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VIEVU announces VIEVUČ, a Prosumer Wearable Wi-Fi Video Camera
VIEVU announces VIEVU², a Prosumer Wearable Wi-Fi Video Camera built with the same rugged standards and sleek design trusted by Law Enforcement
Ideal for private security, SMB’s, insurance, HR, service, VIEVU2 captures accurate information that offsets liability, mitigates frivolous law suits leading to financial loss
SEATTLE, WA – VIEVU the industry leader in body worn video (BWV) today announced VIEVU² the first wearable Wi-Fi video camera designed for "Prosumers" and other professional workforce users. Rugged and compact, VIEVU² can be worn on a belt, lapel, pocket, or other places bulkier cameras simply don’t fit. VIEVU² delivers on-the-go security ideal for professionals and work environments including private security, SMBs, insurance, HR/employee relations, facilities management, transportation, inspection and service, plant and manufacturing and many more; and can help reduce workplace theft, accountability and liability claims.
VIEVU is a leading provider of wearable cameras for police and private security, has 80 percent market share and is used by more than 3,100 agencies in 15 countries. With VIEVU² "Prosumers" gain access to the same military-grade technology police and high-end security personnel have been using.
For example, VIEVU² is rated for waterproof operation (IPX5), and is encased in military-grade anodized aluminum housing for durability. VIEVU² also features a proven law enforcement “one switch” design for quick activation even while wearing gloves. The LED indicator displays the status of the camera and the square design allows for simple clip rotation for easy attachment to clothing.
“At VIEVU our sole focus is to make the best body worn video cameras on the market. The VIEVU² is our Prosumer version designed to exceptional standards using the best seamless technology to manage and share your videos.” Steve Ward, VIEVU CEO and Founder.
VIEVU² records in HD (1280x720) and SD (640x480) modes, with a 95-degree field of view; 90 minutes of recording time, 16GB of on-board storage, and live video streaming capability via 802.11 g/n wireless.
A VIEVU smart app pairs VIEVU² to smartphones for storage and view-finding; and enables streaming of live video to Android or any Wi-Fi network, or upload to YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Dropbox, email, and text accounts. A built-in editor enables quick trimming of videos or to add titles/add filters.
VIEVU² is available for pre-order now with a suggested retail price of $349. VIEVU will showcase VIEVU² at CES 2014, Booth 80228.
Made by cops for cops! VIEVU is the leader in body worn video (BWV), providing a secure, high-resolution video cameras for law enforcement, security, emergency medical services and retailers. Built on police experience, VIEVU body worn video cameras are used by more than 3,100 law enforcement agencies in 15 countries. VIEVU received the highest score in an evaluation of body worn video by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. For information please visit www.vievu.com.