Xiaomi Yi Action Camera

80

TechSpot Metascore

Based on 18 expert reviews
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    10
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    1

The Xiaomi Yi Action Cam's video quality and shooting options are well above those of other cameras in its class, but you'll need to bring your own accessories.

As reviewed by CNET UK


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Expert reviews and ratings

By TechRadar AU on 90

The Yi action camera stands as a real GoPro alternative. When compared directly to the market leader's features and build quality it might lag behind slightly, but considering the price and quality of its video, the Yi is presently GoPro's most...

By CNET UK on 70

The Xiaomi Yi Action Cam's video quality and shooting options are well above those of other cameras in its class, but you'll need to bring your own accessories.

By thunderbaylive.com on

The Yi Action Camera 2 is, quite frankly, the only Chinese action cam that has impressed me so far.TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit to try it free and save 10% when you sign up for unlimited...

By gizmochina.com on

So there you have it, the power user accessories pack for the Xioami YI camera. For under $40 you are getting two essential upgrades – the display and a generous external battery. They are both easy to install and remove it and so far everything works...

By androidheadlines.com on

For $70 the Xiaomi Yi Action Camera comes with everything you need to start recording your favorite activities whether they be hiking, driving, biking or just vlogging. The high-quality lens and 16mp sensor takes great shots and even better video,...

By gizchina.com on

Last week I received 2 x Xiaomi Yi Action cameras to review so I headed to the mountains and took some sample video and photos. Here are my first impressions of the Xiaomi Yi Action Camera.Over the past few years I have been filming my mountain biking...

By gizmochina.com on

It seems that sports/action camera's department is kind of occupied by the industry leader GoPro, which has been in the business for quite a while. However, the Chinese companies do not stay silent and some of them think that action cameras category is...

International Review By benchmark.pl on 90

Podstawową zaletą kamery Xiaoyi Action jest dobra relacja ceny do możliwości. Czy jest to kamerka idealna? Absolutnie nie, ale też nikt od niej nie oczekuje doskonałości w tej cenie.Kosztuje 449 zł, więc jest znacznie tańsza od konkurencyjnych modeli...

International Review By pcexpert-blog.com on 100

La Xiaomi Yi Camera è stata rilasciata sul mercato ormai quasi un anno fa ma rappresenta ancora una delle action cam con il migliore rapporto qualità/prezzo acquistabile in questo momento.In questi mesi inoltre, Xiaomi non si è dimenticata del suo...

International Review By Les Numériques on 80

La Xiaomi Yi est un petit produit simple et de bonne qualité. Comme sur la plupart des concurrentes, ses principaux défauts sont sa faible autonomie et la restitution du son. Dommage que l'absence totale d'accessoires oblige l'utilisateur à investir en...

International Review By appdisqus.com on 84

Yi Camera เป็นกล้องพกพาที่คุ้มมากครับ ราคาไม่แพง แต่คุณภาพพอใช้งานได้สนุกทีเดียว ไม่ขี้เหร่ คุณภาพไฟล์อาจจะไม่สามารถเทียบภาพและวีดีโอที่ออกมาจากกล้องตัวละสองหมืนได้นะครับ แต่ถ้านับเรื่องควมคุ้มค่าของราคาต่อความสามารถแล้วละก็ คุ้มสุดๆ...

International Review By insomnia.gr on 60

Πλέον, μπορείτε να προμηθευτείτε τη μικρή, ελαφριά και εύκολη στη χρήση Υi Action κάμερα της Xiaomi και από την Ελλάδα με τιμή έναρξης τα 110€. Μπορείτε επίσης να τη βρείτε σε διάφορα Κινέζικα καταστήματα όπως το Gearbest. Η συγκεκριμένη κάμερα...

International Review By galaktyczny.pl on 82

Xiaomi Yi to kawał dobrego sprzętu, choć ze względu na jej gabaryty, bardziej pasuje tutaj określenie „kawałek sprzętu”. Kamera jest niewielka i dobrze wykonana. Jakość nagrywania stoi na wysokim poziomie, a przewagą jest na pewno wsparcie dla filmów...

International Review By businesstoday.intoday.in on 80

The performance of this action camera is worth praising. It has a wide-angle lens that captures great still images and videos. It packs in a Sony Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor and can capture images at 16MP. Videos too can be captured at different...

International Review By businesstoday.intoday.in on 80

The app is now in English and is easy to use. It is now available to download from Google PlayStore as well.The performance of this action camera is worth praising. It has a wide-angle lens that captures great still images and videos. It packs in a Sony...

International Review By curved.de on 88

Als besonderes Zubehör sei an dieser Stelle noch der Selfie-Stick erwähnt, der zum Lieferumfang der sogenannten “Travel Edition” gehört. Ja, Ihr lest richtig: ein Selfiestick. Auch wenn die Wired das Zubehör zurecht mit dem Prädikat “Cool when you're...

International Review By chimerarevo.com on 70

Se state cercando una Action Camera per un uso amatoriale o semi-professionale allora la Xiaomi Yi Action Camera può rispondere egregiamente alle vostre esigenze ed aspettative: la qualità dei video, soprattutto in condizione di luce ideale, è...

International Review By Tweakers on 80

Xiaomi verkoopt hun producten veelal in Azië, maar via de welbekende China ‘shops’ zijn ze eenvoudig te bestellen. De Yi Cam is te bestellen in twee kleuren (army green & white). Naast de kleuren hebben ze twee edities (travel edition & normal). De...

International Review By Tom's Hardware Italy on 80

Continua l'invasione dei marchi asiatici minori, quelli che negli ultimi anni si sono fatti conoscere e preferire rispetto ai più blasonati Samsung, LG o Sony. Tra tutti, Xiaomi è forse quello che ha fatto più parlare di sé, e dopo aver messo radici nel...

International Review By CNET France on 76

Avec sa Yi Action Cam, Xiaomi frappe fort ! Le constructeur chinois livre une caméra sportive dotée d'un large éventail de fonctionnalités et délivrant une belle qualité d'image photo et vidéo. Le tout pour un prix très...