SEATTLE, July 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VIEVU, the industry leader in body worn video (BWV) for Law Enforcement today announced availability of its VIEVU², the first ruggedized, wearable video camera for "Prosumers" and the professional workforce built on the same military-grade technology used by law enforcement and government agencies. The VIEVU² camera protects against erroneous accountability/liability, efficiently and accurately documents claims, and mitigates workplace theft while C-level and other executives can use it to document meetings or other important employee interactions.
Milled from a solid block of aluminum, VIEVU² withstands the bumps/bruises of daily use and can be worn on a belt, lapel, pocket, or other places bulkier cameras simply don't fit. The camera's professional appearance and functionality make it ideal for applications including: private security, general contractors, insurance adjusters, facilities maintenance, fleet management, inspectors, and technicians; who can all now utilize the same camera technology trusted by law enforcement.
VIEVU² records in three configurable settings up to full 1080p HD resolution and features a proven law enforcement "one switch" design for quick activation even while wearing gloves. Footage can be streamed to a smartphone using the VIEVU² mobile app. The video can then be reviewed, stored, and shared without requiring a computer.
- High dynamic microphone
- 16 GB internal storage
- 802.11 Live Video Streaming
- Waterproof (IPX5)
- Remarkably small and lightweight (2.4 oz)
"At VIEVU, our sole focus is to make the best body worn video cameras on the market. With VIEVU², businesses can augment their existing stationary camera systems by using body worn video to document interactions with customers or other employees and protect themselves from liability," said Steve Ward, VIEVU CEO and founder.
VIEVU is the market leader of wearable cameras for police, corrections, campus and private security. VIEVU's cameras meet the demands of public safety, are preferred because of their ease of use, rugged and durable design.
Made for Cops by Cops, VIEVU is the leader in body worn video (BWV), providing a secure, high-resolution video cameras for law enforcement, security, emergency medical services and retailers. Built on police experience, VIEVU body worn video cameras are used by more than 4000 law enforcement agencies in 16 countries. VIEVU received the highest score in an evaluation of body worn video by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. For information please visit www.vievu.com.