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#1
alaScore 100

GoPro Hero7 Black

It's only a relatively small step forward from its predecessor, but the Hero 7 Black's excellent...

27 expert reviews | 23 user reviews

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#2
alaScore 99

DJI Osmo+

The DJI Osmo Pocket is a very capable and versatile tool for shooting stabilised video and photos...

6 expert reviews | 10 user reviews

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#3
alaScore 99

DJI Osmo Pocket

A charming, unique little camera that mostly overcomes the limitations of its tiny size to...

10 expert reviews | 6 user reviews

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#4
alaScore 98

GoPro HERO5 Black

GoPro Hero5 Black review: The Hero5 Black is GoPro's Greatest Hits of an action camera and the...

16 expert reviews | 215 user reviews

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#5
alaScore 98

YI 4K+ Action Camera

The original Yi 4K Action Camera was a GoPro Hero 4 Black rival that cost you considerably less...

5 expert reviews

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#6
alaScore 98

GoPro Hero 5 Session

The Hero 5 Session sees the return of the cubic form factor that GoPro debuted with last year's...

22 expert reviews | 237 user reviews

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#7
alaScore 97

GoPro Hero5

Going on holiday is always the perfect time to test out an action camera such as the GoPro Hero 5...

37 expert reviews | 712 user reviews

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#8
alaScore 97

Ring Floodlight Cam

The Ring Floodlight Cam is one of the best outdoor security cameras we've tested. It records...

11 expert reviews | 21 user reviews

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#9
alaScore 97

Insta360 ONE X

With image stabilization and cinematic slow-mo editing tools, this new 360-degree camera is a one...

6 expert reviews

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#10
alaScore 97

Samsung Gear 360 (2017)

The Samsung Gear 360 (2017) makes it easy to get started in 360-degree content.

34 expert reviews | 383 user reviews

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#11
alaScore 96

GoPro Hero (2018)

There are better-specified action cameras out there for a similar price, including ones that...

5 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

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#12
alaScore 96

GoPro Fusion

The GoPro Fusion’s headline OverCapture mode lets you get some really creative video from your VR...

16 expert reviews | 6 user reviews

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#13
alaScore 96

Gopro Hero 4 Black Edition

The GoPro Hero 4 Black is an expensive action camera, but it's packed with shooting options and...

43 expert reviews | 3892 user reviews

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#14
alaScore 96

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

We’ve seldom reviewed a product that has so many positives, from value for money right through to...

9 expert reviews

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#15
alaScore 96

GoPro Hero4 Session

The Hero4 Session is GoPro's smallest action camera ever and has been designed to be as...

41 expert reviews | 1159 user reviews

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#16
alaScore 96

Nextbase In-Car Cam 612GW

For the most part, the 612GW is a fantastic dash cam. The touchscreen and extra-detailed 2160p...

2 expert reviews

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#17
alaScore 96

Samsung Gear 360

Little ball of fun is perfect if you've bought into the Samsung VR ecosystem

64 expert reviews | 337 user reviews

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#18
alaScore 95

Gopro Hero 4 Silver Edition

The GoPro Hero4 Silver takes everything we liked about the Hero3+ Black -- especially the solid...

25 expert reviews | 7281 user reviews

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#19
alaScore 95

Sony FDR-X3000R

Sony has been producing SteadyShot-capable Handycam camcorders for some time now. Over the years...

25 expert reviews | 17 user reviews

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#20
alaScore 95

DJI Osmo

A game-changing camera for amateur filmmakers requiring smooth, stable footage

26 expert reviews | 61 user reviews

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#21
alaScore 95

TomTom Bandit

The TomTom Bandit is a well-made and feature-rich action camera, but it might not be enough to...

29 expert reviews | 301 user reviews

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#22
alaScore 95

Sony FDR-X1000V

There is, though, also a dedicated computer-based editing suite, called Sony Action Cam Movie...

27 expert reviews | 401 user reviews

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#23
alaScore 95

GoPro Hero

GoPro’s entry-level model strips away a few too many features to make it compelling.

21 expert reviews | 2665 user reviews

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#24
alaScore 95

Garmin Virb 360

As camera companies start climbing up the giant hill that’s 360-degree video, most get tripped up...

6 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

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#25
alaScore 95

Ricoh Theta S

The Ricoh Theta S provides decent 360 photos and acceptable 360 video for early adopters, but...

45 expert reviews | 541 user reviews

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