Cameras Reviews and News


Eurobike: Fly6 combines LED taillight with HD video camera

Fly6’s combo rear-facing HD camera/blinky light says “take notice” while recording the details.

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Eurobike: Shimano adds mounts, accessories to Sport Camera line

Shimano adds mounts and accessories to growing POV Sport Camera line.

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Eurobike: GoPro Fetch dog harness camera mount

GoPro’s Fetch dog camera mount gives you a dog’s-eye-view of your ride.

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First Look: Shimano CM-1000 POV sport camera

Shimano’s CM-1000 POV Camera is a significant announcement to cyclists. This POV market is exploding in popularity but sales are dominated by a single player, GoPro. This Shimano introduction is significant because of two things: quality and due diligence.

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Review: iON Air Pro 3 action camera

The iON Air Pro 3 offers another option if you are in the market for a POV action cam. It has great video quality, a built-in waterproof casing and a very slick smart phone app viewfinder.

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Video: GoPro how-to tips from Cannondale rider Aaron Chase

GoPro athlete Aaron Chase rides Whistler and shares some tips on camera setup and mounting, including what resolution and frame rate to use, as well as offering some cool mounting options.

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Just In: iON Air Pro 3 Action Camera

The recently released iON Air Pro 3 is an action cam with some great features like built-in Wi-Fi, built-in waterproof casing, light weight and a sleek profile. Here is our unboxing first impressions.

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Drift Industries Announces New, Faster Ghost-S POV Camera

With a new sensor, better lens, and faster video frame rate, the new Ghost-S POV camera increases the performance of the Drift Industries’ Ghost camera line.

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iON Air Pro 2 Action Camera

iON is a sponsor of the Dew Tour SF and they showed us their new Air Pro 2 action camera that is waterproof right out of the box, Wi-Fi enabled and has vibration to tell you when it’s on and off.

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Introducing the GoPro HERO3+

The HERO3+ comes with a 20% slimmer waterproof housing, 30% better battery life, improved audio and faster Wi-Fi. The upscale Black Edition also gets a new SuperView video mode, Auto Low Light and a lens that boosts a 33% increase in image sharpness.

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Revealed: Garmin VIRB Action Camera

Garmin, the GPS is entering the POV market with the $299 VIRB and $399 VIRB Elite, a pair of rugged POV cameras that are designed to capture your active endeavors.

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Review: GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

In the very competitive world of the wearable HD sports camera, the new GoPro HERO3 Black Edition stands tall above the rest of the field with the most exceptional video quality of the bunch.

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POV Action Cam Shootout – Which Camera Is The Best?

Laugh all you want, but Photo-John’s new helmet is the ultimate POV action cam test rig and this shootout is the ultimate POV camera test.

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JVC Adixxion POV Camera Video Intro

The JVC Adixxion HD POV camcorder might not get as much attention as some of the other POV cameras. However, it’s got a different design and some cool features that set it apart from the others. We got one in for review but before we put it through the paces, I thought I should make […]

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First Look: Sony Action Cam POV Camera Video & Photos

First look unboxing intro video, photos and more! The win is a real camera manufacturer is now here to put the focus on the actual equipment and not just lifestyle.

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Review: Drift HD Ghost POV Camera

An incredible amount of technology, features and software crammed into an easy to use 11MP video camera, with a superb remote control, a long lived battery and useful LCD screen.

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REPLAY XD Introduces XD1080 ReView Full HD Display

Here’s our review of the Replay XD 1080 POV Camera http://reviews.mtbr.com/replay-xd-1080-review. Announced this week are some accessories to complement this flexible system. Replay XD has been sort of quiet lately, but with the new release of the ReView HD video monitor, dive housing, RePower 2200 and 2400 battery packs, and the RePower Rapid XD charger, […]

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Replay XD announces the XD720 POV camera

The POV sport camera companies have been on a roll lately, with the GoPro HERO3 series, the Drift Innovations HD Ghost and the Contour+2 and ROAM 2. Now Replay XD stakes their claim with the new XD720. The XD720 is a simple plain jane video camera that just does the 720p resolution at 30fps and […]

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Drift Innovation Drift HD Ghost Delivers Features Users Want

Do you sometimes feel that GoPro has a monopoly on the POV Camera market? They seem to have a lions share of the market because of their superior brand and and marketing power.

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GoPro HERO3 POV Camera

GoPro has been on a roll lately. They just released their long awaited Wi-Fi app for iOS, and now they announced a whole new line of the HERO cameras, dubbed the HERO3. The HERO3 comes in three incarnations, the top of the line Black Edition, the middle of the road Silver Editor and the entry […]

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GoPro Announces New Hero3

Smaller, Lighter, More Powerful with Built-in Wi-Fi Camera Available in Three Editions In the world of on-bike and on-trail video recording, GoPro is a perennial favorite amongst mountain bikers and has been for several years. They are the industry leader and continue to lead by releasing high-quality cameras with innovative real-world features. Their latest version […]

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JVC ADIXXION GC-XA1

The POV sport camera companies, such as GorPro, Drift Innovations, Contour and Replay have had the market to themselves, but the big boy’s, including JVC and Sony are stepping into fold. JVC had their new ADIXXION GC-XA1 video camera on display at Interbike, and the featured laden 5MP camera has integrated Wi-Fi, a waterproof and […]

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Sony Action Cam

The POV sport camera companies, such as GorPro, Drift Innovations, Contour and Replay have had the market to themselves, but the big boy’s, including JVC and Sony are stepping into fold. Sony had their new Action Cam video cameras on display at the show, and the camera comes in two models, the HDR-AS15 with built-in Wi-Fi, […]

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Contour Contour+2 Video Camera

Contour is here with their latest! And it’s a good thing there’s someone competing with the GoPro domination as consumers will suffer with overpaying for product and lack of features if there’s no competition. The biggest benefit of Contour is it feels like a real camera. It’s an electronic device that has a machined case, […]

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Replay XD 1080 Review

The POV sports camera has gotten to be very competitive and highly innovative, with all of the companies, including GoPro, Replay, Drift Innovation and Contour, trying to outdo each other.  A few large camera companies, including JVC and Sony are also entering the market, so things are about to get very interesting. The XD1080 is […]

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