If you believe in the saying -”face your fears and conquer them” wouldn’t it be just amazing to capture those particular moments on reel? Absolutely yes! For adventure lovers very few things, honestly compare to the feeling which things like deep sea diving, sky diving and bungee jumping amongst numerous others give.
These adventure sports have in modern days started to get addictive for a certain section of people and they do, undoubtedly make your adrenaline rush!
With the GoPro – Hero series making a huge impact in the international market as a whole and with the circulating rumours of a Hero 5 launch real soon, we have jotted down a few action cameras which work just equally well ( if not better ) and also, will burn a smaller hole in your pocket!
ENRG Epicam action camera
The camera is WiFi enabled and comes with a 12 mega pixel – 170 degree ultra wide angle lens. Other features like a 32 GB expandable memory + 2” 4K Ultra HD display and not to forget, water resistance up to two meters makes this Epicam Action Camera one of the best ones available in the market at the moment.
The entire pack comes with a complete, easy-use travel kit, 16 GB external memory stick, mounting accessories and a water proof case.
Price – INR 8,199 /-
HTC Re Digital action camera
The best thing about this action cam is the uniqueness of it’s design – designed like a periscope, HTC was arguably the first to challenge the GoPro series & to put it simply HTC came up with an epic answer with it’s innovative yet packed with features Re camera.
Re comes with a 16 mega pixel / 146 degree wide angle SONY sensor enabling users to record videos in 1080p format and also has features of recording slow-mo / time-lapse videos in 720p.
The camera is also WiFi enabled and can be connected with any Android or iOS device through the HTC Re app.
Price – INR 8,500 /-
Xiaomi Yi Action Camera
Xiaomi turned innumerable heads with it’s Redmi series of smartphones, and with this product has also got the attention of adventure lovers / adventure photographers!
Ever wondered what a pocket sized action camera had to offer people?
1080p videos at 60fps, slow motion videos, a mounted lens with 16 mega pixel resolution and 155 degree wide angle view. Now, that’s the answer!
The camera is also WiFi and Bluetooth enabled + is water resistant up to 40 meters.
Price – INR 6,310 /-
A bit on the expensive side, than the other entries on this list – The STK Explorer is one of the most compact action cameras currently available. It gives users the liberty to shoot videos or click stills at 1080p resolutions, shoot time-lapse videos and is also pretty much water resistant.
Price – INR 12,499 /-
GoPro Hero 4
The yardstick for any action camera out there, quite simply. With 12 mega pixels and an fps of 30 per second, this action cam is at the top of the line.
Added features include – WiFi and an inbuilt bluetooth system, 1080p full HD videos amongst loads of others.
Price – INR 31,824 /-