This little action cam will be available late April and may just jump to the top of the tree in this category?
Announced a couple of weeks ago, to come in 2 colurs...Shark Bait Silver and Orange
A variable angle of view up to 204 degrees,20m depth rated,shock proof @2m,and will tolerate down to 14 farenheit(but I wont be testing below around 18 celcius) 7different video effects,built in Wi Fi and free app
4K@30fps.... bitrate 100Mbps 1080@60fps 720@
8mp stills in bursts of 8fps
A few standard mounts but some adapters that are compatible with lots of the GP mounts
Some other excellent features
US$$$$ around 300, so 400 A$ i'll guess retail, but the deals will come
Doesn't have a LED screen but can pump out 60 fps/1080p for $119 ozzy dora from Kogan. (they were about $69 USD when dollar was strong)
yes, ive had GP 2 &3 silvers....and currently use an elcheapo too....
the ricoh does 4K and that definition is exceptional even on a 1080p display
$296.95 at B & H photo mmmmmmmm tempting ships 3rd May.
that's U$dollars + delivery....im estimating around 400 au$$ie
Other well priced cams in the same league as GP.
Note: prices show cheaper once signed up as a HK member.
The YI Technology (http://yitechnology.com/) 4k action camera would surely fit your budget. Available on different online store as well.