In this article, we will cover a Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam review. We have previously spoken bout spy cameras and monoculars. This camera is versatile and can be used for multiple purposes. Lets look at it in detail.
- 5MP HD video image resolution up to 1920 x 1080 at 30fps; 170 degree wide angle lens to capture all of the footage all of the time
- Internal rechargable lithium battery supporting 4hrs recording and including 4Gb Micro SD card; 1.5 inch viewfinder/review LCD, Touch panel control, Self timer, digital zoom and noise activation
- Universal mounting options inclusing flat mount, helmet side mount, body clip, Helmet strap, hook and loop closures; Up to 8MP Stills with continuous photos to allow timelapse videos
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The Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam has versatility at its core. You can get whatever you want from this camera. It can be used for various purposes. These include recreation, camping, entertainment, and emergency. The most problematic function to believe is surveillance.
Let us talk about the design. Firstly, here is something to set you back. The Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam is made out of high-quality materials. This makes the entire camera very sturdy. There, the first point itself makes you want to buy it. That is why we believe it is good wearable camera to have.
The whole device has multiple modes of operation. One o the biggest advantages is that it is handsfree. The downside to this is that it makes the tool heavy. Some handsfree cameras of similar prices are made of stainless steel. To be honest, there is not much difference between the materials. Both of them run equally well.
But a heavier fabric will give you the feeling of durability. It is an old mentality, but sometimes it might be right. The Veho Mini Handsfree Action Cam has excellent eye relief. This can range from 14.8mm to 15.8mm. You have an option to choose which one is best suited for you. This is very good for people with glasses. In fact, you might not even need to wear your glasses while using the camera. Very few companies care about those with eyeglasses.
The designers have made their cameras inclusive in that aspect. The eyecup too is really soft. It is made of good quality rubber. This gives your eyes sufficient rest while using it. The rubber is just perfect. It is not too harsh or too slimy. Another notable thing is that the eyecups are actually quite different.
You might compare it to modern eyecups, but you might be mistaken. The Veho eyecups are designed in a retro way. They are flatter. The entire design is in such a way that holding it will provide sturdiness. The 5×15 monocular is portable. It looks cute and fits nicely in your pocket. The best part is that if you are not comfortable with the eyecups, you can do without it. You can simply use the LCD screen to view the target.
There are many retailers for the Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam. Since there are few reviews on this, we had to speak to the retailers. The Mini Handsfree Action Cam has useful magnification. It can go n for about 15 inches to 18 inches. This is a great focus for a tiny camera. Moreover, just like any other camera lens, this is adjustable. It is much like CammPro body camera (check the review)
The device comes with a detailed instruction manual. This provides you with more details on this. The closest focus of the camera is about 0.6m. Instead of having one standard magnification, customers have a wide range of options. The camera has also been tested in low light surroundings as well. This was a success because they are almost like spy cameras. Obviously, they do not have night vision, but you will still be able to see everything clearly. For example, if you are at an opera or orchestra.
The camera will help you see the stage clearly from your seat. These cameras provide high-quality vision. This is one reason why they are regaining popularity. They will give you the best outlook and a smooth focus. You do not have to worry about the image resolution either. Another great feature of the monocular is the field view.
This is the amount of area the lens can cover. Very few optical devices have power like this camera. This can be the unique selling point of the product. But increased coverage led to the loss of focus as well. The lens curvature loses focus due to its wide-angle. However, the loss is not too much. It takes about 4 to 5 seconds for the lense to reestablish focus.
The Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam has a good roof prism phase. This is another thing that makes it stand out. We will cover optics related details in the following section. This is the heart and soul of the camera. You need to turn the focus ring in the desired direction to increase the focus. The overall camera has a roof prism design.
You can test this out when you purchase it. Keep the lens facing you and turn the focus ring. You will clearly see the ocular lense in motion. The lens has to be adjusted continuously. If it is left in the same setting for a long time, you will get an unclear image. You might take a while to get used to this if you are a binocular user. Many camera companies use doublers for testing.
The Veho Mini Handsfree Action Cam uses multi-coated optics. Some might not be aware of these terminologies. While testing eye-devices, engineers use what is called a ‘doubler’. This increases the magnification power of the device. Therefore the doubler is like a universal standard of comparison. If there is a lot of difference between the doubler and the device, this means that the device is not that great. Of course, this also depends on the type of difference.
Talking about the action Cam test, we found some great results. The camera proved to be one step ahead of the doubler. This is a rare phenomenon. Very limited optics can do this. You can smoothly use the scope to focus during hunts, and nature trail activities. The zooming capability of the device will leave you astonished. The image clarity is much better than you can think of. Sometimes, even soft copies of the images do not do enough justice to the monocular. Once you see it with your eyes, you will believe in its abilities.
The most distant photos can be beautifully captured by this. It helps to bring life to many adventures. Given the versatility of the camera, this feature is a need. This is the most trending one in the market. The lens is designed in such a way that you will have minimal light entering the monocular. This is what causes the high-resolution image. The magnification is ideal for the scope. The Veho Action Cam has a generous layering of protective materials and chemicals.
This is what helps the light pass through the optic. It all works in unity. The camera has a brilliant exit pupil too. It is set at 3mm, but it is adjustable. Aligning the exit pupil was also very easy. In fact, it is easier than the focus itself. This camera has good color schematics too. Usually, people are not as concerned about the accuracy of colors, but it is still a crucial area. However, low color magnification might ruin experiences for some people.
This distortion of colors is called chromatic aberration. We have found that the Veho VCC-005-MUVI-HD10 Mini Handsfree Action Cam does have some amount of chromatic aberration. However, this is really negligible. In fact, the only way you will notice this distortion is if you specifically look for it. The lease is anti-reflective. This means that if you are focusing on something bright, it will not refract on the lense. Moreover, any kind of aberration is eliminated on the LCD screen.
This feature of the camera is excellent. None of the previous spy cameras we covered, had this feature. The camera comes with a detachable clip that makes the mounting process more comfortable. You can easily attach the device to anything. For example, you can attach it to your clothes. The surface is designed in such a way that it will not slip off. The mounting is very strong. It avoids slip-offs too.
The mount helps for a perfect grip. This will make it easy to travel with. Another spectacular part about the mounting is that it can be adjusted. Of course, this is not news to you. Any kind of camera comes with an adjustable mount. What makes this camera so unique?
Well, this camera can be adjusted to about 90 degrees. This means it has a rotation angle of 90 degrees. The Veho HD10 has a heavy-duty mount function. It has an Alligator clip for security. If you are well-versed with these cameras, you will know the sturdiness of the Alligator clip. Very few cameras allow this kind of angular measure. Therefore this is one special feature of the camera.
Whatever you capture on the camera will be displayed on the screen. We will cover the details of the screen in the next section. Among other things, the Veho has an option for hands-free control. Another hand-free camera that you can get is Pyle camera (see the review). This means that it can be operated via a remote. This is a leap ahead in the world of cameras and surveillance. Some of the other cameras from the same category have a different mounting option. They have the Spring clip, instead of the Alligator clip. Regardless of the type, the feature still functions the same way.
The LCD Screen
This is an essential feature of the camera. The LCD screen is where you can see all that you have captured. Unlike other cameras, you can alter the stuff you capture. In case you are not satisfied with a picture or a video, you can retake it. The LCD screen is about 1.5 inches. It has great color quality. The chromatic aberration is eliminated here. Therefore, Once you take the picture, you can see it on the device. The clarity and resolution of the LCD screen are commendable. The LCD screen also comes with a screen-cast option.
This means that you can change and shift screens. The screencast option is a new phenomenon. This means that you can share your screen onto another device. This is great for viewing pictures on a larger screen. The LCD screen that comes with the camera is in-built. It has a fixed dimension. The storage space can be altered, but the quality of the screen cannot. However, there won’t be a point where you will need to change the screen. The LCD screen has always got great reviews from customers.
Another critical aspect of a good nanny camera is memory. These cameras can be switched on only when you need them. Usually, the exhaustive limit is four and a half hours. In case you are using it as a spy camera, you will have to keep it on throughout the day. The storage of this camera is not a problem. You can keep switching and changing memory cards as they get full. The device itself comes with some amount of storage space. The good part about the camera is that you can have an extensive memory.
The device itself comes with around a card reader and 14 GB worth space. Aside from this, you can insert an SD memory card in the device. This SD card is different from the ones we use on our phones. You will have to purchase this separately. You will need a maximum of 128GB SD cards. If you change the video quality, you can adjust the space. Lower-quality videos will save space. The higher the video resolution, it will drain space from the memory card.