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GoPro Hero5 Black

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GoPro Hero5 Black review: specs and price

GoPro Hero5 Black
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GoPro Hero5 Black

Why is GoPro Hero5 Black better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs8.66MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    2160 x 30fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Number of microphones
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    3vs1.48
  • Continuous shooting at high resolution
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    30fpsvs17.53fps
  • Waterproof depth rating
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    40mvs28.13m
  • Exposure time
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    30svs4.04s

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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.

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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.

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

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

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

2"

5.waterproof depth rating
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The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

Best

Veho Muvi K2

100m

40m

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

2160 x 30fps

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 Hero5 Black
3.Supports slow-motion video recording
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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.

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5.continuous shooting at high resolution
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Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

30fps

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.

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Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

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.

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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.

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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.

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5.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level.

GoPro Hero5 Black
6.has a BSI sensor
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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.

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Audio

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

Best

Nokia OZO

8

3

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 Hero5 Black

Battery

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

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2.battery power
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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.

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4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

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

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

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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.

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4.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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5.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
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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.

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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.

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