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Activeon CX

alaTest has collected and analyzed 233 reviews of Activeon CX. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and image quality. The size and price are also appreciated, whereas some have doubts about the color.

usability, price, size, image quality, durability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Activeon CX is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Activeon CX from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on People really like the color and image quality. The durability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas many are critical about the reliability.

price, usability, durability, image quality, color


89% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Activeon CX Action Camera (Onyx Black)Activeon CX Action Camera (Onyx Black)


Expert review by: Kris Maxx (

Activeon CX Action Camera [Review]


For some time now the action camera market has been dominated by GoPro. While that's no surprise, there are some competitors out there. One such is the Activeon line of affordable action cameras. I am familiar withe the GoPro line of products but for...


Consumer review by: Mick (



Forgot to take our GoPro on holiday and made a last minute decision to pop to Argos to find a similar item. Opted for the ActiveOn camera due to price and lots of decent reviews - certainly wasn't disappointed! I'd say that it's not far off being as...


Consumer review by: PJ (

Better than expected


I took a punt as it was on sale at the time & had low expectations. I am using it on a motorcycle & the picture quality & battery life are both far better than I was expecting.All in all I am very pleased with the purchase.


Consumer review by: Stuart71 (

Great camera for the price


Excellent action camera. Waterproof up to a good depth & has the added bonus of wifi. My daughter loves it. It has lots of features which makes it very good value for the money.


Consumer review by: Druid (

takes great video & pictures


This product is cheaper than a lot of other cameras on the market. It does a good job and take quality picture pictures and Videos . The app is worth down loading as well


Consumer review by: Russell (

Superb value for money.


Great little camera. Does exactly what it says on the tin Highly recommend to anyone. Easy to use. Great quality video and photos


Consumer review by: Mrsh (

Looks good


Bought as a gift but looks good.


Consumer review by: Antilock (

Great for the pruce


Bought this for when I'm cycling. Great video and simple to use. I bought an accessory kit online for mounting and the micro sd card from argos. Only downside is the battery life, you have to charge it after every use, as the battery seems to deplete...


Consumer review by: Anon (

Activeon CX Action Camera in Black


Great Camera. Easy to understand. I've taken it swimming and it works fine. The quality of the camera is great if you just want have fun - the quality is still clear just not as precise other more expensive cameras- great value for money.


Consumer review by: Tarnie (

Great action cam


Great little action camera, perfect for our holiday- underwater shots & video. My son loves it, does the job at a far cheaper price then the 'top of the range' Links to your phone too.


Product Specifications


Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes


Battery Capacity:1.1 / 1100
Battery life (max):2
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Video recording time:2


Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display diagonal:5.08
Flip-out screen:N


Charging connector:Y
Colour of product:Black / Black, Gold
Playback modes:Next, Previous
Storage Media:Memory Card
Video recording:Y

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No

Image sensor

Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:14 / 4 / 5


LED indicators: Yes

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):2.4 - 2.4
Digital Zoom:4
Field of view (FOV) angle:170
Image stabilizer:Y


Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Operational conditions

Protection features:Water Resistant / Waterproof
Waterproof: Yes
Waterproof up to:60

Other features

USB port:Y

Packaging Content

Basic mount: Yes
Cables included:USB
Tripod mount:Y
Underwater case:Y / Yes
Warranty card:Y

Packaging Data

Package depth:11
Package height:17
Package weight:370
Package width:11

Ports & interfaces

Micro HDMI ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Mobile operating systems supported:Android, iOS

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Photo mode:Y / Yes


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Maximum memory card size:32
Storage Media:Memory Card

Technical Details

Charging connector: Yes
Colour of product:Black
Playback modes:Next, Previous
USB port:1
Video recording: Yes


Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:30 / 60
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p / 480p, 720p, 960p, 1080p
Video formats supported:H.264, MOV
Video Resolutions:1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.3 / 2.5
Height :4 / 4.1
Weight:49 / 60
Weight (including battery):70
Width:5.8 / 6