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Pro Connects wirelessly to a smartphone or Sony's Live View Remote
Connecting wirelessly allows for live-preview and managing settings. The camera comes bundled the Live View Remote that allows connecting up to 5 cameras, recording GPS coordinates and navigating the menu even with gloves on.
Pro Comes bundled with waterproof housing
The waterproof housing works at a depth of up to 5m.
Pro Reasonable electronic image stabilization
At the expense of reducing FOV from 170 to 120 degrees, Action Cam Mini is capable of stabilizing the video via its SteadyShot technology.
Pro Can capture 1080p60 and 720p120
Action Cam Mini can record up to 1080p60 at 50Mbps to XAVC S.
Pro Waterproof up to 5m with a bundled case
Pro Can take 12MP stills
Pro Relatively cheap
Con Short battery life
The battery drains after about 80 minutes of shooting. Luckily, it can be swapped out with a different battery quite easily so the downtime is minimal.
Con Not a lot of accessories available and the available ones are bulky
Con Wi-Fi connection can sometimes be unstable
Con Curved lens limits underwater use
Con Changing settings requires a wireless connection
Con A microSDXC card is required to record at highest quality
To record at 50mbit per second in XAVC S a microSDXC card is required.