Are you searching for best vlogging camera? This article may help you out getting best vlogging camera according to your personal preferences. Nowadays many vlogers are switching their bulky DSLR camera to highly compact pocket Camera to shoot their vlogs. Why is to so?… Check out this casey’s video.

Casey has become inspirational for all the beginner vloggers or maybe for a vlogger with 100k+ subs too. But casey never shoots his vlog with compact cameras but he used canon G7X mark 2 also and give a best rating about the quality for canon G7X mark 2.

List of best Vlogging cameras

  1. Canon 70D / 80D
  2. Canon G7X mark ii
  3. Sony RX100 mark v
  4. GoPro Hero 5

1. Canon 70D / 80D


Both cameras have APS-C sensors but Canon 70D has a 20.0 MP and Canon 80D has a 24.0 MP resolution. Yes you can vlog with these beast mounted on gorillapod with microphone at the top for better audio quality and the best part about this camera is that they have articulated flip screen where we can monitor the frame and focus. But the con side of this bulky DSLR’s are, they are heavy enough to give you backache and neck-ache. I shoot my vlog videos with 70D with 30fps settings and it gives the best quality. For being a Youtube Content Creator you need to focus on content and improved quality of the video.

70D Specifications :

  • Announcement Date: 2013-10-31
  • 20MP – APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • ISO 100 – 25600
  • Canon EF/EF-S Mount
  • 3″ Fully Articulated Screen
  • Optical (pentaprism) viewfinder
  • 7 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-in Wireless
  • 755g. 139 x 104 x 79 mm
  • Weather Sealed Body
  • Replaced Canon EOS 60D

80D Specifications :

  • Announcement Date: 2016-02-18
  • 24MP – APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • ISO 100 – 25600
  • Canon EF/EF-S Mount
  • 3″ Fully Articulated Screen
  • Optical (pentaprism) viewfinder
  • 7.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-in Wireless
  • 730g. 139 x 105 x 79 mm
  • Weather Sealed Body
  • Replaced Canon EOS 70D

Which DSLR should i choose 70D or 80D ?

If you are budget oriented and wanted a best DSLR which money can buy go for canon 70D.

If you want to shoot your video 1080p with 60fps canon 80D has that feature where 70D is packed with 1080p with 30fps.

2. Canon G7X mark ii

The Canon Powershot G7X MK ii digital compact camera is one of most featured packed camera but in the perfect sized body for those that want a camera that isn’t too bulky and obviously its a pocket size camera so you never missed out any moment. It has latest DIGIC 7 processor which gives faster focusing and can shoot upto 8fps and amazing low light performance with a high ISO sensitivity ability of 25,000.

Canon G7X mark ii Specifications :

  • Full HD Video
  • Wi-Fi & NFC Connectivity
  • Large 1” Sensor – Excellent for low light conditions
  • Pocket sized and lightweight
  • Full manual control & Raw image capture

Note : This camera is specially made for vlogging said by Casey and many other vloggers

3. Sony RX100 mark v

This is the most sexiest compact camera with 4k capability and can shoot slowmo videos at 950fps. As with the previous two versions, it has a 1″ type sensor, 24-70mm equivalent F1.8-2.8 lens but gains 24fps burst shooting in both JPEG and Raw with full auto focus and auto-exposure. In short, the RX100 V has an incredible amount of technology stuffed into an easily pocketable package.



Key Specs

  • 20MP 1″-type stacked BSI-CMOS sensor
  • 24-70mm equiv. F1.8-2.8 zoom lens
  • 24fps burst shooting in JPEG + Raw, with full AF and AE
  • 315-point phase-detection autofocus system
  • Detailed 4K video capture with well-controlled rolling shutter
  • Good quality high frame rate video capture

4. Sony RX100 mark v










The GoPro HERO5 Black action camera can be taken to the skies, over rough terrain, and even underwater without flinching, recording 4K videos and 12MP photos along the way. The sealed rubberized chassis allows the HERO5 Black to be taken to depths of 33′ without the need for an external housing.

Key Specs

  • Supports 4K30, 2.7K60, 1080p120 Video
  • Capture 12MP Photos at 30fps
  • Ultra Wide Angle Glass Lens
  • Waterproof to 33′
  • Voice Control
  • Rear Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi for Remote Monitoring and Control
  • Interval Capture for Time Lapse
  • Linear Video Mode Corrects Distortion
  • Flat and Curved Adhesive Mounts Included


If you’re budget conscious you may go for Canon G7X mark ii or Gopro Hero 5.

If not then definitely go for canon 80D or 70D for great quality and controls flexibility.

3 Replies to “Best Vlogging Camera in 2017”

  1. aaronhank904 I’m using LINNSE vlogging camcorder digital camera, that comes at $70. This camera support 24.0-megapixel picture resolution and night vision function. One of the best things I like in this company’s camera is it has 24 hours of customer service and offers one year warranty.

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