CNET editors choose the best GoPro models, action cameras, and camcorders of 2014.
The new Black edition rocks twice the processing power of its predecessor, while the updated Silver gets a built-in touchscreen, and both get some new features for when the lights go down.
Ion's Twin Video camcorder lets you capture front and rear video feeds with the touch of a button. The company says it's great for "interviews, vlogs, and creating videos for YouTube."
The eye-catching Polaroid Cube is an inexpensive 1080p action cam with video quality that takes a backseat to design.
The gnarly Panasonic HX-A500 waterproof wearable camcorder shoots sick 4K video of your extreme adventures.
Skinned in Realtree camouflage, this action cam won't give your location away while you're on the hunt.
The water-, shock-, dust-, and freezeproof consumer video camera is ready for some rough treatment and packs a 40x zoom lens, but that's about all it offers.
One-button video capture matched with a nice viewing and editing app adds up to a fun little camcorder if you get its value.
Continuing where its predecessor left off, the Air Pro 3 is a smart choice for easy POV shooting and sharing.
As 4K video is a key selling point on cameras from the 2014 crop, we take the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 for a spin to see how it performs.
JVC's move to offer consumers a durable family camcorder is solid, but the quadproof Everio GZ-R10 on the whole comes up short.