Sony's premium rugged action camera records gorgeous 4K video, but it's twice as expensive as a GoPro and much harder to use.
The SJCam SJ8 Pro is a full-featured action camera with decent performance, 4K recording ability, touch screen and a nice assortment of accessories.
Functional and easy to use, the Rylo 360 is an ideal choice for people looking to step up from a GoPro to capture 360-degree action sports.
The Acer Holo360 combines an Android smart device with a full-featured 360-degree camera for direct uploading to social media platforms.
The GoPro Hero is a full-featured action camera with above-average performance, an easy-to-use mobile app and image stabilization.
Although it can shoot video in 4K, temper your expectations if you pick up this budget action camera.
The Campark Xtreme 1+ is an inexpensive basic action camera that offers decent performance, 4K recording ability and an assortment of included accessories.
The Yi Lite is an impressive, full-featured action camera with above-average performance, a high-quality touch screen and image stabilization.