The MGCOOL is the company who are providing the best gadgets on the cheapest price and also providing the quality. The MGCOOL Explorer is the series of the Action camera provided by the MGCOOL company. Previously MGCOOL has launched the Explorer 2 and now the company has come up with the Explorer 3 sports Action camera. This commendable Sports camera is proceeding at just $105 dollars on GearBest. It breaks of several essential features that a pricey camera is blessed with. The ones who are looking forward to a cheap camera can buy the over-featured product for enhancing their shopping experience.

Without any delay let’s take a look at the features and quality of this action camera and how this could be the perfect alternative to the GoPro, Xiaomi Mija action camera.

MGCOOL Explorer 3 Review: Quick Specification

GeneralMGCOOL Explorer 3
Type: Sports Camera
Equipped with 2-inch touchscreen
Video/Image QualityVideo format: MOV
Video Resolution: 1080P ( 60fps ) ( EIS ),4K (30fps),720P (120fps)
Image Format: JPEG
Image resolutions: 4254×3264 (14MP)
StorageTF 64G (not included)
PowerBattery Capacity (mAh): 1100mAh Li-ion battery
Working Time: about 75mins in 4K of 30fps, about 120mins in 1080p
Standby time: 7 days
Charging Time: 5V / 1A about 2 hours

Appearance & Design

The design of the Explorer 3 is very much simple and elegant. The design resembles the Explorer 2. On the front side, it has a 14MP camera with 2.0″ of a touch display. The MGCOOL Explorer 3 action camera has a total of two buttons on it the entire frame. One of the buttons use to turn on the camera and another is about to begin video recording or stop it. Apart from everything else, there is Wi-Fi option to get connected with important applications along with passing on the shot videos. The overall camera housing is quite convenient and impressive. You can easily drop it in your bag and carry it whenever you feel like.

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The left side of the camera has a slot of micro SD card that supports Up to 64GB memory. Although, there is no internal memory in the camera, yet the quick insertion of micro SD card is going to give you an elated experience. At the base of the camera, space for battery has been given. You will also find LED light to indicate when the camera is switched on and off.

Video & Picture Quality

The MGCOOL Explorer 3 running on the iCatch V50 SoC which will provide the better picture quality and the 14-megapixel sensor. The Camera can record the video at 1080P (60fps ), 4K (30fps), 720P (120fps).

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Even if you mount the camera on your trip it can still record the stable video due to Electronic Image Stabilization. The camera has a lot more functions like Slow-Motion video, Time-lapse, Brust mode etc. The dual speaker also captures the clear sound and provides the better quality.

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The max photo resolution of MGCOOL Explorer 3 is 4254×3264 (4K). The quality of the images clearly told that they were not been manipulated which in turn confirmed the high-quality camera lens. The camera offers recent stabilizer and recording feature which is definitely going to Envy the onlookers. Slight loss of sharpness is there in the pictures which make it worthy to go for higher priced cameras.


The camera looks quite sleek and robust in in a cardboard box. It has a compact design which impresses the moment you hold it in your hands. It comes packed in a plastic case with hefty number of accessories to complement its features. The complete packet comprises of a selfie stick, cable, user manual, to, bicycle and support anchors.MGCOOL Explorer 3

The camera comes with the Waterproof Case, Quick Release Mount, Flat Mount, Adhesive for Flat Mount, Curved Mount, Adhesive for Curved Mount, Spanner, Lock Bolt, Knuckle, Portable Case, USB Cable, User Manual. The memory card is not in the box, which you have to purchase. To record the video at 4K use the Class 10 memory card.

Battery PerformaceMGCOOL Explorer 3

Capacitated with 1100MAH battery power, the overall recording time of the MGCOOL Explorer 3 4K Sports camera in 75 minutes at 4K / 30 FPS and 120 Min at 1080 pixel. You need to charge the battery for 2 hours to experience the features of it. Repeatedly changing the batteries and then charging them is not going to happen with this camera. The users have installed that the camera is all about whir convenience, better image quality and more fun.

MGCOOL Review & Conclusion

Without a spending on overpriced DSLR, MGCOOL Explorer 3 action camera is going to fetch you resembling features at a lower price. So if you are slightly good at photography, this Sports camera is definitely going to be your favorite one. In other words, the action camera is definitely going to impress a lot more than you think. It has a high quality image shooting features and a perfect underwater diving specification. With just a price of $105, you are getting a complete package with all the accessories add in a single box.

The MGCOOL Explorer 3 4K Sports camera is totally epic it is going to teach you a lot more about shooting videos and pictures. The accessories, software, lens and attachment need quite a lot of attention in the beginning so that you comprehend exact usage of everything. The MGCOOL Explorer 3 4K Sports camera is a perfect replacement for fancy GoPro which extract a lot of money from you and are quite enormous in size.