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Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action Camcorder

97g CMOS 1.3" Jul 2013
Full HD Weight Sensor Type Display Diagonal Release Date
Wonderfully compact and lightweight, the Drift Stealth 2 Action Camcorder lets you capture all your adventures in beautiful Full HD. Portable and compact design Half the size of the Drift Ghost-S... More
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User Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 64 user reviews the average user rating of this Drift Innovation camcorder is 83 out of 100.

Good Product Quality

Several people considered that this camcorder was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this camcorder on Amazon last year “The camera itself has a good build quality and doesn't feel cheap”. In December last year Colin Macdonald mentioned “The video quality is reasonable.” in his Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review. Daz the Rebel gave it a rating of 5 stars and said in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review on Amazon “The video quality is brilliant and it's really easy to use”.

Easy to Use

Several Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owners reckoned that this camcorder was easy to use. Amazon Customer said in December this year “Works well and simple to use as a Motorbike Cam fitted to helmet no issues” in their review. Daryl wrote “Very pleased easy to use great pictures” . Jack N. Kemp mentioned on Amazon in December “The controls are very easy to use” in his review and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Some people mentioned that the product was easy to setup. A few weeks ago Andrew Lillywhite said “After taking some time to set up it works great very pleased” in his review of this camcorder. In December this year Cheeky Ali said in their review “Easy to set up”.

Some Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. Amazon Customer said in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action on Amazon last year “Very easy to navigate the menus as well as setting it up”. J.l. said in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action on Amazon in December this year “For the money its good, menus can be frustrating” and rated the product as very good.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewer who purchased it thought it performed as expected. In December Harry Acton rated the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action 5 stars and he wrote in his Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review “Does exactly what it says on the tin”.

One person who reviewed the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action considered that it was easy to handle. Mr. Richard Ellis mentioned “It captures very acceptable night-time footage as well as handling bright light well too”.

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Robust

Eight Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owners who reviewed this camcorder considered that it was well made. Djm mentioned in their review on Amazon in December this year “A well made and handy piece of kit for the price”. L. Clark scored the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action very highly and mentioned “Wind noise though from the built in mic.”. This year Mr. I. G. Beushaw wrote on Amazon “Well built and great battery life” in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

A few Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owners who purchased it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Amazon Customer wrote in their review on Amazon last year “The mounts provided are very secure and sturdy, I would be very surprised if the camera were to somehow dismount the mount” and rated it 5 stars. Luke mentioned in his review “Have this on the side of my motorcycle helemt its strong and sturdy and records good footage”.

Two Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewers who purchased it reckoned that it was reliable. Colin Macdonald wrote in December last year “I just wish that it would actually film more reliably”. Thirddeeplens gave it an excellent rating and wrote “Find it reliable and easy to use” in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewer considered that the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action was good at resisting water ingress.

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Reasonably Priced

A number of people who reviewed this camcorder considered that it was good value for money. In December David Adcock he mentioned “Very good value if you want to just 'keep a record' for safety purposes”. David Adcock also mentioned “It's exceptionally small and light and excellent value”. Daz the Rebel mentioned “Great value professional kit”.

A number of customers who purchased it considered that it was a bargain for the price. Ade rated it as excellent and mentioned “With the lower price a much better deal” in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review. Colin Macdonald he mentioned on Amazon “Cheap camera with a premium tag”. A few weeks ago Djm scored the product 80 out of 100 and said in their review of this camcorder “A good quality, cheap, pocket-sized and effective action cam”.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owner mentioned in their reviews that the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action was cheap. Zeke Pliskin said in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action on Amazon “Genuinely decent for a budget action cam”.

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A Best Selling Camcorder

Across all video cameras, the Drift Stealth 2 Action is one the best selling products currently available according to Amazon sales data.

Nice Design

Several Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewers said in their reviews that it was good looking. Pelican Freak said on Amazon “The video and sound quality are pretty good” in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action. Zeke Pliskin mentioned on Amazon in December “To analyse my riding style for improvements; as good as you think you are, you can always be a little better” and gave the product a score of 4 stars.

Two Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewers who purchased the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reckoned that it had a good case. This month Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this camcorder “Bought the waterproof casing its much better, atm holds charge all day for me not” and scored the product 4 stars.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewer who reviewed this camcorder considered that it was luxurious. This month Mr. Michael Penny mentioned in his review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action “This is a far more upmarket device” but in spite of that he scored it 60 out of 100.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was neat. Rw mentioned “Neat, handy size - works well” in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review.

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Good Size

Four Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owners mentioned in their reviews that it was lightweight. A few weeks ago David Adcock mentioned in his review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action on Amazon “Very small lightweight camera” and scored the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action 80 out of 100. Jack N. Kemp gave the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action an excellent review and he wrote “Small compact & lightweight” in his Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review. Pelican Freak scored the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action very highly and mentioned on Amazon “It's really lightweight - doesn't weigh down my bag, or pocket”.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action reviewer who purchased the product reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Last year Colin Macdonald said on Amazon “Curiously it doesn't do it in heavy rain” in his review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action but despite that he scored this camcorder 2 stars.

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owner concluded that the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action was compact. Digitaltrends.com wrote in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review “Compact size” but they only scored the product 3 stars.

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Good Battery Life

Ten people who reviewed it thought it had a good battery life. A few weeks ago Kimbo mentioned on Amazon “This I think was because the battery was low and it was trying to write to the card” in their review of the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action and gave it a rating of 5 stars. This month Mr P Greenwood said in his review of this camcorder “The battery has enough capacity for 32 gb's worth of recording” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Mr. Richard Ellis he wrote “I can get about 3hrs footage out of a full battery charge”.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owners who purchased this camcorder thought it had a good lens. Paul Sabey wrote on Amazon “Video modes - small size - easy to rotate lens - android app allows you to review footage on your phone Dislikes” in his Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review. In December last year expert review site Digitaltrends.com said “The rotating lens, ease of use, battery life, LCD, mounting options”.

Good Brand

We calculated the average reviews for all Drift Innovation video cameras and also specifically for Drift Innovation camcorders and found that in both cases Drift Innovation had good reviews compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Support

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owner said in their reviews that the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action had good technical guidance. Steve Coleman wrote in his review of this camcorder this month “Camera itself is easy to use and instructions are sufficient if not entirely comprehensive” and scored the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action 5 stars.

Good Connectivity

One Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action owner who bought this camcorder concluded that it was wifi compatible. Digitaltrends.com mentioned in their review of this camcorder “Builtin WiFi” but in spite of that they scored the product 50 out of 100.

Good Technical Features

One person who bought the product reckoned that it had good features. Djm wrote in their review on Amazon “Relatively cheap action cam with sufficient features and video quality to make it perfect for occasional use or as a secondary action-cam” and scored the product 80 out of 100.

Acceptable Noise Level

Four people who reviewed the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action mentioned that it was noisy. In December J. Whitehead wrote “Huge amounts of wind noise at anything above walking speed” in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review. Kimbo mentioned on Amazon also in December “Using the mic is no good, all you get is wind noise” in their Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action review.

Full HD

Full HD

Unlike most of the other camcorders that are a similar age to the Drift Stealth 2 Action which are not Full HD, the Drift Stealth 2 Action is Full HD.

We compared all the other Full HD video cameras to this camcorder and we think the Panasonic HX-A1ME[plb_2962218_price], the Transcend DrivePro 200[plb_2962204_price], and the Veho MUVI K-Series K2[plb_2962223_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an HDMI

has an HDMI

Unlike most of the other camcorders that have been available for around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action which do not have an HDMI, the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action has an HDMI.

Other video cameras with an HDMI currently available which you might want to look at include the MUVI K-Series K2[pl_2962223_price], or the MUVI K-Series K1[pl_2962213_price] both from Veho or the ION Air Pro Lite WiFi ActION[plb_2962214_price] which has better reviews.

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SDHC Compatible Memory Cards

SDHC compatible memory cards

The Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action supports an SDHC compatible memory cards which is better than most video cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. Most comparable spec video cameras that were released around the same time as it support an SD compatible memory cards. In addition, this video camera support an sd and sdhc compatible memory cards. SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB. Across all camcorders that have been around for a similar time to the Drift Stealth 2 Action the best memory card type is SDXC and the worst is Not supported.

SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.

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Lithium Battery Technology

This camcorder has a Lithium-Ion battery technology, which is typical of many camcorders of this spec and age.

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Has a Built-In Display

The Drift Stealth 2 Action has a built-in display. Most of the other camcorders that have been around for around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action also have a built-in display.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative video cameras with a built-in display currently available including the Panasonic HX-A1ME[plb_2962218_price], the Transcend DrivePro 200[plb_2962204_price], or the Veho MUVI K-Series K2[plb_2962223_price] which has better reviews.

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CMOS Sensor Type

This video camera has a cmos sensor type, which is typical of many camcorders that have been available for more than two years.

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Has Eight White Balances

The Drift Stealth 2 Action has a greater number of white balance modes than most camcorders of a similar type and age to it. This video camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on video cameras of a similar age and spec to the Drift Stealth 2 Action. The white balances "cloudy", "incandescent", "flash", "sunny", "D4000", "D5000" and "Preset" are also found on this Drift Innovation camcorder.

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Very Light

At only 97 grams, the Drift Stealth 2 Action is fairly light compared to most of the other comparable spec video cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. Across all the camcorders that were launched around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action the weights range from 59g to 7.5kg.

Other camcorders with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the ION Air Pro Lite WiFi ActION[plb_2962214_price] (130g), the Transcend DrivePro 200[plb_2962204_price] (84g), or the Veho MUVI K-Series K1[plb_2962213_price] (84g) which also has a higher rating.

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12 Reasons Against

Poor Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Drift Innovation video camera is 63 out of 100 based on three expert reviews from sites including Digitaltrends.com, CNET.co.uk and CNET.com.au. This puts this camcorder in the bottom 23% of all the camcorders that came out more than two years ago when ranked by average expert review score.

Recent Price Increase of £8.07

In the last 45 days the Drift Stealth 2 Action has increased in price by £8.07.

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of similar spec camcorders that have been available for around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action is 3.2", and the display diagonals range from 1.3" to 11". At only 1.300000702 inches, the Drift Stealth 2 Action has a very small display diagonal compared to most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and spec to the Drift Stealth 2 Action.

If you are looking for a video camera with a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Veho MUVI K-Series K2[plb_2962223_price] (2.00000108" and higher rated).

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other camcorders that have been available for a similar time to the Drift Stealth 2 Action, the Drift Stealth 2 Action does not have an image stabilizer.

It is worth considering alternative camcorders which also have an image stabilizer including the MUVI K-Series K2[pl_2962223_price], or the MUVI K-Series K1[pl_2962213_price] both from Veho or the ION Air Pro Lite WiFi ActION[plb_2962214_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens

Like most of the other camcorders that were released around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action, the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action does not have an interchangeable lens.

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Very Low Video Capturing Speed

The video capturing speeds of similar spec video cameras that are a comparable age to the Drift Stealth 2 Action range from 24fps to 120fps. At only 25 frames per second, the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action has a fairly low video capturing speed compared to most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The number of audio formats supported by the Drift Stealth 2 Action is more than most camcorders of this type and age. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this video camera. The audio formats supporteds aac are also supported by this Drift Innovation video camera.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other video cameras that were launched around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action, the Drift Stealth 2 Action is not waterproof.

If you want a video camera that is waterproof then you might want to consider the Panasonic HX-A1ME[plb_2962218_price], the Veho MUVI K-Series K2[plb_2962223_price], or the ION Air Pro Lite WiFi ActION[plb_2962214_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

The Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action is not 3D. Most of the other camcorders that have been available for around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

Most camcorders that were launched around the same time as the Drift Stealth 2 Action do not have a night mode. The Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action is no exception to this as it too does not have a night mode.

Alternative camcorders which also have a night mode that you might want to look at include the Transcend DrivePro 200[plb_2962204_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Projector

The Drift Stealth 2 Action does not have a built-in projector, although this is within the context that most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for more than two years also do not have a built-in projector.

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Only 5s Self-Timer Delay

This camcorder self-timer delay, which is typical of many similar spec video cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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2 Other reasons to consider the Drift Innovation Drift Stealth 2 Action

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was over three years ago when this camcorder was released.

Average Battery Life (max)

The Drift Stealth 2 Action has a pretty standard battery life (max) (2.5 hours) compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and type.

We compared all the other 2.5h battery life video cameras to this video camera and we think because of it's better review score, the ION Air Pro Lite WiFi ActION[plb_2962214_price] is also worth considering.

Camcorders with a longer battery life (max) that might also be worth looking at include the Veho MUVI K-Series K2[plb_2962223_price] (4h) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Image Sensor
Sensor Type
Lens System
Image Stabilizer
Interchangeable Lens
Image Stabilizer Type
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Storage
Memory Slots
Compatible Memory Cards
Focusing
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus Adjustment
White Balance
White Balance
Shutter
Shutter Speed (video)
Camera Shutter Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-In Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder Type
Camera
Camcorder Type
3D
Minimum Illumination
Self-Timer Delay
Design
Colour of Product
Shock Proof Up to
Video
Full HD
Video Capturing Speed
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Maximum Video Resolution
Audio
Audio Formats Supported
Audio System
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
HDMI Port
USB Connector Type
Networking
Wi-Fi
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Type
Battery Technology
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Other Features
Compatible Operating Systems
Lens Focal Range
Manual Focus
Photo Mode
Internal Memory
Interface
Cable Type
Windows Operating Systems Supported
USB Connectivity
Audio Recording Formats
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Other Features
Smooth Slow Record
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)
USB Port
HDMI Out
Dimensions (WxDxH)
USB Cable
Shock Proof
Video Compression Formats
Display Diagonal (metric)
Wireless Connection
Projector
Built-In Projector
Technical Details
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Shutter Speed
Built-In WiFi
Dustproof
Self-Timer

Expert Reviews

(3)
29 July 2015

The Stealth 2 is a good action camera if we were still in early 2014, but many new cameras have since surpassed it in specs and image quality. It has plusses: the rotating lens, ease of use,...

Compact size
Rotating lens
Splashresistant body
Builtin WiFi
The Drift Stealth 2 is a very compact, lightweight splashproof action camera with a rotating lens that makes it possible to mount just about anywhere
Subpar smartphone app
Video resolution could be stronger
Timelapse, burst modes only 3 megapixels
While the battery lasts fairly long, it is builtin, so no swapping in a fresh pack to keep shooting
Its screen won't let you preview or review your shots
22 July 2015

A low-profile, weather-resistant full-HD action camera, the Drift Stealth 2 isn't without compromises, but makes up for them in size and usability...

21 July 2015

A low-profile, weather-resistant full-HD action camera, the Drift Stealth 2 isn't without compromises, but makes up for them in size and usability...

User Reviews

(64)
Reviewed 27 August 2016 by J A TURNBULL
(Verified Purchase)

Good product replaceable spare batteries would have made it perfect.

Reviewed 25 August 2016 by Jack N. Kemp
(Verified Purchase)

I give this item 5 stars even though I had to return the first Drift Initiation Stelth 2 due to an issue with the battery. The return service provided was first-class with no issues. The footage... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Recording time limited by battery life however works well and simple to use as a Motorbike Cam fitted to helmet no issues...

(Verified Purchase)

The battery doesnt last as long as long as id hoped, but the main issue is the connection to recharge the camera is poor, and i have to wrap a rubber band around the camera and wire at a certain... Read more…

Reviewed 20 August 2016 by Thoughtful Consumer
(Verified Purchase)

Dead battery on first one. Second one died after 30 minutes use...

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