Obsidian R

Professional 3D 8K video Camera

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8K High Resolution

Obsidian R 8K camera is capable of shooting the 3D 360-degree picture and video. This VR 360 camera can capture an 8K horizontal and vertical resolution 3D 360 images with crisp and vivid details.

Obsidian S

Professional 3D 360 degree 120 fps Camera

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120fps High Speed

Obsidian S is a high-speed 360 3D camera, which provides exceptional flexibility. It has 120fps high frame rates capability and is ideal for slow motion images and videos action cam shots.

Stereoscopic 8K 360 Camera, True Virtual Reality
  • A minimalistic design – six cameras lenses, stereoscopic 3D effect, a human visual system inspired.
  • Deep learning – based on optical flow stitching algorithm, a beast of ultra high image quality and speed.
  • Natural and comfortable – recording real time human experience in total virtual reality(stereoscopic parallax).

Obsidian R

High Resolution 8K Camera

8K Resolution

30fps 3D VR 360-degree video

4K Resolution

4K Resolution

8K Resolution

3D VR 360 photos


High quality fisheye camera lenses


Up to 12 stops of dynamic range in spherical images capturing


Stereoscopic 360 Camera · True Virtual Reality

A true sense of immersion can only be created by the 3D 360-degree video footage. It’s the key to offer stereoscopic 3D virtual tours for the audience. Kandao Obsidian 8K camera system utilizes a deep-learning optical flow stitching method, and can automatically generate ultra high quality 8K full frame stereoscopic panoramas. Obsidian 8K camera has 6 fisheye lenses and 6 storage cards. These six imaging modules are in great harmony, which frees the photographers from complexity but keeps the dynamic range of scenes.


Our engineers developed a stitching software named Kandao Studio. By using it, creators can capture the high quality 3D 360 degree picture and video footage with just one button. Kandao Studio eliminates complex steps and greatly speeds up the post-production process of 8K full 3D images and video footage.

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Live Streaming *

The whole Kandao cinema camera system provides audiences a true sense of presence through the live stream experience in 3D 30 fps at 8K. Obsidian professional 360 camera can be connected to any laptop by our one powered Ethernet cable.

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VR Playback

Kandao VR Player enables viewers to watch ultra high resolution 8K 360 VR videos shot by Obsidian cinema camera, either online or offline with little discomfort. Wearing VR headsets, our patented display method gives users a wider field of view with no distortion.

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Professional 8K Video Camera

Obsidian R is a professional 8K video camera that can shoot 8K 360 virtual reality photography. Our digital cameras provide the time-lapse recording and support of 8K raw 3D 360 degree video and picture footage capture. The maximum 360 photo and video resolution of Obsidian R and S are 8K and 6K. And 360 video footage is recorded with flat/standard/log mode, and 360 photos support 8K raw DNG format. They give you an immersive 3D virtual reality experience.

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Camera: Obsidian S 120fps

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Camera: Obsidian R 8K*8K

A Complete Solution Delivery

8K Digital Cameras


App remote

8K videos
Live Streaming *

Kandao 360 VR camera company comes with an overall software solution, including rich functionalities. It ranges from post-processing, editing, stitching, and VR video encoding to live broadcast. Our Obsidian R supports up to 8K live stream. Also, this total solution supports industry standard format and can be easily connected to your existing workflow. It levels the learning curve for new 3D VR 360 videos producers and liberates you from the tediousness of the post-production so that you can focus on creation.

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Kandao Studio is designed for Obsidian up to 8K resolution 360 video cameras. It’s a desktop software that can be run on a local computer. Compared to the cloud service, it eases the pain of the long waiting time of uploading and downloading. Let you have full control of your precious content.

A seamless one click solution automatically generates ultra high quality panoramic 8K videos. The 8K video camera system also enables the 360 live broadcast and spreads the creative 8K VR videos to the whole world.

It’s easy to upgrade the hardware and software, and get the latest service. After editing, you can freely share and broadcast your 8K VR content via social platforms, such as Facebook and youtube.

Rich Manual Setting Options
Complete Details Control



White Balance


Users have remote control of the 8K VR camera through a laptop, an iPad or a phone. With real time preview, every detail of the 8K VR camera is under your control. You have the option to tweak settings for the best effect of images and videos and get confidence in every scenario.

Feature Support

Kandao Obsidian is an 8K video camera that can shoot VR content. It supports real-time 360 videos preview on IOS/Android system’s large format screen. There are manual settings of ISO, shutter speed and white balance of every imaging module. It’s quick and convenient to adjust them through the remote-control mobile APP. Support slow motion, image stabilization, master-slave AWB/AAA mode, Wi Fi, Bluetooth, 6 SD memory cards to storage camera movie, 8K sensor, and long battery life. For now, some action camera supports 5.7k video or 4K capturing, such as QooCam 4K camera. However, you will have a better experience with 8K raw images and videos shot by the Obsidian 8K 360 camera or the latest released QooCam 8K.

One Cable to Rule Them All

One Ethernet

Say goodbye to the bulky expensive HDMI shoot cards and nightmarish HDMI cables, which are needed to view playback. Even more, the power cord is gone. One Ethernet cable does all from image setting control, and file transfers for previewing and up to 8K live streaming.

Support Preview And Transfer Video Streams via Ethernet

Kandao Obsidian 8K video cameras are configured with PoE (Power over Ethernet) technology, which allows data signals transition through the Ethernet cable. And at the same time, it powers the 360-degree camera. Thus, there is no need to connect external power supply. It may simplify wiring, reduce costs and bring the convenience of better 360-degree camera operation.

Super Friendly Portable Design for Users

Kandao Obsidian stereoscopic 360 VR camera is designed for convenience. Like action cameras, you can take it anywhere and set it up easily, whether you place it on drones, cars or hold it by hand.


The palm-sized Kandao Obsidian 360-degree cinema camera is designed for convenience.


Durable metal-body 8K camera with a lightweight of 1.2kg


Three powering options: two batteries/external 12V charger/Ethernet cable

The Perfect Synergy of Art and Technology

The Kandao Obsidian honors its name having been awarded Best of Innovation in the Digital Imaging category, CES 2017. With its elegant design and professional-grade digital imaging capability, it offers a rich plethora of features to VR content professionals.

Obsidian S

Obsidian R

iF Design Awards 2018

The iF Design Awards is recognized as one of the most respected awards within the field of design. Kandao Obsidian and QooCam 360 VR cameras won over 6,400 entries from 54 countries and received prestigious 2018 iF Design Awards, which shows their high level of performance and proven design quality.

CES 2017 Best of Innovation

Recipients of the CES Best of Innovation Award are viewed as trendsetters in the global technology industry. The digital imaging category has previously been dominated by top international brands such as Sony and Nikon. The Kandao Obsidian Stereoscopic 360 Camera beat out fierce international competition and became the first Chinese brand product to win this award.

German Design Award Winning 2018

The German Design Award is one of the most prestigious design competitions in the world. Every year, only a select few products who are already recognized worldwide with high design and video quality standard are eligible for nomination by the German Design Council. The “winner” title is an award of excellence bestowed only on entries chosen by the jury from within each category.

More Value-adding Functionalities

Built-in IMU sensor integrated for image stabilization software.

Handy tools to improve image quality (Denoise/ Defringe/ Exposure compensation).

Warm-swap batteries,
long battery life.

6 storage cards, Support 360 degree ambisonic audio 8K recording.

Flexible bit rate options: 60 mbps & 100mbps.

How-To Video

Watch the following video to see how the Obsidian 3D 360 cinema camera is easy to use.

Professional 3D 360º 8K Video Camera