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Worlds Most Affordable Dive Cam Goes HD(May 11, 2011)
(PRWEB) May 11, 2011
The most common problem with dive cameras is the water pressure turning the camera off. Tachyon has solved that problem with their patented dive-lock feature. The dive-lock is a switch located inside the camera and, when locked, cameras software disengages the ON/OFF button, preventing water pressure from prematurely shutting the camera off.
The Micro HDs 135° wide-angle lens and high-dynamic light sensor helps you to catch more of your underwater adventure than ever before. Using the recommended Energizer Ultimate Lithium batteries, users get over two and half hours of hands-free, underwater footage to depths of over 100 ft (4ATM).
Tachyon Micro users include scuba divers, free divers, professional fire and rescue dive teams and the US Navy for training drills.
Tachyon Micro cameras are currently being used by Elevated Scuba to explore the depths of Lake Mead, the largest reservoir in the United States. Tachyon has officially tested the Micro at depths of 100 feet, but as you can see in the attached video, the scuba team is taking it down past 168 feet.
The Micro and Micro HD weigh in at only 4 ounces and can easily be mounted to a diving mask with the included goggle strap mount. The Tachyon Micro and Micro HD are waterproof as is, and do not require an additional bulky, waterproof case. The Micros need no DVR or software; they record onto a Micro SDHC card (up to 32GB) and are plug-and-play with both PC and Mac®.
Not only are the Micro and Micro HD perfect for diving and underwater activities, but they are perfect for all kinds of sports. Theyve been used for skiing, snowboarding, off-roading, hunting, skateboarding, and even flying. They really are the ultimate all around multi-use cameras.
And for the Paintball and Airsoft communities, Tachyon offers an optional Picatinny Rail Mount for that amazing, first-person view.
Be sure to pre-order the Tachyon Micro or Micro HD camera today at http://www.tachyoninc.com.
About Tachyon®, Inc:
Lewisville, TX based Tachyon® Inc., is the premier innovator of durable, extreme helmet cameras. The Tachyon XC Micro HDs ease-of-use, durability, recording time, image quality, and integrated waterproofing design make Tachyon the trusted and go-to helmet camera for people who engage in a wide-range of extreme activities. Tachyon®, Inc. is an accredited member of the Better Business Bureau.
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