Unveiled: Unique 1080p Action-Cam With Remote And LCD Screen

Unveiled: Unique 1080p Action-Cam With Remote And LCD Screen

Not content with the standard definition on their X170 action-cam, Drift Innovation has just revealed their new HD version, capable of thrilling the pants off viewers with first-person shenanigans rendered in 1080p.

The 170-degree viewing-angle-lensed HD170 — kudos to their marketing department for the refreshingly self-explanatory name — also sports a ton of slick features: RF remote, 300-degree rotating lens, night-mode, an LCD screen and more mounts than a Texas rodeo competition.

The HD170 will be available in late July for $330.

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Eli MilchmanWhen he was eight, Eli Milchman came home from frolicking in the Veld one day and was given an Atari 400. Since then, his fascination with technology has made him an intrepid early adopter of whatever charming new contraption crosses his path — which explains why he's Cult of Mac's test editor-at-large. He calls San Francisco home, where he works as a journalist and photographer. Eli has contributed to the pages of Wired.com and BIKE Magazine, among others. Hang with him on Twitter.

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