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AKASO V50 Pro Access Fund Special Edition Action Camera Touch Screen 4K60 Waterproof Camera Features EIS and Wi Fi Remote Control Sports Camera with 3 Batteries Wrist Strap and Accessory Kit

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.5
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/10
Total Reviews
697
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Review Summary - 663 recent, verified reviews

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Camera
 324
action, gopro, price, videos, v50
+95%
-5%
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" ...  This camera is definitely one that compares greatly to the much higher priced GoPro. ... The picture quality of the camera is astounding and it comes with many different accessories. ... I would strongly recommend this camera to anyone either debating over this and another camera, or if you're just looking to buy a good quality camera.  ...  "
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" ...  Amazed at how good this camera is so far.  ...  "
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" ...  I did a little bit of research on cameras before biting the bullet and I’m happy this is the one I chose.  ...  "
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" ...  I can’t believe the quality of this camera for hundreds less then a GoPro. ... I would recommend this camera to anyone in the market for action camera.  ...  "
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" ...  Buying this camera supports a worthy cause.  ...  "
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" ...  This is my first action camera so I can’t compare it to others but overall I’m happy with the purchase.  ...  "
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" ...  This product is well designed offering a good camera and build quality. ... This camera offers a very budget friendly option.  ...  "
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" ...  Image stabilization is surprisingly well.  ...  "
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Price
 166
money, camera, action, beat, gopro
+97%
-3%
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" ...  Can’t beat it for the price  ...  "
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" ...  It has really great features based on the price you pay.  ...  "
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" ...  Nothing beats the price point and the number of accessories that come with it.  ...  "
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" ...  Good buy for the money.  ...  "
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" ...  I did a lot of research online and this was by far the best camera for the money!  ...  "
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" ...  Overall very happy with our purchase and certainly cannot beat the price compared to "brand name" comparison.  ...  "
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" ...   Excellent quality for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  I have to say this well exceeds my expectations.  ...  "
Picture Quality
 109
quality, video, pictures, image, quality is great
+95%
-5%
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" ...  The video and picture quality is great for a camera at this price.  ...  "
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" ...  I'll update pictures after coming back.  ...  "
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" ...  Good photo quality, good video quality, the recorded sound is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Picture quality is decent, I have it on S-fine and full 20mp resolution.  ...  "
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" ...  Image quality is pretty good.  ...  "
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" ...  Awesome picture quality and wide angle.  ...  "
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" ...  other than that, the menu is easy to understand once you look it over a few times, and the picture quality is great.  ...  "
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" ...  When you consider the picture quality, camera features, included accessories and the price its impossible to wrong with this gem.  ...  "
Water Resistance
 108
underwater, water, snorkeling, waterproof, diving
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Waterproof case good to 98 feet .  ...  "
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" ...  I used it in the water proof case and it works very well.  ...  "
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" ...  The waterproof works super well too!  ...  "
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" ...  The image stabilization is great and I love that I can take it underwater.  ...  "
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" ...  Most importantly, the camera seems durable enough to keep up with him and his friends, comes with a waterproof case which should be cool for an upcoming beach trip, and is not so expensive that I'd feel a huge loss if he lost or broke it.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera has water proof casing, bike mount and two batteries w/charger.  ...  "
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" ...  It works well in good daylight and I'm looking forward to using it under water.  ...  "
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" ...  Do some research if you want to get the most out of the camera and your underwater adventure before you dive.  ...  "
Battery Life
 91
battery life, batteries, charger, comes, 2 batteries
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Comes with 2 battery and I can charge without take out battery.  ...  "
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" ...  -WOULD LIKE TO SEE A WATERPROOF CASE THAT ALLOWS YOU TO CHARGE BATTERY WHILE RECORDING  ...  "
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" ...  but two batteries and a dual charger was fantastic.  ...  "
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" ...  - Battery life is decent  ...  "
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" ...  Otherwise the battery(s) you get 2, hold charge well and recharge quickly, the video and sound quality is good and meets all of my requirements.  ...  "
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" ...  Super High fotos and videos quality , long live battery , I used the my AKASO for 2 days on my vacation on the last weekend and the battery still alive .  ...  "
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" ...  There are two batteries 1100mAh which are impressive.  ...  "
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" ...  battery life is good.  ...  "
Resolution
 74
30fps, 1080, 1080p, video, native 4k
+93%
-7%
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" ...  Video quality: 1080p 60fps ( 6.8/10 ) ... 4K ( 8/10 )  ...  "
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" ...  With screen saver set to 1 minute and wifi and rf off, i can get at over an hour of 1080P 60fps video on each battery.  ...  "
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" ...  It has 4k at 30fps, a touch screen, wifi with smartphone control, two batteries that have each been lasting a couple hours, and lots of accessories.  ...  "
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" ...  I especially like the fact that this is a true native 4K and not a processed 4K.  ...  "
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" ...  The video quality in 4K didn’t look like any 4K I have ever shot with more expensive cameras.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture is pretty clear and crisp in 4k. ... The recording options are 720, 1080, 2.7 and 4k. ... I'll probably use the 1080 setting mostly which is blu-ray quality and switch to 4k when I'm recording something where I need to capture fine detail.  ...  "
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" ...  It's really 4k 30fps.  ...  "
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" ...  I did not know I could get a 4k action camera for such a good price. ... the 1080p 60fps is great for making snowboarding movies and the colours and contrast the camera captures are very high quality.  ...  "
For Travel
 73
vacation, snorkeling, upcoming, trips, akaso
+89%
-11%
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" ...  Bought this camera for our Caribbean vacation for snorkeling.  ...  "
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" ...  I have taken this camera every where diving on my motorcycle travel and every where else picture quality is amazing akaso makes an amazing camera the v50 has great image stabilization and the native 4k is spectacular have had zero issues in or out of the water battery life is over 30 min if you compare a gopro 7 with the akaso v50 the only differences you will see is a slight difference in brightness contrast but that is to be expected with any cmos image sensor its like comparing cannon to Fuji  ...  "
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" ...  We used it on family vacation to film underwater.  ...  "
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" ...  I’m excited to use this camera for flight training .  ...  "
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" ...  Last year i've rented a goPro 7 Black for a week long motorcycle trip. ... So now with 2 more adventure trips coming i decided to try Akaso camera.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased another Akaso Camera for a trip for another trip and it worked great.  ...  "
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" ...  This summer, I'm taking a vacation and camping.  ...  "
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" ...  Looking at taking to a trip to scuba so I’ll see how well it works then.  ...  "
Video Playback
 58
videos, quality, youtube, watching, quality is great
+90%
-10%
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" ...  The video quality is so good that you need a high quality video card on the computer to watch your videos.  ...  "
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" ...  She loves it and we captured some great videos.  ...  "
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" ...  I also like the video quality out of it as it's what I've used most so far.  ...  "
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" ...  Excelentes fotos y buenos videos.  ...  "
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" ...  I can't get over how beautiful my pics and videos turned out!  ...  "
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" ...  It has several more options than what I expected even after watching like 20 video reviews on youtube.  ...  "
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" ...  I look forward to taking this out when I take my drone out to create short videos.  ...  "
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" ...   The video quality is great.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 49
easy, accessories, intuitive, navigate, menus
+98%
-2%
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" ...  Menu setup easy to understand.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm a newbie to action cameras and this one has been very easy to learn.  ...  "
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" ...  This is easy to use and the tech is not over bearing.  ...  "
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" ...  Super easy to navigate. ... So easy even my fiancé who isn’t the best with tech could navigate.  ...  "
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" ...  Ease of operation is very simple.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup was easy to do with no problems.  ...  "
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" ...  Small and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm glad I bought it because it is so intuitive and easy to use.  ...  "
Fit
 40
helmet, accessories, mounts, motorcycle, case
+70%
-30%
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" ...  Handlebar mount is secure and inconspicuous  ...  "
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" ...  A storage case for all the goodies would be nice (even has a bike mount)  ...  "
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" ...  I ride motorcycle i will stick this camera mount (bunch of accessories inside box) on my helmet.  ...  "
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" ...  Using like dash cam too and very good.  ...  "
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" ...  I already had some accessories like head harness, chest harness, selfie stick, etc., and this camera will attach those just like my old camera (which was a different brand).  ...  "
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" ...  It came with a lot of mounts and accessories which was nice, namely the tripod mount.  ...  "
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" ...  The V50 Pro fits the bill well.  ...  "
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" ...  It fit and worked seamlessly.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 38
sound, wind noise, recorded, picture, waterproof case
+84%
-16%
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" ...  I use it to record myself when practicing routines, and the video quality and sound are pretty good!  ...  "
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" ...  Sounds good even with the case on.  ...  "
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" ...  I like the fact that when you payback the video, there is a speaker that lets you hear the audio you recorded.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio quality is fairly good, at least for the intended use where the camera is fairly near the operator, ex.  ...  "
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" ...  I was pleasantly surprised to hear sound from my videos in the waterproof case.  ...  "
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" ...  Audio quality isn’t amazing but good for what I’m using it for.  ...  "
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" ...  The picture and sound quality are very up to par with the higher end action cameras .  ...  "
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" ...  I had purchases an AKASO Brave6 which took good videos but produced a lot of wind noise. ... I tried adding music to my videos but I wanted the sound of the motorcycle going through the gears. ... I played with trying different volume settings to reduce the wind noise, but this just reduced both mic volumes.  ...  "
Charging
 38
battery, charging, batteries, two batteries, 2 batteries
+84%
-16%
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" ...  Comes with 2 battery and I can charge without take out battery.  ...  "
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" ...  It comes with a load of accessories, an extra battery and charger.  ...  "
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" ...  The charge of the batteries (comes with 2) only takes about two hours and lasts a fairly decent amount of time.  ...  "
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" ...  a TWO battery charger .  ...  "
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" ...  Plus it is new, comes with a charger, and 2 batteries .  ...  "
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" ...  Getting two batteries and a dual charger was a big plus.  ...  "
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" ...  This comes with TWO batteries and a charger.  ...  "
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" ...  The accessories delivered with the cam were right on with several different mounts AND a waterproof case AND 2 batteries with charger.  ...  "
Build Quality
 34
broke, latch, waterproof case, accessories, material
+65%
-35%
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" ...  This product is well designed offering a good camera and build quality.  ...  "
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" ...  Feel, finish, quality control - exceptional ... Interesting packaging - very sturdy, arrived in perfect condition - bit of a puzzle extracting the camera  ...  "
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" ...  The quality of the materials used for the camera and accessories are very good and they seem very durable as all were chucked about a lot on a recent holiday but all are still good as new.  ...  "
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" ...  It was rock solid.  ...  "
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" ...  The two obvious items missing: a ball cap clip and a headband with attachment.  ...  "
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" ...  Upon first inspection it appears to be a solid little camera, I appreciate all of the accessories that came with it but have also purchased an additional accessory kit and case.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of accessories included, two batteries which seem to get a nice life, and everything appears to have solid build quality.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased a nice headband for 6 dollars that works well.  ...  "
Software Platform
 33
software, wifi, interface, ismart pro, dv
+67%
-33%
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" ...  I love the app that you can download.  ...  "
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" ...  I'm using this mainly as a web cam for streaming and it works well.  ...  "
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" ...  The menus can take a bit of time to learn to navigate, but become intuitive once you get used to them.  ...  "
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" ...  The app worked decent too with only a few bugs.  ...  "
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" ...  It looks grainy through the app, but on the computer it is nice and clear.  ...  "
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" ...  I ended up getting a 128GB Samsung evo select.  ...  "
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" ...  However the camera makes it up because of an incredible app!  ...  "
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" ...  The RF watch is a cool feature, I've yet to use that as I've just been going straight to the app.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 31
months, stopped, issues, couple, times
+58%
-42%
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" ...  I look forward to a lot of use in the coming days!  ...  "
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" ...  NO problems at all.  ...  "
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" ...  Decided to give it a try and so far, after two months of the daily use, it is working as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  I took it up on a ski resort and it fell in the snow, but still no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  Used for 3 weeks and very happy.  ...  "
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" ...  Other than that, so far it has worked flawlessly.  ...  "
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" ...  New one is working as expected now. ... After a couple of months use camera is now intermittent.  ...  "
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" ...  Device is working great!  ...  "
Touch Sensitivity
 31
screen, touch screen, touchscreen, responsive, plus
+87%
-13%
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" ...  The touch screen is very intuitive and easy to figure out.  ...  "
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" ...  Touch screen, easy to use, and videos and pictures come out great!  ...  "
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" ...  Touch screen works well, microphone isn't too shabby either.  ...  "
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" ...  There are a lot of accessories and Touch screen is very responsive and bright.  ...  "
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" ...  one of the best thing for this item is the touch screen.  ...  "
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" ...  The touch screen is awesome and the sound is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Touch screen is responsive.  ...  "
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" ...  Touch screen: intuitive and easy to use.  ...  "
Remote
 30
control, camera, rf, watch, wrist
+53%
-47%
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" ...  The touchscreen is very responsive and menu is easy to navigate, but what I love most is wireless remote.  ...  "
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" ...  The camera itself along with the Bluetooth remote control works great!  ...  "
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" ...  When you want to use either the remote watch or the wifi functionality it looks like you need to go into the settings of the camera, turn on that function('RF' or 'WiFi') again, & kind of pair the watch/cell phone again after the camera has gone through a power off/on cycle.  ...  "
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" ...  This camera came with 2 batteries, a bunch of accessories, and a remote control watch.  ...  "
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" ...  This came with a lot of extras like mounts and a remote wristband .  ...  "
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" ...  I like the idea of using the watch for remote control.  ...  "
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" ...  But it's 1/3 of price and includes a remote which GoPro charges $80.  ...  "
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" ...  But, honestly, you can use your phone as a remote through the app so it really doesn't change much.  ...  "
Color
 26
image, quality, photo, images, video
+85%
-15%
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" ...  I Love the videos and Photos I took, it really adds alot of color and the frame rate is amazing, best camera quality yet, Its amazing and so Intrested  ...  "
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" ...  Footage and images captured are sharp and radiant.  ...  "
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" ...  Reproduction of the color in the photo and video is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Image quality is pretty good.  ...  "
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" ...  Being able to tweak options for angle, white balance, etc.  ...  "
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" ...  you don't want to see those images .  ...  "
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" ...  Image stabilization and saturation is on point.  ...  "
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" ...  The pictures are clear.  ...  "
Storage
 24
sd, 64gb, micro sd card, memory, 128gb
+83%
-17%
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" ...  I am using a 128gb SD and it works great.  ...  "
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" ...  Never have to worry about using extra space on my sd card, just turn the camera on or off remotely when I'm ready to record and stop. ... I recommend getting the highest writing speed SD Card for faster downloads.  ...  "
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" ...  I need to update my SD card and learn what all these pieces they sent with it are for but it’s great.  ...  "
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" ...  They include everything you need to get started aside from the SD card which is no biggie.  ...  "
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" ...  Also it comes with a little incentive to do a review such as some more accessories, charger and batteries or a 32GB micro SD card, oh and for the price I’m not complaining.  ...  "
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" ...  I also purchased the SanDisk 128gb extreme micro SD memory card for this and it works great.  ...  "
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" ...  It's a Gskill 32GB class 10 card.  ...  "
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" ...  BTW: It was able to address/use my 128GB memory card.  ...  "
Lens
 24
image stabilization, photography, shots, gopro, fish eye
+92%
-8%
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" ...  Another great option it offers is stabilization and wide angle.  ...  "
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" ...  I was really surprised at the video quality and how well the image stabilization worked.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a budding 11-yr old YouTuber that has been using our nice Canon DSLR to vlog.  ...  "
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" ...  By putting it in the waterproof case I don't have to worry about scratching the lens or viewing screen.  ...  "
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" ...  I wouldn't say to not get this, but if your main focus is on a VERY sharp picture, you might want to look at something like the Logitech C920 if you're getting this to be used as a web cam.  ...  "
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" ...  Wide angle view make this camera ideal for motorcycles  ...  "
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" ...  It is interchangeable with GoPro attachments, which helped me get close-up shots of the turtles using the selfie stick.  ...  "
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" ...  The electronic image stabilization worked extremely well!  ...  "
Marketplace
 23
replacement, picture, image, choice, received
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Surprised with the quality of the camera and the quality of the image.  ...  "
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" ...  Also had a coupon at the time i purchased, so made the deal even sweeter!  ...  "
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" ...  I'm happy now, thanks!  ...  "
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" ...  - Great picture and color at 4k30 and 1080p60  ...  "
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" ...  I will ordering another soon.  ...  "
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" ...  Excellent product Akaso!  ...  "
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" ...  While there is a slight lower amount of quality in the image, it's very negligible.  ...  "
Display Clarity
 23
touch, touch screen, responsive, camera, display
+43%
-57%
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" ...  Tried multiple batteries but all I get is a red light stuck on the loading screen.  ...  "
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" ...  It was okay when it worked but the rear display was burnt after 1 use and 1 charge.  ...  "
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" ...  Turned back on and it locks up on the logo screen.  ...  "
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" ...  But the LCD Touch Screen does not work on the replacement .  ...  "
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" ...  The camera screen is awful.  ...  "
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" ...  The screen display's "Connected" and the buttons are not responsive - it wont do anything but just hang there on "connected"  ...  "
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" ...  Even on the camera screen itself it’s really bad.  ...  "
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" ...  After quick research and troubleshooting, not moving past initial power up screen is an issue for the product.  ...  "
Video Recording
 23
recording, quality, 4k, videos, stabilization
+91%
-9%
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" ...  This shoots video just as good as a GoPro but at 4k/30fps.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought this camera for my daughter to use as an action camera and to record other videos.  ...  "
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" ...  Tested the image stabilization feature: No issues viewing video while in motion.  ...  "
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" ...  This small camera is very easy to operate and take great photos, and record very good video footage.picture quality is decent. ... For such a small camera, videos are amazing, with the options to record to 4k.  ...  "
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" ...  The recording options are 720, 1080, 2.7 and 4k.  ...  "
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" ...  If you are looking for a great all around action camera that records in native 4K, then this is it.  ...  "
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" ...  Video quality is good.  ...  "
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" ...  Video clips look great with the image stabilization on.  ...  "
Apps
 22
dv, wifi, terrible, software, seems to work
+64%
-36%
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" ...  But, honestly, you can use your phone as a remote through the app so it really doesn't change much.  ...  "
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" ...  I love the app that you can download.  ...  "
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" ...  The RF watch is a cool feature, I've yet to use that as I've just been going straight to the app.  ...  "
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" ...  Hooking it up to the app seemed to be easy.  ...  "
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" ...  However the camera makes it up because of an incredible app!  ...  "
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" ...  So far I am very impressed with the quality and features however I do not recommend the smart phone app.  ...  "
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" ...  The app worked decent too with only a few bugs.  ...  "
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" ...  App and interface could be improved, but overall great quality for the price.  ...  "
Zoom
 22
image, zoom, camera, feature, higher
+91%
-9%
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" ...  Found the image stabilization to be incredible for a camera in this price range.  ...  "
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" ...  The electronic image stabilization also works well.  ...  "
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" ...  Image stabilization is very good (4 star) and just short of the most expensive cameras on the market.  ...  "
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" ...  Image stabilization is key as well.  ...  "
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" ...  -Stabilization was great as I'm using on a kayak and constantly moving-  ...  "
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" ...  Image stabilization works pretty good, although I wish I could turn on distortion reduction and image stabilization at the same time but you cannot.  ...  "
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" ...  Electronic Image Stabilization is the feature why i picked this version So far i am quite impressed.  ...  "
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" ...  The image stabilization work perfect for when I go out riding.  ...  "
Features
 20
price, mode, light, feature, seem
+95%
-5%
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" ...  A great combination of quality high end features at an affordable price.  ...  "
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" ...  Lots of options.  ...  "
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" ...  It has really great features based on the price you pay.  ...  "
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" ...  All the features are enough for the average user at a fraction of the cost of a gopro6/7.  ...  "
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" ...  Burst mode supported ... I only used a couple of days now and found out most of the features above are as described but I also found some cons below.  ...  "
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" ...  No upside down mode.  ...  "
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" ...  I haven't had a lot of use, but have tested the various features.  ...  "
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" ...  Enough about features .  ...  "
Night Photography
 18
low, lighting, image, night, low light
+72%
-28%
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" ...  -good light metering  ...  "
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" ...  The photos are good taking outdoors with good lighting with the default setting of 14 MP.  ...  "
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" ...  I found the photos blur with medium light and movement easily.  ...  "
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" ...  On my motorcycle the image at 1080p is clear and captures a great amount of detail as long as the lighting is good, night time on the freeway the lack of light makes it hard to capture details.  ...  "
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" ...  I only did a few tests, indoors and outdoors at night.  ...  "
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" ...  I've seen other reviews regarding the low light settings, but I haven't had any issues in my "lower" lighting shoots.  ...  "
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" ...  the accessories are very good the video quality in 4k is ok with good light but a bit noise with low light, the setting "RIDING mode" and the wind noise reduction is great when you ride motorcycle !!!!  ...  "
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" ...  It is not real good in dim light conditions but still does a fair job.  ...  "
Size
 18
size, pocket, compact, carry, camera
+100%
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" ...  Not too much into sports, but wanted a little camera that was handy to carry in my pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  I love that the camera is small and portable.  ...  "
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" ...  Its small and easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  It is surprisingly—pleasantly— small.  ...  "
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" ...  Small size easily fits in a pocket.  ...  "
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" ...  Brings good stand alone items and great compact size and light weight.  ...  "
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" ...  It is easy to carry around in my pocket since it is so small.  ...  "
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" ...  It is compact and comes with a ton of accessories.  ...  "
Controls
 16
button, menus, menu, navigate, 2 buttons
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Once you get used to using the buttons and menus its becomes easier to set up and make changes.  ...  "
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" ...  The menu was awesome!!  ...  "
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" ...  Love the camera, once you set it up you simply got 2 buttons to push.  ...  "
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" ...  The menu is easy to navigate and there are a lot of options you can adjust.  ...  "
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" ...  Camera touch screen and hard buttons are very responsive and easy to navigate.  ...  "
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" ...  I like that I can access the menu using buttons while the camera is in the case, but to be honest, if I need to really dig through menus to get to settings, I take the camera out of the case and use the touchscreen to navigate the menu and make selections much more quickly.  ...  "
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" ...  I really like the touchscreen instead of being force to use the 2 buttons on top of the camera.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This camera is easy to use once you figure out the mode buttons (I would think the red button would take a pic /vid but the blue button actually does that).  ...  "
Returns
 16
returned, return, replacement, returning, back
+31%
-69%
comment
" ...  It's getting returned.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I returned from my trip yesterday and went to return this today only to find out yesterday was the final day to return it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Gave to my dad on 6/13, three days after the amazon return window closed. ... Now, because I’m past the return window, I’m stuck with this piece of crap.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am kindly asking for a refund as the replacement isn't working  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm planning to send it back.  ...  "
comment
" ...  After 5 business days, they sent a replacement.  ...  "
comment
" ...  You get what you pay for and I'm returning this very angry.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm planning on returning it.  ...  "
Wifi
 16
camera, connect, app, wi fi, connection
+31%
-69%
comment
" ...  Not crazy about the WiFi .  ...  "
comment
" ...  WiFi functionality is somewhat useless.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The camera powers on and functions except for the WiFi connection. ... WiFi connection says waiting for connection and provides a default password of 1234567890 to input after you connect your phone to the camera’s created network. ... I reset the camera to factory settings and reset the WiFi on the camera as well and still no luck.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Tried it on 3 different devices and would not connect to the Wi-Fi.  ...  "
comment
" ...  After conecting wifi on the camera, I can’t turn off wifi. ... I need to take battery out of camera to turn off wifi.  ...  "
comment
" ...  After the first use when I tried to use the camera WiFi to link to my mobile device it froze in the welcome screen, heated up, and could only be powered down by removing the batteries.  ...  "
comment
" ...  some people have had problems with the Wi-Fi connection to the app, and it’s working fine for me.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 16
app, wifi, iphone, get, connecting
+56%
-44%
comment
" ...  I was able to easily sync it with an app on my phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am also a computer tech and yes, I turned off phone data.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Similar to what you can get with a phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was excited about this camera but I can't upload anything to my laptops or desktop.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It looks nice on my laptop.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I can still transfer images with the app or connecting the camera to my laptop so it’s currently not affecting function.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Device is working great!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Whereas the Yi Lite can have it always on in the background, and you can connect your phone without having to take it out of the housing.  ...  "
Comfort
 14
head, hands, accessories, buttons, strap
+64%
-36%
comment
" ...  The two obvious items missing: a ball cap clip and a headband with attachment.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It feels great in my hands.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Best action camera for the money hands down!!!  ...  "
comment
" ...  hands down, for the price, you can’t beat this product!!  ...  "
comment
" ...   I like how cute it is to be held in your hand.  ...  "
comment
" ...  This is as good if not better then gopro 7 came with good amount of acceserys and wrist remot is great easy to use even for beginners unit came preset the only thing i changed was video it came preset on 4k i turnded it down to get better battery life varry good picture and video at 1080p i would recomend buying this over a gopro any day bigest thing is it is realy as good as the gopro 7 and 1/3 the price plus it comes with all the acceserys and a extra battery good job AKASO im vary pleased w  ...  "
comment
" ...  I purchased a nice headband for 6 dollars that works well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  it feels good in your hand, feels like it is made well.  ...  "
Product As Described
 13
image, pictures, images, expecting, came
+92%
-8%
comment
" ...  Took a few pictures.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Everything came as described.  ...  "
comment
" ...  you don't want to see those images .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Surprised with the quality of the camera and the quality of the image.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It arrived as advertised.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
comment
" ...  - Great picture and color at 4k30 and 1080p60  ...  "
comment
" ...  While there is a slight lower amount of quality in the image, it's very negligible.  ...  "
For Kids
 12
bought, old son, year, outdoor, loves
+100%
comment
" ...  Good video and my 15 year old loves it!  ...  "
comment
" ...  She loves to record every moment of our 2 years old son.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like to enjoy outdoor activities with my son.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I bought this for my step son for Christmas.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have since bought another one for my daughter.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought for my daughter.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought this for my 14 year old son.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Well, I'm not a pro and so far, we only used it with my 12-year-old son to film our outdoor activities, but overall it delivers results beyond our expectations.  ...  "
Setup
 10
setup, settings, set, menu, camera
+70%
-30%
comment
" ...  Showed up on time, easy set up.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I'm a novice when it comes to electronics so I had to enlist the help of YouTube videos to help me unbox and setup.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Set up is fairly easy  ...  "
comment
" ...  Setup was easy to do with no problems.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Menu setup easy to understand.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The instructions to get going and the settings on the camera are all very user friendly and it is easy to started quickly.  ...  "
Overall performance
 9
performance, speed, fast, v50, recording
+100%
comment
" ...   For the price I am thoroughly impressed and was expecting lower performance.  ...  "
comment
" ...     V50 Pro’s EIS performance is very satisfactory.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am using a 128GB card without problems.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The only thing I can't get to work properly is the fast motion recording at 10 or 15X speed.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It was rock solid.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But for the price it gets the job done.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I keep telling myself that this isn't a $300 Go Pro, however for the price to performance it performs well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I also used still pictures (good, but not exceptional) and the "fast speed video" to shoot some extra scenes and the results were very good.  ...  "
Delivery
 9
days, box, arrived, within, today
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  It arrived within five days.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I just received the product yesterday and i tested it all day long today.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It arrived as advertised.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The shipping was very fast, no trouble.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I received the item today and I’m already in love with it!  ...  "
comment
" ...  3) Purchase priority order  ...  "
comment
" ...  Much to my surprise it was delivered exactly in 7 days!  ...  "
Ports
 9
port, mini, camera, via, micro
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  First, it uses a mini usb cord. ... When did mini usb come out? ... Who has mini usb cords rolling around?  ...  "
comment
" ...  I also found that it's easy to download the video and picture files from the camera to my laptop via the USB cable provided.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It has approximately a 5 foot cable and plugs into the USB port on the camera.  ...  "
comment
" ...         If you connect a USB external battery, you can be more long time.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was able to transfer the photos to my laptop by either using a chip reader or data cable.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Great pictures and HDMI connectivity to my TV.  ...  "
Design
 9
look, good
+89%
-11%
comment
" ...  it looks great!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Look no further!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Feel, finish, quality control - exceptional  ...  "
comment
" ...  It's a shame because it's a good looking product and looks great.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I was impressed by the Akaso V50 and look forward to using it.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Low cost and effective camera with a beautiful grippy design.  ...  "
comment
" ...  So the new HERO7 Silver shows up and .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Looks pretty good and works for me.  ...  "
User Manual
 6
download, start, quick, owners, online
+17%
-83%
comment
" ...  There is nothing about troubleshooting this in the manual and nothing about this online.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Instruction manual download was very informative.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Can’t remember if it was any where in the user manual.  ...  "
For Fun
 6
camera, use, take, quality, price
+100%
comment
" ...  So that is too bad, but it is definitely fun to have a durable camera to play with in bad weather and it fits in your pocket so, you can take it anywhere.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Lots of fun!  ...  "
comment
" ...  Bought this in preparation for spring and summer activities so I haven't used it much for outdoor fun.  ...  "
comment
" ...  very fun and good quality camera for the price.  ...  "
Storage
 6
takes, lots of accessories, lot, fridge, comes
+83%
-17%
comment
" ...  It has the same mount as a GoPro, so all of the accessories you can buy off the shelf are compatible.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It comes packaged neatly and with a lot of great accessories.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It came with lots of accessories.  ...  "
comment
" ...  It is a high quality item and comes with many accessories right out of the box  ...  "
Capacity
 5
would, recommend, friends
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  in fact they are so good I bought 3 for the whole family .  ...  "
comment
" ...  Would recommend to my friends and family.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Tested it around the house for now and seems to work well.  ...  "
Memory
 5
gb, card, sd, microsd, case
+60%
-40%
comment
" ...  The manual says only a 32 GB card however my 64 GB card works fine.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I am using a 128gb SD and it works great.  ...  "
Microphone
 5
audio, video, recording, quality, sound
+80%
-20%
comment
" ...  Good photo quality, good video quality, the recorded sound is good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I like the fact that when you payback the video, there is a speaker that lets you hear the audio you recorded.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I use it to record myself when practicing routines, and the video quality and sound are pretty good!  ...  "
comment
" ...  The video is of very good quality and the audio recording is sensitive.  ...  "
For Running
 4
run, bike
+100%
comment
" ...  After using it on several test runs, I can report that the unit works very well.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I bought it to run on my bike for commuting, so far no other issues.  ...  "
comment
" ...  The riding mode is excellent for mountain biking, especially on the bumpy trails.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Gave it a test run this weekend and very pleased with the results.  ...  "
Firmware
 4
update, camera, august, akaso, v50
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  While GoPro is a good camera it's not perfect especially with the software and firmware.  ...  "
comment
" ...  My only disappointment is that it won’t film upside down… Maybe I can hope for an update to the firmware as this will allow me to mount my camera underneath my rifle…  ...  "
comment
" ...  In August, he released a follow up video and final review after the August firmware update had been released. ... That is a great firmware.  ...  "
Lagging
 4
motion, slow, video, start, speed
+50%
-50%
comment
" ...  It’s not horrible but it freezes up often.  ...  "
Device Stand
 4
mounts, lot, helmet, accessories, handlebar
+75%
-25%
comment
" ...  Handlebar mount is secure and inconspicuous  ...  "
comment
" ...  Comes with a lot of mounting accessories  ...  "
comment
" ...  It came with a lot of mounts and accessories which was nice, namely the tripod mount.  ...  "
Band
 4
strap, head
+25%
-75%
comment
" ...  The wireless wrist feature is flimsy  ...  "
comment
" ...  The clasp is only 0.097" thick (I measured it).  ...  "
comment
" ...  This was difficult when wearing the head strap.  ...  "
Screen Protection
 4
case, small, lcd, also, two
-100%
comment
" ...  so if you buy this, make sure you get screen protectors, even if it is in the case.  ...  "
comment
" ...  But the LCD Touch Screen does not work on the replacement .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I do not know what happened, but I tried to make it work but whenever I turn it on, the screen is frozen on the home screen.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Now it gets stuck on the Akaso screen every time I turn it.  ...  "
Network
 4
feet
-100%
comment
" ...  Not crazy about the WiFi .  ...  "
comment
" ...  And the connection did crash one time for me.  ...  "
Wash Programs
 3
several, settings, modes
+100%
comment
" ...  Burst mode supported  ...  "
comment
" ...  No upside down mode.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Several settings and several attachments come with it!  ...  "
Viewing Angles
 3
quality, image, angle
+100%
comment
" ...  the wide angle option it provides along with the choice of image quality is really good.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I have taken clips in all viewing angles and resolutions and they all look great in normal lighting.  ...  "
comment
" ...  the wide angle is great to catch all the action.  ...  "
Clarity
 3
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  First of all, and most importantly, it's super clear!!  ...  "
Camera Features
 3
image, electronic image stabilization, electronic
+67%
-33%
comment
" ...  Electronic Image Stabilization .  ...  "
comment
" ...  I own a SJ and other Akaso, I’m very satisfied with the number of features this camera offers, electronic Image Stabilization, variable view angle, touch screen, remote control, and a very descent image quality.  ...  "
Call quality
 3
tried, hear, back, get, customer service
-100%
comment
" ...  Only draw back is it does not support voice command.  ...  "
comment
" ...  Tried contacting the company to get a replacement but never heard back and they don't answer their phone.  ...  "
comment
" ...  I tried to call customer service and they do NOT answer their calls.  ...  "

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Specifications

Connectivity
WiFi:  Yes 
HDMI:  Yes