Editor's Choice - Our Favorite MST Action Cameras

1. MST CAM-60 4K WIFI Sports Action Camera Ultra HD Waterproof DV Camcorder 12MP 170 Degree Wide Angle

MST First Impressions

"Great Buy!"

Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes. The quality and features were more than I expected. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! I contacted MST customer service and they were amazing. Here's a few underwater pictures from my trip!

  • MST CAM-60 4K WIFI Sports Action Camera Ultra HD Waterproof DV Camcorder 12MP 170 Degree Wide Angle
  • 4K 25fps Ultra HD, 2" LCD, 2.7K 30fps video, with 12MP photos at up to 30 frames per second for incredible photos, which is 4 times the resolution of traditional HD cameras.
  • 170 Degree Fish Eye Wide Angle, Long Lasting Battery comes with 2 rechargeable 1050mAh batteries. Each battery can record up to 90 minutes.
  • Supports: WIFI, 51074556377 , White Balance, EV, Snapshot, Continuous Capture, PC CAMPC, Picture Rotation
  • 5 Mega CMOS SENSOR TS5220
  • 100 feet waterproof camerais designed to withstand extreme environments, together with durable waterproof case. With the accessories, transform it for indoor and outdoor activities.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The MST
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MST Final Thoughts

"This is my first MST."

I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. Get a stainless steel tether. I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

2. GoPro Hero5 Black — Waterproof Digital Action Camera for Travel with Touch Screen 4K HD Video 12MP...

User Ratings: 69 12

GoPro CHDHX-502 First Impressions

"The quality is unreal."

It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. I got this GoPro CHDHX-502 to record our trip’s adventure. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON!

  • GoPro Hero5 Black — Waterproof Digital Action Camera for Travel with Touch Screen 4K HD Video 12MP Photos
  • Stunning 4k video and 12MP photos in single, burst and time lapse modes charger not included
  • Durable by design, Hero5 black is waterproof to 33 feet (10 meter) without a housing
  • Additional GoPro Hero5 black features + benefits below on item page time lapse photo intervals: 05, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30, 60 seconds
  • Preview and playback your shots, change settings and trim your footage, all on your GoPro
  • Note: Check user manual on technical specification and instruction video available before use; audio format: wav
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro CHDHX-502
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GoPro CHDHX-502 Final Thoughts

"Not even close."

It can attach to his bike and scooter. The GoPro CHDHX-502 is very easy to use. Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it. This thing is solid as ever. If you have a GoPro CHDHX-502, then you need this case.

Overall Score
4.2


(3045 Points)

3. DJI Osmo Pocket Gimbal with 38-in-1 Action Bundle

User Ratings: 60

K&M CPZM0000009701 First Impressions

"The result was pretty good."

The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. This thing is solid as ever. The quality and features were more than I expected. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails.

  • DJI Osmo Pocket Gimbal with 38-in-1 Action Bundle
  • This K&M Bundle Includes All Standard DJI Accessories + Limited 1 Year and 6 Month Warranty
  • DJI Box Includes: DJI Osmo Pocket Gimbal, USB-C Adapter, Lightning (iOS) Smartphone Adapter, Charging Cable, Cover, Limited 1-Year Warranty for Camera, Handle, Charger, Limited 6-Month Warranty for Battery (< 400 Charge Cycles)
  • Product Highlights: 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, Standard Time-Lapse & Motionlapse, NightShot & Panoramic Modes
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M CPZM0000009701
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K&M CPZM0000009701 Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

This works well enough, except when I want to use it. Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. This works well enough, except when I want to use it. Overall an okay MST Action Camera that is probably more hype. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing!

Overall Score
4.6


(3 Points)

4. DJI 2019 Osmo Action with Dual Touch Display 4K HDR Waterproof Camera with Free Sandisk 128GB Memory...

DJI DJIOSAC128GBESS First Impressions

"Which brings up the point."

The quality and features were more than I expected. Here's a few underwater pictures from my trip! Has loads and loads of accessories. This little camera will amaze you. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically.

  • DJI 2019 Osmo Action with Dual Touch Display 4K HDR Waterproof Camera with Free Sandisk 128GB Memory Card Essential Bundle
  • Dual Screens: 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.
  • RockSteady, Made to Move: RockSteady combines EIS with complex algorithms, delivering stable, shake-free footage no matter how heavy the action gets.
  • More Dynamic Detail with HDR Video: 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.
  • 11 M Waterproof: Sporting a watertight seal and a hydrophobic coating on the back touchscreen, Osmo Action is waterproof at depths of up to 11 meters, making it the perfect underwater companion.
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJIOSAC128GBESS
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DJI DJIOSAC128GBESS Final Thoughts

"Cheers!"

I got this DJI DJIOSAC128GBESS to record our trip’s adventure. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. The device itself is fabulous. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. DURAGADGET Exclusive SJCAM Action Camera Battery - 1x Rechargeable 3.3Wh Li-ion Battery (900mAH, 3.7...

DURAGADGET 1467 First Impressions

"We love this camera!"

Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. On the motorcycle helmet, forget that 3M sticky tape. The quality is decent for the size. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. These are original DURAGADGET 1467 batteries, and charger.

  • DURAGADGET Exclusive SJCAM Action Camera Battery - 1x Rechargeable 3.3Wh Li-ion Battery (900mAH, 3.7V) for The SJCAM SJ4000 | SJ5000 | SJ5000X | SJ5000+
  • DURAGADGET rechargeable lithium-ion battery for the SJCAM SJ4000 & SJ5000
  • Lightweight, compact and ultra-portable, this handy replacement battery has been custom-built to provide the perfect fit and full charge
  • The battery is fast-charging at 1500mAh and will provide reliable and long-lasting power
  • Featuring an identical technical specification to the official merchandise, this battery makes for the perfect replacement
  • Output: 3.7V | 900mAh (Up to One Hour recording) | Full 5-year warranty and fuss-free returns
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DURAGADGET 1467
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DURAGADGET 1467 Final Thoughts

"I like the video capability."

If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. DURAGADGET 1467 wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. I got this DURAGADGET 1467 to record our trip’s adventure. Cost more than half the price of the drone. More like I wanted plus more!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Skyzone SKY03O OLED /SKY03S 5.8GHz 48CH Diversity FPV Goggles Support OSD DVR HDMI with Head Tracker...

Skyzone First Impressions

"Cross your fingers."

Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. Very good customer service top notch. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. This is high quality and you can tell.

  • Skyzone SKY03O OLED /SKY03S 5.8GHz 48CH Diversity FPV Goggles Support OSD DVR HDMI with Head Tracker Fan LED for RC Racing Drone (SKY03O,Black)
  • Our goggles is first goggles integrated with receiver and fully functional user interface, pilots just need install the antenna and plug the battery, easy to use, no need to purchase extra receiver and head track-er module, the user interface is easy use, no need take off the goggles to do all the setting.
  • SKY03S is the update version of Original sky03, we update the ergonomics, which fits pilots face perfectly, and we update the software off the goggles, pilots can calibrate the voltage readings of the goggles.
  • SKY03O is the OLED version of SKY03, with resolution of 1024*768 and OLED display, the vivid color and high contrast ratio, pilots can see more details, the new optical make the image crystal clear and no image distortion and blur edge.
  • - Support head tracking; Pan : 180°/120°/90°; Tilt: 120°/90°/60° - Adjustable 57.5 to 69.5mm wide ran-ge IPD. - RSSI Signal Inten-sity Indicator.  - Diversity 5.8Ghz receiving modules,total 48CH and 6 bands.
  • - Support  RF Normal, RF Racing, HDMI IN, AV IN and PLAYBACK modes.  - Built-in fan for defogging and dissipate the heat.  - With a display window for the LED light. The LED MODE can be set in the system menu.  - Support 2S~6S battery, more convenient in the field.
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Skyzone Final Thoughts

"First off the quality."

This is enough for most use cases! My friends are impressed by my work with this MST Action Camera. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

7. COOAU 4K 20MP Wi-Fi Action Camera External Microphone Remote Control EIS Stabilization Underwater 40...

COOAU CU-SPC06 First Impressions

"Very good!"

When I do I'll post my findings here as well. It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. Very good customer service top notch.

  • COOAU 4K 20MP Wi-Fi Action Camera External Microphone Remote Control EIS Stabilization Underwater 40M Waterproof Sport Camera Time Lapse with 2X1200mAh Batteries
  • 【Ultra HD 4K 20MP Action Camera】- This action camera adopts the newest upgraded chip, 7 layers of optical glass lens which bring ultra HD 4K videos and 20MP photos. Featuring rich video resolution: 4K/30FPS(others only 25FPS), 2.7K/30FPS, 1080P/60FPS, 720P/120FPS and so on, the sport cam will definitely offer you all vivid and incredible footage.
  • 【EIS Stabilization and 40M Waterproof】- Smart anti-shake program is embedded in the chip. Therefore video fluency and stability are greatly improved when you do some extreme sports, such as parachute jumping, skiing, playing ball, etc. Made of upgraded durable material, the case improves the waterproof level from 30M to 40M. Just enjoy scenery in deeper underwater world.
  • 【Built-in and External Microphone】- Comes with external microphone which helps a lot in places where there is much noise or it is inconvenient to collect sound, such as skiing, cycling and so on. 170° wide angle enables the camera to record more while shooting scenery or important moments.
  • 【Remote Control plus Wi-Fi】- You are able to control your camera remotely from 10 meters away with the remote control. Red button for photo taking and gray button for video recording. You do not need to hold the camera in your hands any longer. After downloading the App LIVE DV on your smart phone (iOS/Android) or tablet, you can control the camera on your devices, including changing settings, taking pictures, recording videos and downloading files.
  • 【Various Functions to Meet your needs】- This camera almost covers all the functions that you need or you can imagine. For example, loop recording, time lapse recording, slow motion, self-timer, burst photo, screen saver, upside down, white balance and so on. We also have professional after sales team to serve you. Any doubt or questions, please do not hesitate to contact [email protected] .
  • Editor's Impressions Of The COOAU CU-SPC06
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COOAU CU-SPC06 Final Thoughts

"Daughter loved it."

I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. This little camera will amaze you. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. Overall, I think this a great MST Action Camera. You can shoot your videos and frame them later.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. GoPro Hero5 Black (E-Commerce Packaging)

User Ratings: 72 10

GoPro CHDHX501 First Impressions

"The light."

I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well. If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. And the image on the GoPro CHDHX501 itself is sharp and clear. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. Amazing video quality and from something so small.

  • GoPro Hero5 Black (E-Commerce Packaging)
  • This product is in manufacturer E-Commerce packing (see pictures). The product itself is identical to the one found in retail packaging & it is covered under full standard warranty
  • Stunning 4K video and 12MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes
  • Durable by design, HERO5 Black is waterproof to 33ft (10m) without a housing
  • Additional GoPro HERO5 Black Features + Benefits below on item page
  • Preview and playback your shots, change settings and trim your footage, all on your GoPro
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro CHDHX501
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GoPro CHDHX501 Final Thoughts

"It is always in focus."

I will be ordering several more for my personal use! There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase. This action camera is amazing for the price!

Overall Score
4.3


(1304 Points)

9. StarDot NETCAM-Live-B NetCamLIVE YouTube Live Stream Camera Bundle, Gray

User Ratings: 53

StarDot NETCAM-LIVE-B First Impressions

"But it is all good."

I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. Video stabilization is astonishing. I think at this price range, this is a very good MST Action Camera to have. The quality is decent for the size. Amazing video quality and from something so small.

  • StarDot NETCAM-Live-B NetCamLIVE YouTube Live Stream Camera Bundle, Gray
  • Easy to set up - plug to any available Connection on your internet switch and stream directly to YouTube
  • High quality video - resolutions include: HD 1440P, HD 1080P, HD 720P, 360P
  • No need to change your router or modem settings
  • Industry standard CS mount - multiple lens options available, standard 4. 5Mm-10mm lens included
  • 3 year on a rugged camera design which will easily last much longer
  • Editor's Impressions Of The StarDot NETCAM-LIVE-B
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StarDot NETCAM-LIVE-B Final Thoughts

"Sound is not great."

Love the accessories and the bag. The device itself is fabulous. I especially like it simplified design. Very nice package of accessories. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies.

Overall Score
4.3


(4 Points)

10. OhO sunshine Waterproof Video Sunglasses, 1080P Full HD Video Recording Camera with 32GB Built-in Me...

User Ratings: 65

OhO sunshine First Impressions

"Thank you OhO sunshine!"

The whole outlook and vintage and nice. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print. Love OhO sunshine, and this mount works great too. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer.

  • OhO sunshine Waterproof Video Sunglasses, 1080P Full HD Video Recording Camera with 32GB Built-in Memory and Polarized UV400 Protection Safety Lenses,Unisex Sport Design … (Only Lens)
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OhO sunshine Final Thoughts

"My son loves this."

Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. I cant give the OhO sunshine enough stars. The camera can be used while inside a waterproof case. The new form factor and weight are fantastic! Cost more than half the price of the drone.

Overall Score
4.3


(2 Points)

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