VanTop Moment 6S action camera hands-on: Image stabilization delivers great videos Review

Jeffrey Cuebas

I rather favored the VanTop Moment 3 action camera when I seemed at it in 2018. It was a wonderful, easy to use, low-value camera with a total host of accessories. I was interested to see how the VanTop Moment 6S compared.

The box is packed with accessories. There is a watertight housing, one extensive and two shorter connectors, a 360-degree adaptor, a two.4GHz distant manage, a tripod mount adapter, a bicycle mount, rubber plug, USB-C cable, two batteries, and a cleaning cloth.

There is also a watertight circumstance contact rear doorway, a microphone, a helmet correcting, helmet mounts, a J-hook buckle, and two adhesive pads. You do require to buy a micro SD card (up to 128GB) to go into the camera.

The camera is wonderful and compact measuring 62.five x forty one x 21mm in dimensions. It weighs 85g out of its watertight circumstance and 164g in its circumstance.

It has a two.33-inch UHD contact screen with 720 x 480 resolution and its camera has a Sony IMX377 sensor and low energy usage.

The 12MP 4000 x 3000-pixel camera has a one hundred seventy-degree industry of look at with an aperture of F2.8. Lensing of the image was minimum and the image good quality — saved as .jpg — was very good.

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Inside of the camera, a quad-main A53 ARM cortex processor is managing at up to 1GHz and an Ambarella H2 chipset

The camera has a selection of functions together with timelapse and sluggish movement. Like Moment 3, the Moment 6S has 4K video resolution at 3840 x 2160 pixels and will record illustrations or photos at intervals of one/two/five/10/20/30/60 seconds and five/fifteen/30 minutes. Unfortunately, there is no night vision to capture the creatures that visit my yard in the dark.

Its 1200mAh batteries will deliver close to ninety minutes of recording time at forty/60fps. I like the simple fact that the camera has image stabilization to make the video captures considerably less jerky.

The contact screen was quite easy to navigate with intuitive controls. The distant manage wrist band also worked properly with easy controls to start and halt video recording, just take continue to illustrations or photos, or use the camera in burst mode to capture illustrations or photos in rapid succession.

The distant manage also lets you transform the Wi-Fi on and off and transform the camera off. Pairing to the camera was easy, far too, using the distant manage icon at the prime of the screen and pairing to the distant.

Photograph mode lets you just take one illustrations or photos, a established of photograph lapse illustrations or photos around time, or burst mode illustrations or photos The camera also has an 8x electronic zoom attribute. To improve from video to photograph mode, all I wanted to do was slide up from the bottom of the contact screen.

The Moment 6S can also be used as a dashcam in your car or truck. It has a handy attribute — car or truck mode — that will immediately start to record immediately after the camera has been rebooted.

The Moment 6S also has an application, so you can hook up to the camera and share your films. Research for VanTop Moment in the application retail store to down load the application.

There are a good deal of applications stated, so it might be greater to use the QR code in the consumer guideline to uncover the “Moment – really feel this instant with VanTop Moment 6S” application to make guaranteed you put in the appropriate edition.

As soon as you have put in the application, hook up around Wi-Fi, add the password, and open the application to control features of the camera, and upload illustrations or photos to your social feeds.

All in all, the VanTop Moment 6S action camera is a wonderful camera with all the accessories and fixings for a selection of routines. At below $a hundred and fifty, it is definitely a low-value camera, which will fit your spending plan if you are hesitant to shell out for a GoPro.

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