Testing ACTi E96 Panoramic Camera

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Dec 30, 2013

Not too long ago, panoramic cameras typically cost $1,000 or more. In the past year, the prices have come down significantly, where $500 or $600 is feasible.

Now, ACTi has been running a crazy promotion where they are selling their new E96 panoramic camera for ~$200 USD. Indeed, even the regular price appears to be just about $400.

Testing

Because of the low price and the potential to expand panoramic use, we bought an ACTi E96 and put it to the test.

We matched it up against leading cameras from our panoramic shootouts including Axis, Vivotek and the Immervision/Brickcom cameras.

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