Your phone can probably shoot some great videos, but you wouldn’t use it on a mountain bike. Or snorkeling. Or cliff jump. That’s what sports cameras are for.
Before spending hundreds of dollars on a GoPro, however, consider one of the many affordable alternatives. Like this: For a limited time and while supplies last, NY Direct US (via Amazon) has the DBPower EX7000 4K sports camera for $ 38.99 with promo code PFZJXPEZ. There are three different camera models available on this page; make sure the EX7000 is selected, otherwise the code will not work.
This camera ticks many important boxes: touchscreen, Wi-Fi, wrist remote, waterproof case, companion app, and more. It can capture up to 4K resolution at 25 frames per second, but it also does lower resolutions up to 60 fps.
How does the image quality compare to that of a GoPro? I mean, let’s be honest, it’s not even close. But is it enough, especially considering the price? I checked out a few sample EX7000 footage on YouTube, and while some looked pretty good, others were pretty good.
If you decide to pull the trigger, you’ll need a Class 10 microSD card to store your video. here is a Kingston 64 GB card for only $ 8.65.
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