Insta360 releases new 360° camera – the X3
The world leader in consumer 360° cameras, Shenzhen’s Insta360, has just released a new camera. It’s a step up from the popular ONE X2, featuring new sensors, better resolution and new features.
This is the next logical evolution in what had been the ONE series. First came the ONE, then the ONE X, followed by the ONE X2. Now, Insta 360 has ditched the “ONE” and upped the ante with the X3. The specs look impressive on paper, and the new camera has some pretty nifty features that will appeal to action/adventure types, social media creators – and anyone else who likes the post-production versatility that quality 360 cameras offer.
The big picture
First off, that’s what 360 cameras do. They capture ‘the big picture’ – meaning everything in the scene, whether you’re shooting in still or video modes (though the X3 does have a trick up its sleeve here that we’ll get to later). The X3 accomplishes this with two exceedingly wide-angle lenses,…