The Canon IVY REC is a waterproof and shockproof outdoor camera that clips to a belt or bag or slips into a pocket. Made for adventure, the lightweight and wearable camera has still and video capabilities while being waterproof and shockproof.
The Canon IVY REC comes in three colors, Riptide (Blue), Avocado (Green) and Dragon Fruit (Pink), and is priced at £119.99 / $129.99 in the UK and US respectively. It will be available in late October 2019.
Canon UK Press Release
Waterproof* and Shockproof**: The Canon IVY REC activity camera embodies the spirit of the great outdoors
Capture your life on the go, with the fun and easy to use Canon IVY REC
United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, Thursday 10th October 2019: Designed to capture the spirit of the great outdoors, the Canon IVY REC is a fun and easy to use activity camera, that clips to a belt, bag or slips into a pocket seamlessly. Waterproof* and shockproof**, the rugged Canon IVY REC is made to go where the moment takes you. Packed with a host of features, including Full HD video shooting at 1080p up to 60fps, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® connectivity and USB charging, the Canon IVY REC is the activity camera that just wants to have fun.
Weighing only 90 grams, the Canon IVY REC features 13.0 Megapixels, allowing adventure seekers to capture quality images and Full HD videos to a microSD card. Waterproof to a depth of 2 metres for 30 minutes and designed to withstand an impact from up to 2 metres, this lightweight and portable camera is equipped to survive the elements and challenging environments. What’s more, there is no screen to crack as the clip doubles as a viewfinder and can be attached to a belt, bag or lanyard for easy access, making it the perfect camera for thrill seekers.
From skiing, skateboarding, water sports or mountain biking, this robust camera is designed to handle extreme sports or more leisurely outdoor activities with ease. Its Wi-Fi and Bluetooth® connectivity allows social media savvy users to instantly share their images and videos using the free Canon Mini Cam*** app with compatible iOS and Android devices. The app features fun image editing and Remote Live View capability, enabling users to view their images or videos wirelessly from the camera’s perspective.
Available in four eye-catching and vibrant colours: Dragon fruit (Pink), Avocado (Green), Stone (Grey) and Riptide (Blue), this fun camera is the perfect accessory for those seeking to capture and share spontaneous moments with the world, without risking damage to a smartphone.
Complementing the popular Canon Zoemini range, the Canon IVY REC forms part of an exciting and innovative line-up of products, specifically designed for a young and connected generation. By focusing on fun, ease of use and affordability, Canon is committed to producing world-class products that enable content creators to unleash their creativity and share their experiences.
To benefit from an exclusive introductory offer, customers can now register their interest online. Be one of the first to own the Canon IVY REC when it goes on sale, by registering here:
Canon IVY REC Pricing
The Canon IVY REC is going on sale with the following RSPs: £119.99 / €129.99
Canon IVY REC Key Features
- Full HD video shooting at 1080p up to 60 fps
- Record Full HD videos
- 13.0 Megapixels
- Capture amazing details, colours and tones
- Wi-Fi capability and Bluetooth connectivity
- For online image sharing and remote control
- Waterproof* capabilities
- Let you capture videos and images underwater at a depth of 2 metres for up to 30 minutes
- Shockproof** capabilities
- Designed to withstand impacts from up to 2 metres
- USB Charging and microSD card
- All the convenience of USB charging and microSD card storage
- Portable and rugged design
- To capture life’s special moments anywhere, anytime
- Canon Mini Cam*** App
- Remote Live View for capturing images and videos
- Transfer images and videos from Canon IVY REC to smartphone
- All the fun of editing images and videos
*Waterproof up to 30 minutes at a depth of 2 metres in fresh water (IP68 rating).
** Shockproof up to 2 metres. The shock resistant testing methods are unique to this product and do not guarantee again damage or malfunction of the product.
***Editing and sharing requires download of the Canon Mini Cam app, available for free on the App Store and at Google Play, on a compatible mobile device paired with the Canon IVY REC via Bluetooth®. Compatible with mobile devices running iOS 11 or later, and Android devices running Android 5.1 or later.
Canon USA Press Release
THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER AND NOW YOU CAN “REC” IT WITH NEW CANON IVY REC CLIPPABLE OUTDOOR CAMERA
MELVILLE, N.Y., October 10, 2019 – Your activity of choice should not limit you on your quest to #RECtheWorld – from jumping on a trampoline, biking down a mountainside, screaming on a roller coaster or feeling the beat at a music festival. Down for just about anything, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce the IVY REC Clippable Outdoor Camera. Made to go anywhere while capturing those larger-than-life moments – this new camera is made for adventure.
IVY REC Specs
Great for the outdoors, the clippable and wearable design allows users to wear it on a belt or bag and the clip doubles as a viewfinder – eliminating the potential to crack a screen. Simple to use with one click capture for both photos and videos, the IVY REC pairs with the optional Canon Mini Cam app1. When paired with a compatible mobile device2 such as a smartphone, you can keep informed about important settings including battery life of the IVY REC camera, remaining image capacity for the MicroSD card, video recording resolution (720p or 1080p)3, and image size. You can also use the app as a live viewfinder to capture photos and videos, and even use it as a remote shutter with a timer. For photos and videos, the app lets you wirelessly transfer them to your compatible mobile device to print and share. The go-anywhere camera is also waterproof4, shockproof5 and lightweight.
“We have learned a lot about the IVY customer since we launched our first IVY product over a year ago –their unique shopping habits and what’s important to them when it comes to consumer technology products,” said Kazuto Ogawa, president and chief operating officer, Canon U.S.A., Inc. “We’ve worked tirelessly to implement this knowledge into the next generation of IVY products, the IVY REC, offering the younger generation consumer the opportunity to go where the moment takes them and capture them in an instant.”
The Canon IVY REC comes in three colors: Riptide (Blue), Avocado (Green) and Dragon Fruit (Pink) and is scheduled to be available in October 2019 at an estimated retail price of $129.99*. For more information, please visit usa.canon.com.
†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.
1 Use of the optional Canon Mini Cam app requires compatible device to be connected to the Canon IVY REC via Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi®. The Canon Mini Cam app is available for free on the App Store and at Google Play. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Mini Cam app. Compatible with mobile devices running iOS 11 or later, and Android devices running Android 5.1 or later.
2 Transfer of photos and videos requires Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to connect and pair with a compatible smart device, along with the use of the free Canon Mini Cam app, available on the App Store or Play. Compatible with iOS® versions 11 or above, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.1 or above. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Mini Cam app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.
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3 Default video setting is 720p at 30fps. Setting can be changed to 1080p through the Canon Mini Cam app. Note: 1080p video is not supported for Live View. Maximum continuous video length is 10 minutes.
4 Waterproof to 2m/6.6 ft. for up to 30 minutes, based on IP68 testing. Tested in freshwater only. If exposed to non-freshwater, rinsing immediately with freshwater is recommended.
5 Shockproof up to 6.6 ft./2m. The shock resistant testing methods are unique to this product and do not guarantee against damage or malfunction of the product.
*Availability, price and specifications are subject to change without notice. Actual prices are set by individual dealers and may vary.