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Aside from conventional camera, drone, and smartphone, some of us use an action camera when travelling. It's a perfect travel gear for ...

SJCAM SJ4000 WIFI | A Great Action Cam For Travel Adventures

Aside from conventional camera, drone, and smartphone, some of us use an action camera when travelling. It's a perfect travel gear for those who want to capture amazing actions and views with their extreme adventures. Action cameras are therefore typically compact and rugged, and waterproof at surface. It's tiny, lightweight video camera that can produce high-quality, wide-angle video which commonly used in extreme sports and outdoor adventures.

On my recent travel escapade, I used the SJCAM’s Sports HD DV 1080P camera, the SJ4000 WIFI. At first glance, this action cam resembles the look similar to a GoPro camera. The unit is a rectangle black box shape with a waterproof clear case. You can find the power button on the left side of the lens. The shutter button is located on the top while the scroll button and WIFI button are located at the left side of the action camera. There's also a 1.5" LCD screen on the back of the camera that allows you to compose your shots as well as review what you’ve already recorded.

Let's talk its camera. The SJ4000 WIFI can capture JPG images at 12MP still photos in a ultra-wide 170° lens. Photos were natural and beautiful. The video quality was 1080 HD, and with a 170 degree wide lense,  providing sharp and clear videos. Photos and videos microSD and microSDHC memory cards up to 32GB in capacity. You can use an external memory up to 128GB in capacity. It records H.264 video in a .mov type file and offers 720p VGA (848 x 480) and QVGA (640 x 480) settings in addition to 1080p Full HD. .

The SJ4000 WIFI can also take photos and videos under water. You can use it up to 30 meters depth in both fresh water and salt water. Since it has waterproof case, rest assured your action camera will be protected from liquid damage.

Other features of this action cam include video lapse, anti shaking, car mode, motion detection function, etc.

With the Wi-Fi feature, you can view a live image, take and video recording, and capture photos using an Android or iOS mobile device. To use this feature, you will need to install the SJCAM app from the Android Play store or Apple App Store. This app will help you to  manage your photos and videos and to easily share them on your social networking accounts like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The camera features 900mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery that takes approximately 3 hours to 4 hours fully charge. The battery is removable so you can keep extras on hand and replace them when you need them.

Inside the box, you can find SJ4000 unit, 1900 mAH Li-on battery, waterproof case, USB wall charging adapter, Micro USB to USB cable,  adhesive tapes, zip ties, safety wire, velcro straps, an extra door for the case, manual and other accessories.

The SJ4000 WIFI is available online at affordable price of $99 ( around PHP 4700). Available colors include black, blue, golden, pink, red, silver, white, and yellow. Visit www.sjcamhd.com for more details.

Overall, the SJ4000 WIFI is a worth-buying action camera. For the price of this action camera, it's a great deal. It is waterproof (to 30 feet) which makes a great pick for water adventures such as surfing, snorkeling and rafting or even free diving. The SJ4000 WIFI has also amazing features same like other expensive action camera.

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  1. Is this a good action camera? I'm planning to buy one and I want affordable action cam with good specs.

    1. Yes, if you are looking for an affordable action camera, Sj4000 will do the trick. The SJCAM M20 will also be a good selection.

  2. I love my SJcam. ok yung mga photos