A vlog or a video blog is when a person records and posts videos online. If anyone’s interested in vlogging, they can of course make videos with any equipment that supports video. However, it is better to record vlogs with a vlogging camera for maximum efficiency.
A vlogging camera is generally smaller in size compared to a DSLR and can record moderately high-quality videos.
Now if you are interested and want to start vlogging, a vlog camera is definitely something you should invest in. So in case, you’re looking for a very high-quality vlogging camera for technical and artistic videography or if you want some beginner-level cameras, here are some of the best vlogging cameras one can find for every budget.
Budget Vlogging Cameras
● Procus Viper
Procus Viper is a vlogging camera from Procus which lets you capture high-quality videos and images. It has a 16-megapixel optical sensor resolution with a 140-degree wide-angle lens. It can record videos with a resolution of up to 4K with a 30 fps frame rate. It has built-in Wi-Fi connectivity and is compatible with Android and iOS devices. It has a USB 2.0 port, an HDMI port, and a Micro SD slot supporting up to 64GB.
The screen size is 2 inches and the battery can stay up to 2 hours. It has features that can capture Slow motion, Loop record, Timelapse, Burst Photo, etc. The camera comes with a lot of supporting gear like a Waterproof Case, a Handle Bar, Back Clip, Switch Support, Hemet Pedestal, 4 Communicator, Bandages, USB Cable, 4 Tethers, Wire Cable, Manual, and Lens Cleaning Cloth. This camera will definitely not burn a hole in your pocket.
● FitSpark Eagle i6 PRO
FitSpark Eagle i6 PRO by FitSpark is an action camera. It can record 4K resolution videos with 30fps. It has an optical sensor resolution of up to 16 megapixels with multiple adjustable angle lenses- A wide Angle of 170°, a normal angle of 140°, and a narrow-angle of 110°.
The display is a 2 inch LCD screen and supports MOV video format and a JPG image format. It comes with a few upgrades like the next-gen IMX386 CMOS sensor and advanced EIS for smooth image stabilization and distortion correction. It is waterproof for up to 40m and can support external microphones.
It has a 1050 mAh durable battery. It comes with several accessories such as Remote control, waterproof housing, handlebar, 7 mounts, 2 clips, helmet mounts, bandages, lens cloth, metal tether, protective backdoor, USB cable & user manual. Its price is 6,999 and a totally worthwhile vlogging camera for beginners.
Average Priced Vlogging Cameras
● SJ8 Pro
SJ8 Pro is an action camera by SJCAM. It records videos in 4K with 60 fps and has an Optical Sensor Resolution of 12 megapixels with Sony sensor IMX 377 for image stabilization so that it can capture detailed pictures and videos. It has a 2.33 inch IPS LCD touch screen and a 170° wide-angle lens. It can take a dive in the water till up to 30m. It has dual microphones with noise cancellation so that there are no compromises with the audio quality while you’re recording videos.
The SJ8 Pro has in-built wifi connectivity of 5Ghz for fast transferring of files. It has a Type-C USB connector with a transfer rate of up to 40 MB/s and a MicroSD slot for external storage. It houses a detachable battery of 1200mAh that can run for 90 minutes non-stop.
It comes with a lot of accessories which includes Original Battery (in the camera); Handlebar Seatpost-Mount; Waterproof Housing; Quick Release Buckle; Curved Adhesive Mount; Flat Adhesive Mount; Universal 1/4″ Camera Tripod Mount; Tripod Mount Adapter; Cleaning Cloth; and a Type-C Cable. It has an MRP of 15,999 which is a steal for such a high-quality camera with great features and you can find these cameras on any online shopping store in India.
Expensive Vlogging Cameras
● GoPro Hero 9
The GoPro Hero 9 by GoPro is a high-quality vlogging camera that records videos at 5K resolution and an optician sensor resolution of 20MP for captioning crisp, detailed, and vibrant images. It features HyperSmooth 3.0 for amazing video stabilization. It has two screens- a rear touch screen with a touch zoom feature and a front screen for ease of control.
It has some exciting features like TimeWarp 3.0 to capture mesmerizing TimeLapse videos, 8x slow motion with 1080p frame rate for great slo-mo videos that are entrancing, and HindSight which is a feature that starts recording videos 30 seconds before you hit the record button so that you don’t miss any important moment.
It comes with a 1720 mAh battery for prolonged battery life. These cameras come with necessary accessories like Carrying Case, Rechargeable Battery, Curved Adhesive Mount, Mounting Buckle + Thumb Screw, USB-C Cable. This camera starts at Rs 39,250 which is a splurge that is totally worth it.
● Sony Digital Vlog Camera ZV 1
The Sony Digital ZV1 is a high-end action camera by Sony that records 4K videos with EYE Auto Focus and a sensory optical resolution of 20.1 megapixels. It has an in-built Directional 3-capsule mic with a windscreen so that your videos have great audio even in a noisy crowd or in a windy place. It has a vari-angle LCD screen for you to shoot selfie-videos with confidence and control.
It has great features like a simple bokeh switch so that you can blur backgrounds without having to do complicated manual adjustments and super slow motion which lets you slow down videos from 4x to 40x due to the whopping 960 fps frame rate, and time-lapse.
It comes with amazing accessories like Bluetooth Shooting Grip (GP-VPT2B2), 2 Rechargeable Battery Pack (NP-BX1), Micro USB cable, Wind Screen Adaptor, SD Card (SF-64UX2), and 1 unit Instruction Manual. This camera starts at Rs 67,000 and is a high-end camera for your perfect artistic videos.
Now that you know of all the vlogging cameras in your budget, you can start recording some great videos and make your voice heard in the world.