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First Look: Contour ROAM2 - Same Price, More Fun

You asked for it, they did it. Contour's new ROAM2 packs more bunch for the same buck. Major upgrades from the original ROAM include the ability to record at 60 frames per second in 720p, four snazzy anodized color options, and tuned video quality.

First Look: Contour ROAM2 - Same Price, More Fun

Just like it's predecessor, the ROAM2 is made to be simple and quick. Contour's Instant On-Record switch helps ensure it's ready to roll when you are. It's also waterproof to one meter, which these fun lovers took full advantage of while making this promo video (be sure to enable HD):

Contour ROAM 2 Features and Specs:

  • Red, blue, green, and black color options
  • Locking Instant On-Record switch
  • Compatible with all Contour camera mounts
  • 3.5 Hour Battery Life
  • 270° rotating lens
  • 170° Wide Angle Lens
  • 32GB microSD Compatible
  • 4GB microSD Memory Card Included
  • Waterproof to one meter
  • Built-in Tripod (1/4" - 20) Mount
  • Laser Alignment
  • USB Connection
  • Full HD Mode - 1920 x 1080 @ 30/25fps
  • Tall HD Mode - 1280 x 960 @ 30/25fps
  • Action HD Mode - 1280 x 720 @ 60/30/25fps
  • Photo Mode: Every 1, 3, 5, 10, 30, or 60 seconds
  • 5MP Sensor
  • Codec - H.264/AAC / File Type - MOV
  • AAC Audio Compression

Photo: Blake Jorgenson

The Contour ROAM2 should be available October 21st on www.contour.com, Best Buy, Amazon, and at some retailers for $199.99.

Interested in something with more bells and whistles? Check out the fully loaded Contour+2.

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