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Axis Communications introduces “body worn camera for everyone”

Axis Communications announces AXIS W101 Body Worn Camera. Calling the new wearable, “the body worn camera for everyone”, Axis Communications has designed a body worn camera that makes the advantages of body worn recording technology available to a wide array of new sectors and markets. AXIS W101 is available in two colours – white for discretion and black for when deterrence is a priority – making it compatible with more applications. The included mobile app for viewing and labelling in the field makes it ideal for anyone wanting fast, easy access to video.

The camera offers improved image and audio quality with exceedingly sharp images in every frame and clear audio with noise suppression. It delivers more natural colours with less noise in low light scenes as well as enhanced contrast and sharpness, and it ensures less motion blur thanks to shorter shutter times. It also features an improved mounting area for steady recordings in any situation. In addition, voice enhancer amplifies voice content for perceptible speech.

Compared to its predecessor, AXIS W101 supports more GNSS systems including GPS, Glonass, and Galileo and delivers improved location tracking. Featuring a large, easy-to-reach button, it starts recordings with a single tap.  Additionally, it buffers up to 90 seconds before its activated so the whole encounter is captured. Based on open standards, this body worn camera offers easy integration with AXIS Camera Station and AXIS Case Insight as well as with third-party VMS and EMS, either on-site or in the cloud.

Key features include:

  • Always sharp video and clear audio
  • Operating time of up to 17 hours
  • KlickFast System
  • Location tracking
  • 3-year warranty

This cost-efficient camera has an operating time of up to 17 hours with over 12 hours at 1080p. It charges on-the-go with any USB-C charger. Axis Zipstream technology makes it possible to store as much footage as needed without compromising video quality. AXIS W101 complies with FBI standards for cybersecurity with end-to-end encryption. Furthermore, Axis Edge Vault protects the Axis device ID and simplifies authorization of Axis devices on the network.

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