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51points

GoPro Hero3+ Black

90points

GoPro Hero6 Black

GoPro Hero3+ Black
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GoPro Hero3+ Black vs GoPro Hero6 Black

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
51
points
GoPro Hero3+ Black
90
points
GoPro Hero6 Black

Why is GoPro Hero3+ Black better than GoPro Hero6 Black?

  • 3.33% more megapixels (main camera)
    12.4MPvs12MP
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has a microphone input
    ?
  • 43.9g lighter
    74gvs117.9g
  • 3.4mm shorter
    41mmvs44.4mm
  • 2.9mm narrower
    59mmvs61.9mm

Why is GoPro Hero6 Black better than GoPro Hero3+ Black?

  • 4x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 15fps
  • Has a removable battery
    ?
  • 3.39% more battery power
    1220mAhvs1180mAh
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?

Price comparison

GoPro Hero3+ Black

GoPro Hero6 Black

Design

1.Weather-sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

Dustproof/water-resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
3.height
?

Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

41mm

44.4mm

4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

74g

117.9g

5.has a touch screen
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
6.width
?

Best

Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder

20mm

59mm

61.9mm

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.

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

2160 x 15fps

2160 x 60fps

2.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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 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.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
4.Supports slow motion video recording
GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
5.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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
6.continuous shooting at high resolution
?

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

30fps

30fps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

12.4MP

12MP

2.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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
3.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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
4.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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
5.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
6.has a BSI sensor
?

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black

Audio

1.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

3

2.has a microphone input
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
3.has a stereo microphone
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1180mAh

1220mAh

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.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
5.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black

Features

1.has GPS
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
2.Is compatible with Android
?

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

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
4.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

GoPro Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
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 Hero3+ Black
GoPro Hero6 Black
6.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

For example

Sony HDR-PJ650V

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