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GoPro Hero7 Silver

GoPro Hero7 Silver
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GoPro Hero7 Silver review: specs and price

GoPro Hero7 Silver
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GoPro Hero7 Silver

Why is GoPro Hero7 Silver better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
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    10MPvs8.69MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    2160 x 30fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Weight
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    94.4gvs564.47g
  • Thickness
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    32mmvs124.45mm
  • Number of microphones
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    2vs1.49
  • Width
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    62.3mmvs83.5mm
  • Height
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    44.9mmvs85.24mm
  • Volume
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    89.51cm³vs827.48cm³

Price comparison

GoPro Hero7 Silver

ProductStorePrice
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro Hero 7 Silver
Amazon logo
$195.00
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro HERO7 Silver - E-Commerce Packagin...GoPro HERO7 Silver - E-Commerce Packaging - Waterproof Digital Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K HD Video 10MP Photos Live Streaming Stabilization
Amazon logo
$179.99
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro HERO7 Silver SD Card Bundle
Amazon logo
$299.99
GoPro Hero7 Silver pricegrabberGoPro HERO7 Silver Action Camera
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$199.99

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
GoPro Hero7 Silver
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.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.weight

94.4g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.screen size

2"

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

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

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.
2.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
3.supports slow-motion video recording
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Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.
4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
5.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.
6.continuous shooting at high resolution

15fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)

10MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.has a BSI sensor
GoPro Hero7 Silver
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.
3.has a brand lens
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The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
4.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.
5.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level.
6.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.

Audio

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

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
3.Has a zoom microphone
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Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.
4.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.
5.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.

Battery

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

1220mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
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) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
2.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
3.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
4.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.
5.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.
6.has an HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Price comparison

GoPro Hero7 Silver

ProductStorePrice
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro Hero 7 Silver
Amazon logo
$195.00
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro HERO7 Silver - E-Commerce Packagin...GoPro HERO7 Silver - E-Commerce Packaging - Waterproof Digital Action Camera with Touch Screen 4K HD Video 10MP Photos Live Streaming Stabilization
Amazon logo
$179.99
GoPro Hero7 Silver AmazonGoPro HERO7 Silver SD Card Bundle
Amazon logo
$299.99
GoPro Hero7 Silver pricegrabberGoPro HERO7 Silver Action Camera
pricegrabber logo
$199.99

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