68points

GoPro Hero (2018)

58points

GoPro Hero4 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
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49 facts in comparison

GoPro Hero (2018) vs GoPro Hero4 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
68
points
GoPro Hero (2018)
58
points
GoPro Hero4 Black

Why is GoPro Hero (2018) better than GoPro Hero4 Black?

  • 5.17% more battery power
    1220mAhvs1160mAh
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has a CMOS sensor
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has a dedicated bike mount
    ?

Why is GoPro Hero4 Black better than GoPro Hero (2018)?

  • 20% more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs10MP
  • 1.5x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 120fpsvs1440 x 60fps
  • Supports slow-motion video recording
  • Has manual gain
    ?
  • 14mm thinner
    21mmvs35mm
  • 4mm shorter
    41mmvs45mm
  • 6mm narrower
    59mmvs65mm
  • Has a remote control
    ?

Price comparison

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 Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
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 Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
3.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 Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
4.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
5.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

35mm

21mm

6.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

For example

Sony RX0 II

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black

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

1440 x 60fps

1080 x 120fps

2.Supports slow-motion video recording
GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
5.shoots raw
?

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)
GoPro Hero4 Black
6.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
?

The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

For example

Sony HDR-TD30

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

10MP

12MP

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 Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
3.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)
GoPro Hero4 Black
4.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
5.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. Show more

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
6.has manual gain
?

This allows to manually set the gain.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
2.has a stereo microphone
?

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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

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)
GoPro Hero4 Black
4.has stereo speakers
?

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)
GoPro Hero4 Black

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1220mAh

1160mAh

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 Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black

Features

1.has GPS
?

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

For example

GoPro Hero8 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
2.Is compatible with Android
?

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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
3.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)
GoPro Hero4 Black
4.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

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)
GoPro Hero4 Black
6.Is compatible with iOS
?

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

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Black

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