Editor's Choice - Our Favorite TACHYON Action Cameras

1. 2020 Tachyon GunCam 1080p Sport Shooting Bundle

User Ratings: 58

TACHYON 2020 Tachyon GunCam for Shooting Sports First Impressions

"First off the quality."

Great purchase and highly recommended. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. This is a very well-made little camera. The TACHYON 2020 Tachyon GunCam for Shooting Sports is very easy to use. But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it.

  • 2020 Tachyon GunCam 1080p Sport Shooting Bundle
  • 1080p Gun Camera of choice for World's Top Competitive Shooters
  • Full-HD 1080p Video & Audio, Light, Rain/Dustproof, Secure Cap Mounting
  • Best Practical Shooting Camera, 2.5 Hours Battery Life (Lithium Rechargeable)
  • The camera of choice for Nationals and World Champions of USPSA, IDPA and IPSC
  • Switchable to auto shutoff in 2 mins for pistol matches, and manual shutoff for 3Gun
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The TACHYON 2020 Tachyon GunCam for Shooting Sports
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TACHYON 2020 Tachyon GunCam for Shooting Sports Final Thoughts

"Five Stars!"

Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features. My friends are impressed by my work with this TACHYON Action Camera. It came with travel case and at least 25 different attachments. It was quick and I had no issues.

Overall Score
4.1


(21 Points)

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2. 2020 Gun Camera for Hunting

TACHYON First Impressions

"Thank you Thank you!"

If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. These are original TACHYON batteries, and charger. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer.

  • 2020 Gun Camera for Hunting
  • New 2020 GunCam for Hunting, Multiple reticle with Caibration, Zoom level and Slow-mo Playback,1080p Hunting Gun Mounted Video Camera with Crosshairs. Tap to Pause & Resume Recording
  • 2 Plus Hours Recording on Internal Battery, 24 Hrs. with Optional Power Bank to charge while recording & 256GB Card
  • One-Tap Pause & Resume Recording, fits to Over and Under, Semiautomatic & Pump shotguns. Rifles
  • Included Secure Adjustable Mounting for 12, 20, 28 Gauge or .410 Bore
  • Live WiFi Streaming and Playback to iOS and Android. Plug n' Play to PC and Mac. Memory card sold separately.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The TACHYON
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TACHYON Final Thoughts

"Buy more batteries."

Here's a few underwater pictures from my trip! The value of all the parts is incredible. When I do I'll post my findings here as well. But the misrepresentation of the angle will cost a star. Very good customer service top notch.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. DJI Mavic 2 Pro (20 MP Hasselblad Camera) with Smart Controller and Fly More Kit Ultimate Bundle (3 ...

User Ratings: 75 12

DJI First Impressions

"Well this was a surprise."

Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. If you have a DJI , then you need this case. It makes nice, clear videos and works perfectly for my needs. The videos have a good quality in both picture and sound. Just took this to Jamaica for 10 days of snorkeling.

  • DJI Mavic 2 Pro (20 MP Hasselblad Camera) with Smart Controller and Fly More Kit Ultimate Bundle (3 Batteries, 4 ND Filters, 128 GB Extreme Card, Charging Hub and More) (RefreshCarewithHardCase)
  • Hasselblad L1D-20C Camera provided Ultra-Image Quality; 20 MP 1 inch CMOS Sensor and Adjustable Aperture, 10 bit HRD Video
  • Smart Controller is designed to maximize your outdoor aerial experience with its ultra-bright screen, intuitive controls, and portable size.
  • DJI Care Refresh: Provides two replacement units for a small additional charge in one year and covers kinds of accidents, such as water damage and collisions, giving you peace of mind.
  • Mavic 2 Pro Aircraft with Smart Controller , 3 Intelligent Flight Batteries (one on the drone), Shoulder Bag (Doesn't Fit with Smart Controller), Charging Hub and Car Charger, Gimbal Protector, total 5 Pairs Propellers, Battery Charger and more
  • Ultimate Accessories: Smatree Waterproof Case (fits Smart Controller), 128GB Extreme Card, One Set of ND Filters, 75 cm Landing Pad, Smart Controller screen protector and Shoulder Strap and propellers bags
  • Batteries: 3 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Daughter loved it."

Get a stainless steel tether. Feels very fragile, cheap and lightweight. I'll hear about that one with my critical family member. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes. This is a very well-made little camera.

Overall Score
4.4


(11 Points)

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

Skyzone First Impressions

"Also great battery life."

For the price this is a great buy. Very good customer service top notch. This is a great investment for all kinds of uses. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes. Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase.

  • Skyzone SKY03O OLED /SKY03S 5.8GHz 48CH Diversity FPV Goggles Support OSD DVR HDMI with Head Tracker Fan LED for RC Racing Drone (SKY03O,Vagary Ice Blue)
  • 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

"10/10 recommend."

The batteries seem to last a decent amount of time. And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

5. DJI OSMO Action Cam Digital Camera with 2 Displays 36FT/11M Waterproof 4K HDR-Video 12MP 145° Angle...

User Ratings: 69 11

DJI First Impressions

"The light."

Good and authentic after replacement. The quality and features were more than I expected. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON!

  • DJI OSMO Action Cam Digital Camera with 2 Displays 36FT/11M Waterproof 4K HDR-Video 12MP 145° Angle Black with Extra Battery
  • Dual Screens 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. This durable, versatile action camera is jam-packed with advanced technology that lets you spend less time worrying about equipment and more time living the action.
  • RockSteady After years of providing advanced, reliable stabilization technology to filmmakers around the globe, DJI has gone one step further. RockSteady combines EIS with complex algorithms, delivering stable, shake-free footage no matter how heavy the action gets.
  • More Dynamic Detail 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. Osmo Action packs a high-quality punch with 4K/60fps at 100Mbps video. This ensures your footage always matches the intensity of the moment while maintaining sharp details.
  • 11m Waterproof, -10℃ Temperature Resistant 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. Versatile batteries perform well even in extremely cold environments with temperatures as low as -10℃.
  • 【Quick Switch button, Voice Control】 The Quick Switch button ensures modes and settings are easily and quickly accessible. It has multiple capabilities including options that let you flip between the front and back screen, change modes, and select custom settings. Five voice commands make essential functions like filming, capturing photos, and powering down the device effortless.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI
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DJI Final Thoughts

"Really enjoyed the DJI ."

Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. DJI wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. Cheaper than K2, and offered much more features.

Overall Score
4.2


(37 Points)

6. DJI Osmo Action 4K HDR Waterproof Camera Starters Bundle

User Ratings: 70 4

DJI DJIOSACSTR First Impressions

"See the pics yourself."

The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. The accessories feel high quality, and I'm sure they are. More like I wanted plus more! Great purchase and highly recommended. I accidentally ran 4 of the 1050 MaH through a dryer.

  • DJI Osmo Action 4K HDR Waterproof Camera Starters 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
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DJI DJIOSACSTR
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DJI DJIOSACSTR Final Thoughts

"This is a great combo."

Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. This accessory bundle for my DJI DJIOSACSTR has a ton of items. No need to spend hundreds on something else! Surprisingly it takes VERY good photos underwater. Also, the customer service is very good!

Overall Score
4.4


(43 Points)

7. GoPro HERO5 Black with Headstrap Mount + Quick Clip (GoPro Official Mount) and Chesty (Chest Harness...

User Ratings: 69 12

GoPro First Impressions

"Great pix."

This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. These are original GoPro batteries, and charger. It came with travel case and at least 25 different attachments. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. This is such a versatile and fun camera to use.

  • GoPro HERO5 Black with Headstrap Mount + Quick Clip (GoPro Official Mount) and Chesty (Chest Harness)(GoPro Official Mount)
  • Stunning 4K video and 12MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes. Charger not included
  • Durable by design, HERO5 Black is waterproof to 33ft (10m) without a housing
  • Additional GoPro HERO5 Black Features + Benefits below on item page. Time Lapse Photo Intervals: 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30, 60 seconds
  • Head Strap is fully adjustable to fit all sizes
  • Head Strap can be worn over a helmet or directly on your head in a headlamp-like position
  • QuickClip allows you to attach your GoPro to a backwards baseball cap or other 3mm to 10mm thick object
  • Provides an ultra immersive perspective
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro
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GoPro Final Thoughts

"So exciting!"

I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. I especially like it simplified design. The number of mounts included is simply ridiculous! Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation.

Overall Score
4.2


(3045 Points)

8. 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
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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)

9. Full Hd Action Camera 'Eyeshot' with Wi-fi and Watch Remote Control - 1920x1080p, Panasonic Sensor, ...

High-Tech Place ICVCS0010 First Impressions

"Plus it has has self time."

Video stabilization is astonishing. Overall, I think this a great TACHYON Action Camera. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. The device itself is fabulous. The quality and features were more than I expected.

  • Full Hd Action Camera 'Eyeshot' with Wi-fi and Watch Remote Control - 1920x1080p, Panasonic Sensor, Ultra Wide 145 Degree Lens
  • La Eyeshot est une caméra sport Full HD 1080P, waterproof jusqu'à 60m, anti-choc, et dipose de nombreuses fonctionnalité comme la puce A7L ( la même que la GoPro Hero 3+), un capteur Panasonic 16MP, une montre télécommande et une connectivité WiFi avec une application iOS et Android.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The High-Tech Place ICVCS0010
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High-Tech Place ICVCS0010 Final Thoughts

"Product is flawless."

I contacted High-Tech Place customer service and they were amazing. This is a very well-made little camera. The quality is decent for the size. Overall, I think this a great TACHYON Action Camera. Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

10. 45-Degree Lens with Case for E40, E50, E60, T420, T440, T460

User Ratings: 53

FLIR 1196960 First Impressions

"I enjoyed using it."

Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! Love FLIR, and this mount works great too. Great color, crystal clear video as well as audio. I'll list the pros vs cons to summarize.

  • 45-Degree Lens with Case for E40, E50, E60, T420, T440, T460
  • Field of view (FOV): 45-Degree times33.8-Degree
  • Minimum focus distance: 0.20 m (0.66 ft.)
  • Focal length: 9.66 mm (0.38 in.)
  • Spatial resolution (IFOV): 3.93 mrad/2.45 mrad
  • F-number: 1.3
  • Please note this lens must be calibrated to the camera to measure temperature correctly. The user has 6 months after purchase to send the camera and lens to FLIR Service for calibration at no additional charge
  • Editor's Impressions Of The FLIR 1196960
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FLIR 1196960 Final Thoughts

"Cheers!"

Great camera, resolution, back screen, wrist controller! I will upload a video of it underwater once I have one as well. The camera and screen protectors are absolutely amazing! It has a one year warranty that I hope applies. You can shoot your videos and frame them later.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

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