Editor's Choice - Our Favorite IPP Action Cameras

1. Hidden Clock Spy Camera, 1080P Alarm Clock Spy Camera WiFi Remote View Mini IP Covert Nanny Cam with...

IPP AC-720C First Impressions

"So I got the camera."

This thing is solid as ever. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. Good and authentic after replacement.

  • Hidden Clock Spy Camera, 1080P Alarm Clock Spy Camera WiFi Remote View Mini IP Covert Nanny Cam with Motion Detection Night Vision Realtime Video for Home Security
  • Design for active lifestyles, HD camera with night version
  • Two way audio, Supports SD card up to 32 GB record
  • Support WiFi and/or Personal Hotspot, Rechargeable battery - 2.5 hrs life
  • Supports cloud storage, free cloud control, and video playback
  • APP supported on Apple IOS and Android
  • Editor's Impressions Of The IPP AC-720C
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IPP AC-720C Final Thoughts

"My son loves this."

More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. The whole outlook and vintage and nice. This little camera will amaze you.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. VanTop Moment 4 4K 20MP 30M Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen, Remote, EIS, Lightweight Bac...

User Ratings: 80 2

VanTop MOMENT 4 First Impressions

"Not even close."

It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. And the image on the VanTop MOMENT 4 itself is sharp and clear. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. The value of all the parts is incredible. I think at this price range, this is a very good IPP Action Camera to have.

  • VanTop Moment 4 4K 20MP 30M Waterproof Action Camera with Touch Screen, Remote, EIS, Lightweight Backpack, 2 Rechargeable Batteries, GoPro Accessories Kit
  • 【Affordable Price with Beating 4K】Featuring 4K/24fps, 2K/30fps and 1080P/60FPS video resolution and 20MP photos, the camera optimize your shots by delivering insanely exquisite, fine and smooth footage with Sony sensor. Images are in their glory with captivating color, gripping 4K detail and most of all, 1/5 price of the GoPro.
  • 【Intuitive Touch Screen】Following one of the cool touch display function of Gopro, this action camera equips with the intuitive touch screen. One effortless touch and the action camera is on the go. Never miss a shot again.
  • 【Electronic Image Stabilization】Just turn on the EIS, and you will never sigh for the blurry shot or video during the bumps and knocks. The EIS integrated helps to deliver clear and stable videos, rendering a hyper smooth video stabilization. Relive every moment.
  • 【Brilliant in Every Way】Adjustable viewing angle varying from 70°to 170°presents the scene like never before. Up to 100FT waterproof shoot showcases the wonderland below water while diving to a new level. Handy wrist remote control perfects the shot. The additional loop recording, time lapse,burst photo, sound record, WDR, diving mode, motion detection all highlight the action cam, which makes it brilliant in every way.
  • 【Insane Bonus Accessories for Free】An ultra lightweight backpack is included to pack all the GoPro accessories for a ride or a dive. Selected and essential accessories kit help you get the shot. Celebrate the moment in an uncompromising way.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The VanTop MOMENT 4
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VanTop MOMENT 4 Final Thoughts

"We love this camera!"

Great purchase and highly recommended. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. Captures all my adventures when I need it to. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! You can shoot your videos and frame them later.

Overall Score
4.7


(268 Points)

3. DJI Osmo Action 4K Camera with 38-in-1 Action Bundle

User Ratings: 68 12

K&M CPOS0000002001 First Impressions

"Great little camera!"

This IPP Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. So I definitely like this IPP Action Camera as well. This accessory bundle for my K&M CPOS0000002001 has a ton of items. Video stabilization is astonishing.

  • DJI Osmo Action 4K Camera with 38-in-1 Action Bundle
  • This K&M Bundle Includes All Standard DJI Accessories + Limited 1 Year Warranty
  • DJI Box Includes: DJI Osmo Action 4K Camera, Mounting Frame, 1300mAh Li-Ion Battery, Battery Case, USB Type-C Cable, Quick Release Base, Curved Adhesive Mount, Flat Adhesive Mount, Connector Screw, Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Product Highlights: 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor, Wide f/2.8 Lens, Up to 4K60 Video, 12MP Still Photos, Up to 3200 ISO, HDR Support, Wide Dynamic Range in 4K30, RockSteady Digital Video Stabilization, Time-Lapse, Hyperlapse, Slow-Motion Mode, Waterproof to 36' without a Housing, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Support, Touchscreen Displays on Front and Back, Records to microSD/SDXC/SDHC Cards
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M CPOS0000002001
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K&M CPOS0000002001 Final Thoughts

"Buy more batteries."

Has loads and loads of accessories. The order arrived faster than expected, which was great. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes. This accessory bundle for my K&M CPOS0000002001 has a ton of items.

Overall Score
4.2


(31 Points)

4. Xtech Camera ACCESSORIES KIT for GoPro HERO4 Hero 4, Hero3+ Hero 3+, HERO3 Hero 3, HERO2 Hero 2, HD ...

Xtech First Impressions

"This cannot be disabled."

No need to spend hundreds on something else! The picture quality out performs any expectation I had. It is easy to mount the Xtech on and it stays in place. I was shocked at how small this unit is. Has a lot to offer at a good price.

  • Xtech Camera ACCESSORIES KIT for GoPro HERO4 Hero 4, Hero3+ Hero 3+, HERO3 Hero 3, HERO2 Hero 2, HD Motorsports HERO, Surf Hero, GoPro Hero Naked, GoPro Hero 960, GoPro Hero HD 1080p, GoPro Hero2 Outdoor Edition Digital Cameras Includes: Medium size Custom Camera CASE + Hermetically Sealed Floating Bobber + GoPro Head Mount for Tripod and Monopods + 3 Flat Adhesive Surface Stickers and Mounts + 3 Curved Adhesive Stickers and Mounts + Helmet Front Mount + MORE
  • GoPro HERO Camera ACCESSORIES KIT includes the Essential Accessories that enable Capturing Extraordinary Photos and Videos with a GoPro HERO4 Hero 4, Hero3+ Hero 3+, HERO3 Hero 3, HERO2 Hero 2, HD Motorsports HERO, Surf Hero, GoPro Hero Naked, GoPro Hero 960, GoPro Hero HD 1080p, GoPro Hero2 Outdoor Edition Digital Camera.
  • Includes a Medium size Custom Fitted Camera Case with removable foam interior boxes designed to Customly shape the Case interior according to the desired content, the Case comfortably fits the GoPro Camera plus Commonly used Camera Accessories.
  • Includes a Hermetically FLoating Sealed Bobber, a great Accessory that enable capturing Extraordinary Photos and Videos Above and Underwater, The Floating Bobber is designed with Yellow color for easy spotting while in or above water.
  • Includes an Adjustable Helmet Mount designed to Attach onto a Helmet or a similar object, plus 3 Flat Adhesive Surface Stickers with Flat surface Mounts and a 3 Curved Adhesive Stickers with Curved Surface Mounts, The Adhesive can easily be removed with by heating object such as a Hair Dryer.
  • Includes a Remote control wrist strap a great Accessory for Filming while in motion + a Mini Adjustable Table Tripod, Lens Cap Keeper + 2 Screen Protectors and a Memory Card Wallet Case holder + a Deluxe Cleaning Kit and a HeroFiber Ultra gentle cleaning cloth designed for cleaning electronics and accessories.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Xtech
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Xtech Final Thoughts

"Go figure."

Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! Video stabilization is astonishing. Xtech wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. This IPP Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. Neewer G1 Ultra HD 4K Action Camera 12MP, 98 ft Underwater Waterproof Camera 170 Degree Wide Angle W...

User Ratings: 62 7

Neewer 10093702 First Impressions

"This is great."

When I do I'll post my findings here as well. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. Also, the customer service is very good!

  • Neewer G1 Ultra HD 4K Action Camera 12MP, 98 ft Underwater Waterproof Camera 170 Degree Wide Angle WiFi Sports Cam High-tech Sensor and 2-inch Screen with Battery and Mounting Accessories Kit (Black)
  • KIT INCLUDES: (1) Action Camera; (1) Waterproof Housing; (1) Protective Backdoor; (1) Back Clip, (1) Battery; (1) USB Cable; (1) Handled Bar/Pole Mount; (4)Bandage Tether Strape; (1) Lens Cleaning Cloth; (1) Adhesive Mount; (4)Ribbon; (1) Wire Cable; (3) Switch Support; (1) Base Buckle; (3) Mount Adapter
  • 4K ACTION CAMERA: Professional 4K/25FPS, 2.7K/30FPS, 1080P/60FPS, 1080P/30fps video and 12MP photo resolution created by high-tech sensor to capture exciting moment for you; With a protective layer which can be slit to use is attached to cammera screen and waterproof housing lens
  • WIFI SPORTS CAMERA: Just download the Ez iCam App on your iOS or Android phone and connect with this action camera. It lets you control your camera remotely. Share the picture and video on social media. WiFi signal ranges up to 10 meters (15 meters on opening area)
  • 2-INCH HD LCD DISPLAY AND 170 DEGREE WIDE ANGLE: Nondeformable fish-eye lens, large display enable the impressive and vivid images
  • MULTIPLE MODES: Driving mode, continuous shooting (3 Photos), time-lapse, loop recording(4K/2K NOT Support), image rotation, exposure; You can bring it to more applicable conditions beyond your expectation
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Neewer 10093702
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Neewer 10093702 Final Thoughts

"But it is all good."

Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. Overall an okay IPP Action Camera that is probably more hype. I am very happy that I did it. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. When I do I'll post my findings here as well.

Overall Score
4.1


(71 Points)

6. Sunglasses Camera, KAMRE Full HD 1080P Mini Video Camera with UV Protection Polarized Lens, A

User Ratings: 61 3

KAMRE 8595731333 First Impressions

"Great little camera!"

Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. Cost more than half the price of the drone. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer.

  • Sunglasses Camera, KAMRE Full HD 1080P Mini Video Camera with UV Protection Polarized Lens, A
  • STYLISH SUNGLASSES CAMERA: Not only does it look fashion and protect your eyes from harmful UV rays, but also it can record amazing HD video with clear audio. Leaving your hands free to record what you see. Comfortable to wear and widely used when cycling, hunting, fishing, traveling and living.
  • FULL HD 1080P: Record video at 1920*1080 resolutions with 65 degree wide angle. Support Max 32GB Micro sd card (Not included). Built-in 450mAh lithium battery, work about 1.5 hours after full charged. Stunning high-definition video and audio help you record every wonderful moment in your life!
  • ONE-KEY OPERATION: Simplicity camera with only one button control. Automatic video recording after camera is turned on. The indicator light on the inner left arm flashes when recording, always on when standby. It is so user-friendly control that everyone could operate.
  • EASY TO SET: Compatible with Windows and Mac. Function settings are made by modifying the "SportDV.txt" file that is automatically generated in the memory card after use once. Change the settings you want on computer, and then save. If you are still confused, please feel free to contact me.
  • A COOL SUNGLASS: Stylish and elegant design, high-quality rubber material, more durable than ABS plastic, perfect combination between HD Camera and Polarized Sunglasses. A great companion for your daily life! Great for yourself or as a gift for your friends and family! You won't be disappointed!
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KAMRE 8595731333
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KAMRE 8595731333 Final Thoughts

"Amazing IPP Action Camera!"

A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. It was quick and I had no issues. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound.

Overall Score
4.4


(82 Points)

7. GoPro MAX Waterproof 360 Camera with Touch Screen, 5.6K30 Video 16.6MP Photos Pro Bundle with Grip +...

GoPro First Impressions

"My only gripe is the stand."

This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. The quality is decent for the size. Get a stainless steel tether. Very good customer service top notch. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool.

  • GoPro MAX Waterproof 360 Camera with Touch Screen, 5.6K30 Video 16.6MP Photos Pro Bundle with Grip + Tripod, Dual Charger, Battery, 32GB microSD Card, Cleaning Kit
  • KIT INCLUDES: GoPro MAX 360 Action Camera (CHDHZ-201) | Rechargeable Battery | Curved Adhesive Mount | 2x Protective Lenses | 2x Lens Caps | Microfiber Bag | Mounting Buckle + Thumb Screw | USB-C Cable | GoPro Grip + Tripod for MAX Action Camera (ASBHM-002) | GoPro Dual Battery Charger for Max (ACDBD-001) | Extra Rechargeable Battery (1600mAh) ACBAT-001 | SanDisk 32GB Extreme microSDHC Class 10 U3 Memory Card | ProOptic Complete Optics Care and Cleaning Kit
  • KEY FEATURES: Dual-lens 360 Degree Camera | 5.6K 30fps Video | Single Lens Hero Video | 16.6 MP Photos | Max HyperSmooth Stabilization | Max TimeWarp | Digital Lenses (Max SuperView, Wide, Linear, Narrow) | Reframe Footage from Your Phone | PowerPano 270-degree Panoramic Images | 6 Built-in 360 Microphones with Directional Audio | Horizon Leveling | Rugged and Waterproof up to 16-Feet (5m) | 1.7-inch Intuitive Touch Screen | 1080p Live Streaming | 2x Slo-Mo | Foldable Mount Fingers
  • The GoPro Max allows for shooting single-lens HERO-style video with unbreakable stabilization or capture immersive 360 video content. You can vlog to the max with shotgun-mic performance and a front-facing screen. Say hello to the new king of stabilization. Max HyperSmooth delivers the smoothest video ever from a GoPro, plus game-changing horizon leveling, when you want it.
  • WARRANTY: GoPro Authorized Reseller. Includes a Limited GoPro 1 Year USA Warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro
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GoPro Final Thoughts

"I enjoyed using it."

This is enough for most use cases! It was quick and I had no issues. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. I contacted GoPro customer service and they were amazing. I'm looking forward to using this GoPro .

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. GoPro HERO Session Waterproof Digital Action Camera

User Ratings: 64 9

GoPro CHDHS-102 First Impressions

"So exciting!"

Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. I got this GoPro CHDHS-102 to record our trip’s adventure. It is easy to mount the GoPro on and it stays in place. No need to spend hundreds on something else! There is no need for me to buy extra batteries.

  • GoPro HERO Session Waterproof Digital Action Camera
  • Simple, grab and go operation with a compact, waterproof design and weight of just 2.6 ounce (74 grams), Hero session is the perfect camera for first time GoPro users
  • Easy one button control press the button once to power on the camera and begin capturing video or photos automatically
  • Designed to withstand extreme environments and conditions, Hero session is waterproof to 33 feet (10 meter), no housing needed
  • Additional GoPro Hero session features + benefits below on item page; Hero session camera Supports up to 128gb; For the best results we recommend formatting your microsd card regularly; Does not have lcd display
  • Stunning GoPro video quality records stunning 1440p30, 1080p60 and 720p100 video; powerful photo capture captures 8mp single photos, 10 fps burst photos and 0.5 to 60 second time lapse photos
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro CHDHS-102
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GoPro CHDHS-102 Final Thoughts

"I have a GoPro CHDHS-102."

GoPro CHDHS-102 wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. If you have a GoPro CHDHS-102, then you need this case. Love the accessories and the bag. I just love this little camera! More than you'd likely use an action camera for really.

Overall Score
4.2


(1380 Points)

9. Crosstour Action Camera 1080P Full HD Wi-Fi 12MP Waterproof Cam 2" LCD 30m Underwater 170°Wide-Angl...

User Ratings: 71 6

Crosstour CT7000 First Impressions

"Loving this purchase!"

The quality is decent for the size. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. I am so beyond happy with my purchase of this Crosstour CT7000. I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great.

  • Crosstour Action Camera 1080P Full HD Wi-Fi 12MP Waterproof Cam 2" LCD 30m Underwater 170°Wide-Angle Sports Camera with 2 Rechargeable 1050mAh Batteries and Mounting Accessory Kits (CT7000)
  • FULL HD VIDEO AND PHOTO RESOLUTION - 12MP 1080P ensures you capture high quality pictures and videos every time. The 170° wide-angle lens allows you to capture more of your surroundings.
  • 30 METERS WATERPROOF PERFORMANCE - With the solid and durable waterproof case, you can dive into water up to 98 feet / 30 meters. Perfect for water sports, such as swimming, diving, surfing and so on. You can explore the unknown underwater world.
  • WIRELESS REMOTE CONTROL CONNECTION - With Wi Fi you can connect your phone to directly operate the camera and video options using the “iSmart DV” APP. Besides, you can download, delete and view files.
  • 1080P HD VIDEO LIVESTREAM WEBCAM - This 1080P webcam enables you to have video chat or living streaming at a angle you like. And the 170°wide-angle lens of the camera will gives you a wider field of vision.
  • 2” LCD AND MOUNTING ACCESSORY KITS - A 2” LCD screen allows you to view videos or pictures more clearly. 18 multifunctional accessories enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, wrist, etc. Great companion to shoot the exciting moment.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crosstour CT7000
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Crosstour CT7000 Final Thoughts

"Pretty fast charge time."

It was quick and I had no issues. The quality is decent for the size. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling.

Overall Score
4.4


(2181 Points)

10. OhO sunshine Ski Goggles, S6 Model, 4K 24MP Adjusted Action Camera, Anti-Fog Snowboard Goggles with ...

User Ratings: 48

OhO sunshine S6-Multicolor-w/o First Impressions

"Go figure."

OhO sunshine S6-Multicolor-w/o wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. I think at this price range, this is a very good IPP Action Camera to have. It was quick and I had no issues. This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. I just love this little camera!

  • OhO sunshine Ski Goggles, S6 Model, 4K 24MP Adjusted Action Camera, Anti-Fog Snowboard Goggles with UV400 Protection Dual Ski Lens, Low Temperature Working Battery
  • 4K ULTRA HD VIDEO RECORDING: Amazing 4K Ultra Full HD Resolution Video with Audio, and Crisp Photo, Waterproof Feature and Perfect for Extreme Speed Sports Video Recording,Come with 32GB Micro SD Card, Support Maximum 128GB Memory
  • TWO BUTTONS OPERATION: One Button for Video Recording with Audio, One Button for Photo Taking with LED Indicator Light inside the frame. The Battery in Goggles and Spare Battery is All Changeable and Rechargeable.
  • IMPACT RESISTANT FRAME: The Goggle Collection is Driven by Adventure. And That is Why We Have Developed a Line That is Designed to Go Beyond Everyday Boundaries. In The Harshest Conditions, When Everything is on The Line, We Know that Having a Trusted, Quality and Durable Goggle is Paramount.
  • HELMET COMPATIBLE: Very Comfortable to Wear and Compatible with Helmet, a Double Beading Layer of Silicon Coats Each and Every Goggle Strap to Ensure that Beanie or Helmet, Your Goggle will Stay Exactly where You Place It
  • VERY CLEAR ANTI-FOG LENS: All OhO Lenses Go Through a State-of-the-art Infusion to Ensure Your Vision is Never Compromised. Anti-Fog Molecules are Permanently Infused into the Lens Material so OhO Goggles Last Longer against the Elements. You Can't Wipe it off - Even if you try
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The OhO sunshine S6-Multicolor-w/o
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OhO sunshine S6-Multicolor-w/o Final Thoughts

"It earns 4 stars."

It is easy to mount the OhO sunshine on and it stays in place. The whole outlook and vintage and nice. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. I will be ordering several more for my personal use! I just love this little camera!

Overall Score
4.3


(38 Points)

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