60points

Garmin Virb X

52points

GoPro Hero4 Session

Garmin Virb X
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31 facts in comparison

Garmin Virb X vs GoPro Hero4 Session

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
60
points
Garmin Virb X
52
points
GoPro Hero4 Session

Why is Garmin Virb X better than GoPro Hero4 Session?

  • 1.55x more megapixels (main camera)
    12.4MPvs8MP
  • Has a removable battery
    ?
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Has a CMOS sensor
    ?
  • Has a microphone input
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Has a dedicated bike mount
    ?

Why is GoPro Hero4 Session better than Garmin Virb X?

  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • 5.1% more battery power
    1030mAhvs980mAh
  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • 77.7g lighter
    74gvs151.7g
  • Has timelapse function
    ?
  • 39mm narrower
    38mmvs77mm
  • 2.6mm shorter
    38mmvs40.6mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

GoPro Hero4 Session

Buy used:

$119.99

ProductStorePrice
GoPro Hero4 Session walmartSSE® Hunt + Fish Accessory Kit for GoPro...SSE® Hunt + Fish Accessory Kit for GoPro HERO+, HERO4 Session, HERO4, HERO3+, HERO3 (Black, Silver & White), HERO & HERO+ LCD. Includes Handheld Monopod + Chest Strap + Handlebar Mount + Head
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$9.99

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
3.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

151.7g

74g

4.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

36.8mm

36.4mm

5.height
?

Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

40.6mm

38mm

6.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

2.Supports slow-motion video recording
Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
3.has a serial shot mode
?

The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
4.Has timelapse function
?

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
5.continuous shooting at high resolution
?

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

10fps

10fps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

12.4MP

8MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
?

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
3.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session

Audio

1.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

2

2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

980mAh

1030mAh

3.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card. Show more

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session

Features

1.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
2.Is compatible with Android
?

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
5.Is compatible with iOS
?

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session
6.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Garmin Virb X
GoPro Hero4 Session

Price comparison

GoPro Hero4 Session

Buy used:

$119.99

ProductStorePrice
GoPro Hero4 Session walmartSSE® Hunt + Fish Accessory Kit for GoPro...SSE® Hunt + Fish Accessory Kit for GoPro HERO+, HERO4 Session, HERO4, HERO3+, HERO3 (Black, Silver & White), HERO & HERO+ LCD. Includes Handheld Monopod + Chest Strap + Handlebar Mount + Head
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$9.99

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