SeaLife Cameras has unveiled the SportDiver, the corporate’s first underwater housing for the Apple iPhone. The housing, which communicates wirelessly along with your cellphone by way of Bluetooth Low Power, is suitable with the newest iPhone 11 and 11 Professional Max, but additionally fashions again to the iPhone 7/7 Plus. The housing works in live performance with SeaLife’s SportDiver digital camera app (requires iOS 12 or newer), which may be downloaded without cost from the App Retailer. The app permits you to zoom, regulate publicity compensation, tweak white steadiness, shoot RAW, and change between photograph and video modes.
Depth-rated to 130 ft, the polycarbonate housing options a big shutter lever, 4 rear management buttons, a entrance window made out of optical grade glass, a cam-lock sealing latch, and a vacuum valve. A moisture alarm and vacuum stress alarm make sure that the chance of flooding your valuable smartphone is minimized. Energy to the housing is equipped by two AAA batteries, which SeaLife says are good for 50 hours of steady use. The housing ships with a purple color-correction filter, which may be connected or eliminated underwater.
Obtainable in November 2020, the SportDiver will retail for $300. Additionally accessible would be the SportDiver Professional 2500 Set, which bundles the housing with tray, grip and Sea Dragon 2500 photograph/video gentle for $650.
SeaLife Launches New Underwater Housing for iPhone®
MOORESTOWN, NJ – SeaLife is introducing a brand new compact and light-weight underwater housing for Apple’s iPhone. The brand new SeaLife SportDiver housing will enable divers to take photographs and video with their iPhone right down to 130 ft, or 40 meters. The SportDiver can encase iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 8, Eight Plus, X, Xr, Xs, Xs Max, 11, 11 Professional Max, and SE (2nd Gen) fashions. The heavy-duty housing is constructed of polycarbonate, stainless-steel, aluminum and optical grade glass. And whereas the SportDiver housing is “heavy responsibility”, it’s not heavy, weighing lower than 1.5 kilos (641 grams), and is light-weight for touring, and affords virtually impartial buoyancy in water, relying on which iPhone mannequin is used.
The SportDiver is simple to carry and use and affords a big shutter lever and rear management buttons for simple operation, even with dive gloves. Snorkelers and divers can get extra inventive with their photographs or video shot by utilizing superior digital camera settings. Alter Zoom, Publicity (EV), Auto/Handbook Focus, White Steadiness, Tint, Lens choice, RAW+JPEG mode, Dwell Picture and Background Blur (on accessible iPhone fashions).
The SportDiver housing contains the free SeaLife SportDiver digital camera app for iOS 12 and up, and in contrast to different smartphone housing apps, there aren’t any annoying in-app purchases or advertisements. You possibly can simply change between photograph and video mode. The SportDiver App makes use of the iPhone digital camera expertise native to every iPhone® mannequin.
The App Playback mode exhibits full dimension photographs and movies with vertical thumbnail strip to simply find your photographs. Movies begin enjoying routinely when chosen. All recordsdata are additionally saved to iPhone Digicam Roll. The SportDiver housing routinely connects to your iPhone and the SportDiver app utilizing Bluetooth® Low Power (LE) 5 wi-fi expertise. No cables or buttons contact the cellphone and affords ultra-low energy consumption for each the cellphone and the housing, which is powered by two AAA batteries that final over 50 hours of steady use.
For enhanced imaging outcomes, a detachable underwater color-correction filter is included with the SportDiver which restores pure underwater colours. The filter is definitely connected or eliminated underwater and features a security tether to stop loss. The SportDiver housing options triple 1/4-20 tripod mounts for mounting to any gentle or gentle tray with normal tripod threads resembling SeaLife’s personal vary of Sea Dragon underwater photograph/video lights. SeaLife additionally affords the SportDiver and Sea Dragon underwater gentle mixed, dubbed the “SportDiver Professional 2500 Set”.
For the cellphone’s security and safety, the SportDiver has a sturdy holding spring and rubber grip tabs that securely maintain the iPhone® in place and add shock safety. The SportDiver has “Twin Leak Alarms,” an inside moisture alarm and a vacuum stress alarm, which alert the diver with on-screen warnings, audio and LED sign within the unlikely occasion the waterproof seal is compromised and there’s a lack of housing stress or moisture is detected. The door of the SportDiver is sealed with a TPE O-ring and a sturdy cam-lock sealing latch that simply and securely locks the waterproof door. To stop inside fogging from residual moisture, the SportDiver makes use of the anti-fogging agent “Moisture Muncher” capsule, which prevents fogging and inside condensation.
Deliveries of the SportDiver iPhone housing are deliberate to start out in November 2020.
|SL400||SportDiver Underwater Housing for iPhone||$299.95|
|SL401||SportDiver Professional 2500 Set with Sea Dragon 2500 underwater gentle||$649.95|
Included with SeaLife SportDiver, Mannequin SL400:
Included with SeaLife SportDiver Professional 2500 Set, Mannequin SL401: