Xiaomi announces YI 4K Action Camera, a budget alternative to GoPro’s Hero4 editions
Xiaomi has officially launched its updated version of the YI Sport Camera which is now powered by an Ambarella A9 chipset that can also be found in the GoPro’s Hero4 edition, has a 2.19-inch touch display and can now records in 4K – the Yi 4K Action Camera.
Xiaomi Yi 4K Action Camera features:
2.19” Touch Screen Display, 640×360 resolution
Ambarella A9SE Processor
Sony IMX377 12MP Sensor
155° (Mobile Phone 89°) Wide Angle Lens
3D Noise Reduction
Dual-band 2.4GHz and 5.0GHz Wi-Fi
BLE Ultra-low power consumption
Bluetooth and Remote App control
1,400 mAh battery
Video support up to 4K @ 30 fps, 2.5K @ 30fps, 1440p @ 60fps, 720p @ 240 fps
The specs of the YI 4K Action Camera is actually pretty similar to what you’ve got on GoPro HERO4 Black camera, plus some improvements. Check out the comparison table below.
Data from Geekbuying blog.
The YI 4K Action Camera will be available in black, white, rose gold colors, and is priced at 1199 yuan or around Php8,500.