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The Velocity Clip Story

Posted by Aaron Harris on

The idea for the Velocity Clip was born on a mountain side in Lake Tahoe, California. Swen, the Founder, was on a ski trip with his buddy and fellow California State University Chico student, Andrew. As college students they didn’t have $400 to spend on a GoPro, but wanted to share their snowboarding experiences with their friends and family back home. A pretty extensive search online for cheaper alternatives fielded some iPhone products, but being Android users with two different models, they wouldn't work.   It also became clear that all of the other products available were model-specific which meant replacing...

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Velocity Clip Reviews from Around the Web

Posted by Aaron Harris on

One of our favorite things to do here at Velocity Clip HQ is seeing how our customers use the Velocity Clip and various mounts to capture their adventures, big and small.    We especially love when our customers take the time to tell their friends and social networks about the clip and it's ease of use with any smartphone.    Sometimes our customers post fantastic tutorials on making great videos with your smartphone, like this one from Some Cool Tech on "How to Shoot Great 4K Video Using Your Smartphone & the Velocity Clip."     Michael Adams over at...

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Iphone and Android Helmet Camera

Posted by Andrew Cain on

Turn the Iphone, Android, or Windows Phones that is already in your pocket into a powerful helmet cam using the Velocity Clip! Turn Your Phone Into A Helmet Cam To use your camera phone as a helmet cam you will need to by the Velocity Clip +Adhesive Mounts. This package comes with 1 Velocity Clip, 1 Flat Adhesive Mount, and 1 Curved Adhesive Mount. With the Flat and Curved sticky mounts you will have a mount that will best fit the curvature of your particular helmet. If you are wanting to mount your Velocity Clip to multiple helmets we suggest...

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GoPro vs iPhone Video Quality

Posted by Andrew Cain on

We get asked all the time about the video quality of smartphones vs pov cameras like GoPro and Contour. There are a lot of variables in deciding which is better. These include, which device you own, the video settings of your device, and the conditions such as lighting, etc…   Your smartphone offers better video quality and features than a GoPro Camera Overall we have concluded that most cell phones now offer better video quality than GoPro cameras. iPhone and Samsung both offer higher megapixels, faster fps (frames per second), more video quality control (if you are worried about running...

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Velocity Clip POV Action Camera Mount for Smartphones

Posted by Andrew Cain on

The Velocity Clip product line is constantly expanding and evolving due to the huge demand from our loyal customers. Many of you have noticed we have released several new products in the last few months. We have created and sourced these products from the feedback customers like you have given us!  It may very well be possible you missed one of our new products or have questions about it. The Velocity Clip Product Highlight will give each of our products its own time in the spot light. Today we will be highlighting the Velocity Clip!   The Story of Velocity...

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