43points

GoPro HD Hero2

44points

GoPro Hero3+ Silver

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
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27 facts in comparison

GoPro HD Hero2 vs GoPro Hero3+ Silver

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
43
points
GoPro HD Hero2
44
points
GoPro Hero3+ Silver

Why is GoPro HD Hero2 better than GoPro Hero3+ Silver?

  • 10% more megapixels (main camera)
    11MPvs10MP
  • Has a removable battery
    ?
  • Has a CMOS sensor
    ?
  • 4g lighter
    70gvs74g
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has a dedicated bike mount
    ?
  • Has a pistol grip
    ?

Why is GoPro Hero3+ Silver better than GoPro HD Hero2?

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

    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • 7.27% more battery power
    1180mAhvs1100mAh
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • Has Wi-Fi
    ?
  • 9mm thinner
    21mmvs30mm
  • 1mm shorter
    41mmvs42mm
  • 1mm narrower
    59mmvs60mm

Price comparison

GoPro Hero3+ Silver

Buy used:

$178.99

ProductStorePrice
GoPro Hero3+ Silver AmazonGoPro HERO3+: Silver Edition
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$179.95
GoPro Hero3+ Silver walmartGoPro Camera HERO3+ Silver Bundle (Silve...GoPro Camera HERO3+ Silver Bundle (Silver)
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$259.95

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
3.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

70g

74g

4.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

30mm

21mm

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
6.height
?

Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

42mm

41mm

Videography

1.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
2.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

3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
4.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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

11MP

10MP

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
3.wide aperture (main camera)
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject. Show more

Best

JVC Everio GZ-VX815

f/1.20

f/2.80

f/2.80

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
2.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

For example

GoPro Hero7 Black

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1100mAh

1180mAh

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver

Features

1.Is compatible with Android
?

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
2.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
3.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver
4.Is compatible with iOS
?

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

GoPro HD Hero2
GoPro Hero3+ Silver

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