YI 4K+ Action Camera Review - The Most Powerful Action Camera From Xiaomi
- Decent design.
- 155° wide-angle lens.
- 2.2" Retina Touch Screen.
- Easy to use.
- Shoots 4K video at 60fps.
- Time-lapse and slow-motion options.
- Waterproof up to 132 feet with case.
- External microphone via USB-C.
- Supports Bluetooth Low Energy and Wi-Fi.
- 24p unavalable.
- Digital stabilization introduces artifacts.
- No stabilization at 4K.
- Requires case to be waterproof and rugged.
- Getting hot when recording long videos.
YI 4K+ ACTION CAMERA - the world’s first 4K/60fps action camera
With double frame rate compared to its strongest competitors, The YI 4K+ has become the first 4K/60fps action camera in the world. Xiaomi has used the latest chip technology, Ambarella H2 system-on-chip. This technology helps YI 4K+ shooting 4K/60fps video at normal power usage.
It could possibly shoot a very stable and smooth 4K/30fps video without helping from high-tech stabilizers or professional editing by its 3-Axis Electronic Image Stabilization
With the new USB Type-C, YI 4K+ can download at the speed 40MB/s. Furthermore, it is fully charge within 30 hours when powered. In addition, Xiaomi also upgraded the microphone so you will be surprised with outdoor audio quality. For the professional purpose, you can connect the Yi 4K+ with an external microphone to the USB Type-C (you need to buy converter separately)
They still keep the same 12M but now the YI 4K+ has the 155° wide-angle f/2.8 high quality glass lens and you can take the RAW image to easily edit in other softwares.
Sharing Is Easy
Now you can upload your photos and videos instantly to social channels through built-in Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and Wi-Fi.
No need to use your smartphones anymore, you can start live-stream with YI 4K+ without any problems.
If you attach your YI 4K+ with the waterproof case, you can bring it with you to the depths of 132ft at temperatures as -22°F.
Voice Control Feature:
Memory Card Compatibility:
YI 4K+ supports:
- Speed Class 10 (C10)
- UHS Speed Class 1 (U1)
- UHS Speed Class 3 (U3) microSD cards (16GB-64GB with FAT32 format)