Insta360 One vs Samsung Gear 360 Spec Comparison

Spec and feature comparisons of the Insta360 One and the Samsung Gear 360 action cameras. See what features you require and whether the cameras shine for your needs below in our detailed comparison.

6 Advantages of the Insta360 ONE Action Camera

  • Released in the second half of 2017, a newer camera than the Samsung Gear 360
  • 24mp photo resolution so much larger photos can be taken
  • Possible to get 120fps slow motion videos but at a low resolution
  • Gyro stabalization in-built in to the camera
  • Slightly lighter at 82grams compared to the Samsung at 130grams
  • Raw photo capture so you get more detail in the photos you take which is better for editing afterwards

7 Advantages of the Samsung Gear 360 Action Camera

  • Nearly half the price of the Insta360 ONE action camera at $160 at the beginning of 2018
  • HDR and Loop recording video options which the Insta360 ONE does not have
  • The 4K video resolution is slightly larger at 4096 x 2048pixels compared to Insta360 One at 3840 x 1920pixels
  • Wind noise reduction so you could get better on-board sound
  • Larger battery at 1160mAh and longer battery life when recording videos
  • This camera is sealed and splash proof, so don't be afraid to take it out in the wet
  • A humungous 256gb memory capacity, one of the largest of any action camera we have seen

 

76/100

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Price
$300
Release Date
5 months 3 weeks ago
Replaced
 
Replaced by
 
Field of View
360 degrees
Adjustable FOV
No
360
Yes
Sensor
 
Chipset
 

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
 
Photo Resolution
Burst rate
 
Photo Recording Formats
Exposure Modes
 
Optical Zoom
No
Optical Zoom Distance
 
Aperture
F2.20
Minimum Focus Distance
 

Video Specs and Settings

Resolution & FPS
Best Video Resolution
Best Video Res Pixel Count
 
Type of Image Stabalization
Highest Resolution with Image Stabalization
 
Video Resolutions with Stabalization
 
Fastest FPS
120fps
Recording Bitrate
 
Video Features
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
 
Video recording format
Video Recording Options
 
360 Stitching
 

Power

Manufacturer Claimed Battery Life
70 minutes (at 1080p 30fps)
Battery
USB Charge
Yes
Extend Battery Life with External Battery
No
Battery Range
Removable Battery
No

Action

Depth Rating
 
Drop Proof
No
Water Resistance
 
Waterproof Housing Required
Yes

Interface and Connections

Adjust Aspect Ratio
No
Info Screen
No
Touch Screen
No
Peripherals
Connectivity
Memory Capacity
128gb
External Microphone
Yes
Phone App
No
Sensors
 
Remote
Yes

Physical

Material
 
Mount Type
 
Screen Size
 
Screen
No
Flip Screen
 
Dimensions
2.5 × 3.6 × 6.6 cm
Dimensions Volume
 
Weight
82grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
 
Shape
 
Glasses
 
Flash
No
Colours
Storage Devices
User Guide
 
Firmware Downloads & Updates
 
76/100

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Price
$160
Release Date
9 months 3 weeks ago
Replaced
 
Replaced by
 
Field of View
360 degrees
Adjustable FOV
No
360
Yes
Sensor
 
Chipset
 

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
 
Photo Resolution
Burst rate
 
Photo Recording Formats
Exposure Modes
 
Optical Zoom
No
Optical Zoom Distance
 
Aperture
 
Minimum Focus Distance
 

Video Specs and Settings

Resolution & FPS
Best Video Resolution
Best Video Res Pixel Count
 
Type of Image Stabalization
 
Highest Resolution with Image Stabalization
 
Video Resolutions with Stabalization
 
Fastest FPS
60fps
Recording Bitrate
 
Video Features
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
Video recording format
Video Recording Options
 
360 Stitching
 

Power

Manufacturer Claimed Battery Life
130 minutes (at 1080p 30fps)
Battery
USB Charge
Yes
Extend Battery Life with External Battery
No
Battery Range
Removable Battery
No

Action

Depth Rating
 
Drop Proof
No
Water Resistance
Waterproof Housing Required
Yes

Interface and Connections

Adjust Aspect Ratio
No
Info Screen
No
Touch Screen
No
Peripherals
 
Connectivity
Memory Capacity
256gb
External Microphone
No
Phone App
Yes
Remote
No

Physical

Material
Mount Type
 
Screen Size
 
Screen
No
Flip Screen
 
Dimensions
4.6 × 4.5 × 10 cm
Dimensions Volume
 
Weight
130grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
Shape
Glasses
 
Flash
No
Colours
Storage Devices
User Guide
 
Firmware Downloads & Updates