Front Row Wearable Cam Review
From action cameras to longstanding compact cameras and even spy cams, the online market is currently awash with devices that seem to do the same work. One such device is the Front Row Wearable Cam. Well, like its name implies, Front Row Wearable Cam is a special camera that’s meant to take a front row seat in your life. As a lifestyle cam, it’s been designed in such a way that it should be worn on your body. The main purpose of this camera is to help you capture and remember important memories along your journey. With this camera, you can snapshots in front of some of the most important landmarks.
Apart from being about the destination, it’s also about the journey. It’s a small device that can be worn around the neck or clipped and used to snap live stream video and photographs. It comes with a touchscreen display and runs on a number of apps including compass, Spotify among others. When on standby, it can last for close to 50 hours and it can live stream or record for up to 2 hours. Coming with 32GB storage and 2GB of Ram, this camera allows you to livestream through Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. You can also upload videos and photographs to your phone through Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Although it will set you back by $399, if you are willing to spend that you can simply order it from amazon.
When it comes to the design, you can actually tell that a lot has gone towards this. Just like a combination of smartwatch and an action camera, this camera is compact and sleek. It’s not only easy to mount and wear but also got a round, compact, pendant-like appearance. When you wear it around your neck, it will just feel like a small pendant. Although it has a visible large body, its sleek plastic exterior and stylish logo are so fashionable. When looking for one, you can actually choose from two different colors. Apart from looking great, it’s also very easy to hold.
To take a photo, you just need to tap the screen or hit one of the buttons to start recording. However, if you swipe the record icon, you will see four different options. Although it does not have options, it’s designed to be as simple as possible. If you scroll to the right you will see a story mode button that allows you to capture custom edited video. Just by having a video edited on your behalf makes up for any moment that you might have missed. This feature also provides you with a collection of photos and videos that comes in a single long file. More so, when using the quick stand, you get a magnetic plate that makes it easy to mount it anywhere especially if you want a hand free way to capture all the action.
Although wearing it will be a little unusual at first, with all the included accessories, it’s designed in such away that it should be worn like a pendant. It has large soft cord that fits into the necklace and allows you to hang it just above your neck. In fact, many women prefer to hang it just below the neckline thereby allowing them to capture the world in front of them. If you are wearing it for the first time, you will realize that it’s very comfortable. However, if you don’t want to wear it you can use its two mounting accessories.
One of the reasons that makes this camera amazing is that it runs on android. Since it has very little resources, its software is very fast. You only need two quick taps and it’s video feed will start immediately. If you have tried a sluggish device before, you will find out that this one is totally different. Although you may want to see more applications on Front Row Wearable Cam, you will realize that its appeal is responsive, simple, and easy to use.
This is perhaps one of the areas that this camera excels. With many cameras in the market, you may expect this camera to come at the expense of visual appearance. Thankfully, no compromises were made on this. If you have used an iPhone phone before, you will find that it has almost the same quality. Its colors are vibrant, rich, and simply good to look at. When using it during the day you will note that there is no pixilation, noise, or distortion. Although there is a reduction in quality at night, the final videos still look great as compared to other competing cameras in the market.
Overall, you will realize that there is a lot to love in this camera. From high quality videos to stylish exterior, this camera has almost everything that any wearable camera should have. With so many fake products in the market, it’s refreshing to see something that’s as unique and good as this camera. You will see its uniqueness in the kind of videos that it produces and the ease of use with which it comes with. If you are looking for something that will give you an edge, then this camera could be what you are looking for.
Front Row Wearable Cam
- It’s small and lightweight
- Its great for live streaming on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
- It has an inbuilt Wi-Fi
- If used in crowds its video can easily be disrupted.
- It’s a bit expensive hence many people cannot afford it.
- It doesn’t come with any inbuilt flush
- Its battery life is limited to 2 hours
- Since the camera may accidentally slip out you must be careful when opening the package