Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Large Action Cameras

1. SmilePowo 42-in-1 Action Camera Accessorries Kit Mount for GoPro Hero 8 Max 7 6 5 4 3 3+ 2 1 Black G...

User Ratings: 71 4

SmilePowo 4332104005 First Impressions

"Did I mention."

First off I would like to commend SmilePowo. The new form factor and weight are fantastic! A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing!

  • SmilePowo 42-in-1 Action Camera Accessorries Kit Mount for GoPro Hero 8 Max 7 6 5 4 3 3+ 2 1 Black GoPro 2018 Session Fusion Silver Insta360 DJI AKASO APEMAN YI Campark SJCAM XIAOMI (Carrying Case)
  • 【Perfect for Vlog, skiing, cycling, canoe and more other high speed sports activities】: Wrist strap (with 360 degree power clips), car suction cup mount, head strap, chest mount, tripod, selfie and floating handle grip can freindly connect your sport action camera like GoPro Hero 8 7 6 5 4 3/3+ 2 1 Black, GoPro Max Black, 2018 Session Fusion Silver White and more. The GoPro accessory kits can make it easier to capture immersive video and photo, and protect your camera stabler and safer.
  • 【360°Rotating Wrist Strap + Car Suction Cup Mount】: wrist strap features 360°rotation helps you adjust your capture angle. Car suction can help you attach your action camera to cars, boats, motorcycles and more to record your self-driving journey.
  • 【Chest Strap + Head Strap】: Fully adjustable to fit a wide range of body types,stably capturing hands-free footage with sports cameras. Get the first point of view videos and photos and enable you breath well during heavy activities and look around the world from the angle of your beating heart.
  • 【Lightweight Mini Tripod + 180 Degree Selfie Stick】: The mini tripod is compatible with smartphones, for maximum convenience. You can use it as a flexible tripod, or phone stand for reading, watching videos, or during long phone calls or video calls. The selfie stick helps you take perfect pictures every time and everywhere for self-timer, group shots and travel, but not recommended for extreme sports.
  • 【Floating Handle Grip + Floating Block + Large EVA Shockproof Carry Bag】: Floating handle grip and yellow block make it much easier to view the underwater scenery leisurely and never worry about losing your camera. Bright colors help you locate your camera quickly. The large black case can store all accessories, foam padding with pre-cut slots to hold your gear in place, keeps your GoPro and accessories safe, protected, and organized.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SmilePowo 4332104005
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SmilePowo 4332104005 Final Thoughts

"My only gripe is the stand."

The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! It may be even better then my other GoPro to be honest. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! This is such a versatile and fun camera to use. The camera can be used while inside a waterproof case.

Overall Score
4.4


(1709 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Large Action Cameras

2. POV Case 3.0 Large black - suitable for GoPro HD Hero 4, 3+, 3, 2

User Ratings: 60 4

SP Gadgets 52040 First Impressions

"It earns 4 stars."

This action camera is amazing for the price! The picture quality out performs any expectation I had. These are original SP Gadgets 52040 batteries, and charger. First off I would like to commend SP Gadgets. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press.

  • POV Case 3.0 Large black - suitable for GoPro HD Hero 4, 3+, 3, 2
  • Compact and easy to use
  • Perfectly shaped compartments for your GoPro camera & accessories
  • Sleek and Lightweight
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SP Gadgets 52040
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SP Gadgets 52040 Final Thoughts

"Ordered spur of the moment."

Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase. I was skeptical at best, but decided to go ahead. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape.

Overall Score
4.3


(1137 Points)

3. GoPro Hero 7 (Black) Action Camera with GoPro Sports Kit Essential Bundle: Includes – Chesty, Hand...

User Ratings: 78 7

K&M First Impressions

"Upload your footage daily."

It is easy to mount the K&M on and it stays in place. Great purchase and highly recommended. No need to spend hundreds on something else! I got this K&M to record our trip’s adventure. This little camera will amaze you.

  • GoPro Hero 7 (Black) Action Camera with GoPro Sports Kit Essential Bundle: Includes – Chesty, Handlebar/Seatpost/Pole Mount, Large + Small Rubber Insert, Vertical Mounting Buckle, and Compact
  • This K&M Bundle Includes All Standard GoPro Accessories + Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • GoPro Hero 7 (Black) Action Camera Box Includes: GoPro HERO7 Black, Rechargeable Battery, The Frame for HERO7 Black, Curved Adhesive Mount, Flat Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle, USB-C Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty.
  • GoPro Hero 7 (Black) Action Camera Highlights: 4K60/50, 2.7K120/100 & 1080p240/200, 12MP Still Photos with Selectable HDR, HyperSmooth Video Stabilization, Direct Live Streaming to Facebook Live.
  • GoPro Sports Kit Box Includes: Chesty (Performance Chest Mount), Handlbar/Seatpost/Pole Mount, Large Rubber Insert, Small Rubber Insert, Vertical Mounting Buckle, Thumb Screw, and Compact Case.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M
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K&M Final Thoughts

"The features are great."

But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. This action camera is amazing for the price! More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. More like I wanted plus more!

Overall Score
4.5


(762 Points)

4. GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera with GoPro Sports Kit Essential Bundle: Includes Chesty, Handleb...

User Ratings: 78 7

K&M First Impressions

"It worked great."

Very good customer service top notch. These are original K&M batteries, and charger. This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. The K&M is very easy to use. These are original K&M batteries, and charger.

  • GoPro Hero 7 (Silver) Action Camera with GoPro Sports Kit Essential Bundle: Includes Chesty, Handlebar/Seatpost/Pole Mount, Large + Small Rubber Insert, Vertical Mounting Buckle, and Compact
  • 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 Sport Kit Box Includes: Chesty (Performance Chest Mount), Handlbar/Seatpost/Pole Mount, Large Rubber Insert, Small Rubber Insert, Vertical Mounting Buckle, Thumb Screw, and Compact Case.
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K&M Final Thoughts

"The light."

It was quick and I had no issues. Great purchase and highly recommended. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON!

Overall Score
4.5


(762 Points)

Honorable Mentions - More Top Selling Large Action Cameras

5. BOIFUN 4K 20MP Anti-Shake Underwater Action Sport Wi-Fi Camera with External Microphone Waterproof 4...

User Ratings: 80 4

BOIFUN SPC01 First Impressions

"It's just amazing!"

This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. My friends are impressed by my work with this Large Action Camera.

  • BOIFUN 4K 20MP Anti-Shake Underwater Action Sport Wi-Fi Camera with External Microphone Waterproof 40 Meters Remote Control and 20 Accessories (4k 20mp)
  • ULTRA HD 4K 20MP ACTION CAMERA and WIFI CONNECTION : Ultra HD 4K/30FPS and 20MP deliver high definition, crystal clear video and awesome quality image, which provide a highly reductive photographic experience for you. And Wi-Fi provides a seamless connection between your smart phone and BOIFUN action camera, then you can preview and download pictures videos on your phone, and share those wonderful moments to social media anytime .
  • EXTERNAL MICROPHONE and WIRELESS REMOTE CONTROL : With the 2.5mm external microphone, action camera will capture your sound from all directions with crisp details easily. Then it could maintain the effect of Hi-Fi and noise reduction, which greatly enhance the audio quality. Equipped with a remote control , it’s possible to free your hands and record pictures or videos in the place where you can’t reach. Or just try different view to record your life.
  • EIS STABLIZATION ANTI-SHAKE and 40 METERS WATERPROOF : EIS(Electronic Image Stabilization) adopts Six-axis anti-shake technology to deliver steady and smooth videos, that ensures excellent experience in up to 4K/30fps resolution. Rugged waterproof camera case enables you to explore amazing underwater scenery. Therefor, please feel free to recording when you are cycling, travelling, hiking, jogging, swimming, surfing, fishing, skating, skinning, diving.
  • MORE FUNNY RECORD FUNCTIONS DESERVE to BE DISCOVERD : Besides 170 degree wide angle apply in car recording and large scene photographing. There are many interesting recording functions of BOIFUN action camera, such as time-lapse video, loop recording, slow motion, burst photo, and self timer . In this way, based on different shooting background, you can change different recording modes to make your pictures and video more funny.
  • LONGER BATTERY LIFE and 20 MOUNTING ACCESSORIES : 2X1200mAh batteries promise a longer shooting time. It is also convenient to provide a charging cable for camera charging. That means no need worry about missing out on your amazing moment! Because our batteries are rechargeable and replaceable. Beside, comes with 20 multifunctional universal accessories, BOIFUN enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, car, wrist, etc.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The BOIFUN SPC01
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BOIFUN SPC01 Final Thoughts

"This is the perfect setup."

The quality is decent for the size. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. This Large Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! I cant give the BOIFUN SPC01 enough stars. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes.

Overall Score
4.6


(141 Points)

6. 50 in 1 Basic Common Action Camera Outdoor Sports Accessories Kit for Gopro Hero 8/7/6/fusion/5/Sess...

User Ratings: 73 2

kitspeed First Impressions

"Easily worth the money."

Amazing video quality and from something so small. Love the accessories and the bag. Video stabilization is astonishing. Overall, I think this a great Large Action Camera. First off I would like to commend kitspeed.

  • 50 in 1 Basic Common Action Camera Outdoor Sports Accessories Kit for Gopro Hero 8/7/6/fusion/5/Session/4/3/2/HD/HERO+ SJ4000/5000/6000/Xiaomi Yi/AKASO/APEMAN/DBPOWER/Sony Sports DV and More
  • 【Head Strap Mount】 Features of the Head Strap Mount Fully adjustable to fit all sizes, the Head Strap is compatible with all GoPro cameras and great for keeping the footage clear while you shred .
  • 【Chest Strap Mount】Lets you wear all GoPro cameras (except Digital HERO 5 Wrist Camera) on your chest Comfortable, fully-adjustable design fits all shapes and sizes, including over large jackets Perfect mount for skiing, kayaking, biking, motocross, equestrian and other action sports Lets you capture your knees & skis on the slopes, or your bike frame & handlebars Easy way to share the filming with your friends.
  • 【360 Degree Rotation Glove-Style Mount】Creative Glove Style,As the camera is on your wrist, you can adjust the recording angle more conveniently.
  • 【 Floating Hand Grip】Whether you are deep sea diving, snorkelling, scuba diving, swimming, surfing or engaging in other water sports activities, it is the best choice of floating hand grip for you.. If you are not underwater you might even want to use the watertight compartment to keep a little something hidden and dry.
  • 【More accessories】The kit parts number up to 50, just like our main image described. Meet your different sports needs. It’s compatible with most of the action cameras like Gopro Hero 8/7/6/5/4/MAX, Apeman, DBPOWER and more.
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kitspeed Final Thoughts

"I just received my kitspeed ."

Has a lot to offer at a good price. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

Overall Score
4.6


(89 Points)

7. DJI Osmo Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with 64 GB Extreme microSD Card Ultimate Bu...

User Ratings: 78 7

FS TFSTOYS First Impressions

"Working good so far."

On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape. It may be even better then my other GoPro to be honest. I cannot say enough great things about this Large Action Camera. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries.

  • DJI Osmo Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with 64 GB Extreme microSD Card Ultimate Bundle
  • Small size, weighs 116g and can let you film up to 140 minutes
  • With a 1/2.3-inch sensor, Osmo Pocket can shoot 4K/60fps video at 100 Mbps and photos at 12MP with a pixel size of 1.55μm.
  • 1-inch integrated touch screen provides a high quality live view as well as the ability to toggle through the various shooting modes, adjust settings, review footage and gain access to a full suite of creative features like ActiveTrack, Motionlapse, Panorama and FPV mode.In Stock, arrive before Christmas!
  • Osmo Pocket includes a universal port which allows the users to connect the smartphone as well as a wide range of accessories.
  • In the bundle: DJI Osmo Pocket with full DJI accessories, extra large hard case, extreme 64gb Memory card, Phone Adapter, mini Tripod, Osmo Pocket Holder et al
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FS TFSTOYS
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FS TFSTOYS Final Thoughts

"I expected that."

If you have a FS TFSTOYS , then you need this case. I cant give the FS TFSTOYS enough stars. I contacted FS TFSTOYS customer service and they were amazing. This works well enough, except when I want to use it. This accessory bundle for my FS TFSTOYS has a ton of items.

Overall Score
4.5


(86 Points)

8. 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 Large 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)

9. Vsysto Motorcycle Camera Front/Rear 2 Channels Lens Dash cam for Sports Bike/Motorcycle DVR Recordin...

User Ratings: 64

VSYSTO M2F First Impressions

"Cross your fingers."

Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. The order arrived faster than expected, which was great.

  • Vsysto Motorcycle Camera Front/Rear 2 Channels Lens Dash cam for Sports Bike/Motorcycle DVR Recording System with Full HD Front and Rear View Wide Angle 3.0'' LCD (1080P IMX323/waterproof case)
  • Motorcycle Dash Cam System: With Sony IMX323 Chip,Front and Rear both 1080P Resolution.150 Degree Wide Angle.3 inch Big LCD Screen. Great Night Vision for Motorcycle Rider. How to figure true 1080P: Playing Videos on Your Phone or Computer,Compare the Resolution. Small Screen can’t Express Well.
  • Without Charging All the Time. Professional Motorcycle Dash Camera is Power Supplied by Motorcycle Engine Directly.Customers do not need charge. Not worry about battery anymore.
  • Dual Super Lenses Motorcycle Security Camera: 7-full glass lenses, dual fish eyes camera and this's our best super camera now. Special designed for motorcycle/motorbike. Recording road situation well. Recording accident proof. Protecting Riders’ Safe
  • Loop Recording,G-sensor,Built-in Wifi,APP Share. Equipped with VSYSTO motorcycle Dash cam. With F1.8 large aperture to capture 30% more light and provide you with super night vision. You can share videos and pictures anytime.
  • We Provide Custom Service (custom opening screen picture),It is great gift for friends and families. What’s more, In some area, it is lawbreaking to take helmet camera when riding.
  • Batteries: 1 CR5 batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The VSYSTO M2F
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VSYSTO M2F Final Thoughts

"Ordered spur of the moment."

I cannot say enough great things about this Large Action Camera. It was quick and I had no issues. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON! Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. VSYSTO M2F wow is it nice when you come from a hero black.

Overall Score
4.3


(27 Points)

10. Crosstour Action Camera Underwater Cam WiFi 1080P Full HD 12MP Waterproof 30m 2" LCD 170 Degree Wide...

User Ratings: 51

Crosstour CT8000 First Impressions

"Buy with confidence!"

It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. I think at this price range, this is a very good Large Action Camera to have. Very good customer service top notch.

  • Crosstour Action Camera Underwater Cam WiFi 1080P Full HD 12MP Waterproof 30m 2" LCD 170 Degree Wide-Angle Sports Camera with 2 Rechargeable 1050mAh Batteries and Mounting Accessory Kits (4K)
  • 4K ULTRA HD ACTION CAM - Ultra HD 4K resolution can make sure you capture high quality pictures and videos easily. And 170°Wide-angle lens will broaden your horizon to a great extent. You can enjoy a panoramic view of the whole world.
  • 30M UNDERWATER CAMERA - Wearing the waterproof case, you can dive up to 30m/98.4ft. Perfect protection from rocks, dust and scratches. No worries for your camera taking in water. Fill yourself with joy of beauties in underwater world.
  • BUILT-IN Wi-Fi SPORTS CAM - After connecting with your phone via Wi-Fi, you can directly operate the camera in iSmart DV APP on your cellphone, such as recording videos, taking pictures. In addition, you can download, delete and view files.
  • 2 INCH LCD HELMET CAMERA - Larger screen size brings you better visual experience. 18 fascinating mounting accessories enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, wrist, etc. Great companion to shoot your exciting moment.
  • 2 LONG LIFE CAMERA BATTERIES - Equipped with two pieces rechargeable 1050mAh batteries, one battery can record up to 90 minutes. No more worry for power running out during the happy times with your family and friends in a short time.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Crosstour CT8000
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Crosstour CT8000 Final Thoughts

"Loving this purchase!"

The device itself is fabulous. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! These are original Crosstour CT8000 batteries, and charger. When I do I'll post my findings here as well.

Overall Score
4.1


(18 Points)

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