Editor's Choice - Our Favorite RunCam Action Cameras

1. RunCam Swift 2 600TVL FPV Camera Mini 2.1mm for Racing Drone FPV Drones 165 Degree 5-36V for Multico...

User Ratings: 76

RunCam First Impressions

"Well done."

Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it. This works well enough, except when I want to use it. Has loads and loads of accessories. I contacted RunCam customer service and they were amazing. I cant give the RunCam enough stars.

  • RunCam Swift 2 600TVL FPV Camera Mini 2.1mm for Racing Drone FPV Drones 165 Degree 5-36V for Multicopter Orange Swift2 with 1 PCS RGB LED BAR
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RunCam
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RunCam Final Thoughts

"Not even close."

This is high quality and you can tell. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. This is enough for most use cases! It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. These are original RunCam batteries, and charger.

Overall Score
4.3


(10 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated RunCam Action Cameras

2. RunCam Split 3 Nano FPV Camera FOV 165 Degree DC 5-20V M12 Lens 1080P HD Recording WDR NTSC PAL Swit...

User Ratings: 86

RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS First Impressions

"So I got the camera."

I started using it immediately and the quality looks very good. No need to spend hundreds on something else! I'm looking forward to using this RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS. I started using it immediately and the quality looks very good. I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui.

  • RunCam Split 3 Nano FPV Camera FOV 165 Degree DC 5-20V M12 Lens 1080P HD Recording WDR NTSC PAL Switchable for FPV Racing Drone Black
  • New features: Stronger flexible ribbon cable and Optimize TV-OUT interference to reduce ripple.High Definition Display: 1080P/60fps HD recording & WDR FPV camera.
  • Wide Angle View: M12 Lens, FOV 160°beyond the wide angle for recording more wide and beautiful scenes.
  • FPV aspect ratio 16:9/4:3 switchable; PAL / NTSC switchable,Wide voltage (5-20V) Anti-drop SD card .
  • Image Sensor: Ultra light weight (10.5g) Low latency TV-OUT (40ms).
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS
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RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS Final Thoughts

"Cheers!"

This little camera will amaze you. This feature alone is the reason I bought the RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS. If you have a RunCam LYSB01N9ZKQVL-ELECTRNCS, then you need this case. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes.

Overall Score
4.9


(9 Points)

3. RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition FPV Camera Black

RunCam First Impressions

"So I chose this one."

I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. It was quick and I had no issues. All features are the same but this is way cheaper. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. Has a lot to offer at a good price.

  • RunCam Swift Mini 2 Mr. Steele Edition FPV Camera Black
  • The RunCam Swift Mini 2 comes equipped with an integrated OSD and 5 One Touch Scene Settings.
  • Internally, the Swift Mini 2 is just as equipped as its predecessor, but now comes with an OSD and five preset image settings to fit any lighting condition you are flying in.
  • In addition to the five presets, it comes preloaded with Mr. Steele own personal settings as well as being in a sleek black color. It comes with a 2.5mm
  • Editor's Impressions Of The RunCam
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RunCam Final Thoughts

"The light."

Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps. The device itself is fabulous. I'll list the pros vs cons to summarize. Good and authentic after replacement. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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

Skyzone First Impressions

"I expected that."

This is high quality and you can tell. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. It’s a bit on the heavy side but that’s not a deal breaker. Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it. No need to spend hundreds on something else!

  • Skyzone SKY03O OLED /SKY03S 5.8GHz 48CH Diversity FPV Goggles Support OSD DVR HDMI with Head Tracker Fan LED for RC Racing Drone (SKY03O,Super Glossy Metallic Black Rose)
  • 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.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Skyzone
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Skyzone Final Thoughts

"I enjoyed using it."

Also, the customer service is very good! I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer. I got this Skyzone to record our trip’s adventure. I'll list the pros vs cons to summarize. This is enough for most use cases!

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

5. VVHOOY 9 in 1 Universal Action Camera Accessory Bundle Kit Compatible with Gopro Hero 8/7/6/5/AKASO ...

User Ratings: 73 6

VVHOOY YT-CB-9 First Impressions

"Can't wait to use it."

When I do I'll post my findings here as well. Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! Love the accessories and the bag. Amazing video quality and from something so small. I especially like it simplified design.

  • VVHOOY 9 in 1 Universal Action Camera Accessory Bundle Kit Compatible with Gopro Hero 8/7/6/5/AKASO EK7000/Brave 4/5/6/V50/APEMAN/Crosstour/Victure/Campark ACT74 Waterproof Action Camera
  • 【Universal Action Camera Accessories Bundle Kit】-Compatible With GOPRO HERO 8,7,Hero 6/5,AKASO EK7000/Brave 4/5/V50 pro/Crosstour/DBPOWER/Dragon Touch/SOOCOO/GEEKAM/Victure AC700 AC900/EKEN H9R/Lightdow LD4000 LD6000/APEMAN/Wimius/Zonko/Campark X20/X30/ACT74/ACT76/JEEMAK/DROGRACE WP350 WP200, and other gopro-style camera etc
  • 【Extendable Selfie Stick+Tripod mount adapter+Long Screw】-Work with all compact point and digital cameras that has self-timer and tripod. Adjustable Ball-head allow you to easily adjust angle, extends your reach when taking photos. Perfect for skiing, cycling,skating,surfing and other sports activities use
  • 【Action Camera Chest Harness Strap Mount+J-Hook Buckle】- Helps your Action Camera to have a shooting and recording steadily on the chest. Used in bicycle and auto-cycle riding,skiing boating, fishing,hiking,etc.
  • 【Handheld Floating Grip Mount+Long Screw】-Designed to keep your camera with a waterproof shell (not included)easy to float on the water.Bright yellow in the water and can easily be found,Great for use during surfing, snorkeling, swimming, and boating.
  • 【Camera Windshield Mount+Adapter+Long Screw Bolt】- The windshield suction cup mount hold the Camera steady,easy to attach and remove.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The VVHOOY YT-CB-9
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VVHOOY YT-CB-9 Final Thoughts

"This is the perfect setup."

Love VVHOOY, and this mount works great too. These are original VVHOOY YT-CB-9 batteries, and charger. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. Cost more than half the price of the drone. This is a great investment for all kinds of uses.

Overall Score
4.5


(32 Points)

6. Sony HDR-AS100VR POV Action Video Camera with Live View Remote (White)

User Ratings: 66 5

Sony HDRAS100VR/W First Impressions

"Not a scratch on it."

A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. This is enough for most use cases! This feature alone is the reason I bought the Sony HDRAS100VR/W. I contacted Sony customer service and they were amazing. If you have a Sony HDRAS100VR/W, then you need this case.

  • Sony HDR-AS100VR POV Action Video Camera with Live View Remote (White)
  • Advanced image stabilization adjusts to vibration
  • New splash proof body with tripod mount
  • View and control via smartphone/ Live View Remote1
  • Shoot pro quality video in XAVC-S 60p(50 Mbps)
  • Plot location and display telemetry with built-in GPS
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony HDRAS100VR/W
  • Video Quality
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Sony HDRAS100VR/W Final Thoughts

"My kids love using this!"

This accessory bundle for my Sony HDRAS100VR/W has a ton of items. Overall, I think this a great RunCam Action Camera. I cant give the Sony HDRAS100VR/W enough stars. I may have to pick up a second one at this price! Approx 65 minutes in freezing temps.

Overall Score
4.3


(388 Points)

7. RD 32 HD Camera Lens 720P 30 fps Waterproof Sport Action Camera

SUNOAD alus-901743-CES-00111 First Impressions

"I am so glad I did!"

The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. I will be ordering several more for my personal use! It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. No need to spend hundreds on something else!

  • RD 32 HD Camera Lens 720P 30 fps Waterproof Sport Action Camera
  • + Free SUNOAD Cleaning Cloth
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SUNOAD alus-901743-CES-00111
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SUNOAD alus-901743-CES-00111 Final Thoughts

"I love this little guy!"

I am so beyond happy with my purchase of this SUNOAD alus-901743-CES-00111. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. The quality and features were more than I expected. The whole outlook and vintage and nice.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

8. GoPro MAX Waterproof 360 Camera 5.6K30 UHD Video 16.6MP Photos 1080p Live Streaming Travel Bundle wi...

GoPro First Impressions

"Also great battery life."

It is easy to mount the GoPro on and it stays in place. This action camera is amazing for the price! We are taking a cruise and want to capture the moment. Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio.

  • GoPro MAX Waterproof 360 Camera 5.6K30 UHD Video 16.6MP Photos 1080p Live Streaming Travel Bundle with Grip + Tripod, 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) | 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.
  • PowerNano feature lets you capture unbelievable, distortion-free 270-degree panoramic shots with one click. Take PowerPano selfies, action shots and vertical pics, all with a level horizon. With six built-in microphones it combines to capture immersive 360 audio, directional audio for vlogging, wind-noise reduction and the best stereo sound ever from a GoPro.
  • 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

"As far as durability."

I may have to pick up a second one at this price! Overall, I think this a great RunCam Action Camera. I cannot say enough great things about this RunCam Action Camera. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. Love the accessories and the bag.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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

Skyzone First Impressions

"Fun camera for kids."

We are taking a cruise and want to capture the moment. Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. These are original Skyzone batteries, and charger. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it.

  • Skyzone SKY03O OLED /SKY03S 5.8GHz 48CH Diversity FPV Goggles Support OSD DVR HDMI with Head Tracker Fan LED for RC Racing Drone (SKY03S,Super Glossy Metallic Black Rose)
  • 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.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Skyzone
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Skyzone Final Thoughts

"Fun camera for kids."

The picture quality out performs any expectation I had. The Skyzone is very easy to use. Captures all my adventures when I need it to. The camera can be used while inside a waterproof case. You can shoot your videos and frame them later.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

10. OSMO Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with128 GB Extreme microSD Card

User Ratings: 78 7

FS TFSTOYS First Impressions

"Battery life is not tested."

No need to spend hundreds on something else! Also, the customer service is very good! So I definitely like this RunCam Action Camera as well. Great purchase and highly recommended. This feature alone is the reason I bought the FS TFSTOYS .

  • OSMO Pocket - 4K/60FPS Handheld 3-Axis Action Camera with128 GB Extreme microSD Card
  • 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, Carrying Case, Smartphone Adapter (USB-C), Smartphone Adapter (Lightning), Power Cable, 128 gb Extreme SD card and TFSToys Cleaning Cloth.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FS TFSTOYS
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  • Value For Money
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FS TFSTOYS Final Thoughts

"Thank you FS TFSTOYS!"

FS TFSTOYS wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. I cannot say enough great things about this RunCam Action Camera. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. Here's a few underwater pictures from my trip!

Overall Score
4.5


(86 Points)

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