Giroptic

  • Giroptic iO puts a live-streaming 360 camera onto your iPhone

    Giroptic iO puts a live-streaming 360 camera onto your iPhone

    A couple of weeks ago, we saw an Indiegogo campaign launch from Insta360 for an Android-only 360 camera accessory that attached to the headphone jack of the phone. As with most VR-related (and headphone jack-related) things, iPhone users were left in the cold. Today, Giroptic is introducing a camera that brings 360 photo and video capture to the iPhone, along with instant stitching that… Read More

  • Giroptic Is Building The GoPro For Virtual Reality

    Giroptic Is Building The GoPro For Virtual Reality

    French startup Giroptic just raised $4.5 million for a new kind of action camera. Giroptic looks like a GoPro, but if you look closely, you can notice three different cameras. The egg-shaped 360cam captures everything around you, making it the perfect camera for virtual reality headsets. Read More

  • Giroptic 360-Degree Camera Smashes Past Half A Million Raised On Kickstarter

    Giroptic 360-Degree Camera Smashes Past Half A Million Raised On Kickstarter

    The nascent market for 360-degree cameras is getting more crowded. Meet Giroptic, which joins the likes of Bublcam, Centr Cam and Panono in building hardware to capture a more fuller picture of what’s going on around you. Read More

  • The Girocam is not a 360° camera. OK, yes it is.

    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a 360° camera! Although I personally think it looks a little like a funky speaker/sound system… Equipped with three 10 million pixel sensors and 3 fish-eye objective lenses covering 180° each, the Girocam is the new 360° camera produced by Lille-based company Giroptic. Contrary to most traditional solutions that use a spherical mirror, this… Read More