A Peak on the Xiaomi Yi Sports Camera

Before you go raising your eyebrows, I’m telling you now that this is not a toy camera. Xiaomi Yu is yet another action camera that looks like a GoPro, the price at just about 4500 in Philippine peso.

Check out this Yi hero time lapse by James Trew from YouTube.

Everybody wants a slice of this, if you’re curious of the specs, check it out here:

Full Specifications:

Size and weight

Length, Width, Height: 60.4mm * 42mm * 21.2mm

Weight: 76.6g

Sensor & Lens

Image Processor: Ambarella A7LS high-performance processor

Image Sensor: 16MP Sony EXMOR R CMOS BSI image sensor

Lens: 155° ultra wide angle glass lens / F2.8 Aperture

G Sensor: ST high performance g-sensor

Waterproof: Waterproof up to 40 m deep with waterproof housing (sold separately)
Xiaomi Yi Sports and Action Camera 16MP Sony Exmor R BSI Back-illuminated CMOS Image Sensor (White)

Recording & Audio        

Video Compression Format: High-definition H.264 image encoding

Video Format: MP4

Video Resolution:

1080p/60fps, 960p/60fps, 720p/120fps, 480p/240fps

1080p/48fps, 960p/48fps, 720p/60fps

1080p/30fps, 720p/48fps


*Note: Live video streaming available on the app (WQVGA Dual streaming preview)

Audio: Built-in microphone and audio, Dual-channel, 96 KHz sampling, 92dBA SNR

Photo Modes

6 Megapixels, 4608 x 3456 Maximum Resolution, 0.5 – 60s Time-Lapse Mode

3 – 15 sec Timing Mode, 7 pic/sec Continuous Mode

Power & Ports


Rechargeable Panasonic high-density lithium-ion battery (1010mAh)

Up to 90 minutes of recording on 1080p 60fps

Power status can be viewed in the app

Before recording videos in a car, remove the

Battery and connect to a USB charger

Ports: USB Charging Port, HDMI Port, Micro SD Card Slot

Power Indicator:

Blue: 50% – 100% charged

Purple: 15% – 49% charged

Red: 0% – 14% charged

Storage & Connectivity


Compatible with Micro SD card (up to 64GB)

Class 10 and above

Micro SD card not included

Built-in Wi-Fi: 100m signal

Bluetooth: 10m with remote
If you’re looking for a camera for your next adventure, get this at the online gadget store Goods PH online shopping Philippines.