V.I.O. POV 1.5 Video Cameras

4/5 (1 Reviews)
MSRP : $599.00

Product Description

The POV.1.5 is a fully integrated point-of-view (POV) video system that's waterproof, dustproof, and shock-resistant. The system includes a mountable camera head, built-in video recorder, wireless remote and software for managing your point-of-view videos.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:3
Submitted by Tom a Weekend Warrior from Yucaipa, CA

Date Reviewed: August 17, 2011

Strengths:    This is for the POV.1
Very reliable and stable, very fast from power-up to record. The camera itself is machined, anodized aluminum, looks and feels very nice. Powered by AA batteries. I wasn't sure about the battery type when I first got it, but after using it for a while, I agree with it. Using rechargeables is the way to go. This is SD video, 720x480, picture quality is good and stable.

Weaknesses:    The only real gripe that I have is the small hatch that encloses the SD card slot and I/O ports is very fragile. As long as you know that and open it accordingly, there won't be a problem. I did buy this thing when it first hit the market, it was $850. OUCH. It wasn't but about a year later and they were $200 less! Lesson learned here? Wait a while when a new product hits the market. As it turned out, I got a great product, but I would have paid a lot less if I waited a bit.

Bottom Line:   
This is a good quality camera that will last a long time.

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Favorite Trail:   SART

Duration Product Used:   More than 3 years

Price Paid:    $850.00

Purchased At:   Direct from Viosport

Similar Products Used:   Viosport Adventurecam 3, Contour HD720p

Bike Setup:   Specialized Enduro Pro

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GoPro HD Vs VIO POV 1.5

I'm thinking of getting camera to record video of DH runs. I'm torn between the Go Pro HD with chest mount or the VIO POV 1.5 with goggle mount. Both are the same price. Does anyone have experience of these? Which gives better quality footage (clearly the Go Pro footage is higher def but how about l ... Read More »

Vio POV 1.5 Video Edit Software

I did some searching on this topic and admit I find it a bit confusing. I'm looking to do some basic stuff like edit legth and merge different clips together, add music over the trail noise (so you can hear both), add still pictures to the video in spots, and be able to create a DVD however that is ... Read More »

Vio POV 1.5

not sure if anyone has seen it, no more connector, and the camera head is anodized...other then that i don't see why they changed itRead More »

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