CNET editors choose the best GoPro models, action cameras, and camcorders of 2014.
As long as you respect its limitations and keep the camera steady, the Polaroid XS100i is a good easy-to-use budget-friendly option for dabbling in hands-free video.
The dual-camera Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon is a good idea, but the execution and the overall feature set are lacking.
It's a one-trick pony, but it's also an inexpensive way to get two different angles on the action.
The Monoprice MHD Action Camera is a very good value. You'll just have to be forgiving of its video quality.
The gnarly Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera hits the slopes in HD this winter to rival GoPro.
The Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera records the gnarliest action when you hit the slopes, trails, or just the commute.
With Wi-Fi, an LCD, and a waterproof body, as well as some nice accessories, the Drift HD Ghost uses its features to beat back the action cam competition.
Shoot hands-free video of your summer shenanigans with this week's prize, a high-definition mini action cam that shoots 1080p footage and 12-megapixel stills.
Three motocross pros road test top action cameras: the GoPro Hero3 White Edition, the ContourRoam2, and the Sony Action Camera.