Camcorders

Xiaomi Yi
REVIEW

Xiaomi Yi ( White)

​The Xiaomi Yi Action Cam's video quality and shooting options are well above those of other cameras in its class, but you'll need to bring your own accessories.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 26, 2015
5 stars User rating out of 2 votes
GoPro Hero
REVIEW

GoPro Hero

Though the GoPro Hero is nearly devoid of features, this entry point for GoPro's lineup is just enough to get you started in the world of little, mountable cameras.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 11, 2014
0 stars User rating out of 1 vote
GoPro Hero4 Black
REVIEW

GoPro Hero4 Black

The GoPro Hero4 Silver is still our top choice for most people, but if you need the best video quality with the most shooting options, the Hero4 Black is it.

4 stars Editors' rating on December 11, 2014
3.9 stars User rating out of 3 votes
GoPro Hero5
EDITORS' TAKE

GoPro Hero5

Here's what we know about the GoPro Hero5 -- including confirmed plans from the company, and plenty of rumors, too.

Pricing not available

Samsung Gear 360
EDITORS' TAKE

Samsung Gear 360

The Gear 360 camera will let you capture immersive high-resolution photos and videos for viewing in VR goggles or on YouTube and Facebook -- and it's smaller than a baseball.

GoPro Hero4 Silver
REVIEW

GoPro Hero4 Silver

The GoPro Hero4 Silver takes everything we liked about the Hero3+ Black -- especially the solid video quality -- and adds in some handy new features including a touchscreen, making it one of the best little action cameras around.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 24, 2014
2.1 stars User rating out of 6 votes
LG 360 Cam
EDITORS' TAKE

LG 360 Cam

Using two extreme fisheye lenses, this camera promises to capture 2K-resolution video of the world around you.

GoPro Hero+ LCD
REVIEW

GoPro Hero+ LCD

The GoPro Hero+ LCD isn't exactly a bargain for its entry-level specs, but if you appreciate a streamlined feature set and its built-in touchscreen, it's worth the extra money over the very basic Hero.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 14, 2015
Panasonic HX-A1
REVIEW

Panasonic HX-A1 ( Black)

The HX-A1's size and price offer a decent option for buyers, but there are better choices.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 2, 2015
Sony Action Cam Mini
REVIEW

Sony Action Cam Mini

A leaner, lighter version of its top POV camera, the Sony Action Cam Mini HDR-AZ1 puts big performance in a little package.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 30, 2014