$64, unbelievable no? Xiaomi smart phone producer just launched its $64 Yi Action Camera to rival the GoPro Hero. Unfortunately for now, this camera is not available outside China but we hope to see this product crossing borders.
The Camera is powered by 16 Mega pixel camera, which allow to shoot full HD videos in 1080p / 60 fps, better than the GoPro Hero that can only shoot in 1080p / 30 fps and in 720p / 60fps. Xiaomi Action Camera also use a Sony camera sensor, The Exmor R CMOS and provide 64 GB built-in storage. Yi camera have the ability to operate 40 meters underwater and remote controlled with smart phone, like the GoPro
You can attach Yi to many varieties object such as pet, car, bike and helmet, so you can use it with many activities for traveling, outdoor, hiking etc. The camera is currently sold in 2 colors, White or Green, and for 100 CNY more, you get a selfie stick.
Yi and GoPro Hero have near the same specifications, but in a few points Yi offers more advantage. We can’t wait to get reviews from this promising camera and to test it!