Insta360 has announced the ONE X2, a pint sized, stabilized, 5.7K 360 degree video camera with IPX8 waterproofing, touch display, and a whole host of AI-powered editing features.
Insta360 ONE X2 specs
The Insta360 ONE X2 has kept the same form factor that we know from its predecessor the ONE X, with the addition to some very noticeable upgrades.
The new ONE X2 brings an upgraded battery with it – a 1630mAh battery which also bring an increased shooting with of up to 80 minutes. Its now waterproof down to about 10 meters without the help of a case, but you can also increase its diveablity to 45 meters by adding Insta360’s diving case.
The new Insta360 ONE X2 weighs just 149g and lets you shoot 360 5.7K video at up to 30fps, 4K at up to 50fps and 3K at up to 100fps for slow motion spherical footage.
The Insta360 ONE X2 also has a steady came mode which shoots stabilised, ultra-wide traditional flat videos from one of the camera’s lenses at 2560×1440 at up to 50fps.
In terms of audio, the Insta360 ONE X2 has four microphones with should let you record crystal clear stereo audio with the help of a new smart wind reduction algorithm. Wireless bluetooth headset users will be happy to know that the ONE X2 will now support Apple AirPods and the like and will also work voice control.
InstaPano is a new panoramic shooting mode that captures panoramas in one touch, and can build panoramic images from a single photo rather than needing to stitch multiple images together
MultiView is a mode that allows users to film two angles at the same time with different fields of view and also includes face tracking. It’s a feature which the company says is directly aimed at vloggers.
As with other Insta360 cameras, you’ve got the invisible selfie stick which disappears when you are editing your video.
Shot Lab is Insta 360’s new editing tool in the app, which lets you add cinematic effects like the Dolly Zoom, Stop Motion as well as some other interesting effects like like Ghost Town which takes your 360 timelapse and removes people from it.
Insta360 ONE X2 Price and Release Date
The Insta360 ONE X2 is available now and costs $429.99.