Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Insta Action Cameras

1. Insta360 ONE X Camera Bundle

Insta First Impressions

"It worked great."

I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. And the image on the Insta itself is sharp and clear. Love Insta, and this mount works great too. These are original Insta batteries, and charger. Love the accessories and the bag.

  • Insta360 ONE X Camera Bundle
  • Leading image quality - 5. 7K resolution makes your 360 Degree videos look sharp, while 18MP shots make for stunning photo quality. Turn on 50Fps mode to make your video buttery smooth.
  • Flow state stabilization - flow state is as smooth as it gets. Traditional Action cameras are left shaking.
  • Drift shots - snap into the drifter accessory and let your camera take flight. Airborne slow-mo. From a camera that shoots in every direction at once. You've never seen angles like this before.
  • Wi-fi preview and transfer - Shoot and transfer in a snap. 50MB/s Cable transfer and 5 GHz high-speed Wi-Fi transfer.
  • Includes: Insta360 ONE X Camera, Portable storage bag, Insta360 bullet-time handle and folding tripod, Insta360 ONE X selfie stick, 32GB microSD card, Two Insta360 ONE X batteries, Micro USB charging cable, Micro USB to Lightning adapter cable (15.7 in./40 cm), Micro USB to USB-C adapter cable (15.7 in./40 cm), Micro USB to micro USB adapter cable (39.4 in./100 cm), Quick start guide, User manual
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Insta
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Insta Final Thoughts

"Great Insta Action Camera."

The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! This is a great investment for all kinds of uses. This is a great investment for all kinds of uses. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. The quality is decent for the size.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

2. DJI 2019 Osmo Pocket Gimbal with SanDisk Extreme 128GB microSDXC Memory Card Bundle

User Ratings: 76 15

DJI First Impressions

"Fun camera for kids."

A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. Overall an okay Insta Action Camera that is probably more hype. When I do I'll post my findings here as well. The picture quality out performs any expectation I had. More like I wanted plus more!

  • DJI 2019 Osmo Pocket Gimbal with SanDisk Extreme 128GB microSDXC Memory Card Bundle
  • Gimbal Camera with 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor; Compact 4.1 oz, 4.8" High Design
  • Up to 4K Video at 60 fps, up to 100 Mb/s; 12MP JPEG or DNG Raw Still Photos
  • Includes Lightning & USB Type-C Adapters; Connects to Smartphone as Larger Display
  • Optional Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Monitoring; POV, ActiveTrack & FaceTrack Modes
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Christmas gift."

You can shoot your videos and frame them later. The value of all the parts is incredible. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. Cost more than half the price of the drone. I cant give the DJI enough stars.

Overall Score
4.3


(17 Points)

3. RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition FPV Camera Black

RunCam First Impressions

"So I chose this one."

I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. It was quick and I had no issues. All features are the same but this is way cheaper. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. Has a lot to offer at a good price.

  • RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition FPV Camera Black
  • The RunCam Swift Mini 2 comes equipped with an integrated OSD and 5 One Touch Scene Settings.
  • Internally, the Swift Mini 2 is just as equipped as its predecessor, but now comes with an OSD and five preset image settings to fit any lighting condition you are flying in.
  • In addition to the five presets, it comes preloaded with Mr. Steele own personal settings as well as being in a sleek black color. It comes with a 2.5mm
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RunCam
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RunCam Final Thoughts

"The light."

Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps. The device itself is fabulous. I'll list the pros vs cons to summarize. Good and authentic after replacement. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. Jeemak 4K WiFi Action Camera 16MP Waterproof Camcorder with Remote Control Accessories Kit Suitable ...

User Ratings: 63 5

JEEMAK M3 First Impressions

"Great Insta Action Camera."

Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps. I especially like it simplified design. When I do I'll post my findings here as well. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. It was quick and I had no issues.

  • Jeemak 4K WiFi Action Camera 16MP Waterproof Camcorder with Remote Control Accessories Kit Suitable for GoPro
  • 【4K Ultra HD Video Resolution & Sony sensor】JEEMAK 4K Action Camera Take Videos with 4K/30FPS, 2K/30fps, 1080P/30FPS video and 16MP photo resolution, capture high quality pictures and videos.
  • 【Touchscreen HD LCD Display & 170°Ultra Wide Angel Lens】 Built-in 2.0 inch High Definition LCD touchscreen for easy preview and shooting. Combined with a 170° wide-angle lens bringing you more details.
  • 【Wrist Remote Control & Build in WiFi】Features remote control, easy to control the waterproof camera when hiking,cycling or self recording. allow you preview photo/video in real-time, playback, download and share it to facebook, youtube, instagram through phone App.
  • 【2 Rechargeable Batteries & Mounting Accessories Kit】With 2 rechargeable batteries, double recording time and double fun.Come with tons of accessories for you to attach the camera to helmets, bike, surfboards and other base mount easily.The hard waterproof case waterproof up to 30 meters, ideal for outdoor activities like swimming, water skiing, surfing,diving, etc.
  • 【Reliable After Sale Guarantee】Purchase JEEMAK action camera,we provide professional and reliable after-sale service.No reasons money back within 45 days,12-months warranty and professional after-sale service within 24 hours.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The JEEMAK M3
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JEEMAK M3 Final Thoughts

"Product is flawless."

It can attach to his bike and scooter. It was quick and I had no issues. Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps. The JEEMAK M3 is very easy to use. Amazing video quality and from something so small.

Overall Score
4.3


(369 Points)

5. DJI OSMO Mobile Bundle - Handheld Stabilized Gimbal with 32GB Micro SD Card, Case, Wrist Strap and M...

User Ratings: 72

DJI FBA_OSMO First Impressions

"First off the quality."

I contacted DJI customer service and they were amazing. Amazing video quality and from something so small. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! All features are the same but this is way cheaper. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous!

  • DJI OSMO Mobile Bundle - Handheld Stabilized Gimbal with 32GB Micro SD Card, Case, Wrist Strap and Micro Fiber Koozam Cloth (Black)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI FBA_OSMO
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DJI FBA_OSMO Final Thoughts

"Daughter loved it."

Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. Video stabilization is astonishing. These are original DJI FBA_OSMO batteries, and charger. Video stabilization is astonishing. Great purchase and highly recommended.

Overall Score
4.7


(9 Points)

6. PAKPOD Bundle - Packable Tripod for Mirrorless, DSLR, GoPro, Smartphone & VR 360º Cameras Bundle wi...

pakpod 019962654336 First Impressions

"I love this little guy!"

My friends are impressed by my work with this Insta Action Camera. Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling. I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great. Very nice package of accessories. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON!

  • PAKPOD Bundle - Packable Tripod for Mirrorless, DSLR, GoPro, Smartphone & VR 360º Cameras Bundle with Universal Smartphone, iPhone, GoPro, Action Video Camera Mount Kit
  • 2 Items - Pakpod Packable Tripod for Mirrorless, DSLR, GoPro, Smartphone & VR 360º Cameras Bundle with Pakpod Universal Smartphone, iPhone, GoPro, Action Video Camera Mount Kit for Standard Tripods with 1/4-20 Thread
  • World's Most Versatile Camera Mount - Perfect for time-lapse, video, hiking and travel
  • Lightweight and ultra compact, with patented stabilizing stakes for securing in turf, sand and snow
  • Pakpok Tripod constructed of high-impact ABS plastic and stainless steel
  • Attaches almost anywhere at any angle - 36 rigging points and telescopic legs with 180˙range of motion
  • Editor's Impressions Of The pakpod 019962654336
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pakpod 019962654336 Final Thoughts

"It works fine."

It can attach to his bike and scooter. This Insta Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps. Love the accessories and the bag. The accessories feel high quality, and I'm sure they are.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

7. 4K Action Camera,Full HD Waterproof DV Camcorde, 2.0 Inch LCD 170° Wide Angle WiFi Sports Cam with ...

User Ratings: 56 13

IAMWAY Z7768WTO First Impressions

"It recharges quick."

This is a very well-made little camera. This little camera will amaze you. Amazing video quality and from something so small. It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. This is a very well-made little camera.

  • 4K Action Camera,Full HD Waterproof DV Camcorde, 2.0 Inch LCD 170° Wide Angle WiFi Sports Cam with Remote and Mounting Accessories Kit
  • IAMWAY Night vision action cam, with good night vision function, in the case of night or dim light can still get a wonderful vision .It can get more clear pictures than any other brand.
  • 30meters long WIFI distance: WIFI distance of up to 30 meters, aerial photography without Graphic transmitter, mobile phone real-time check aerial picture. After the mobile phone to connect sports camera WIFI, open the downloaded APP software, then the mobile phone and DV will connected synchronously, so the mobile phone acts as the DV monitor, and now you can operate and record by mobile phone, so convenient and easy .
  • Burst shooting/self-timer function: Same as professional digital camera, you can set the 3/5/10 burst shooting, set 2/5/10/20 seconds camera timer, and with a Selfie stick ,Self timer is available at anytime and anywhere.
  • Wireless remote control: The operation is more simple, when you self-timer, photo, ride, diving, skiing, Inconvenient to operate the action camera, you can use the remote control to take pictures, video or pause.
  • Motion detection function: when the objects move in front of the IAMWAY 4k wifi sports action camera,it will automatic video recording. If the figure is static will stop recording to save the space of SD card,but if the objects move fast will automatically start the video camera. You can also look it as home monitor.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The IAMWAY Z7768WTO
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IAMWAY Z7768WTO Final Thoughts

"The features are great."

It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. These are original IAMWAY Z7768WTO batteries, and charger. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. This action camera is amazing for the price!

Overall Score
4.0


(49 Points)

8. DJI OSMO Action Camera Bundle with 3 Batteries, Charging Hub, Adjustable Polarizer Filter Set, SD Ca...

DJI First Impressions

"This is great."

I cant give the DJI enough stars. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. This Insta Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! The whole outlook and vintage and nice.

  • DJI OSMO Action Camera Bundle with 3 Batteries, Charging Hub, Adjustable Polarizer Filter Set, SD Card, Extension Rod/Selfie Stick, Tripod & Must Have Accessories (14 Items)
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! Whether you want to record your world from behind a lens or be the star of the show, Osmo Action’s dual screens allow you to capture it all with the touch of a button. A vivid front screen lets you frame yourself effortlessly in any setting, while the back screen delivers a crystal-clear, hyper-responsive display.
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! After years of providing advanced, reliable stabilization technology to filmmakers around the globe, DJI has gone one step further. RockSteady combines EIS with complex algorithms, delivering stable, shake-free footage no matter how heavy the action gets.
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! Dramatically enhance the dynamic range of your footage when recording with HDR video. This shooting mode delivers natural transitions between light and dark areas, capturing rich details that are often lost in environments with complex lighting.
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! Action OS is an extremely fast interactive system that combines an efficient, streamlined UI with three accessible buttons to provide rapid, flexible operation. Powering on, recording, and setting modes can all be done in the blink of an eye.
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! We make the factory package more complete by adding some unique and must have tools to the packages. Please see the description for a list of everything included in this bundle
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"I loved it."

So I definitely like this Insta Action Camera as well. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. The picture quality is outstanding with a stable picture.

Overall Score
5.0


(7 Points)

9. GoPro MAX 360 Action Camera Essential Bundle - Includes: SanDisk Extreme 64GB microSDXC Memory Card ...

GoPro CHDHZ-201 First Impressions

"It’s worth it."

This Insta Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! The batteries seem to last a decent amount of time. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. I was skeptical at best, but decided to go ahead.

  • GoPro MAX 360 Action Camera Essential Bundle - Includes: SanDisk Extreme 64GB microSDXC Memory Card + Selfie Stick + Protective Carrying Case + Flexible Gripster Tripod Floating “Bobber” Handle + More
  • Video: HERO Mode 1440p60 / 1080p60; Spherical Video: 6K30 Source / 5.6K30 Stitched (Supports 4992 x 2496 360° Video)
  • Photo: 18MP Source / 16.6MP Stitched 360 Photo / 5.5MP HERO Photo (Resolution Up to 5760 x 2880)
  • MAX HyperSmooth Digital Stabilization; MAX TimeWarp Stabilized Time-Lapse Video
  • HERO Mode 2x Slo-Mo; Live Streaming (1080p); Max SuperView, Wide, Linear, Narrow, & PowerPano
  • Waterproof Up to 16’ Without Housing; Wide 8.9mm Focal Length; GPS, Wi-Fi, & Bluetooth
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro CHDHZ-201
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GoPro CHDHZ-201 Final Thoughts

"Plus it has has self time."

Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling. Love GoPro, and this mount works great too. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. I especially like it simplified design. The value of all the parts is incredible.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

10. GoPro HERO8 Black Action Camera w/Extra Battery and GoPro The Handler Floating Hand Grip and 32GB Me...

User Ratings: 80 6

K&M CHDHX-801 First Impressions

"Great price!"

I cannot say enough great things about this Insta Action Camera. I was skeptical at best, but decided to go ahead. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. The accessories feel high quality, and I'm sure they are.

  • GoPro HERO8 Black Action Camera w/Extra Battery and GoPro The Handler Floating Hand Grip and 32GB Memory Card
  • This K&M Bundle Includes All Standard GoPro Accessories + Limited 1-Year Warranty (through Manufacturer)
  • GoPro HERO 8 Box Includes: GoPro HERO8 Black, Rechargeable Battery, Curved Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle, Thumbscrew, USB-C Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • GoPro Hero 8 Features: HyperSmooth 2.0 Video Stabilization, TimeWarp 2.0 Stabilized Time-Lapse Video, Live streaming in 1080p, RAW in all Photo modes, Night lapse video
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M CHDHX-801
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K&M CHDHX-801 Final Thoughts

"Killer deal!"

I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. The value of all the parts is incredible. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON! More like I wanted plus more! The whole outlook and vintage and nice.

Overall Score
4.5


(26 Points)

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