Xiaomi Yi Action Camera: 7 Best Accessories for the Budget GoPro Killer

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During the early months of 2015, Xiaomi launched a GrPro competitor at an entry-level price of around Rs 7,000.

Known as Xiaomi Yi Action Camera, the action camera is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, and has a 16-megapixel camera from Sony that can record 1080p video at 60 frames per second.

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Designed to be waterproof, Xiaomi is selling the product only in China at the moment, but it is said to come to India soon. So before this cute looking device comes to hit our market, lets take you through some of accesories related to the device.

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The Waterproof Case is actually an accessory which you'll have to buy seperatly, but with that you can swim and dive easily with the camera. Yi Camera also operates in rain or snow - and so do not fear for its safety.

Also, there is a special attachment on a plastic cover that allows you to mount the camera on different surfaces.

Just a common silicone cover, about the same accessories are available for smartphones. It is made of a thin and elastic rubber, securely fits on the camera and protects it from small water-splash or dust penetration.

Available in different bright colors for those who likes to stand out, as well as in classic black and white.


This accessory allows you to securely mount the camera on the human body (or pet). A similar system is used in a famous GoPro.

Similar accessory to the previous one, but is worn only on the wrist, and it is worth the same - $ 9.99. It has a nylon strap and a special fixture for Yi Camera.

Looks like a cap for a bottle, a special cover designed to protect your camera lens from dirt, moisture and mechanical damage.

Unusual accessory allows fixing Yi Camera on the head of the owner, it allows hands free shooting for example, when going for led walks, or skiing.

The strap is made of nylon and a special plastic.



A special attachment that allows you to securely attach Yi Camera to the vehicle such as the Segway, motorcycle or bicycle.

An excellent solution for those, who likes to take pictures of their achievements in extreme sports.


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