Xiaomi launches GoPro video camera rival at a fraction of the cost

 

Chinese smartphone and gadget maker Xiaomi this morning unveiled its newest toy, a GoPro-like sports video camera dubbed YiCamera. In typical Xiaomi fashion, the camera is now on sale at the Mi.com website (in China only) via flash sale at a fraction of the cost of its American inspiration: RMB 399 (US$63.50). Xiaomi didn’t actually create…