Editor's Choice - Our Favorite POVO Action Cameras

1. POVO Action Camera 4K Sports Cam Wifi Helmet Cam Wide Angle Sensor DV Camcorder Underwater Camcorder...

User Ratings: 52 9

POVO First Impressions

"Very happy with this."

No need to spend hundreds on something else! It is small and takes awesome pictures! Very nice package of accessories. The POVO is very easy to use. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked.

  • POVO Action Camera 4K Sports Cam Wifi Helmet Cam Wide Angle Sensor DV Camcorder Underwater Camcorder with Remote Control & 3 Batteries & Waterproof Case & Mounting Accessories Kits
  • ★Super 4K HD Recording - This professional action camera provides professional 4K 30fps, 2.7K 30fps, 1080p 60/30fps, 720p 120fps Video and 12MP photos. enables you to capture exciting photos moments and ultra HD videos.
  • ★Wireless Control - This action camera is compatible with iOS and android system, allows you control the camera via your cellphone in real time. And the included wristband remote control can let you control the camera while installing it on your helmet. Remote control range up to 33 feet.
  • ★100FT Watterproof - This underwater camera comes with a waterproof case for underwater shooting .Waterproof rating is IP68, can be used underwater at 30 meters deep. Ideal for water sports like swimming, drifting, surfing etc.
  • ★3 PCS Rechargable Batteries- This sports camera also comes with 3 rechargeable 1050mAh batteries, charging base and charging cable are included, and each b attery can upports up to 90 minutes recording.
  • ★Variety of Accessories - Multifunctional accessories enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, wrist, etc. And the kits are available for most kinds of camera even Gopro. Any quality issues please feel free to contact with us.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The POVO
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POVO Final Thoughts

"Fun camera for kids."

First off I would like to commend POVO. Amazing video quality and from something so small. Also, the customer service is very good! First off I would like to commend POVO. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked.

Overall Score
4.1


(80 Points)

2. Action Camera 4K Smyidel 16MP Ultra HD WiFi Sport Camera 170° Wide View Angle Underwater Waterproof...

User Ratings: 42

Smyidel First Impressions

"It earns 4 stars."

Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling. Good and authentic after replacement. I think at this price range, this is a very good POVO Action Camera to have. I am very happy that I did it. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines.

  • Action Camera 4K Smyidel 16MP Ultra HD WiFi Sport Camera 170° Wide View Angle Underwater Waterproof 30M 2.0 Inch LCD Screen with Remote Control and Mounting Accessories Kits Black
  • 【4K/30fps Ultra HD Resolution】 It delivers 1080p quality video and is lightweight and compact for increased portability when filming high-intensity activities. Super 4K Recording Save commentary using the built-in microphone. 1080P/30FPS video and 16MP photo resolution enables you to capture exciting moment for you.
  • 【Built -In WIFI 】 Before using WIFI function, please install"XDV" APP program on the smart phone.you can preview the shooting screen on the APP. Remote video,camera,file playback/download.delete and share. built-in Wi-Fi, allowing you to connect to the smart phone, tablet, computer and more to your friends, family or followers .
  • 【100FT Waterproof Camera】 Place your camera into the waterproof case and securely fasten it, you can dive below 30 meters. This underwater camera is ideal for water sports such as swimming, surfing, diving, etc. 170° ultra-wide field of view allows to capture wider and see more, freely choose narrow, medium or ultra-wide view to suit any shooting conditions.
  • 【Wireless Wrist Remote Control 】 Put the remote control on your wrist while installing the sports camera on your helmet, convenient to record moments in places you can't reach. Wireless range up to 10m(33ft), the remote is not waterproof. 900mAh batteries support recording 120mins under 1080p resolution
  • 【Warranty】 Smyidel 4k Wifi Action/Sport Camera can add up to 64GB Micro SD Card, easy for you to choose the extra storage capacity. We offer 12 months warranty, 30 days free return. Any questions about the product, please feel free to contact us.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Smyidel
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Smyidel Final Thoughts

"So I got the camera."

I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. This thing is solid as ever. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. I cant give the Smyidel enough stars.

Overall Score
4.1


(3 Points)

3. OSMO Action Camera 4K HD Video Cam Digital Waterproof HDR-Video Battery Charging Kit Adhesive Mount ...

User Ratings: 79

DJIParts First Impressions

"Pretty fast charge time."

The quality and features were more than I expected. Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. DJIParts wow is it nice when you come from a hero black.

  • OSMO Action Camera 4K HD Video Cam Digital Waterproof HDR-Video Battery Charging Kit Adhesive Mount Kit Frame Kit Accessories Compatible with DJI OSMO Action Camera (DJI Genuine Lens Filter Cap)
  • DJI Osmo Action Camera Captures Every Adventure in Stunning 4K Detail, Mavic 2, incredibly smooth content with Osmo Pocket, or heart-racing footage with Osmo Action, DJI offers a full suite of products for your creative needs.
  • Accessories include a mounting frame, a USB Type-C cable, a quick release base, a flat adhesive mount, a curved adhesive mount, and a connector screw for connecting the mounting frame to a compatible action mount.
  • Dual microphones with noise reduction technology and dual speakers; can input audio with an external microphone using the USB Type-C input.
  • This pocket-sized camera somehow manages to fit not only one, but two displays on its tiny frame. The back 2.25" 16:9 display has a crisp 640 x 360 resolution that covers the entire back of the unit. The front 1.4" 320 x 320 square display sits right next to the lens and allows you to preview your image while you're in the action or taking selfies. Both displays feature touchscreen control, saving precious housing space from those pesky old-fashioned buttons
  • With SnapShot you'll never miss a moment of the action. Press the shutter button to power on and begin recording in under two seconds. Pressing the shutter button once when the camera is in sleep mode or powered off engages preset shooting modes.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJIParts
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DJIParts Final Thoughts

"I am so glad I did!"

I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. This little camera will amaze you. Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better.

Overall Score
4.4


(6 Points)

4. Sony HDRAS300/W HD Recording, Action Cam Underwater Camcorder, White

User Ratings: 64 9

Sony HDRAS300/W First Impressions

"Not a scratch on it."

Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. This is enough for most use cases! The value of all the parts is incredible. The picture quality out performs any expectation I had.

  • Sony HDRAS300/W HD Recording, Action Cam Underwater Camcorder, White
  • Ultimate image stabilization from Balanced Optical SteadyShot Outstanding Full HD with ZEISS lens and Exmor R CMOS sensorCamera control / viewing w/ supplied LiveView Remote or smartphone
  • Splash-proof body or use incl. waterproof housing down to 197ft. Selectable viewing angle: Wide, Medium or Narrow and 3x zoomHigh quality 12MP still images and up to 10 fps in burst mode
  • Interval record at 8.3MP for stills and 4K time-lapse videoHigh Quality stereo sound with wind noise reductionBuilt-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, HDMI, USB and mic jack
  • Intuitive interface, 3x rec. lights and adjustable beep volume
  • Exposure Mode:Multi-segment
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony HDRAS300/W
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Sony HDRAS300/W Final Thoughts

"A very versatile POVO Action Camera."

The new form factor and weight are fantastic! Has loads and loads of accessories. I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print.

Overall Score
4.2


(48 Points)

5. DRIVE PROOF TOUCH SCREEN CAR CAMERA

User Ratings: 50

KJB First Impressions

"Very good!"

The quality is decent for the size. My friends are impressed by my work with this POVO Action Camera. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. The accessories feel high quality, and I'm sure they are. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member.

  • DRIVE PROOF TOUCH SCREEN CAR CAMERA
  • Two 720P HD Video Cameras
  • Touch Screen 4.3in LCD Monitor
  • Motion Activation
  • Automatic shutdown to keep from depleting battery
  • Playback on your computer or the LCD screen
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KJB
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KJB Final Thoughts

"The light."

I will be ordering several more for my personal use! I contacted KJB customer service and they were amazing. The value of all the parts is incredible. It is small and takes awesome pictures! Get a stainless steel tether.

Overall Score
4.0


(2 Points)

6. Ehang GHOSTDRONE 2.0 Self-Tightening Propellers Bundle, 2-Bladed 8.5 - 4 Sets of 4, 16 Total Props -...

Ehang GPL-200 First Impressions

"Its Genius!"

The picture quality out performs any expectation I had. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! This is high quality and you can tell. The device itself is fabulous. Cost more than half the price of the drone.

  • Ehang GHOSTDRONE 2.0 Self-Tightening Propellers Bundle, 2-Bladed 8.5 - 4 Sets of 4, 16 Total Props - Red, Blue, White, Black - Bonus P7-FindIt Bluetooth Beacon So You Never Lose Your Drone
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ehang GPL-200
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Ehang GPL-200 Final Thoughts

"So far so good."

You can shoot your videos and frame them later. I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. Also, the customer service is very good! I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. Campark ACT74 Action Camera 4K WiFi Waterproof Sports Camera 170 Degree Ultra Wide Angle Lens with 2...

User Ratings: 61 8

Campark ACT74-Blue First Impressions

"Fun gift!"

Very good customer service top notch. And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. The Campark ACT74-Blue is very easy to use. The new form factor and weight are fantastic! It was quick and I had no issues.

  • Campark ACT74 Action Camera 4K WiFi Waterproof Sports Camera 170 Degree Ultra Wide Angle Lens with 2 Pcs Rechargeable Batteries and Helmet Accessories Kits(Blue)
  • ◀Super 4K Recording +Sony sensor▶Campark 4k Sports Action Camera records video footage in 4K/30fps and takes photo at 16M. Campark Action cameras help you capture and share your world in a fantastic resolution.
  • ◀2 Inch HD Screen + 170°Ultra wide angle lens▶This Action Cam with 2 Inch HD Screen and 170 degree lens, you won't miss out on any background details and the support of 32GB on an Micro SD card will let you store all your photos and videos right on the camera.
  • ◀WIFI Remote Control▶Action cameras compatible with iOS and Android system.The sports camera allows you control camera via the phone in real time, What is more, instantly send pics and videos via email or share them on social media easily.
  • ◀Waterproof up to 30m(98Feet) depth▶The waterproof case design for underwater world.Waterproof up to 30 meters.Ideal for water sports like swimming, drifting, surfing etc.
  • ◀Dual Recharger Batteries + Mounting Accessories Kits▶Increased Long Battery Life up to 180 minutes (Dual Rechargeable Lithium Batteries) shooting time.Come along with tons of free accessories. multifunctional accessories enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, wrist, etc.
  • Batteries: Lithium Metal batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Campark ACT74-Blue
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Campark ACT74-Blue Final Thoughts

"Now they are fantastic."

I may have to pick up a second one at this price! This is enough for most use cases! Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. Overall an okay POVO Action Camera that is probably more hype.

Overall Score
4.3


(6399 Points)

8. GoPro HERO7 Silver Action Camera w/ 32 GB Micro Memory Card

User Ratings: 78 7

K&M First Impressions

"Killer deal!"

This works well enough, except when I want to use it. Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. This accessory bundle for my K&M has a ton of items. The value of all the parts is incredible. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON!

  • GoPro HERO7 Silver Action Camera w/ 32 GB Micro Memory Card
  • This K&M Bundle Includes all Brand Name Accessories and Limited 1 Year Warranty
  • GoPro HERO7 Silver Box Includes:The Frame for HERO7 Silver, Curved Adhesive Mount, Flat Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle, USB Type-C Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • GoPro HERO7 Silver Features:Record 4K30, 1440p60, and 1080p60 Video, Capture 10MP Photos at up to 15 fps, Built-In Video Stabilization, Vertical Portrait Mode for Social Media
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M
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K&M Final Thoughts

"Ordered spur of the moment."

This little camera will amaze you. I started using it immediately and the quality looks very good. No need to spend hundreds on something else! Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. I just love this little camera!

Overall Score
4.5


(762 Points)

9. AKASO Outdoor Sports Action Camera Accessories Kit 14 in 1 for AKASO EK7000/ EK7000 Plus/ EK7000 Pro...

User Ratings: 63 5

AKASO 4332065635 First Impressions

"This is a great combo."

No need to spend hundreds on something else! The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! Overall an okay POVO Action Camera that is probably more hype. And the image on the AKASO 4332065635 itself is sharp and clear. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included.

  • AKASO Outdoor Sports Action Camera Accessories Kit 14 in 1 for AKASO EK7000/ EK7000 Plus/ EK7000 Pro/Brave 4/ V50/ V50 Pro/ V50 Elite/CAMPARK/Go Pro Hero 5 in Swimming Any Other Outdoor Sports
  • Removable Suction Cup Mount: Sucker with pad and plastic screw. Work with GoPro for low angle shot, strong and firm suction to reduce the vibration. It can be attached securely to your car window, dashboard or roof.
  • WiFi Remote Fastening Tape Wrist Strap: Long enough to fit around bulky ski coats or just around your wrist comfortably. Attach your WiFi Remote to your wrist, arm, bike handle, steering wheel, the angle can be adjusted freely.
  • Backpack Strap Quick Release Clip Clamp Mount 360 Degree Rotation: 360 degree rotation, the direction and the angle can meet users' needs. Easily clip or remove it at the backpack, hat etc.
  • Mini Retractable Tripod with Foldable Legs(Silver): Small, Lightweight and portable, easy to store. Suitable for all kind of camera, digital cameras, web cameras and camcorders.
  • Floating Hand Grip: Ensure your camera SAFETY when in WATER SPORTS. Easy to be found. Feel particularly comfortable when you holding it.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The AKASO 4332065635
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AKASO 4332065635 Final Thoughts

"I loved it."

I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. I am so beyond happy with my purchase of this AKASO 4332065635. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well.

Overall Score
4.3


(411 Points)

10. SJCAM Action Camera SJ4000 WiFi Wireless Chipset Novatek 96655 4x Digital Zoom Full HD 1080P Sport W...

User Ratings: 60 7

SJCAM SU1903 First Impressions

"First off the quality."

Good and authentic after replacement. For the price this is a great buy. If you have a SJCAM SU1903, then you need this case. Overall an okay POVO Action Camera that is probably more hype. The quality and features were more than I expected.

  • SJCAM Action Camera SJ4000 WiFi Wireless Chipset Novatek 96655 4x Digital Zoom Full HD 1080P Sport Waterproof 30m Extra 2 BatterieS
  • ✔Chipset Novatek 96655,170 degree A+ grade HD wide angle. BACK-ILLUMINATED sensor with low-light sensitive night vision for shooting night scene perfectly, 170 degrees ultra wide angle lens for shooting broader vision. 4x Digital Zoom keeps you close to the action. High-definition digital motion video recording device
  • ✔The accessories contain two batteries, and there's another one inside the camera. Three pieces of battery, three times record time and three times enjoyment
  • ✔Ultra compact and lightweight design(59.2*41*29.8mm,58g).Comes with a waterproof case,IP68 waterproof up to 30m for capturing water action
  • ✔BUILT IN WI-FI wireless module: effective distance up to 3-5 meters, apply on your phone or tablet, easily record videos and take photos, upload and share every moment in a timely fashion
  • ✔Perfect for outdoor sports, extreme sports, water sports, home security, car DVR, and diving. 100% Customer satisfaction with service by Vivid View Accessories
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SJCAM SU1903
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SJCAM SU1903 Final Thoughts

"Can't wait to use it."

It can attach to his bike and scooter. Great purchase and highly recommended. Very good customer service top notch. It can attach to his bike and scooter. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

Overall Score
4.2


(240 Points)

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