Editor's Choice - Our Favorite 8mm Action Cameras

1. SJCAM Action Camera SJ4000 WiFi Wireless Chipset Novatek 96655 4x Digital Zoom Full HD 1080P Sport W...

User Ratings: 60 7

SJCAM SU1903 First Impressions

"First off the quality."

Good and authentic after replacement. For the price this is a great buy. If you have a SJCAM SU1903, then you need this case. Overall an okay 8mm Action Camera that is probably more hype. The quality and features were more than I expected.

  • SJCAM Action Camera SJ4000 WiFi Wireless Chipset Novatek 96655 4x Digital Zoom Full HD 1080P Sport Waterproof 30m Extra 2 BatterieS
  • ✔Chipset Novatek 96655,170 degree A+ grade HD wide angle. BACK-ILLUMINATED sensor with low-light sensitive night vision for shooting night scene perfectly, 170 degrees ultra wide angle lens for shooting broader vision. 4x Digital Zoom keeps you close to the action. High-definition digital motion video recording device
  • ✔The accessories contain two batteries, and there's another one inside the camera. Three pieces of battery, three times record time and three times enjoyment
  • ✔Ultra compact and lightweight design(59.2*41*29.8mm,58g).Comes with a waterproof case,IP68 waterproof up to 30m for capturing water action
  • ✔BUILT IN WI-FI wireless module: effective distance up to 3-5 meters, apply on your phone or tablet, easily record videos and take photos, upload and share every moment in a timely fashion
  • ✔Perfect for outdoor sports, extreme sports, water sports, home security, car DVR, and diving. 100% Customer satisfaction with service by Vivid View Accessories
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SJCAM SU1903
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SJCAM SU1903 Final Thoughts

"Can't wait to use it."

It can attach to his bike and scooter. Great purchase and highly recommended. Very good customer service top notch. It can attach to his bike and scooter. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

Overall Score
4.2


(240 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated 8mm Action Cameras

2. Nikon WP-AA1 Waterproof Case for KeyMission 170

User Ratings: 68

Nikon VHW00401 First Impressions

"My only gripe is the stand."

I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. Has a lot to offer at a good price. It may be even better then my other GoPro to be honest. It is easy to mount the Nikon on and it stays in place. No need to spend hundreds on something else!

  • Nikon WP-AA1 Waterproof Case for KeyMission 170
  • Nikon WP-AA1 Waterproof Case - Nikon 90 Day Limited Warranty
  • Compatibility: Nikon KeyMission 170 Action Camera
  • Dimensions (WxHxD): Approx. 3.6 x 3.2 x 2.0" (90.2 x 80.3 x 48.8mm)
  • Weight: Approx. 4.7 oz (133g) excluding battery and camera
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Nikon VHW00401
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Nikon VHW00401 Final Thoughts

"The light."

It came with travel case and at least 25 different attachments. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. This is a very well-made little camera.

Overall Score
4.5


(18 Points)

3. DJI 2170 Carbon Fiber Reinforced Folding Propeller for E2000 Tuned Propulsion System (2x Counter Clo...

DJI First Impressions

"My kids love using this!"

These are original DJI batteries, and charger. Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it. So I definitely like this 8mm Action Camera as well. The DJI is very easy to use. This feature alone is the reason I bought the DJI .

  • DJI 2170 Carbon Fiber Reinforced Folding Propeller for E2000 Tuned Propulsion System (2x Counter Clockwise Blade)
  • The 21-inch propeller is made of Ultra Carbon Pro, an advanced composite material, for lower rotational inertia in combination with high strength and stiffness. Their aerodynamic profile combined with optimized electro-magnetic design of the motor make the E2000 extremely energy efficient.
  • REQUIRES E2000 - 2170 Folding Propeller Adapter
  • In The Box: Blade (CCW) x 2; Screws pack x 1; Washers pack x 1 (Propeller Adapter NOT included)
  • Specification Diameter/Thread Pitch: 21 x 7.0 inch (533 x 178mm)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Great Buy!"

I think at this price range, this is a very good 8mm Action Camera to have. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. The new form factor and weight are fantastic! This 8mm Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! So I definitely like this 8mm Action Camera as well.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. InBestOne Accessories for GoPro Hero 8 with Waterproof Housing Case+Travel Case Small+3 Way Grip Sel...

InBestOne First Impressions

"I just received my InBestOne ."

Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. For the price this is a great buy. I cant give the InBestOne enough stars. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight.

  • InBestOne Accessories for GoPro Hero 8 with Waterproof Housing Case+Travel Case Small+3 Way Grip Selfie Stick + Neck Strap Lanyard + Screen Protector +Lens Cover+Filter +Anti-Fog Insert
  • 【Waterproof Housing Case】 The waterproof housing case for GoPro 8: Made of excellent PMMA material, waterproof up to 45m, ideal for diving, surfing, snorkeling and other water sports activities. Convenient to link camera with other accessories mount through this case.
  • 【3 Way Grip Selfie Stick】 3-in-One design: can be used as a camera grip, extension arm or tripod for ultra versatility and a variety of shots ;Tripod stored inside handle: Inside the handle is a small tripod that can be removed and used on its own or combined with the handle
  • 【Screen Protector】Specially designed for GoPro Hero 8 black: upgraded quality and professional design, Fully fit for GoPro Hero 8 black
  • 【Small Travel Case】Made of excellent EVA material : 17*13.5*7cm, keeps your GoPro and accessories safe, protected, and organized; recommend for traveling and home storage.
  • 【Guaranteed Satisfaction 】we provide 12 months warranty. 100% satisfaction guaranteed. If you have any problem regarding our product, please feel free to contact us and
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InBestOne Final Thoughts

"It works fine."

I just love this little camera! This action camera is amazing for the price! I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. I just love this little camera!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. DJI Mavic - Rapid Charger

DJI 118135 First Impressions

"The light."

I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. I contacted DJI customer service and they were amazing. It is easy to mount the DJI on and it stays in place. On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape. Very good customer service top notch.

  • DJI Mavic - Rapid Charger
  • DJI Mavic Rapid Charger
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DJI 118135 Final Thoughts

"It just what he wanted!"

Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. These are original DJI 118135 batteries, and charger.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Matego Native 4K WiFi EIS Action Camera with 16MP Image Stabilization 170° Wide Angle Helmet Action...

Matego Matego-X2H First Impressions

"It just what he wanted!"

It is small and takes awesome pictures! Matego Matego-X2H wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. The accessories feel high quality, and I'm sure they are. It was quick and I had no issues. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater.

  • Matego Native 4K WiFi EIS Action Camera with 16MP Image Stabilization 170° Wide Angle Helmet Action Cam Waterproof Sport Camcorder 98ft Underwater Cameras for Diving Snorkeling,Accessories Kit
  • 【Real 4k Action Camera】Mageto X7+ 4k ESI anti-shake sport action camera with 6-DOF (degrees of freedom) image stabilization highest support record in ultra-clear 4K(3840x2160)/30fps resolution video, as well as 2.7K, 1080P, 720P and VGA(up to 240fps in VGA). Capture beautiful still images up to 16MP. this high definition action cam which provides incredibly smooth video footage and shoot pretty decent still images, making the captured scene more real and natural.
  • 【WiFi Action Cam With App Control】The Sport Video Camera with built-in WiFi, easily connect your action camera to your Android or iOS phone APP via a WiFi signal that ranges up to 30 feet. You can control camera functions, as well as review videos and photos you have taken and share them directly to your social media channels, such as Facebook & YouTube. provides remote operation of basic camera functions (up to 30 ft) and the ability to share videos and images directly from the camera.
  • 【30M Waterproof Action Camcorder】This Sport Camera comes with a waterproof case, Max waterproof depth is 98 feet, this underwater video camera Capture underwater happy video and pictures of outdoor watersport with kids and friends and film all of the action while your skiing, surfing, riding your motorcycle/bicycle. enjoy the happy hours that outdoor action camera bring to you.Comes with rechargeable 1000mAh batteries which can record up to 90 minutes in 1080P mode w/ WiFi turned off.
  • 【Time-Lapse&Loop Recording】This sport camera supports Burst Mode,photo Timer,Loop Recording,Time stamp, Time-Lapse and Motion Detection.can be dash camera when switching it to Loop Recording, It also records video automatically if anything moving around when the Motion Detection function turned on. The TIME LAPSE function makes it possible to shoot a sequence of pictures (such as a flower opening, fading of sunset and sunrise in a short time) automatically under pre-set conditions.
  • 【Camcorders For Sports 】With 2 inch screen and with the help of the Hi-Silicon Chipset & Sony Exmore Image Sensor,allow you operate camera functions/adjustments and review Native 4K Ultra Clear Recorded Video footage directly, 170°wide angle sport camera provide wider vision for you.Lets you shoot larger scenes and capture more incredible moments.It supports max 32G TF card(Not Included),please choose Brand Class 10 card and format your card before using.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Matego Matego-X2H
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Matego Matego-X2H Final Thoughts

"Cross your fingers."

My friends are impressed by my work with this 8mm Action Camera. Captures all my adventures when I need it to. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. This accessory bundle for my Matego Matego-X2H has a ton of items.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

7. DJI OSMO Action Camera with DJI Care Refresh, Comes 128GB Extreme Micro SD, with 2 Displays, 11m Wat...

User Ratings: 70 9

DJI AC001 First Impressions

"So exciting!"

The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. We are taking a cruise and want to capture the moment. First off I would like to commend DJI. If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. It can attach to his bike and scooter.

  • DJI OSMO Action Camera with DJI Care Refresh, Comes 128GB Extreme Micro SD, with 2 Displays, 11m Waterproof, 4K HDR Video, 12MP 145 Degree Angle (Black), with 128GB + Care Refresh (AC001)
  • Come with SanDisk 128GB extreme micro SD with adapter and DJI refresh care
  • DJI OSMO camera Dual screens technology comes with 1. 4" Front 300Ppi screen and2. 25" Back 325Ppi screen
  • RockSteady stabilization technology combines EIS with complex algorithms deliver stable and shake-free footage
  • Osmo action camera comes 11M waterproof, 8x slow motion under 1080P and 240Fps
  • Dynamic detail HDR 4K/60Fps video recording capability, speed up to 100 MB/s bit rate records
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI AC001
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DJI AC001 Final Thoughts

"Five Stars!"

This is high quality and you can tell. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! I cannot say enough great things about this 8mm Action Camera. When I do I'll post my findings here as well. Love the accessories and the bag.

Overall Score
4.3


(771 Points)

8. GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera with GoPro Travel Kit Essential Bundle: Includes – Shorty, Sle...

User Ratings: 78 7

K&M First Impressions

"This is a great combo."

It was quick and I had no issues. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. This action camera is amazing for the price!

  • GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera with GoPro Travel Kit Essential Bundle: Includes – Shorty, Sleeve and Lanyard, and Case.
  • This K&M Bundle Includes All Standard GoPro Accessories + Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera Box Includes: GoPro HERO7 Silver, The Frame for HERO7 Silver, Curved Adhesive Mount, Flat Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle, USB Type-C Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty.
  • GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera Highlights: Record 4K30, 1440p60, and 1080p60 Video, Capture 10MP Photos at up to 15 fps, Built-In Video Stabilization, Vertical Portrait Mode for Social Media.
  • GoPro Travel Kit Box Includes: Shorty (Mini Extension Pole + Tripod), Sleeve + Lanyard, Compact Case
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K&M Final Thoughts

"Cross your fingers."

The value of all the parts is incredible. I think at this price range, this is a very good 8mm Action Camera to have. Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. Love the accessories and the bag. This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied.

Overall Score
4.5


(762 Points)

9. TechComm AT43W 4K 16MP Sony IMX078 Cmos Waterproof Action Camera

TechComm AT43W First Impressions

"So far so good."

It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. Good and authentic after replacement. This thing is solid as ever.

  • TechComm AT43W 4K 16MP Sony IMX078 Cmos Waterproof Action Camera
  • 4k ultra HD action camera takes incredible photos and videos: 4 times the resolution of a traditional HD cameras
  • Longer battery life: Our action camera comes with rechargeable 1050mah battery, which can record up to 90 minutes
  • Built-in Wi-Fi & hdmi: Edit & share your action in minutes, just download the app (I smart dv) on your phone or tablet
  • Safely waterproof for up to 100 feet (30m): TechComm at43w is designed to withstand extreme environments
  • 170 degree wide view angle: Allows you to take breathtaking pictures and videos of your unforgettable experiences
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The TechComm AT43W
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TechComm AT43W Final Thoughts

"Good picture quality."

This little camera will amaze you. The picture quality is outstanding with a stable picture. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! The new form factor and weight are fantastic! I'll hear about that one with my critical family member.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

10. AlcovePro 4K Cine Waterproof Action Camera UHD Video and 12MP Photos - Slow Motion WiFi Sports Cam w...

AlcovePro 868866 First Impressions

"So I got the camera."

A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. This little camera will amaze you. It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. This is such a versatile and fun camera to use.

  • AlcovePro 4K Cine Waterproof Action Camera UHD Video and 12MP Photos - Slow Motion WiFi Sports Cam with Huge 2.45 Inch Touchscreen and Accessories
  • ✅ CAPTURE UNIQUE SHOTS OR STUNNING UHD VIDEO with the real 4K sport camera. With multiple video resolutions, 4k/30fps, 2.7K/30fps, 2k/60fps, 1080p/120fps & 720p/240fps this mini digital cam is made for adrenaline addicts.
  • ✅ TAKE IT WITH YOU EVERYWHERE and keep your mind-blowing action alive forever! Fix it on your handlebar, helmet or wrist or toss it into your backpack. Compact just 2.5" x 1.7" x 0.85”, it will follow you wherever you are.
  • ✅ HUGE 2.45" SCREEN & WIDE ANGLE LENS: With an XL 2.45" touchscreen LCD display, 170° wide angle lens (wide/narrow/middle), a 7-element optical glass lens and image stabilization, this action cam is made for convenience.
  • ✅ SHOOT YOUR SNORKELING, DIVING OR SURFING ADVENTURES: Waterproof up to 90ft and equipped with UltraSlo SLOW MOTION feature, our water proof cam provides you with crisp pictures of your water sports, slides or swimming.
  • ✅ YOUR 100% SATISFACTION - OUR BUSINESS: In case you are not 100% happy with our Wi-Fi action camera, just let us know and we will send a fast replacement or full refund. Order yours today, as you have NOTHING to lose!
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The AlcovePro 868866
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AlcovePro 868866 Final Thoughts

"But that can be fixed."

I started using it immediately and the quality looks very good. The quality and features were more than I expected. I think at this price range, this is a very good 8mm Action Camera to have. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. My friends are impressed by my work with this 8mm Action Camera.

Overall Score
5.0


(8 Points)

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