Editor's Choice - Our Favorite The Tech Expert Action Cameras

1. DJI OSMO Action 4K HDR Waterproof Action Camera with 2 Displays with Lowepro Dashpoint Hardshell Cas...

User Ratings: 64

The Tech Expert First Impressions

"I love this little guy!"

And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. So, will definitely keep it instead of Sony cam! I think at this price range, this is a very good The Tech Expert Action Camera to have. And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size. I wanted an inexpensive camera to videotape snorkeling in Maui.

  • DJI OSMO Action 4K HDR Waterproof Action Camera with 2 Displays with Lowepro Dashpoint Hardshell Case, Sandisk 64GB microSD Card Deluxe Kit
  • 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.
  • ALSO INCLUDED: LOWEPRO AVC II 60 Hardshell Action Case, Sandisk 64GB microSD Memory Card, 2-in-1 Card Reader and Cleaning Cloth. In the box: Osmo Action, Camera Frame, Flat Adhesive Mount, Quick-Release Base, Battery, Battery Case, Locking Screw, USB-C Cable
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
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The Tech Expert Final Thoughts

"Upload your footage daily."

I'm looking forward to using this The Tech Expert . So I definitely like this The Tech Expert Action Camera as well. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. All features are the same but this is way cheaper. The value of all the parts is incredible.

Overall Score
4.6


(3 Points)

2. BOIFUN 4K 20MP Anti-Shake Underwater Action Sport Wi-Fi Camera with External Microphone Waterproof 4...

User Ratings: 80 4

BOIFUN SPC01 First Impressions

"It's just amazing!"

This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. The pictures are captured in the swimming pool. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. My friends are impressed by my work with this The Tech Expert Action Camera.

  • BOIFUN 4K 20MP Anti-Shake Underwater Action Sport Wi-Fi Camera with External Microphone Waterproof 40 Meters Remote Control and 20 Accessories (4k 20mp)
  • ULTRA HD 4K 20MP ACTION CAMERA and WIFI CONNECTION : Ultra HD 4K/30FPS and 20MP deliver high definition, crystal clear video and awesome quality image, which provide a highly reductive photographic experience for you. And Wi-Fi provides a seamless connection between your smart phone and BOIFUN action camera, then you can preview and download pictures videos on your phone, and share those wonderful moments to social media anytime .
  • EXTERNAL MICROPHONE and WIRELESS REMOTE CONTROL : With the 2.5mm external microphone, action camera will capture your sound from all directions with crisp details easily. Then it could maintain the effect of Hi-Fi and noise reduction, which greatly enhance the audio quality. Equipped with a remote control , it’s possible to free your hands and record pictures or videos in the place where you can’t reach. Or just try different view to record your life.
  • EIS STABLIZATION ANTI-SHAKE and 40 METERS WATERPROOF : EIS(Electronic Image Stabilization) adopts Six-axis anti-shake technology to deliver steady and smooth videos, that ensures excellent experience in up to 4K/30fps resolution. Rugged waterproof camera case enables you to explore amazing underwater scenery. Therefor, please feel free to recording when you are cycling, travelling, hiking, jogging, swimming, surfing, fishing, skating, skinning, diving.
  • MORE FUNNY RECORD FUNCTIONS DESERVE to BE DISCOVERD : Besides 170 degree wide angle apply in car recording and large scene photographing. There are many interesting recording functions of BOIFUN action camera, such as time-lapse video, loop recording, slow motion, burst photo, and self timer . In this way, based on different shooting background, you can change different recording modes to make your pictures and video more funny.
  • LONGER BATTERY LIFE and 20 MOUNTING ACCESSORIES : 2X1200mAh batteries promise a longer shooting time. It is also convenient to provide a charging cable for camera charging. That means no need worry about missing out on your amazing moment! Because our batteries are rechargeable and replaceable. Beside, comes with 20 multifunctional universal accessories, BOIFUN enable you to mount your camera to helmet, bicycles, car, wrist, etc.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The BOIFUN SPC01
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BOIFUN SPC01 Final Thoughts

"This is the perfect setup."

The quality is decent for the size. Hope future firmware can change it to a long press. This The Tech Expert Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! I cant give the BOIFUN SPC01 enough stars. Simple to use and share on social media in a few minutes.

Overall Score
4.6


(141 Points)

3. VVHOOY 3x1350mAh Rechargeable Action Camera Battery and Charger Compatible with AKASO EK7000/Brave 4...

User Ratings: 78 4

VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350 First Impressions

"Really enjoyed the VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350."

Comes with lots of accessories and 2 batteries. I especially like it simplified design. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots. It may be even better then my other GoPro to be honest. I'm looking forward to using this VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350.

  • VVHOOY 3x1350mAh Rechargeable Action Camera Battery and Charger Compatible with AKASO EK7000/Brave 4/Dragon Touch Vision 3 4K/DBPOWER EX5000/Crosstour/Lightdow/Victure/Campark ACT74/APEMAN/EKEN/ODRVM
  • 【Item included】:3x1350mAh Replacement Battery+Dual Port Charger+USB Cable,A Great Gift and Must Kit Accessories for Your Sports Action Camera Recording,Make Sure you Never Miss Any Important Moment
  • 【Powerful & Longer Working Time】: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery Pack-3.7V, 1350mAh 4.995Wh with safety, longer battery life
  • 【Smart Indicator Charger】:Two Independent Smart LED light indicated RED when charging and GREEN when completed
  • 【Upgraded version Battery】: This item comes with 3 rechargeable 1350mAh batteries. Huge Capacity .Each 1350mAh battery can record up 120 minutes,30% extra power than a 1050mAh battery. The battery style is round,it can fit with more style of action camera than those square battery .You will no more worry about the recording time for this action camera
  • 【Wide Compatibility】:This 1350mah Action Camera Batteries Pack and Dual Charger Compatible with AKASO EK7000/Brave 4/FITFORT/Campark ACT74/DBPOWER EX5000/N5S/APEMAN/Victure/Crosstour/TENKER/Lightdow LD4000 LD6000/ICONNTECHS IT/EKEN H9R/Dragon Touch Vision/SOOCOO/Yuntab/TEC.BEAN/AOKON/GEEKAM/JEEMAK/Davola/BOIFUN/Mospro Sports Action Cam and more.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350
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VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350 Final Thoughts

"It works fine."

Smart controller makes the flying experience that much better. VVHOOY VV-VTBATTERY-1350 wow is it nice when you come from a hero black. This is a very well-made little camera. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. Amazing video quality and from something so small.

Overall Score
4.5


(26 Points)

4. Campark ACT74 Action Camera 4K 30fps WiFi Ultra HD Waterproof Sports Action Cam,Free Mounting Access...

User Ratings: 61 8

Campark ACT74 First Impressions

"Thank you Campark!"

I was able to get it to power on and STAY POWERED ON! I cant give the Campark ACT74 enough stars. If amazon gets these back in stock, I expect to get another. The camera can be used while inside a waterproof case. Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it.

  • Campark ACT74 Action Camera 4K 30fps WiFi Ultra HD Waterproof Sports Action Cam,Free Mounting Accessories 2 Rechargeable Batteries Bikes Motorbike Snorkeling(Silver)
  • 【2-inch HD Display + Sony Sensor】Portable and easily to shoot or view real time video or picture.HDMI output. Excellent 170° wide angle fish-eye lens offer a wide field of view and can take much more stunning scenes of your world.
  • 【4K Ultra HD videos+16MP photos】Dynamic capture outstanding visual quality videos and pictures. makes moving image more smooth and greatly reduces ghosting.Built in Time lapse,Slow motion,Loop recording,Can be used as a security cam, dash cam. DVR. Allows to set ISO Sensitivity, Exposure Compensation, White Balance, Image Sharpness etc to get high quality images. Much clearer than the ordinary 12MP lens.
  • 【100 Feet(30m) Waterproof】with waterproof case, ideal for outdoor activities, like swimming, drifting, surfing etc. Perfect for water sports lover.
  • 【A lots of Accessories】Compatible for brand camera and market mainstream action camera.Attached to helmets, bike, surfboards, belt, arm band and other objects easily with Lots of accessories, mountable design for shooting the thrill of extreme activities.
  • 【Long Battery Life】Up to 240 minutes (Dual Rechargeable Lithium Batteries) shooting time,More Safe Guarantee with Campark: 45 days money back and 12-month warranty and professional after-sale service within 24 hours.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Campark ACT74
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Campark ACT74 Final Thoughts

"Now they are fantastic."

Video stabilization is astonishing. I cant give the Campark ACT74 enough stars. A wonderful assortment of accessories were included. I cannot say enough great things about this The Tech Expert Action Camera. I was worried that it could be difficult to frame the shots.

Overall Score
4.3


(6398 Points)

5. 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 The Tech Expert 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)

6. ULANZI V2 Multifunctional Vlogging Case w Cold Shoe Mount for Microphone LED Video Light,Wire Connec...

User Ratings: 69 8

ULANZI V2 Case First Impressions

"This is a great combo."

It also has a bigger battery than the other cameras I've tried. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. This is a very well-made little camera. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. And it’s not so much the video quality, but rather the size.

  • ULANZI V2 Multifunctional Vlogging Case w Cold Shoe Mount for Microphone LED Video Light,Wire Connectable Frame Housing Shell Mount Cage for Gopro Hero 7 6 5 Action Camera Video Vlog Creator Setup
  • 【Reserved Microphone Adapter Place】Specially Designed Microphone Adapter Position,perfectly solved the Gopro audio problem, so you can use Gopro Vlogging.
  • 【Easy to install】Lightweight Case for GoPro HERO 7 6 5. Portable to take out, could be mounted on bicycles, handrack, helmet, chest belt, etc
  • 【Video and Vlog Creator Case】Preferred case accessory used by pro photographers & video makers on YouTube,the hot shoe mount on the top of this case to mount flash, GPS locator, video light, microphone, etc.
  • 【Cold Shoe Mount on Top】With Cold Shoe Mount on Top, you can mount microphone or led video light on it,necessary for Gopro Video Shooting.
  • 【Super Lightweight】The Gopro Vlog Case was made of high quality ABS material, it is super lightweigt and portable.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ULANZI V2 Case
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ULANZI V2 Case Final Thoughts

"We love this camera!"

You can shoot your videos and frame them later. It's surprising how well it produces results electronically. There is no need for me to buy extra batteries. Great price, best quality and as tough as nails. Cannot tell the difference from the two that came with it.

Overall Score
4.4


(239 Points)

7. GoPro HERO7 Black — Waterproof Digital Action Camera with Accessory Adventure Kit

GoPro First Impressions

"Upload your footage daily."

I took this camera to Greece with me and it was great. I will be taking this to my trip to the Philippines. I cannot say enough great things about this The Tech Expert Action Camera. Overall, I think this a great The Tech Expert Action Camera. I race motorcycles, both road race track and dirt scrambles.

  • GoPro HERO7 Black — Waterproof Digital Action Camera with Accessory Adventure Kit
  • ​Hyper smooth video stabilization - get gimbal‑like stabilization-without the gimbal. Hero7 Black predicts your movements and corrects for camera shake to deliver insanely smooth footage. ​
  • ​Rugged + waterproof - share experiences you can’t capture with your phone. Hero7 Black is rugged, waterproof without a housing to 33ft (10M) and up for any adventure.
  • Get a deal on three must-have mounts for capturing your adventures
  • The handlebars (floating hand grip) is great for handheld shots in and out of the water
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GoPro
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GoPro Final Thoughts

"First off the quality."

The batteries seem to last a decent amount of time. Love GoPro, and this mount works great too. No problem with the exposure control either, very fast. I tried an 128G SD card and it worked. Pull the trigger and you'll be good with this purchase.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. 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 The Tech Expert 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)

9. DveeTech 4K+ 30fps WiFi Real 4K Action Camera 100 Feet Waterproof Remote Control Sports Camera Touch...

User Ratings: 52

DveeTech KHU-890 First Impressions

"Thank you Thank you!"

But for action/close filming/pictures-can't beat it. Get a stainless steel tether. You can shoot your videos and frame them later. The DveeTech KHU-890 is very easy to use. More like I wanted plus more!

  • DveeTech 4K+ 30fps WiFi Real 4K Action Camera 100 Feet Waterproof Remote Control Sports Camera Touch Screen 170 Degree Ultra Wide Angle Lens with 2 Rechargeable Batteries and Mounting Accessories Kit
  • ●【Real 4K Recording】-DveeTech 4k Sports Action Camera records video footage in 4K/30fps and takes photo at 16M.DveeTech 4k 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.
  • ●【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.
  • ●【WIFI Remote Control】-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.
  • ●【1050mAh Rechargeable Batteries】 High capacity 3.7V lithium-ion battery records up to 60 minutes of 4K/30fps video or 100 minutes of 1080P/60fps video with a single charge.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The DveeTech KHU-890
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DveeTech KHU-890 Final Thoughts

"I expected that."

This The Tech Expert Action Camera is great it even has Accessories to get you started! This is my first action camera, and so far I'm satisfied. I'm looking forward to using this DveeTech KHU-890. Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. Overall, I think this a great The Tech Expert Action Camera.

Overall Score
4.3


(5 Points)

10. Proscan Action Camera Underwater Waterproof 30M Camera with 2" LCD Wide Angle View 720P HD Sports Ac...

User Ratings: 32

PROSCAN pac2000 First Impressions

"Definitely a good buy."

These are original PROSCAN pac2000 batteries, and charger. If you have a PROSCAN pac2000, then you need this case. Exposed well, good sharpness levels and color saturation. I started using it immediately and the quality looks very good. PROSCAN pac2000 wow is it nice when you come from a hero black.

  • Proscan Action Camera Underwater Waterproof 30M Camera with 2" LCD Wide Angle View 720P HD Sports Action Camera
  • 30 frames per second for nice images. Provide more resolution to capture fantastic moments, nice choice for beginner.
  • 【2” LCD & 30m Depth Waterproof】MountDog underwater camera with the larger screen allows you to shoot wider scenes and catch more amazing moment. With waterproof case, you can enjoy water sports, such as swimming, diving, surfing, snorkeling and so on.
  •  0.3 MEGA PIXELS CMOS SENSOR
  •  MICRO SD CARD(UP TO 32GB)
  •  DEFAULT RESOLUTION: 5.0MEGA PIXELS(2592X1944)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The PROSCAN pac2000
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PROSCAN pac2000 Final Thoughts

"Great The Tech Expert Action Camera."

Just used the camera for the first time snorkeling today. More than you'd likely use an action camera for really. Just take out the micro-SDHC card and plug it into a reader. This works well enough, except when I want to use it. Overall an okay The Tech Expert Action Camera that is probably more hype.

Overall Score
4.0


(3 Points)

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