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SJCAM SJ5000

alaTest has collected and analyzed 848 reviews of SJCAM SJ5000. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The durability and usability also get good views. Reviews are divided on the battery. Many are critical about the viewfinder.

price, usability, durability, size, reliability

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the SJCAM SJ5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for SJCAM SJ5000

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 74 user reviews of SJCAM SJ5000 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the portability and durability. The image quality and usability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the battery and reliability.

price, usability, image quality, durability, portability

reliability, battery

82% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SJCAM Original SJ5000 WiFi Sports Action Camera Novatek 96655 14MP 1080P 2.0 Inch 2'' 170¡ã Lens Waterproof Diving HD Camcorder Car DVR by SuperStore_SJCAM Original SJ5000 WiFi Sports Action Camera Novatek 96655 14MP 1080P 2.0 Inch 2'' 170¡ã Lens Waterproof Diving HD Camcorder Car DVR by SuperStore_

May, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for SJCAM SJ5000

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 274 user reviews of SJCAM SJ5000 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the size and portability. The usability and durability also get good feedback. The battery and reliability get mixed opinions, while many are less positive about the viewfinder.

price, durability, usability, portability, size

viewfinder

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Original SJCAM SJ5000 WIFI Novatek 96655 14MP 2.0" LCD 1080P 170 Degree Wide Angle Sport Action Camera Waterproof Cam DV Camcorder Outdoor for BicycleOriginal SJCAM SJ5000 WIFI Novatek 96655 14MP 2.0" LCD 1080P 170 Degree Wide Angle Sport Action Camera Waterproof Cam DV Camcorder Outdoor for Bicycle

May, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for SJCAM SJ5000

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of SJCAM SJ5000 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.ca. Reviewers are impressed by the color and image quality. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the reliability and battery.

price, usability, image quality, color

battery, reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: SJCAM SJ5000 Sports Camera Novatek 96655 14MP 1080P 170° Lens 2.0 Inch Waterproof HD Camcorder Car DVR (black)SJCAM SJ5000 Sports Camera Novatek 96655 14MP 1080P 170° Lens 2.0 Inch Waterproof HD Camcorder Car DVR (black)

May, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:0.9 / 900
Battery life (max):0.9 / 1.16 / 1.3
Battery performance:900
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:1.16
Video recording time:1.5

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2

Features

Audio recording formats:PCM
Color of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, Red / Black, Silver / Blue / Red / Silver / White / Yellow
Languages support:CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, JPN, Portuguese, RUS / CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), German, English, Spanish, French, JPN, Portuguese, RUS
Power Requirements:5V, 1A
Storage media:Memory Card

GPS Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite):N

Image Sensor

Optical sensor size:1 / 2.33
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:14

Indication

LED Indicators: Yes

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.8 - 2.8
Digital Zoom:6
Field of view (FOV) angle:170
Focal length range (f-f):0.118 - 0.118
Lens Type:Wide-angle

Networking

Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Operational Conditions

Protection features:Water Resistant
Waterproof: Yes
Waterproof up to:1181.1

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:USB
Manual: Yes
Tripod mount:Y
Underwater case: Yes
Universal mount:Y

Ports & interfaces

HDMI ports quantity:1
Micro HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Micro-USB B

Software

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:1:1, 4:3, 16:10 / Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows 8 x64, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 8.1 x64 / Yes

Still Image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4320 x 3240
Photo mode: Yes
Still image resolution(s):4254 x 3264\n4000 x 3000\n3264 x 2448\n2560 x 1920\n2048 x 1536\n1920 x 1080

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Maximum memory card size:32
Storage media:Memory Card

Technical Details

Audio recording formats:PCM
Color of product:Black / Black, Blue / Black, Red / Black, Silver / Blue / Red / Silver / White / Yellow
Languages support:CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, JPN, POR, RUS / CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), DEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, JPN, POR, RUS
Power Requirements:5V, 1A

Video

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
HD-Ready: Yes
Maximum frame rate:60
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p, 480p, 720p / 480p, 720p, 1080p
Video compression format:H.264, MOV
Video formats supported:H.264,MOV
Video Resolutions:640 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080 / 640 x 480,848 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.992 / 1.17 / 1.68
Height:1.61 / 1.68
Weight:2.61
Weight (including battery):2.16
Width:0.992 / 2.33 / 2.41

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Incandescent