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Socam UltiMate a new look for action cams (pictures)

A unique splashproof housing, a 330-degree rotating lens, and an interesting design help the UltiMate standout in the action cam crowd.

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Joshua Goldman
Managing Editor Josh Goldman is a laptop expert and has been writing about and reviewing them since built-in Wi-Fi was an optional feature. He also covers almost anything connected to a PC, including keyboards, mice, USB-C docks and PC gaming accessories. In addition, he writes about cameras, including action cams and drones. And while he doesn't consider himself a gamer, he spends entirely too much time playing them.
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Socam UltiMate

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Rotating lens

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Removable battery and microSDHC card slot

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Controls

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Mic input and Micro-USB port

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Quick-connect clip

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Flat and curved mounts included

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Micro-HDMI and accessory port

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Splashproof housing

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Expansion slots for batteries and more

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Water protection down to 3.3 feet

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