Yi Halo VR Jump Camera

If you’re not aware, “Jump” is Google’s professional VR video solution. Google is now ready for the next gen of Jump, and has partnered with Yi Technology and made a brand new camera. The $17k camera is called the Yi Halo, featuring 17 Yi 4K cams: 16 along the circumference and one placed in the middle facing up. The camera can generate 8k x 8k stereoscopic VR content at 30fps, as well as 6k x 6k content at 60 frames per second.

Google has also announced a program called “Jump Start”, which aims to give filmmakers free access to a Jump camera, click here to apply (deadline is May 22nd).