Editor's Choice - Our Favorite SP Gadgets Action Cameras

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

User Ratings: 60 4

SP Gadgets 52030 First Impressions

"But it is all good."

But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. For the price this is a great buy. Overall, I think this a great SP Gadgets Action Camera. No need to spend hundreds on something else! If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another.

  • POV Case 3.0 Small 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 52030
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SP Gadgets 52030 Final Thoughts

"Everything is great."

We are taking a cruise and want to capture the moment. I was skeptical at best, but decided to go ahead. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. My friends are impressed by my work with this SP Gadgets Action Camera. This is enough for most use cases!

Overall Score
4.3


(1137 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated SP Gadgets 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
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
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  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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. SP Gadgets POV Case 3.0 for GoPro (Small, Blue)

User Ratings: 60 4

SP Gadgets 52031 First Impressions

"Five Stars!"

But the quality difference gets lost in the fine print. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. Amazing video quality and from something so small. Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase. Love the accessories and the bag.

  • SP Gadgets POV Case 3.0 for GoPro (Small, Blue)
  • Compatible with HERO, HERO2, HERO3, HERO3+ and HERO4 cameras
  • Dimensions: 8.7 x 6.7 x 2.7 in
  • Waterproof: no
  • Recommended Use: travel, storage
  • Material: [case] nylon, [padding] foam, [lining] velour
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SP Gadgets 52031
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SP Gadgets 52031 Final Thoughts

"Cheers!"

I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. This action camera is amazing for the price! A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star.

Overall Score
4.3


(1137 Points)

4. 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)

5. SJCAM SJ4000 WIFI Action Camera FHD1080P waterproof Underwater Camera 12MP Sports Camcorder 2.0 LCD ...

User Ratings: 69

SJCAM First Impressions

"Can't wait to use it."

Great purchase and highly recommended. It can attach to his bike and scooter. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. This action camera is amazing for the price! I will be ordering several more for my personal use!

  • SJCAM SJ4000 WIFI Action Camera FHD1080P waterproof Underwater Camera 12MP Sports Camcorder 2.0 LCD Screen Display -Black
  • 12 Megapixels Sensor - SJCAM SJ4000 wifi sports camera Allow recording Full HD 1080P/30FPS 1920*1080 videos and 720/60FPS, 720/30FPS, WVGA/30FPS, VGA640*480 videos, shoot 12M burst crisp photos
  • 2.0 LCD Screen FHD Display - Clearly see your operation ,easy setting to replay the footage you are shooting just by your action camera, convenient your operation
  • Wireless Control Wifi Action Camera - Built-in wifi, transfer your action in minutes to your mobile device, edit and share your wonderful moments instantly
  • Durable and Waterproof to 30 Meters - The camera is designed to withstand any extreme situation with the waterproof camera housing,whether your are skiing, diving, snorkeling, climbing or gliding
  • Professional Car Mode - The sports action camera work feel your moving and constant recording with motion detection and loop recording function also work as a helmet camera, web camera, capture the word you live
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SJCAM
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SJCAM Final Thoughts

"We love this camera!"

It is easy to mount the SJCAM on and it stays in place. This action camera is amazing for the price! All features are the same but this is way cheaper. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. Love SJCAM, and this mount works great too.

Overall Score
4.7


(3 Points)

6. GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera w/ 32 GB Micro Memory Card

User Ratings: 78 7

K&M First Impressions

"Thank you!"

I think at this price range, this is a very good SP Gadgets Action Camera to have. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. Video stabilization is astonishing. I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well. I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui.

  • GoPro HERO7 Black Action Camera w/ 32 GB Micro Memory Card
  • This K&M Bundle Includes all Brand Name Accessories and Limited 1 Year Warranty
  • GoPro HERO7 Black Box Includes:Rechargeable Battery, The Frame for HERO7 Black, Curved Adhesive Mount, Flat Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle, USB-C Cable, Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • GoPro HERO7 Black Features:4K60/50, 2.7K120/100 & 1080p240/200, 12MP Still Photos with Selectable HDR, HyperSmooth Video Stabilization, Direct Live Streaming to Facebook Live
  • Editor's Impressions Of The K&M
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K&M Final Thoughts

"Also great battery life."

I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. I just love this little camera! I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. I am very happy that I did it.

Overall Score
4.5


(762 Points)

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

User Ratings: 79

DJIParts First Impressions

"Easily worth the money."

It is easy to mount the DJIParts on and it stays in place. I cannot say enough great things about this SP Gadgets Action Camera. I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. This feature alone is the reason I bought the DJIParts .

  • 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 Adhesive Mount Kit)
  • 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

"Not even close."

Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. Great purchase and highly recommended. The quality is decent for the size. This SP Gadgets Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots.

Overall Score
4.4


(6 Points)

8. DJI Phantom 4 Battery PRO Bundle, 2 Phantom 4 Batteries, Phantom 4 Charger with Cable, Phantom 4 Pro...

DJI First Impressions

"You can hook it on and go."

Captures all my adventures when I need it to. Cost more than half the price of the drone. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. Has loads and loads of accessories. It can attach to his bike and scooter.

  • DJI Phantom 4 Battery PRO Bundle, 2 Phantom 4 Batteries, Phantom 4 Charger with Cable, Phantom 4 Propeller Guards, CAMRISE USB Reader, CAMRISE Lanyard and 32GB MICROSD Card
  • DJI PHANTOM 4 BATTERY PRO BUNDLE
  • INCLUDES: 2 PHANTOM 4 BATTERIES, PHANTOM 4 CHARGER WITH CABLE, PHANTOM 4 PROPELLER GUARDS, CAMRISE USB READER, CAMRISE LANYARD AND 32GB MICROSD CARD
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Awesome camera!"

I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great. The picture quality is outstanding with a stable picture. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles. Video stabilization is astonishing. This thing is solid as ever.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

9. BRINNO TLC200PRO HDR TIME Lapse Video Camera and ATH120 Weather Resistant HOUSING Bundle - Ideal for...

User Ratings: 64 6

Brinno TLC200PRO+ATH120 First Impressions

"I enjoyed using it."

The order arrived faster than expected, which was great. I don't consider these as cons, just my observations. I contacted Brinno customer service and they were amazing. It is easy to mount the Brinno on and it stays in place. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it.

  • BRINNO TLC200PRO HDR TIME Lapse Video Camera and ATH120 Weather Resistant HOUSING Bundle - Ideal for Home School, Work from Home - Flexible Schedule Setup-Weatherproofing for Outdoor Environments
  • PROFESSIONAL GRADE: Capture the perfect shot or chronicling your activities, big project while the ATH120 keeps your equipment safe. Freedom and flexibility to capture any shot, anytime, anywhere, your creativity can be unleashed while in self isolation.
  • WEATHERPROOF CASE: The ATH120 housing fits our TLC200 Pro camera and designed to keep your equipment safe and protected in virtually any climate and any location. Keep unwanted moisture, sand, and dust away to guarantee you always get the perfect shot.
  • SET IT & FORGET IT: While in quarantine you can home school, work from home & not miss anything. Case is designed to complement the hands-off technology by protecting your camera even in the worst weather conditions.
  • TIME LAPSE CAMERA: Select a time interval from 1 sec-24hr for your activities & next project to ensure you don’t miss anything. Ready to view technology, it creates the AV1file in the camera so it is instantly available with no post-processing required.
  • TRUSTED BRAND: Never miss a shot – Brinno is a full-service company that provides customers with regular firmware. We know you'll love our camera as much as we do, that is why we include a 30-day money-back guarantee and a limited 1-yr warranty.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Brinno TLC200PRO+ATH120
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Brinno TLC200PRO+ATH120 Final Thoughts

"Great SP Gadgets Action Camera."

The device itself is fabulous. Video stabilization is astonishing. Overall an okay SP Gadgets Action Camera that is probably more hype. Has a lot to offer at a good price. The camera can be used while inside a waterproof case.

Overall Score
4.2


(51 Points)

10. 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
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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)

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