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GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero (2018)
Top 27%1,112 points
Top 27%
Top specs and features

GoPro Hero (2018) review: 56 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

10MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP

2. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
GoPro Hero (2018)
71% have it

3. 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.
1440 x 60fps
JVC GY-LS300: 2160 x 150fps

4. battery power

1220mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh

5. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
GoPro Hero (2018)
13% have it

6. Supports slow motion video recording

GoPro Hero (2018)
18% have it

7. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
GoPro Hero (2018)
38% have it

8. 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.
GoPro Hero (2018)
80% have it

9. Is compatible with Android

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
GoPro Hero (2018)
23% have it

10. Has 802.11n WiFi 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.
GoPro Hero (2018)
26% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
GoPro Hero (2018)
53% have it

12. weight

117g
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g

13. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.
GoPro Hero (2018)
28% have it

14. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
GoPro Hero (2018)
52% have it

15. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
GoPro Hero (2018)
21% have it

16. 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.
GoPro Hero (2018)
7% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
GoPro Hero (2018)
58% have it

18. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
GoPro Hero (2018)
27% have it

19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
GoPro Hero (2018)
30% have it

20. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
GoPro Hero (2018)
55% have it

21. 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.
GoPro Hero (2018)
77% have it

22. height

45mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm

23. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
GoPro Hero (2018)
49% have it

24. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
GoPro Hero (2018)
77% have it

25. thickness

35mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm

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