GoBandit Live video camera review

More than just a camera

Our rating 
3.5 out of 5 star rating 3.5
GBP £350.00 RRP | USD $429.00
GoBandit Live video camera

Our review

It will leave no detail of your ride unrecorded, but is expensive
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The Live packs more than a video camera into its sturdy, palm-sized plastic package. It’ll pretty much record every aspect of your ride, with a built-in GPS, three-axis accelerometers, barometric altimeter and an ANT+ receiver that can pick up signals from a heart rate monitor. 

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GoBandit’s own software lets you overlay data on your footage. Key settings can be adjusted on the camera, although the two-button menu isn’t the easiest to use. Once set up, starting and stopping is by way of a chunky slide switch with audible beeps keeping you informed. Plus, if you’ve got an iPhone you can install GoBandit’s app and use your phone as a viewfinder screen.

The GoBandit comes with a choice of mounts, but you must stump up another £20 for an XC-style vented helmet mount that puts the camera flat on top of your lid – the lens bezel can be rotated to get your image aligned correctly.

The camera offers its full 170-degree viewing angle in all modes right up to 1080p, and image quality is strong.

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This article was originally published in What Mountain Bike magazine, available on Apple Newsstand and Zinio.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Live video camera (12)
Brand GoBandit

Description *Max field of view:170° *Maximum resolution: 1920x1080, 30fps
Weight (g) 146