Editor's Choice - Our Favorite MELIFE Action Cameras

1. MELIFE i3 4K WiFi Action Camera UHD 4K 24FPS 14MP Waterproof Helmet Camera with Remote Control

MELIFE i3 First Impressions

"Value for the money."

Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. I just love this little camera! I may have to pick up a second one at this price! Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it.

  • MELIFE i3 4K WiFi Action Camera UHD 4K 24FPS 14MP Waterproof Helmet Camera with Remote Control
  • Built-in 3-Axis Gyroscope sports camera to take more steady videos
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  • WIFI & HDMI: Built in Wifi for wireless connectivity with all your smart devices. Connect to your iOS or Android devices directly. HDMI port also built in for direct conection to any port
  • 2.4G RF Wrist Remote Control, you can easily control camera when use it as the bike/motorcycle/motorbike/firefighter/cycle helmet camera
  • 30M Waterproof housing included in standard package, capture your underwater video
  • Editor's Impressions Of The MELIFE i3
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

MELIFE i3 Final Thoughts

"I expected that."

I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. Amazing video quality and from something so small.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

2. GoPro Hero 4 Silver Edition 12MP Waterproof Sports & Action Camera Bundle with 2 Batteries

User Ratings: 80 5

GoPro MAIN-92281 First Impressions

"Not a scratch on it."

The picture quality is outstanding with a stable picture. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. The device itself is fabulous. The value of all the parts is incredible. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really.

  • GoPro Hero 4 Silver Edition 12MP Waterproof Sports & Action Camera Bundle with 2 Batteries
  • Built-in touch display for easy camera control, shot-framing and playback,Protune with SuperView delivers cinema-quality capture and advanced manual control for photos and video with the world's most immersive wide-angle field of view
  • Professional 1080p60 and 720p120 video with 12MP photos at up to 30 frames per second. Video Supported: 4K15 / 2.7K30 / 1440p48 / 1080p60 / 960p100 / 720p120 fps
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support the GoPro App, Smart Remote and more
  • Improved camera control and built-in video trimming lets you create and save short video clips right on your camera
  • Includes an extra battery, dual battery charger and a 16GB Micro SD card
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro MAIN-92281
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

GoPro MAIN-92281 Final Thoughts

"Conclusion."

This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. These are original GoPro MAIN-92281 batteries, and charger. It is easy to mount the GoPro on and it stays in place. I am very happy that I did it. I'll list the pros vs cons to summarize.

Overall Score
4.5


(88 Points)

3. GoPro Hero7 Silver Bundle with GoPro Float Handle, Sandisk U3 32GB Memory Card and Ritz Camera Memor...

User Ratings: 62

GoPro GOH7S First Impressions

"And Wallah!"

And the image on the GoPro GOH7S itself is sharp and clear. I was skeptical at best, but decided to go ahead. The quality and features were more than I expected. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies.

  • GoPro Hero7 Silver Bundle with GoPro Float Handle, Sandisk U3 32GB Memory Card and Ritz Camera Memory Card Reader
  • 4k 30 video get stunning 4k video that's as amazing as the moment itself; You can also shoot time lapse videos to turn longer events into short, shareable moments
  • Rugged + waterproof : Share experiences you can't capture with your phone; Hero7 silver is tough, tiny, totally water proof and up for any adventure
  • Intuitive: touch screen with a touch screen and simple, streamlined capture modes, it's easy to jump right in and get great shots; just swipe and tap
  • Voice control : Stay in the moment; control your Hero7 silver hands free with voice commands like "GoPro, take a photo" and "GoPro, start recording
  • GoPro Hero 7 Silver Camera has Full US Warranty and Manufacturer-Supplied Accessories. Bundle Includes: Sandisk Extreme 32GB MicroSD, GoPro Handler Mount, Ritz Gear Card Reader and Cleaning Cloth
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro GOH7S
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

GoPro GOH7S Final Thoughts

"So I chose this one."

The picture quality is outstanding with a stable picture. I cant give the GoPro GOH7S enough stars. Get a stainless steel tether. This MELIFE Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape.

Overall Score
4.2


(10 Points)

4. Deyard Accessories Kit for GoPro Hero 7(Only Black)/HD(2018)/6/5 with Shockproof Small Case Waterpro...

User Ratings: 68 4

Deyard FBA_D068 First Impressions

"Buy more batteries."

Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. If you have a Deyard FBA_D068, then you need this case. It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star.

  • Deyard Accessories Kit for GoPro Hero 7(Only Black)/HD(2018)/6/5 with Shockproof Small Case Waterproof Case Screen Protector Bundle for GoPro Hero 7 black/ Hero HD(2018)/Hero 6/Hero 5
  • Compared to other waterproof cases, Deyard upgraded waterproof case is not necessary to remove the cover lens before placing the camera in the case, which is convenient and time-saving.
  • The waterproof case for GoPro Hero 7(Not Compatible with Hero 7 White/Silver)/Hero 5 /Hero 6 is extremely durable and water resistant to 45 meters. Ideal for diving, snorkeling, and other underwater activities.
  • Give your action-cam to set the home that it deserves, with this case. Keeps your camera safe and sound from scratching, shock and dust.
  • The red filter is professional color correction for blue and tropical water. Anti-fog insert prevents lens fog in cold and humid environment.
  • Screen protector and lens cap keep the camera from daily scratches, dust, scrapes, and normal signs of wear.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Deyard FBA_D068
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Deyard FBA_D068 Final Thoughts

"Awesome camera!"

If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. Love the accessories and the bag. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. I am very happy that I did it.

Overall Score
4.4


(1691 Points)

5. LETSCOM 4k60fps WiFi Action Camera Touch Screen Sports Cam 16MP Underwater Waterproof Video Recorder...

LETSCOM Q6H First Impressions

"Great decision!"

My friends are impressed by my work with this MELIFE Action Camera. This action camera is amazing for the price! This is enough for most use cases! Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. Good and authentic after replacement.

  • LETSCOM 4k60fps WiFi Action Camera Touch Screen Sports Cam 16MP Underwater Waterproof Video Recorder, 170° Ultra Wide Angle,HD Travel Vlog Camera with Helmet Accessories
  • Ultra High Resolution: Shoots 4K/60FPS, 4K/30FPS, 2.7K/30FPS, 1080P/120FPS ultra HD video and 16MP high resolutions photo, delivering sharp and clear images. The intergrated distortion correction offers an extra option, recording video without fish-eye effect.
  • 2'' Touch Screen & Wi-Fi Connectivity: Operate your action camera and switch functions more convenient with the built-in touch screen. Wireless connectivity allows you to directly save photos and videos to your phone(via "DV KING 4K" App) and share your amazing moments online at real time.
  • IP68 Waterproof: The supplied IP68 waterproof case supports you to dive deep into the ocean up to 100ft with this sport camera, explore and capture more amazing moment of the mysterious underwater world with 170° wide angle lens.
  • Accessories Kits with Two Batteries: Comes with multifunctional accessories enable you to mount this action sports camera to helmets, bicycles, wrist, etc. 2 rechargable 1050mAh batteries extend your recording time up to 180 minutes (90 minutes for each). No worries for outdoor recording.
  • Featured Functions: slow motion, loop recording,time-lapse, burst shot, auto shoot, timer, exposure/white balance adjustment, Image rotation, HDMI output etc different modes and functions support you to discover and record the world on your own way.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The LETSCOM Q6H
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

LETSCOM Q6H Final Thoughts

"Maybe several weeks."

And the image on the LETSCOM Q6H itself is sharp and clear. The order arrived faster than expected, which was great. Very nice package of accessories. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. The picture quality out performs any expectation I had.

Overall Score
5.0


(15 Points)

6. DJI Mavic 2 PRO Drone Quadcopter Fly More Kit Bundle with 3 Batteries, Hard Rugged Carrying Case, ND...

User Ratings: 83 6

DJI First Impressions

"Cheers!"

And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well. The order arrived faster than expected, which was great. This is a great investment for all kinds of uses. This MELIFE Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started!

  • DJI Mavic 2 PRO Drone Quadcopter Fly More Kit Bundle with 3 Batteries, Hard Rugged Carrying Case, ND & Rotating Adjustable Polarizer Filter Set & Must Have Accessories (12 Items)
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! See the bigger picture! The Mavic 2 is the latest flagship consumer drone from DJI. The Mavic 2 PRO is equipped with Hasselblad L1D-20c camera which has iconic Hasselblad image quality. It has 20MP 1" CMOS sensory, with adjustable aperture, f/2.8-f/11, 10-bit Dlog-M colour profile and 10-bit HDR video
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! The Mavic 2 is equipped with OcuSync 2.0 digital video transmission system which is able to transmit 1080p live video up to 8 km. It is also 2.4/5.8 GHz real time auto-switching
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! The Mavic 2 flies faster, longer, and quieter. The flight time is up to 31 min. The max speed in sport mode is up to 72 kph
  • SOLD BY DJI AUTHORIZED DEALER SURE RC! With obstacle sensors on all sides of the aircraft. The Mavic 2's Advaced Pilot Assistance Systems allow the aircraft to actively avoid obstacles in front of and behind it
  • 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

"Really enjoyed the DJI ."

Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! This is such a versatile and fun camera to use. The order arrived faster than expected, which was great.

Overall Score
4.6


(37 Points)

7. Atomos Accessory Kit for Shogun Ninja Inferno & Flame

User Ratings: 89

Atomos ATOMACCKT1 First Impressions

"10/10 recommend."

It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. The device itself is fabulous. I think at this price range, this is a very good MELIFE Action Camera to have.

  • Atomos Accessory Kit for Shogun Ninja Inferno & Flame
  • HPRC Hard Flight Case
  • 2.5mm Female to Dual 2.5mm Male Control Cable
  • 2 x NP-F750 5200mAh Batteries
  • Fast Charger
  • USB 3.0 Docking Station
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Atomos ATOMACCKT1
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Atomos ATOMACCKT1 Final Thoughts

"I expected that."

I cannot say enough great things about this MELIFE Action Camera. So I definitely like this MELIFE Action Camera as well. The quality and features were more than I expected. I may have to pick up a second one at this price! Good and authentic after replacement.

Overall Score
4.9


(12 Points)

8. Insta360 ONE R 360 Degree Action Camera 4K Wide Angle 5.7K Dual Lens Interchangeable Sports Video Ad...

User Ratings: 65 11

insta360 First Impressions

"Win win."

This is high quality and you can tell. I got this insta360 to record our trip’s adventure. This action camera is amazing for the price! More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. insta360 wow is it nice when you come from a hero black.

  • Insta360 ONE R 360 Degree Action Camera 4K Wide Angle 5.7K Dual Lens Interchangeable Sports Video Adaptive Stabilization Waterproof Voice Control Reversible Touch Display (Twin Edition)
  • 【5.7K 360 + 4K WIDE】 ONE R Twin Edition transforms on the fly from a 360 cam to a 4K 60fps wide-angle shooter. You'll always have the right tool to capture the action.
  • 【FlowState Stabilization】 FlowState achieves gimbal-like stabilization without the gimbal. Thanks to a new scene-detection algorithm, your footage stays clear and steady even in low light.
  • 【SUPER 5.7K】 All pixels are not created equal. The Dual-Lens 360 Mod raises the bar with Super 5.7K resolution, leveraging H.265 encoding, advanced image processing and an AI-powered finishing algorithm to preserve detail and make your footage pop.
  • 【IPX8 WATERPROOF】 ONE R is IPX8 waterproof to 5m (16.4ft). Whether you're poolside or on a rainy-day ride, ONE R can handle it. !!! NOTE: ONE R is waterproof after being fully assembled and installed in the included Mounting Bracket.
  • 【PACKAGE LIST】 Twin Edition includes 1x 4K Wide Angle Mod, 1x Dual-Lens 360 Mod, 1x Core, 1x Battery Base, 1x Lens Cap and 1x Mounting Bracket.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The insta360
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

insta360 Final Thoughts

"Can't wait to use it."

I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui. The insta360 is very easy to use. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. Good and authentic after replacement.

Overall Score
4.2


(816 Points)

9. Case Logic MGC-101 Security Camera

User Ratings: 70

Case Logic MGC-101 First Impressions

"Did I mention."

This works well enough, except when I want to use it. First off I would like to commend Case Logic. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. I am so beyond happy with my purchase of this Case Logic MGC-101.

  • Case Logic MGC-101 Security Camera
  • Memento Action Cam Organizer Plus Case
  • Design that delivers high availability, scalability, and for maximum flexibility and price/performance
  • Manufactured In China
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Case Logic MGC-101
  • Video Quality
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Case Logic MGC-101 Final Thoughts

"Good picture quality."

This is such a versatile and fun camera to use. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. I'm looking forward to using this Case Logic MGC-101. I will be ordering several more for my personal use!

Overall Score
4.6


(15 Points)

10. OYTRO HD 1080P Outdoor Sports DV Camera Waterproof Recorder Sports & Action Video Cameras

OYTRO First Impressions

"See the pics yourself."

I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great. These are original OYTRO batteries, and charger. Love the accessories and the bag. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON! I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

  • OYTRO HD 1080P Outdoor Sports DV Camera Waterproof Recorder Sports & Action Video Cameras
  • Material: ABS
  • Perfect for your sports designs
  • Connector: USB2.0/AV OUT
  • Focal length range: 1080P HD wide-angle lens 140 degrees
  • External: SD card (up to 32G card)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The OYTRO
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

OYTRO Final Thoughts

"This cannot be disabled."

Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. Get a stainless steel tether. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. I was shocked at how small this unit is. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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