Detu announced F4 Plus — an 8K VR camera with 360º Image capture functionality

by Elon Musk | Monday, Jun 25, 2018 | 1659 views

Detu is a Shenzhen-primarily based company that has a line of 360 cameras starting from the hemispherical Detu Sphere 800 ad Sphere S, the completely spherical dual, and the prosumer Detu F4 with 6K video. Detu is now expanding its line with the F4 Plus, which appears to be a renamed model of the F4 pro (it’s also viable that the F4 Pro is a nevertheless-higher model).

Comes Prepared with four 200 degree fisheye lenses, the DetuStitch software stitches the pictures together into a continuing 360º view. The digital camera additionally capabilities an Ethernet port and wireless 2.4 and 5G connectivity for stay streaming. The 4800mAh battery gives up to a 120 minutes of non-stop taking pictures and the charging base can charge two batteries at the same time. Audio is likewise supported with two built-in microphones.

Detu F4 Plus

Hardware Specifications

Image sensor: Sony IMX117
Main chip: Ambarella A12S75
Lens: Fisheye, f/2.2, 2.0mm effective focal length, 200º single field of view, 360°×360° panoramic range
Storage: 256MB Nand Flash; microSD card support
Interface: USB 3.0
Power supply: DC 12V/3A
Wi-Fi: 2.4G & 5.8G
Microphone: Built-in
Sound: Buzzer
Battery Capacity: 4800mAh; 2-hour

Image specifications

Video: H.264, MP4
Image: JPG
Panorama image specifications: 7680×3840
Panorama video specifications: 7680×3840 @ 30fps
Extended capacity: Single TF maximum supports 128G

Detu F4 Plus Price

As one would expect, with specs and functionality like that the F4 Plus isn’t going to be cheap and it will have an MSRP of $2599.99 USD. If you are really interested and can foot the bill, you can sign up on Detu’s website to be notified of updates. But if you still want more efficient then this, then the GoPro Fusion is the only one that’s just right, revealed at government conferences 2017.

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