It does not matter whether you are cycling, flying on a mountainside or doing gardening, an action camera will capture and save all important and interesting moments of life.
There are a lot of action cameras and among this variety it can be difficult to find the best option and cost. In addition, the products of eminent European manufacturers can be too expensive, and overpay exclusively for the brand - not very good. And then comes to the aid of the Celestial Empire, which delivers many excellent and inexpensive Chinese action cameras. The rating of 2016 allows you to choose a model that fully meets your needs.
The value in rubles is converted at the time of publication of the material.
5. H9 Ultra HD 4K Action Camera
5. H9 Ultra HD 4K Action Camera
Price - $ 40.99( 2653 rub.).
Opens the top 5 Chinese action cameras in 2016 stylish and fully waterproof( up to 30 meters) model. Video can be recorded in resolution up to 4K( 4096 x 2160 pixels).You can shoot time-clips, consisting of a series of photos at different intervals( from 2 to 60 seconds).Pleasant bonus: in the delivery set there is a huge amount of accessories.
Disadvantages: Many users complain of crackling or squeaking if you record video with WiFi on simultaneously.
4. Elephone Explorer Pro 4K 12MP WiFi Action Camera
Price - $ 79.99( 5178 rubles.).
The world's first action packed camera with voice-activated function. With built-in WiFi, you can connect the device to a free application for wireless control in your phone or Ipad, wireless management and share great moments anytime and anywhere. A wide viewing angle( 170 degrees) provides excellent visibility, allowing you to shoot more realistic scenes. You can shoot the video in 4K resolution. The recording quality is amazing even in a poorly lit room. The waterproof case has a dual security system, so it's impossible to accidentally open the camera under water.
Cons: as they say in one of the reviews: if you want to record sound, it's better to scream.
3. Original SJCAM M20
The price is $ 91.99( 5955 rubles).
One of the best Chinese action cameras in 2016 can record video in various resolutions. The maximum is 4K( interpolation method of the so-called 2.5K).It connects to the smartphone for remote functions. The viewing angle is adjustable from 70 to 166 degrees. Thanks to the miniature size of the SJCAM M20, it is easy to fit even in the ladies' reticule.
Additional options: there is support for an external remote control. Thanks to this, you can put the camera on the helmet and not be afraid to shift the desired angle, feeling for the buttons.
2. Elephone Elecam 360 WiFi Action Camera Dual Lens
Price - $ 123.99( 8026 rub.).
Continues the rating of Chinese action cameras in 2016 model with a recording resolution of 960P, equipped with two wide-angle lenses. They make it possible to shoot a 360-degree panorama. The branded application for managing the Elephone Elecam 360( in the App Store, as well as in Google Play) allows you to directly send the footage to WeChat or YouTube.
1. SJCAM SJ5000X 4K Sport Action Camera
The price is $ 110.99( 7185 rubles).
Best action camera 2016 from China on the ratio of price and quality. The first of its "tovarok" acquired a two-inch LCD display with support for recording format 2K and 4K @ 24fps( interpolated).The lens angle can be adjusted. The camera also has a Gyro Anti-Shake stabilization sensor.
There were no shortcomings: in dim lighting, strong noises real video frame rate will not exceed 60fps. In bright lighting, everything is in order - 120fps, as stated by the manufacturer.