Insta360 One R Action Camera Review
with the Insta360 One R comes Insta360 with a unique versatile action camera. The Insta360 One R line is aimed at anyone who wants to take good 360-degree photos and videos and offers options for beginners, enthusiasts and professional filmmakers alike. Depending on your own wishes, you can combine the camera's modules until you have a set-up that does exactly what you want. The Insta360 One R is therefore the first modular action camera that allows you to decide for yourself what you want to do with it.
What is the Insta360 One R?
The Insta360 Pro One R consists of a small housing with and a built-in 6-axis gyroscope. This ensures that all camera movements can be recorded smoothly and stably. It is possible with the camera to make a direct connection with your smartphone. This allows you to immediately see which photos you have taken, you can share or stream the images immediately and it is even possible to make the first edits. In the future, it is expected that the camera can be livestreamed to your smartphone via a 5G network. The Insta360 One R camera has a bluetooth 4.0 connection and with the 5G receiver is well future-proof.
The different Insta360 One R variants
The Insta360 One R can be put together modularly with different accessories. The action camera can be ordered in three variants: the 4K Edition, the Twin Edition and the 1-Inch Edition. All editions have the same base and battery module, but differ in the lens used.
The Insta360 One R 4K Edition features a 4K Wide-Angle camera lens. with this lens makes it possible to shoot 4K images on a wide field. The basic module consists of a touchscreen screen and a modular battery as standard.
The Insta360 One R Twin Edition consists of the Insta360 One R base module with built-in battery and touchscreen display, and a 4K camera module and 360-degree camera module. The 360-degree camera module is where the Insta 360 One R really stands out. This module has 2 pcs 200 ° lenses to take 360 degree videos and photos. The 4K module has a special lens for recording wide-angle photos and videos.
The Insta360 One R 1-Inch Edition features a special Leica lens with a larger sensor. Due to the larger sensor, the images you with make with this camera are of even higher quality. The Insta360 One R 1-Inch Edition is the first action camera with with a sensor of this size and quality.
Insta360 One R features
The new Insta360 One R cameras have a number of unique functions. Insta360 has responded to the needs and wishes of the customers. A lot of effort has been put into ease of use and image quality, even in difficult shooting conditions such as bad weather or during the action.
The basic camera module of the Insta360 One R has its own FlowState Stabilization. This ensures that images are displayed as smoothly and naturally as possible. In the Insta360 app you will find all kinds of useful programs that can help you with choose the right images. For example, the Auto Frame function with helps you choose the best images, you can use with Cinematic Slo-Mo a cool slow-motion at the right time and it is possible to easily create stabilized hyperlapses. with Color Plus it is also possible to edit the colors and details of the photo, so that you can get a beautiful color palette even on the darkest days.
The battery capacity of the Insta360 One R base module is 1190 mAh. A full battery lasts about 70 minutes. You can fully charge the battery with and a USB-C cable in 65 minutes. All Insta360 One R editions have a micro SD card slot for UHS-1 V30 SD cards up to 256GB.
The compact action camera offers a surprisingly high image quality, making the images good to use for making a VR or 360 degree video. The free Insta360 software lends itself extremely well to providing an accessible way for everyone to start with editing the images.