Best action camera in 2020

Best action camera

Life is an adventure, so don’t forget to capture all the adventurous moments of life with these small, cheap, and rugged action cameras. Below are the best portable action cameras presently available in the market, that are very compact and lightweight and these cameras are ideal to carry along with you without hassles.

As there are many action camera brands in the market but GoPro dominates them all, as GoPro cameras provide the features that everyone needs from shooting nice and clean 4K footage, waterproof, touchscreen control, wi-fi, GPS and much more features all within your budget.
Even the best action camera for those adventurous lovers on a tight budget can buy the GoPro Hero 5 Black which costs about 20,000 Rupees, yet offers features such as electronic image stabilization, waterproof, and a responsive touch screen. It can also shoot 4K video with 30 frames per second.

The best action cameras

1. GoPro Hero8 Black

After using all the models of GoPro, the GoPro Hero 8 Black to be the best action camera overall, as it offers the best video quality, able to record in 4K at 60 frames per second and in HDR, waterproof to 10 meters without a case, and also offers a built-in mounting system (as well as some very compact and useful optional accessories).

Weight: 126g |Waterproof: 10m   
4K video : up to 60fps | 1080 video : up to 240fps | 720: up to 240fps |
Stills resolution: : 12MP | Battery life: 1-3hrs estimate  
Size: 2.6 x 1.9 x 1.1 inches

Stunning 4k Videos
Much improvement in audio quality
Built-in accessory mounts
No major issues

2. GoPro Hero7 Black

As hero black 8 is the latest flagship camera from GoPro but hero 7 is still a good option to buy for your adventurous life. It has a gimbal-like stabilization feature (image stabilization) without the gimbal, hero7 black predict movements and corrects for camera shake to deliver insanely smooth footage.
It has a face, smile, scene detection feature so it knows when you face the camera, smile, and more, the GoPro app uses those details to handpick your best shots and create amazing videos.
It is a rugged and waterproof camera without a housing to 10 m and up for any adventure and capable to shoot stunning 4k60 video and 12 mp photos that are as amazing as the moments themselves.

Weight: 118g |Waterproof: 10m   
4K video : up to 60fps | 1080 video : up to 240fps | 720: up to 240fps |
Stills resolution: : 12MP | Battery life: 1-3hrs estimate
Size: 6.2 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm

Stunning 4k Videos
HyperSmooth feature
Responsive touchscreen
Screen can freeze sometimes (need to restart and back to normal life again )
Voice control not so effective , needs improvements

3. DJI Osmo Action

It is the best action camera for clicking selfie as it has Dual Screens so you can record your world from behind a lens or be the star of the show, that you can change with the touch of a button. It is also waterproof up to 11 m so you have a watertight seal and a hydrophobic coating on the back touchscreen, making it the perfect underwater companion.

Weight: 134g |Waterproof: 11m   
4K video : up to 60fps | 1080 video : up to 240fps | 720: up to 240fps |
Stills resolution: : 12MP | Battery life: around 90 minutes

Front color LCD monitor is great for vlogging
Good motion stabilization
rich colors in video
No live streaming
The app is not so friendly (needs more work)
Limited accessory options as compared to GoPro range

4. GoPro Max

It is the best waterproof camera with 360-degree action feature available in the market, with this camera you can shoot traditional HERO-style video and photos or immersive 360° footage with the best stereo sound ever from a GoPro as it has six mics capture true-to-life 360° audio. So, people who are looking for a 360-degree camera to make a highly attractive blog and creativity can buy this.

Weight: 163g |Waterproof: 5 m   
5.6K spherical video:Up to 30fps| 1440p 2D video : up to 60fps 720: up to 240fps |
Stills resolution: : 16.6 MP | Battery life: around 75-110 minutes

Shoots 5.6K,video and photos or immersive 360° footage
270° distortion-free panoramic photos
Six mics capture true-to-life 360° audio
13 voice commands 
Need improvement in low light shots.
2D footage are of low-resolution

Best GoPro accessories 2020

GoPro 3 Way Mount Tripod for Camera

3-in-one design, it can be used as a camera grip, extension arm or tripod for ultra versatility and a variety of shots. It has also added other features 3 in 1 Design: Camera Grip, Extension Arm, Tripod, Versatile Camera Angle adjustability and it is also waterproof no need to worry in rain.

GoPro Shorty Mini Extension Pole with Tripod 

Best for people, who wants a small extension pole for their GoPro, as it can be extended till 22.7cms only. It is a pocket-size Shorty 11.7 cm long, so a perfect partner for on-the-go activities, travel, and more.

GoPro Rechargeable Battery (Hero8 Black / Hero7 Black / Hero6 Black)

Never go out of battery , keep an extra battery for backup as you can use as a spare or replacement battery for your GoPro.