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71points

GoPro Hero (2018)

56points

GoPro Hero4 Silver

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GoPro Hero (2018) vs GoPro Hero4 Silver

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
71
points
GoPro Hero (2018)
56
points
GoPro Hero4 Silver

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

  • 33.33% better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1440 x 60fpsvs1080 x 60fps
  • 5.17% more battery power
    1220mAhvs1160mAh
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection
    ?
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has a dedicated bike mount
    ?

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

  • 20% more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs10MP
  • 4mm shorter
    41mmvs45mm
  • 6mm narrower
    59mmvs65mm
  • Has manual gain
    ?
  • 14mm thinner
    21mmvs35mm
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • Is compatible with Windows Phone
    ?

Price comparison

GoPro Hero (2018)

GoPro Hero4 Silver

Design

1.Weather-sealed
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Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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Dustproof/water-resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
3.height
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Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

45mm

41mm

4.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
5.width
?

Best

Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder

20mm

65mm

59mm

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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

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.

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1440 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

2.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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
3.Supports slow motion video recording
?

For example

GoPro Hero7 White

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
5.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)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
6.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.

For example

GoPro Hero7 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

10MP

12MP

2.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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
3.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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
4.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)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
5.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level.

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

This allows to manually set the gain.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

Audio

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

For example

GoPro Hero7 Black

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
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 Silver
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.

For example

Canon EOS C700

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
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.

For example

Sony HDR-PJ650V

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

Battery

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

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

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1220mAh

1160mAh

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.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
5.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

Features

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

For example

GoPro Hero7 Silver

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
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)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
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)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
5.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)
GoPro Hero4 Silver
6.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

For example

Sony HDR-PJ650V

GoPro Hero (2018)
GoPro Hero4 Silver

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