Updated 26 May 2016

Garmin

VIRB X

Snapshot: The Garmin VIRB X weighs 150g without the case, but with no image stabilisation. How well does it perform?

VIRB X
Consumer score
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Average price

$440

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Key data

Model

Average price
$440

Specifications

Weight (g)
150
Weight in housing (g)
na
Dimensions (cm)
7.8 x 6.7 x 3.7
Dimensions in housing (cm)
na
Minimum/maximum operating temperature
-20° / 45°
Water immersion depth (without/with case, m)
50 / na
Ingress protection (IP) rating
Not stated
Submersible case
Unavailable
Highest picture resolution
4032x3024
Main video codec
MPEG-4
Minutes/GB (highest quality)
5
Optical zoom range
1
Digital zoom range

Not stated

Sensor size
1/2.3

Features

Image stabiliser

No

Monitor
Touchscreen

No

Remote control
×
USB port
HDMI output
×
Microphone input
×
Photo capture
Time-lapse
Slow-motion recording
Autofocus
×
White balance adjustable
Dedicated video capture button
Windfilter cut off
×
Mono audio microphone
Stereo audio microphone
×
GPS
Wireless link (WiFi etc)
Buttons accessible when in case

na

Full display readable in case

na

Attachments

Headband or goggle
×
Helmet
Multidirectional mount
×
Surface-mount (non-adhesive)
×
Bike-mount (non-adhesive)

No

×