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GoPro Hero (2018)

GoPro Hero (2018)
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GoPro Hero (2018) review: specs and price

GoPro Hero (2018)
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GoPro Hero (2018)

Why is GoPro Hero (2018) better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
    10MPvs8.68MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
    ?

    1440 x 60fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Weight
    117gvs561.25g
  • Thickness
    35mmvs124.62mm
  • Height
    45mmvs85.17mm
  • Width
    65mmvs83.46mm
  • Volume
    102.38cm³vs827.2cm³
  • USB version
    ?

    3vs2

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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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 Hero (2018)
3.volume
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

102.38cm³

4.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

2"

5.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

117g

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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 Hero (2018)

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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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

1440 x 60fps

2.Supports slow-motion video recording
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For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
3.has a serial shot mode
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The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
4.Has timelapse function
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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

GoPro Hero (2018)
5.shoots raw
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A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor. Show more

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
6.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
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The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

For example

Sony HDR-TD30

GoPro Hero (2018)

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

10MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
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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 Hero (2018)
3.has manual white balance
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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)
4.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
5.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
6.wide aperture (main camera)
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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

Audio

1.has a microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
2.has a stereo microphone
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A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

GoPro Hero (2018)
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

For example

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

GoPro Hero (2018)
4.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

For example

Sony HDR-PJ650V

GoPro Hero (2018)

Battery

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

GoPro Hero (2018)
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1220mAh

3.has an external memory slot
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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 Hero (2018)
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

GoPro Hero (2018)
5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

GoPro Hero (2018)

Features

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

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
2.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

GoPro Hero (2018)
3.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

GoPro Hero (2018)
4.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

GoPro Hero (2018)
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (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)
6.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

GoPro Hero (2018)

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