The SJCAM SJ5000x Elite is a big upgrade to the SJ4000 Series providing you a 12.4 megapixel sensor for shooting much crisper photos and recording amazing 1080P videos. Its high-precision super wide angle lens provides superb image quality with vivid colors. With a Field of View (FOV) of 170º you get to shoot all the action in front of the camera, and with Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) enabled, you are assured to get vivid imagery and footages each and every time. Gyro stabilized video recording minimizes shake for smooth playback of action shots worth showing to friends, the public, and online. Dive down to 30 meters (90 feet) without worries using the waterproof housing already included in the box.

SJ5000X Elite

your most memorable moments
captured with 4k

  • 4K@24fps, 2K @30fps

  • 12.4MP Sony Sensor

  • 70°-170°Wide Angles

  • 2.0”LCD ltps

  • WiFi optional

  • gyro stabilization

  • motion detection

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7 wonderful

SJ5000x Elite comes
in 7 different colors.
Pick your own!

take a deep

Dive up to 30 meters (90 feet) with the SJ5000x Elite. SJ5000x Elite comes with a very sleek and sturdy waterproof case.

Wide ANGLE 170°
Adjustable Wide Angle Lens

Three FOV settings allow you to catch up to 166°on your Star.

Capture exactly what you want without post-editing.

SJ5000x Elite Adopts the Sony IMX078 sensor for Fast image processing Speed.

The SJCAM SJ5000x Elite ups the ante for the Action Camera marking by adopting the very stable and fast processing speed Sony IMX078cqk image processor.

The IMX078 has back-illuminated 12.40M-effective pixel CMOS image sensor to achieve higher resolution from the 12.40M effective pixels

12.4MP Sensor
Wide Angle Lens

SJCAM SJ5000x Elite has a 12.4 mega pixel sensor for shooting crisp photos and recording amazing 1080P videos. With it’s high precision super wide angle lens provides superb image quality with vivid colors.

FullHD 1920x1080
HD 1280x720
SD 720x480

SJCAM SJ5000x Elite Action Camera has full HD resolution recording at 1920×1080. Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) allows you to Capture warm and vivid Picturesque scenes with the SJ5000x Elite.

SJCAM SJ5000x:
Control, View & Share via WiFi

SJCAM Zone App by SJCAM allows you to control you SJ5000x Elite with the touch of your iPhone, Android phone or Tablet PC. Remotely control functions and settings. Seamlessly capture photos, record video, or transfer files. The UI is very easy to use - Start using SJCAM Zone today

Photo Resolutions

12 MP 4032*3024
10MP 3648*2736
8MP 3264*2448
5MP 2592*1944
3MP 2048*1536
2MP HD 1920*1080
VGA 640*480
1.3MP 1280*960

Video Resolutions

4K @ 24fps (interpolated)
2K @ 30fps
1080P @ 60fps
1080P @ 30fps
720P @ 120fps
720P @ 60fps
720P @ 30fps


Novatek 96660


Sony IMX078

Sensor Resolution

12.4 MegaPixels

Screen Size

2" LCD





Image Stabilization


Wireless Remote



Micro USB Port

External Mic Support


Maximum Storage


Battery Size


Battery Life (Approx.)

90 minutes



Dimensions (L*W*H)

61×25×42.4 mm


75 g

Max Bitrate

Up to 30mbps

Video File Format



Video/Photo Mode, VideoLapse, Slow Rec, PhotoLapse, Burst Mode, Underwater mode, Motion Detection, Car Mode

Aditional Settings and Options

WDR, Distortion correction, Gyro Sensor, Rotate, Long Exposure, OSD Mode, Video File Format, Light Set, Power On Record, Adjustable FOV, Loop Recording, Double File, RAW Photos, Contrast, Nosie Reduction, EV, Color, White Balance, Sharpness, Bitrate

What's included

1 x SJ5000X Action Cam; 1 x Waterproof Housing; 1 x Bicycle Stand
1 x Back Clip; 1 x Housing Backdoor; 1 x Micro USB Cable
1 x Switch Mount A; 1 x Switch Mount B; 1 x Switch Mount C
1 x Vertical Fixed Base; 1 x Universal 1/4″ Tripod Adapter
1 x Mount base; 2 x Helmet Base; 2 x Band; 2 x 3M Adhesive Tape
1 x Cleaning Cloth; 1 x Multi-language Manual; 2 x SJCAM Stickers
1 x 900mAh Li-ion Battery(in the camera)