Akaso EK7000 vs GoPro Hero3 Black Edition
This was a comparison of the Akaso Action Camera EK7000 and the Gopro Hero3 Black Edition. The Akaso is a cheap Gopro knock-off costing only $79 dollars as of November 2016. The Gopro Hero3 is a better camera and costs about $150 dollars on eBay as of November 2016.
The quality of the Gopro is better and produces a more realistic image. The underexposed areas yield much better quality and have less contrast which is helpful in post should you want to make color or light adjustments. Freeze the video and check out the shaded areas and you will notice the Gopro maintains better detail.
For the money, the Akaso is quite respectable. You really can’t complain for the cost, and the Akaso comes with a lot of mounts and accessories. The Akaso has a LCD screen on its backing which can be helpful.
Overall, it is a matter of preference, slightly better quality vs. cost.
If you’re an adrenaline junkie and are into surfing, cycling or skiing, then the perfect way to record your adventure from your point of view is through an action camera.
There are tons of videos online posted by action camera users showcasing their experience.
Using action camera’s bring out a more realistic feel to the video.
There are many action camera’s that have flooded the market recently, but one must keep in mind the following pointers before making any decision.
The camera can be controlled by WIFI through a distance of 15m. – Different modes like photo, video , burst photo can be selected with the use of a remote control.
The picture quality is very sharp and equivalent to any old GoPro camera.
The video quality is amazing at full 1080P, most camera’s in the same price range can do 30 fps but the AKASO EK7000 can do 60.
The camera has 4 times the resolution compared to a traditional HD camera, which helps you to capture and share your adventures in great resolutions.
WIFI is inbuilt which helps you share your videos with anyone, you can download the EZ iCam application on your personal device like a phone or tablet and sync it with your action camera.
The camera is waterproof up to 30m and is rugged in design, making it easier for use in any kind of environment.