Last year, YI started selling its action cameras unofficially through Amazon last year. Now, YI Action Camera and YI 4K Action Camera are now available for purchase in India exclusively on Flipkart starting on December 17th.
The YI Action Camera comes with a 16-megapixel Sony IMX206 lens with a 1/2.3″ sensor, f/2.8 aperture, and 155-degree wide viewing angle. It supports Full HD recording at 60 frames per seconds and 720p recording at 120fps.
It is powered by Ambarella A9SE SoC with support for H.264 codec. There’s also a built-in microphone Dual-channel, 96KHz sampling, and 92dBA SNR. For storing data, there’s a microSD card slot and connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz) and Bluetooth v4. As for the battery, it supports a battery life of 95 minutes.
The YI 4K Action Camera features a 12-megapixel Sony IMX377 lens with a 1/2.3″ sensor, 7P lens, f/2.8 aperture, and 155-degree wide viewing angle. Unlike the Action Camera, the 4K Action camera comes with a 2.19-inch display with 160-degree wide-angle viewing, 16:9 aspect ratio, and 330PPI pixel density.
Under the hood, the device is powered by Ambarella A9SE chipset with support for H.264 codec. It also supports 4K video recording at 30fps, 1080p recording at 120fps and 720p recording at 240 fps. It has BCM4330 for Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz + 5GHz) and Bluetooth 4.0.
It also comes with dual microphones and 6-axis gyroscope for EIS. As for the battery, it has 1,400mAh battery which provides up to 2 hours of recording.
As for the pricing, in India, the YI Action Camera and YI 4K Action Camera are priced at Rs. 4999 (approximately $71) and Rs. 9999 (approximately $141) respectively.