes an outstanding camcorder for stunning shoots in full HD quality.
The Rollei Racy Full HD has a 5.0 megapixel CMOS sensor, is compactly sized at 74 x 52 x 33 mm and weighs a slender 72 grams (without battery and memory card). And the fact that it is so lightweight is a true bonus: photos and videos can be shot conveniently and easily wherever you are. With up to 60 fps the watertight camera (in underwater protection casing) is an ideal companion for all your exciting outdoor activities, sports and leisure time. And all in Full HD quality!
Quick as a flash: the Rollei Racy Full HD shines as a Full HD auto DVR recorder – and it couldn’t be easier to use, with the automatic capture function when connected to the auto-load adapter. If the battery – which has over 60 minutes’ charge – is used up, then you can still take manual shots during the journey. The display on the monitor rotates 180°.
Watertight: The Rollei Racy Full HD films your adventures when kayaking, rafting and snorkelling, reliably in Full HD quality. When flying down the pistes, daring to do a bungee jump or on your next dive, this will be your perfect partner – for use at depths of up to ten metres!
Visionary: The LCD touch panel, which easily measures 6 cm, appeals thanks to its simple menu. This makes on-the-spot image and video selection really easy! Equipped with remote control, a self-timer (ten seconds) and series image function (three images) – coupled with electronic shutter speed control, automatic lighting correction and automatic white balance – so your shots in Full HD quality become child’s play!
Versatile: Supplied with the product are remote control, a helmet fixture, 3M attachment stickers (four pieces), underwater protection casing and a USB cable. Rollei offers a small, exclusive range of extra accessories for your driving, skiing and snowboarding travels. This makes the Rollei Racy Full HD a real all-rounder in all situations!
At a glance: Photo capture up to 12 megapixels (4000 x 3000 pixels, interpolated), video: 1080p (1920x1080/30fps) 720p (1280x720/60fps), VGA (640x480/120fps) | 4x digital zoom | 135° wide-angle lens | slot for micro SD memory card of up to 32 GB | USB 2.0 and HDMI connection | lithium ion battery (870 mAh).
The Rollei Racy Full HD will be available from the end of April in silver and black for a recommended retail price of EUR 139.95.