If you’re an adventurer and you love capturing your adventurous moments, GoPro is the camera you should go for. GoPro is an action camera designed such that it can be attached to helmets, surfboards, cars. They are small, robust, simple and with a high definition camera for videography and for capturing pictures it’s the best action camera that you can go for GoPro.
Even though it’s the market leader as it has iconic box-shaped cameras technology has made it possible that it does not remain your only option as the market nowadays has a lot of GoPro alternatives. So, let’s get you acquainted with a few of those other options:
1. Sony FDR-X1000V/W 4K Action Camera
Sony is the best amongst all the GoPro alternatives and provides you with a built-in stereo mike which gives you of quality sound which even provides you with a wind noise reduction. It comes with a highlight video in mp4 with multiple clips, and you can even live to stream your video via Ustream. It has an ultra-wide up to 170-degree pro quality f/2.8 bright ZEISS lens. This lens allows you to shoot from a broader field of view. Its average cost is Rs 25,328.73 which is worth paying for all the fund.
This waterproof action camera has a rugged build and comes with a package with amazing features as it has a handy semi-hard case with 4k scaled app. It has a Hero4 Black who gives a serious competition to GoPro and is available at half the price of GoPro. You can even capture all the action in slow motion you can even add in wifi to share pictures and videos online, all in all, it is the best alternative with a battery life of 1-2 hours.
2. Pick Action Camera
Similar to Sony FDR it features a 170-degree wide-angle lens that allows you to shoot with a broader field of view. It comes with a high definition camera with 1080P@30fps videos plus 12M photos. It has a built-in Wifi, so it is easy to transfer all your videos and pictures online and to other devices. It too has a waterproof case which allows you to shoot even when you are having a fun time submerged up to 30 meters. And all this is possible because of the six layers of glass lenses and all these features are available to you at a mere price of 7350 rupees.
3. APEMAN action camera
Apeman makes you think of all that ventures that are possible and is relevant to all the features that this action camera provides you with.With a 1080 pixel,30 FPS camera it gives you a fluent and clear videography and photography.It even has a 14 MP still photo sensor, a built-in LCD screen, HDMI output And a built in wifi that lets you do all the work while being submerged up to 30 meters below sea level.This amazing action camera comes only for rupees 10656.
4. iSAW Edge
It has a small LCD screen 4K limited to 10 FPS with an incredible capability to capture in slow motion in 120FPS at 720 pixels and up to 60 FPS at 1080 pixel.It comes with a Hero series, and all of its features can be used while being 40 meters submerged as it is completely waterproof. Its best feature is its quality of both the built and video.It has a still resolution of 16 MP and a battery life of two hours.It comes with cleaning elements such as a flat,wipe-clean lens and is superb looking.It follows the standard action camera box shape look, and the edge is packed with high-end features and can be connected to a wifi connection as well for transferring of media files.
5. Drift Stealth2
It is the lightest and smallest action camera which weighs 97 gramme and is waterproof to 40 meters using an optional case.It has still resolution of 12 MP and a battery life of 3 hours.It has a 300-degree rotating lens and can be mounted anywhere for different purposes.It comes with a larger stealth-S.Its recording options are limited to a maximum of 1080 pixels at 30 FPS.It even has a good selection of lower resolution with higher frame rates.Its design makes it easier to remove it quickly just by pinching the release tabs or bolts to undo.It also hosts a standard 1/4 inch thread and can be mounted on a tripod.It is available on Amazon for just rupees 13442 which is worth every penny to pay for it.