Find the Best New Action Camera

This guide was designed to help you find the latest and best new action camera to meet you needs. Action Cameras and sports cameras are easy to use for even the most novice photographers. No matter what your favorite sport or activity may be, a small, lightweight action camera could be what you need to record and share high-resolution photos and videos of all your exciting adventures.

Action cameras are becoming very affordable. You don’t have to spend a fortune to enjoy the latest action camera. Here you can find the best cheap action cameras that are also bestsellers.

Action Camera – New Releases

This list is kept current and contain New Action Cameras. Here you can discover the latest Sports & Action Cameras you can buy today …

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Panasonic Lumix DC-S1H Mirrorless Digital Camera, Body...
  • DMW-BLJ31 Li-Ion Battery - DMW-BTC14 Battery Charger - AC Adapter and AC Mains Lead - USB Type-C Cable - USB Type-C to USB Type-A Cable - BNC Converter Cable - Body Cap - Shoulder Strap - Eyecup - Hot Shoe Cover - Flash Sync Socket Cap - Battery...
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Mevo Plus Live Event Camera by Livestream, Black -...
  • Mevo Plus Camera - Mevo Mount - 16GB Micro SD Card and Adapter - Power Adapter - 10' USB Cable - Mevo 1 Year Warranty - Bundle Includes: - Mevo Boost by Livestream - K&M 20170 Microphone Stand, Long-Legged, 35.43-62.99" Height, Black -...
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Benro B5 Triple Action Ball Head Bundle -DSLR Sling...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Benro B4 Triple Action Ball Head Bundle -DSLR Sling...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Benro B0 Double Action Ballhead Bundle -DSLR Sling...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Benro G2 Low-Profile Triple Action Ball Head Bundle...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Benro G3 Low-Profile Triple Action Ball Head Bundle...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Benro B3 Triple Action Ball Head Bundle -DSLR Sling...
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: DSLR Sling Back Pack - High Quality Lens Cleaning Pen - High Quality Dust Blower - Starter Cleaning Kit - LCD Screen Protectors
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Zhiyun-Tech Crane-M2 3-Axis Handheld Gimbal Stabilizer...
  • Ultra-lightweight design for Sony, Panasonic, and Canon compact cameras, smartphones, and action cams up to approximately 1.58lbs. (See description for camera compatibility)
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Everything But Stromboli 128GB Azaire MicroSD Memory...
  • Package includes (1) MicroSDXC Class 10 128GB Memory Card (Azaire) with Micro to SD Adapter

Amazon Best Selling Action Cameras

This list, updated hourly, contain best selling Action Cameras. Here you can discover the best Sports & Action Camera you can buy today …

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Dragon Touch 4K Action Camera 16MP Vision 3 Underwater...
  • 4K ACTION CAMERA with 4X ZOOM: Professional 4K/30FPS, 2.7K/30fps, 1080P/60FPS video and 16MP photo resolution enables you to capture exciting moment for you. This action camera also features zoom range from 1.0X to 4.0X.
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AKASO EK7000 4K WiFi Sports Action Camera Ultra HD...
  • 4K Ultra HD action camera. Professional 4K 25Fps & 2.7K 30Fps video with 12MP photos at up to 30 frames per second for incredible photos, which is 4 times the resolution of traditional HD cameras.
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AKASO Brave 4 4K 20MP WiFi Action Camera Ultra HD with...
  • UPGRADE SERIES OF AKASO EK7000: Featuring 4K/24fps, 2K/30fps and 1080P/60FPS video resolution and 20MP photos, AKASO Brave 4 action camera enables you to take incredible photos and ultra HD videos, clearly recording the beauty and wonders in...
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VanTop Moment 3 4K Action Camera w/Gopro Compatible...
  • 【Stunning 4K Technique & Superb Sony Sensor】Optional 4K@30fps, 2.7K@30fps,1080P@60fps,720P@120fps resolutions, high sensitive Sony sensor with improved image focusing, processing speeds. Moment 3 action camera empowers you to capture any...
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Campark ACT74 Action Camera 4K Ultra HD WiFi Underwater...
  • Super 4K Action Camera: Campark 4K sports action camera records video footage in 4K/30fps and takes photo at 16M, help you capture and share your world in a fantastic resolution.
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VanTop Moment 4 4K 20MP 30M Waterproof Action Camera...
  • 【Affordable Price with Beating 4K】Featuring 4K/24fps, 2K/30fps and 1080P/60FPS video resolution and 20MP photos, the camera optimize your shots by delivering insanely exquisite, fine and smooth footage with Sony sensor. Images are in their...
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TEC.BEAN 4K Action Camera 45M Waterproof Camera EIS...
  • 4K Ultra HD action camera with 4X ZOOM. Professional 4K 25Fps video with 14MP image, your 4K action camera can capture every detail of your wonderful outdoor adventures and present an immersive footage of you and your world. This action camera...
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Victure AC700 4K 20MP Action Camera, 40M Waterproof...
  • 【4K 20MP Action Camera】- Victure AC700 Sports Camera, with 4k/30fps smooth video resolution and photographs at 20MP, can better help you capture every excellent moment while skiing, skating, snorkeling and more.
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AKASO V50 Pro Native 4K30fps 20MP WiFi Action Camera...
  • SUPERB IMAGE QUALITY: Featuring 4K/30fps and 20MP image, your AKASO V50 Pro action camera can capture every detail of your wonderful outdoor adventures and present an immersive footage of you and your world.
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APEMAN A79 4K Action Camera 20MP WiFi External...
  • 4K 20MP ACTION CAMERA: APEMAN A79 Action Camera delivers ultra HD videos with 4K 30FPS resolution. Capture 20MP photo with EIS/ISO and advanced sensor. Enables you to store up every snow-covered landscape in skiing.

 

How to Choose the Best Action Camera for Your Needs

Choosing the right camera features

When choosing the right action camera for your needs, first you have to define what you need it for. What kind of activities you will be using the action cam for? If you focus is water sports, such as swimming or diving, then you need a waterproof camera suitable for the type of activity or sport.

Size and Weight

Picking a camera with the right size and weight is again determined by the type of activities you will be using it for. If you will be mounting it on your helmet, for example, you might want to choose a light small camera.

Video Quality

Our recommendations is getting the highest video resolution you can afford. The standard now is 4K resolution, so choose an action camera that can record 4K.  Even if you currently do not have a 4K TV, still buying a 4K camera is a good investment because soon the TV standard will be at least 4K. It doesn’t make sense if you settle for a lower resolution camera, because then you will not be able to fully utilize your new 4K TV, especially if you are investing into an expensive, high end action cam. Also choose a camera with a good quality imaging sensor.

Ruggedness

Choose a rugged, tough camera that fits your style. Most action cameras are built tough and water resistant, but depending on the type of activity or sport, some activities require a tough, shock proof camera, and most water sports require a camera with built-in waterproofing rather that a waterproof case.

Battery Life

It is always a good idea to go with the longest battery life that you can afford. When you are in the middle of an activity like skiing or diving, it is not very practical to charge or swap batteries.

GPS

GPS is a great feature in an action cam especially for travel enthusiasts, so you can track the location of your adventures. Best GPS action  camera we recommend is the Garmin VIRB Ultra 30.

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Garmin VIRB Ultra 30 Action Camera
  • ULTRA HD VIDEO - Crystal clear 4K/30fps footage, 1080p/120fps, or slow motion capability at 720p/240fps

Wireless Connectivity

An action camera with built in WiFi or Bluetooth is very helpful in transferring your images directly to your laptop or sharing your photos or videos with friends on social media.

Mounting Options and Accessories

Make sure the camera has the mounting options you need for your specific sport or activity.

Also check the prices to see if you can save by buying a camera bundled with all the accessories you need.

Memory Cards

Choose a fast memory card designed for action video. Choose a microsd card with the highest storage you can afford. You need that extra storage.

 

Nice to have Features

  • Burst Mode
  • Time-lapse
  • Slow-Motion Video
  • Voice Control through voice commands.
  • A smartphone app for the camera.
  • Control Fields of View.

 

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