ION Air Pro Lite
The ION Air Pro Lite comes in a bullet-like design with metal tube chassis which is unique from the rest of action cameras. The camera is formed in a such a way that you don’t need any case or housing to take it underwater, it is waterproof up to 30 meters by default and can start recording right away with a slide of the switch.
The best thing about the tube style cameras is that they are not bulky. You can mount on the side of your helmet using available helmet mounts, unlike GoPro which you have to wear using a helmet band on top of your head so if you are into sports where you have to do flips and crazy stunts, the ION Air Pro Lite will be a better option because it is non-obstructive.
The ION Air Pro Lite is a 1080p HD video camera proper for just about anything, thanks to its aerodynamic tube like design. It waterproof without any casing and is one of those rugged cameras which you can take anywhere, because of its unique design. Even it’s lens is covered by a glass with screws which shows that you can replace it. If it gets scratched or damaged.
It is Waterproof up to 10 meters (30ft) without any outer case required and have 5 MP Lens with 170° angle field of view, and can record 1080p at 30fps and 720p at 60fps for those slow-mo smooth recording. With simple one-touch recording and Wi-Fi PODZ™ (included with Air Pro™ Lite Wi-Fi only), you’ll be ready to shoot and share your content to all your favorite social sites in real time.
You can also take photos while shooting video with a secondary button which is a great feature.
iON Air Pro Lite has a sleek metal tube design, 5 Megapixel CMOS Sensor that can record Full HD Video at 1080p 30 frames per second and HD Video at 720p with 60 frames per second rate. It has 170˚ wide angle field of view and also has photo mode which allows you to take pictures in Single, Burst-shot, and Timelapse mode.
The battery is built in but can last for 2.5 hours which is remarkably good compared to other options which offer 70 minutes of recording time. The best thing about this model is the Wi-Fi PODZ™ which allows you to both control and stream using the app and wifi.
iON Air Pro Accessories:
The accessories come in the high quality finished aluminum tin which includes helmet mount, L-Shaped ball joint mount, adhesive pad for the helmet, USB charging cable, small tripod, and metal lock key.
AirPro has a definite advantage over its competitors because it is waterproof by default where other cameras need separate housing for waterproofing. It also has a great battery life and is very rugged. It is also very easy to use with a slide switch used for instant recording, so once you mount on your helmet, you can use it with gloves quickly.
The video quality is excellent at both 30 and 60 frame rate; the lens is the wide angle which most enthusiasts look for to show more background in their stunts with slow-mo clips. Overall it is an excellent action camera with a nice balance between the performance, features, and PRICE.