GoPro introduces Hero 5 Black and Session action cameras
As expected, GoPro has unveiled the next-generation Hero cameras this fall. The brand new shooters are called Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session. The former is the flagship, while the latter is the smaller version. Both share similar specifications and will be released on the market at the beginning of October 2016.
GoPro Hero 5 specs to include larger touchscreen and GPS
Do you enjoy sports? Well, you are in luck, as GoPro is working on a new generation of Hero cameras. The specs of the Hero 5 Black version have just been leaked on the web and there will be at least a couple of improvements compared to the current line-up. Find out more about the upcoming Hero 5 cameras right here!
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-Tracker action cam unveiled
Olympus has just revealed its latest take on GoPro’s cameras. The Stylus Tough TG-Tracker boasts an array of sensors to track a lot of things, including altitude and temperature. The sensors are joined by useful abilities, such as 4K video recording and WiFi connectivity, in order to make sure that the camera is ready to taken on the Hero line-up.
Olympus Stylus TG-Tracker specs and photos leaked
Here it is folks! The action camera from Olympus which was leaked recently is actually the long-rumored Stylus TG-Tracker. More images have showed up on the web along with plenty of specifications, which include the ability to record videos at 4K resolution. Find out everything about the action cam in this article!
New LG Action CAM LTE live streams videos on YouTube
This announcement really came out of nowhere! LG has just announced world’s first LTE-powered camera, which will be capable of live streams videos on YouTube Live. The device is a fully-featured action camera, with support for WiFi, 4K video recording, slow-motion movie capturing, and many other tools.
Sony AS50 shows up online before January 5 announcement
Sony is expected to hold a product launch event at the Consumer Electronics Show 2016. The PlayStation maker will livestream its conference on January 5. According to the rumor mill, the company will reveal an action camera called AS50, whose specifications and photo have just appeared on the web.
Graava smart cam automatically edits long, boring footage
How many times did you promise that you would edit those long and boring videos of your trips into short and more exciting footage to share with your friends? Well, one too many times and you have never actually kept it. Thankfully, Graava is here to record hours of videos and then to automatically edit them into something better.
GoPro introduces compact Hero4 Session action camera
GoPro’s Hero-series action cameras are tiny and lightweight devices. However, there are some people who would love to enjoy the same features in an even smaller and lighter package. Well, the company is listening and it has revealed the Hero4 Session, the smallest and lightest GoPro, yet, which comes packed in a cube-like design.
Polaroid Cube+ action camera announced with built-in WiFi
Polaroid has added a new member to the Cube series of cube-shaped action cameras. The brand new Polaroid Cube+ is now official with a few changes when compared to its predecessor. The new model employs a higher-resolution sensor along with built-in WiFi, in order to use mobile device displays as viewfinders.
GoPro Hero+ LCD camera revealed with a touchscreen and more
GoPro has announced a new low-end action camera in order to add the convenience of a touchscreen to this line-up. The brand new GoPro Hero+ LCD gets its name from the addition of a few important features to the original entry-level Hero, including a touchscreen as well as Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity options.
Garmin announces VIRB X and VIRB XE action cameras
Garmin has returned to the action camera industry with the brand new VIRB X and VIRB XE models. These action cams are packed in a rugged construction and they are offering several built-in sensors, allowing users to create amazing animations using G-Metrix data. Both the X and the XE will become available sometime this summer.
Panasonic HX-A1 action cam introduced at NAB Show 2015
Panasonic announced a wearable camera at NAB Show 2015. The brand new Panasonic HX-A1 is an action cam that can see in the dark thanks to an infrared lighting sensor. The HX-A1 can record videos at up to full HD regardless of conditions or environments, as it is a rugged device despite its small size.
Canon action camera rumored to be in development
Canon could expand its business in the near future. After the first photos of its 4K fixed-lens camera have showed up online, the rumor mill is now claiming that the company is working on a Canon action camera. The new shooter would rival the GoPro Hero series and it will attempt to do so with better image quality.
Xiaomi Yi action camera takes on GoPro with better features
After becoming the world’s third smartphone seller, Xiaomi has set its sights on different areas. The Chinese company has revealed a competitor to the GoPro Hero, which is lighter and cheaper while offering better videography capabilities than its rival. The new Xiaomi Yi action camera is official and ready to take on the Hero!
CES 2015: Sony X1000V 4K and AS200V cameras announced
Sony has taken the stage at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015 in order to introduce a couple of action cameras, one of them being capable of recording 4K videos. This model is called Sony X1000V and it is here to compete against the GoPro Hero4. The other model is the AS200V and it can shoot videos up to full HD resolution.
Fujifilm action camera coming soon instead of entry-level MILC
Fujifilm is allegedly aiming to kill one or both of its entry-level X-mount mirrorless cameras. The efforts and finances required for developing such devices will be detoured to another digital imaging segment, says an insider. It appears that they will be aimed at a Fujifilm action camera which is coming soon.
Drift Stealth 2 introduced as a small, lightweight action camera
A new action camera has entered this market in an attempt to battle against the leader of the pack: GoPro. The brand new Drift Stealth 2 is the smallest and lightest action cam ever released by Drift Innovation. The device is compact and weighs only a few ounces, just like the Hero4 cameras, but it comes with a smaller price tag.
New Kodak SP360 action cam captures 360-degree photos
The action camera industry is thriving, so many such products are getting released on the market. JK Imaging has just launched a new action cam, which has become the first of its kind to record 360-degree photos and videos. The device in question is the Kodak SP360, that also features a 16-megapixel sensor and built-in WiFi.
Replay XD Prime X action camera now available on the market
As the action camera market is blooming, it is natural for more and more such products to become available on the market. Another important competitor for the GoPro series is the new Replay XD Prime X shooter, which comes packed with high-quality sensor and lens, as well as with built-in WiFi, at an affordable price tag.
HTC RE looks like a periscope, but it is actually an action camera
Amid struggles with smartphone sales, HTC has decided to enter the digital camera camera. Its first product may look like a periscope, but the new, waterproof, dustproof HTC RE action camera is promising to be able to quickly capture photos and videos, making sure that you do not miss the most important moments of your life.
Potential GoPro Hero4 overheating issues demoed on camera
Did you just buy a shiny new GoPro Hero4? Well, your unit might be suffering from overheating issues. An early adopter has noticed that his Hero4 Black Edition is getting extremely hot when attaching an external Battery BacPac. However, he has decided to conduct further tests, which have come out with surprising results.