Olympus has announced that they will be releasing the world’s first 100kg crushproof camera. Called the TOUGH TG-810, The Olympus Tough TG-810 is an armoured car of an outdoor camera, fully loaded and ready to head out on adventures over land and underwater.
The TG-810 comes with GPS and 3D shooting among its features. It manages 3D snapping with one lens by taking a picture, then when you move slightly, it snaps a second picture automatically. The device also features 720p HD video recording capability, underwater scene modes, face detection, shadow adjustment technology and many more features. This is locked away in a casing that’s as tough as they come. You can drop the TG-810 from a height of 2 metres and it’ll shrug the impact off. You can freeze it down to -10C and it’ll ask you for an ice cream.
For travelers the camera is really helpful, When you’re traveling the world, the camera acts as a tour guide, with more than 700,000 nearby geographic and natural points of interests. You can also check the latitude, longitude, altitude, shooting direction, date, time and air pressure at a glance.
The TOUGH TG-810 is expected to be available in April 2011 and will cost $399.99. It includes a Wrist Strap, WIN/Mac USB cable, Audio/Video Cable, Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery, Quick Start Guide, Instruction Manual, software CD-ROM and Warranty Card. Anyway what do you think about this new camera?