REPLAY XD Introduces XD1080 Pro Shooter Accessories

by Brian Mullin on January 14, 2013

Replay
XD has been sort of quiet lately, but with the new release of the
ReView HD video monitor, dive housing, RePower 2200 and 2400 battery
packs, and the RePower Rapid XD charger, they come out with a big bang.

Replay
XD makes some excellent cameras, and I had recently tested their top of
the line XD1080 POV video camera. I found the XD1080 to have an
excellent form and usage factor, exemplified by the power/record
buttons, vibration feedback and small and light size. Since you don’t
have an external display device, you needed to guesstimate the proper
lens rotation and tilt of the camera, which is best accomplished using
the alignment lines on the lens, and matching them perpendicular to the
horizon. With the new ReView display, you can set the proper alignment,
and view and listen to your recorded footage. The large HD screen
measures in at 4.3 inches, has a slew of input and output ports, and
weights 6.5 ounces.

Thoughts => This looks like a really nice
display, and it allows you to look at footage in full HD glory. Since it
accepts an HDMI input, you can use this display for not only the Replay
XD cameras, but other vendor POV cameras. This will make in the field
usage really nice, especially on road trips when you don’t have to pull
out the big laptop computer to check out your recordings. I am looking
forward to trying out the ReView and seeing how the new battery
accessories assist in using their cameras.




ReView Full HD Display
Record… ReView

  • ReView
    Field Monitor is a 4.3 inch HDMI monitor, perfect for any shooter,
    featuring instant HDMI video connection, allowing you to frame your shot
    live and replay your footage after recording.

Pro Monitor, Not So Pro Proce

  • ReView
    Field Monitor packs a punch with many Pro level features all built into
    a lightweight monitor, including a large LCD screen, audio-out, volume
    control, brightness control, and HDMI connectivity allowing for
    extremely flexible viewing, all without adding unneeded bulk to the Replay XD1080. ReView Field Monitor was priced to be added to any shooters gear bag.

Mount It, Hold It

  • There
    are 3 built-in, 1/4-20 tripod mounts on the bottom right, left, and
    center of the ReView, allowing for flexible mounting with your existing
    gear. You can also hold-in-hand or stand-up the ReView with the
    removable ergonomic handle.

HDMI and Full HD

  • ReView’s HDMI input is fully compatible with the world renowned Replay XD1080, DSLR’s, RED, large sensor camcorders, POV cameras, and other Full HD cameras with HDMI 1080p 30 or 1080i 60 output.
  • ReView
    Field Monitor is perfect for utilizing Live View and Playback from your
    Replay XD1080. Just plug-in the HDMI cable and get instant Live View
    from your camera all without the headache of pairing or syncing to
    another device.
  • ReView Field Monitor features a brilliant wide
    screen display, with brightness adjustment to fine-tune your picture
    whether if you’re shooting indoors or outside.

Shoot and ReView, All Day

  • The
    ReView Field Monitor features a built-in battery that lasts almost
    all-day. You can charge the ReView with a standard Mini USB cable or the
    USB cable that is supplied with your Replay XD1080. We also have a Rapid Charge USB cable available for an even quicker charge.

Adjustable Audio

  • Built-in
    Audio Jack: ReView Field Monitor has a 3.5mm audio-out jack so you can
    listen to your audio during Live View or Playback to make sure the audio
    levels are just right.
  • Built-in Speaker: You can also listen to
    your footage live through the built-in speaker, making it easy to show
    off your footage instantly.

Technical Specifications:

Display TFT-LCD Color Display
Screen Size 4.3 Inch
Resolution 480 x 272
Video Full HD Compatible Input
HDMI Composite Video Input 1.0Vp-p
NTSC / PAL Auto Recognition
Audio Built-in Speaker (Mono)
Stereo Analog Audio Jack (Stereo)
Controls On/Off
Volume
Brightness
Power Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
3.7V 3000 mAh
DC 5V 1A Input
Ports HDMI 1.3a Input
-Live HD Video
USB 2.0 Mini
-Charge
USB 2.0 Mini 8-pin
-Charge
3.5mm Audio Jack
-Audio Output
Size 120 mm Width x 87 mm Height x 27 mm Depth
4.7 in Width x 3.4 in Height x 1.06 in Depth
with Grip Handle
126.5 mm Width x 87 mm Height x 67.5 mm Depth
4.9 in Width x 3.4 in Height x 2.7 in Depth
Weight 184 grams (including battery)
6.5 ounces
with Grip Handle
224 grams (including battery)
7.9 ounces
Compatibility Replay XD1080
HD Camera with HDMI Output up to 1920 x 1080p @ 30Hz, 1920 x 1080i @ 60Hz

PRESS RELEASE

REPLAY XD Launches XD1080 Pro Shooter Accessories, Expanding its Serious Solution based lineup.

REPLAY
XD Unveils New HD Monitor, Battery Packs, Deep Dive Waterproof Case,
Rapid Charger to once again prove they build Tools not Toys…

  • ReView 1080p Video Monitor for live HDMI viewing and video playback
  • Deep Dive Housing for full waterproof capability up to 60 meters
  • RePower 2200 $ 4400 battery packs add an additional 3+ to 6+ hours of recording time
  • RePower Rapid XD Charger shortens charging time by 50%.

Newbury Park, Calif. (November, 2012)
– Since the launch of the Replay XD1080 camera, the video engineering
& design team at Replay XD have put together a group of dream
accessories to give users everything they would need for any shooting
situation. The new four-inch ReView HD Monitor, Deep Dive Housing,
RePower battery packs and RePower Rapid Charger make the XD1080 the most
accessory packed camera systems available anywhere.

The
Replay XD ReView is an easy to use 4-inch display for the XD1080 camera
that features an HDMI-in port to use it as a viewfinder for your camera
or to playback footage. The ReView has a built in eight hour battery
but also includes additional ports for Audio out, connection to RePower
battery packs or standard USB or micro USB AC power for charging.

For
watersports and divers, Replay XD has also launched its all new XD1080
waterproof deep dive housing. The housing is built from high impact
polycarbonate and gives your RePlay XD 1080 the ability to film down to
60 meters while still offering complete control of Power on/off REC
start/stop, resolution and the frames per second buttons. The housing
also features an optional Glass Pro Lens Cap allowing replaceable
colored filter glass for deep water color correction.

Whether
you’re out on a long trail ride, needing a field battery backup or are
charging through an endurance race, sometimes you need the extra battery
life to capture every second. Replay XD now has the RePower 2200 and
4400 lithium-ion external battery packs that easily connect to your
XD1080 camera through an optional ultra lightweight shorty or long
harness. These packs offer users an extra 3+ or 6+ hours of extended
battery life and include a remote audio input jack. These RePower Packs
can easily be used as a charging backup for cameras and other devices.

Also part of the new RePower line is the Rapid XD charger that shortens normal charge by 50%.
“At
RePlay XD we are racers and sports enthusiasts ourselves. We’re
constantly creating products that expand what you can do with your
XD1080 cameras,” We’re solution driven and build tools, not toys”, said
Replay XD President John Spar. “Our goal is to solve common POV-camera
user needs with intuitive, cutting edge solutions and our latest line of
accessories does just that.”

For more information on accessory pricing and the XD1080 camera system visit the Replay XD website at www.replayxd.com.

About Replay XD
Replay XD was designed by a group of racing professionals with over 50
years of experience in the high performance racing industry. The
development team saw the need for ultra-lightweight cameras that could
capture never before seen video footage from the most extreme racing and
action environments on earth. The Replay XD1080 has been put through
the most grueling conditions possible and has come out unscathed with
crystal clear footage. Replay XD’s goal is to bring you the most
technologically advanced recording systems available today.

Source – Cory Burns of Kahn Media

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