Best Action Cameras For A Christmas Present

Best Action Camera For A Christmas Gift

Action cameras have become a big thing, and aren’t just a way to take pictures anymore. They are designed with some of the best features for photography and videography and come equipped with advanced imaging capabilities.

Action cameras can be used for taking the most amazing sports, adventure and action videos and pictures that are fast paced and still not shaky, providing a beautiful keepsake to your most memorable events!

Whether you want to buy a friend or family member an action camera for the holiday season, or simply want to gift yourself one, this list has some of the best available in the market right now.

Specs

Max Video Resolution: 

4K 30 fps
1080P 120/60/30 fps

Waterproof (Meters) : 

10

Camera Features

Camera Type: 

Action Camera

LCD Display Size: 

5 inch
Wireless Connectivity
LCD Disply

The GoPro Hero5 Black is the newest addition to the line of leading sports and action cameras offered by GoPro. The company has put the best of features in this new camera, which released along with a new GoPro Hero5 Session , and the new model is definitely a rank above the previous GoPro Hero4 Black and Hero4 Silver.

The Hero5 Black can record videos in amazing 4K at 30fps, 2K at 60fps and 1080p at 120fps. It also features a 2-inch touch screen on the back of the camera that allows users to view the angle and settings for their shot, as well as replay the footage later on for...Read full review

Specs

Max Video Resolution: 

4K 30 fps

Camera Features

Camera Type: 

Action Camera
Wireless Connectivity
LCD Disply

GoPro released their newest action camera the Hero5 as a surprise along with its much awaited GoPro Karma Drone , but the bigger surprise was the fact that the leading action camera manufacturer released 2 versions of the Hero5 instead of one!

The GoPro Hero5 Session has been launched along with the GoPro Hero5 Black , and is the upgraded version of GoPro’s Session camera that didn’t do too well when released. But this time, with the new Hero5 Session, GoPro has upped its game and now offers the small cube shaped action camera along with 4k recording capabilities and a low price...Read full review

Specs

Max Video Resolution: 

4K 30 fps
1080P 60/30 fps
720P 120/60/30 fps

Body Size: 

1.58x0.903x2.124 in / 40.14x37.18x48.00 mm

Battery Life: 

80 minutes

Waterproof (Meters) : 

30

Megapixels: 

16.00

Camera Features

Camera Type: 

Action Camera

LCD Display Size: 

1.5 in
Wireless Connectivity
LCD Disply

The SJCAMHD M20 Action Camera is the newest from the company and features a new and upgraded design as well as some amazing features. Much lighter than the previous versions, this camera weighs just 55 grams with battery. It also features a very different and unique design as it differs from it predecessor the SJCAM M10 and isn’t a square anymore. In fact it’s the first of its kind for SJCAM.

It is equipped with a 16 MP Sony IMX206 Exmor sensor that can do 4K recording when the picture is interpolated. It uses a 166-degree adjustable field of view (Wide – Normal – Narrow) for...Read full review

Specs

Max Video Resolution: 

1080P 30 fps
720P 60/30 fps
480P 60/30 fps

Waterproof (Meters) : 

30

Megapixels: 

12.00

Accessories In Box: 

1 X Waterproof Case 1 X USB Cable 1 X Charger 1 X Screws & Screw Tools 1 X Helmet Mount 1 X Helmet Belt 1 X Handlebar Seatpost Mount 1 X Makibes Cloth

Camera Features

LCD Display Size: 

1.5 in
Wireless Connectivity
LCD Disply

The SJCAM SJ4000 Wi-Fi is one of the best alternative for GoPro camera that is cheap and has almost all the features. The action camera has a detachable battery and also comes with a waterproof case that protects the camera till 30 m underwater.

SJ4000 WiFi Sports Camera - Review & Overview

SJCAM4000 features a 12MP HD wide angle lens and has multiple video recording formats (1080P, 720P, WVGA, MOV) and modes (single shot, auto burst shot). With an ultra HD display screen, HDMI output, web camera feature and 32GB memory card storage, it records and captures all your...Read full review

Specs

Max Video Resolution: 

4K 30 fps
1080P 120/60/30 fps
720P 240/120/60/30 fps

Body Size: 

3.94 x 9.65 x 3.94 in

Weight (KG): 

0.61

Waterproof (Meters) : 

40

Megapixels: 

12.00

Camera Features

Camera Type: 

Action Camera
Comes With Remote
Wireless Connectivity
LCD Disply

The Hero 4 Black camera has one of the fastest processors as compared to all its predecessors. At almost two times faster, you can record videos with 4K resolution at 30 frames per second. The camera can also record 1080p at 120fps that makes for great video shooting when capturing fast paced action or slow-motion clips.

You will still be able to connect to your mobile phone devices using its Wi-Fi connectivity. iOS, Android and Windows Phones are supported. There is also Bluetooth connectivity so you can use a Pebble watch to regulate the camera. And you can also buy the LCD...Read full review

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Arshiya

I am a freelance writer who is always on the hunt for cool new gadgets and products on the internet. With never ending love for animals and a new found interest in drones, I enjoy writing about all things Apple, quadcopters and the newest tech accessories.