While GoPro has the size and price advantage, Canon goes for a zoom lens and flexibility.
CNET editors choose the best GoPro models, action cameras, and camcorders of 2015.
The TomTom Bandit ably addresses several pain points with other action cams thanks to its quick mobile editing, versatile mounting system and removable battery.
Typical price: $577.00
The Bandit's clever mounting system and removable battery make it stand out from the flood of competitors.
The AX33 is a fully fledged 4K camcorder that's smaller and lighter than its predecessor. Check it out.
Traditional camcorders may not be selling as well as they used to, but Panasonic's still churning them out.
DJI's already mastered capturing smooth video from the sky. Here's how it's solving it on the ground.
The new model sheds the touchscreen of its linemate, the Hero+ LCD, sliding in under that model, but above the very basic Hero.
The HX-A1's size and price offer a decent option for buyers, but there are better choices.
Typical price: $299.00
The Panasonic HX-A1 is a compact action cam with night-vision as its standout feature.
All GoPro cameras are definitely not created equal. Here's a breakdown of each of the company's six models to select the right one for your needs.