You know a new travel tech product is going to be good when its launched and backed by adventurers and for adventurers. NexGear is a tech startup in Mumbai with a focus on developing seamlessly wearable devices. It is driven by a core vision to better the way people capture and share their adventures. Made up of a bunch of travel, adventure, and photography enthusiasts who also happen to be engineers and designers – NexGear is more of a family where each member contributes in their own unique way to build world-class innovative products. And Voila! Say hello to Frodo.

Screen Shot 2016-05-02 at 8.43.04 pmHere why you need Frodo as your new companion while travelling:

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Completely Adventure Proof: Drop it. Wet it. Dirty it. Frodo fits every adventure.

Intelligent-Editing: Frodo is the first adventure camera to use Evolutionary Algorithm that edits hours of adventure footage into ready-to-share videos instantly. It senses the interesting bits of your footage like jumps, leaps and dives, and auto-edits them into your video. So you can skip the pain of scanning through hours of footage and share instantly. With 5 editing styles you can now have 5 unique stories. Over time, it learns your storytelling style and creates videos you’ll always want to share.

Screen Shot 2016-05-02 at 10.08.02 amEasy Sharing. Not storing: Frodo’s combination of hardware and software makes sharing an adventure video as easy as sharing a selfie. So instead of piling up videos on a hard drive, you can simply share them on the go. With support from the auto-edits mentioned above, hours of footage is now ready-to-share instantly.

mood-shotHD Memories: Frodo shoots every adventure in high-definition giving you quality at just a touch of a button. With 1.5 hours at 1080 HD it makes your memories feel like the real deal even years later!

Lengthy lifeline: Frodo comes with extended life up to 5 hours when attached to a battery pack.

Strap up: Frodo tackles bulky and expensive competitors who need multiple mounts and accessories with its sleek, yet rugged design that’s easy to strap anywhere. Wrist. Forehead. Bike. Or even a tree. Simply strap-on Frodo anywhere to kick-start your adventure, without the burden of extra mounts.

ShareModular Design: Make the most of Frodo’s flexible design that easily attaches to a battery pack. Giving you an extra boost for those long shoots and making it easy to carry everywhere. On the other hand it also has a flip-hinge that lets you play with different angles to capture that perfect shot.

Fastest Boot-to-Shoot: Frodo’s fastest boot-to-shoot time of 0.7 seconds is 4 times faster than current adventure cameras (GoPro) and lets you capture the unexpected in every adventure. You’ll never miss a moment!

Valuable Internal Storage: The 16GB  gives you approx. 3.5 hours of HD footage and approx.10,000 of photographs. Saves you the worry of carrying other devices to back up your files. Now who wouldn’t like that?

Additional Awesome Features: Include activity tracking, time display and gyro based video stabilisation.

NexGear announced the launch of Frodo – The Most Intelligent Adventure Camera on its Indiegogo campaign on 4th April, 2016 at 5 p.m. IST. It is now fully backed and going for more!!

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5 thoughts on “Every adventurer needs a friend called Frodo!

  1. Neeraj Mehta says:

    I love the design. Ive noticed the kickstarter is no longer available. How can i buy one?

    1. nickolai.kinny says:

      You can reach them at:

  2. Carl Hugh says:

    Top of my wish-list! Specs look amazing!

  3. Sarah Mannings says:

    Have you had a chance to take it for a spin yet?

    1. nickolai.kinny says:

      Not yet, as the prototypes are the only thing that is ready. It will be in production soon.

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