If you into any kind of sports and love shooting videos, you definitely know about GoPros. Yes, they are the leader in portable action camera. Many do not know, but GoPro was creation of a hobbyist and not a big company. Since, big companies are seeing good money in this action camera sector, they have started launching their one action cameras.
Following Sony, how it’s Garmin. Yes, that GPS navigation device company is now making cameras. Garmin has recently launched their version of action camera called VIRB. VIRB is a 1080p portable camera with mounts for action sports like the GoPro. Though VIRB do not seem to compete with GoPro in terms of portability or image quality, it seem to fight with other action cameras like Sony’s action cam, Contour+2 and few others which has a very small market.