The Yi Action Camera is able to shoot videos at 1080p and 60 frames per second through a 16MP camera that packs the acclaimed Exmor R BSI CMOS image sensor developed by Sony. From these specs alone, the device is already superior to the GoPro Hero, which is only able to record 1080p video at 30 fps or 720p video at 60 fps using only a 5MP camera.
The memory capacity of the device is also bigger compared to the Hero, as the Yi Action Camera features 64GB storage that is double than the capacity of GoPro's entry-level camera model. The Yi Action Camera is also waterproof with Optional Waterproof case, and is able to go underwater to depths of up to 40 meters, similar to the Hero, for underwater and water-treading videos.
16-megapixels of clarity
Underneath the petite form factor of the Xiaomi Yi Action Cam is a powerful 16-megapixel Sony Exmor R BSI CMOS sensor, with that, it offer stunning clarity. CMOS sensors performs better darker environments, and will guarantee a sharper and richer in detail footage or stills. So if you’re biking towards a sunrise or a sunset, the Yi Action Cam has the power to let you take home an unforgettable memento.
Lighter and smaller
Your trip should not be hindered by a heavy DSLR or a faulty compact camera. The Xiaomi Yi Action camera is one of the lightest camera in its class, permitting stunning photos and videos. The sheer size enables the user to mount it on top of their helmets, tripods, bikes, boards, and anything they can think off. When the footage or stills are taken, simply slip it into your pockets or carry ons.
Ever watched those extreme sports video clips and wondered how they did it? Those stunning detail of sand, rock, leaves, texture blending perfectly. The Xiaomi Yi Action Cam will help you obtain and capture those similar footage. At 1080p, the visuals will appear clearer, sharper and richer in color. Motion blur is reduced and will appear a lot smoother, this is because the visuals are captured at 60 frames per second.
The Xiaomi Yi Action Cam has its own application, and it is available for download on compatible smartphones. The application will grant greater freedom to the user, as they are able to customize the function of the camera directly from their smartphones or tablets. Adjust the frame-rate, resolution and to capture the footage you desire.
H.264 Video encoding with Sport level image processor providing ultra high-fluency.
Resolution: 16MP, 4608X3456 pixels Max
Time Lapse: 0.5S/1S/2S/5S/10S/30S/60S
Timing capture; 3-15S
1080p@60fps, 1080p@48fps, 1080p@30fps, 1080p@24fps,960@60fps, 960@48fps, 720p@120fps, 720p@60fps, 720p@48fps, 480p@240fps,
2-channel stereo, 96KHz Sample, 92dBA SNR ( Signal to Noise Ratio)
Battery capacity and life
Removable 1010mAh lithium-ion battery
Others: Support Quick Charge
WIFI, Bluetooth 4.0
Dimensions: 60.4mm×42mm×21.2mm (2.4x1.7x0.83in)
Net Weight: 72g (2.54 oz)
Warranty: 1 year for manufacturing defects only
Warranty Type: Local supplier warranty