Wear your sunglasses not just for sun-ban but HD recording too

October 27, 2012 Gaurav Sood Gear

Have you ever imagined of wearing sunglasses which can record videos for you? If there were any, it would simply eliminate the need of carrying a video recording camera and I must be kidding! No, actually I am not, because Hammacher Schlemmer have brought sunglasses that not only record videos but record them in high definition (HD). These polarized sunglasses record high-definition video right from the wearer’s point of view. There is a pinhole-sized 720p lens in the bridge of the frame that can captures 1280 x 720 HD video at 35 fps across a 72 degree wide angle. The sunglasses have built-in microphone that records stereo sound and the sunglasses can also capture 8 megapixel still photos with just a soft touch of a button. The video recording is done in AVI format and the internal 4 GB memory stores up to one hour of video. An integrated MicroSD slot can accommodate a 16 GB memory card (not included) that can hold four hours of recordings.

The battery is rechargeable & enables up to four hours of video recording after having charged for eight-hours. The video recording components are fully water resistant so can be used in any weather conditions, the lenses are impact resistant. These sunglasses weigh nearly an ounce and come in a package that includes a USB cable for playing videos on a computer, a zippered carrying case, and a lens-cleaning cloth. 7 1/2″ L x 3 1/2″ H. (1 1/3 oz). These HD Video Recording Sunglasses priced at $ 169.95 + $6.95 shipping charges; comes with The Hammacher Schlemmer Lifetime Guarantee. If you are not satisfied with this product; you may return it for exchange, credit, or refund.