CNET editors choose the best GoPro models, action cameras, and camcorders of 2014.
If you like GoPro's camera design and just want solid HD video, you might be able to save yourself $100 and get this instead of the $400 Black Edition.
After making several improvements and adding a list of new features to its first action cam, JVC's Adixxion GC-XA2 is easily one of the best options for capturing your thrills and spills.
The new app from video editing company Muvee helps you make your GoPro action videos look great on the go.
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This update to one of the toughest point-and-shoots around is now ready to be mounted to your bike, helmet, or car.
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If you're looking for a tough waterproof POV camera that doesn't skimp on features or performance, don't miss the XA2.
Built-in image stabilization and high bitrate recording make this Sony's best Action Cam yet, but there are still a few usability quirks remaining.
Going up against the camera world's heavyweights, the portable camera startup makes a smashing debut on the stock market.
Maker of portable video cameras popular with thrill-seekers should be worth $3 billion after pricing its shares at the high end of its expected price range.
Like the Hero3, the GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition's strongest attributes are its excellent video quality and impressive list of shooting options. If that's what matters most to you, this is the action cam to get.