Today, as a result of the continuous and booming market for action cameras, there is an increasing number of options to choose from. However, there’s one name that stands out among this vast selection of action camera brands – the GoPro Hero. Best, high-quality, and innovative are the most accurate words to describe GoPro Hero products such as its line of cameras and accessories – the GoPro Hero. GoPro Hero cameras appeal to both professional and amateur photographers primarily because of these 5 reasons:
Overall Camera Performance
When it comes to overall picture quality, GoPro Hero Cameras will always outshine its competitors. First off, photo clarity and sharpness. Since action cameras like GoPro Hero do not allow users to adjust its focus on a subject, it’s going to be quite tough for users to make sure that the photos taken are sharp. For still photos, blurs will be more evident for cameras that only offer a fixed focus feature. However, GoPro Hero Action cameras sport a fixed-focus sensor that promises a sharp focus on its subject, an output that most of its competitors can’t really deliver consistently. Secondly, when it comes to color saturation and contrast, a GoPro Hero action camera definitely stands out. The action camera of competitors produce colors that tend to be washed out and less lively looking. Whereas with GoPro Hero, photos and videos taken will surely be surreal and vivid. Lastly, when it comes to framerate for its video recording capability, GoPro Hero cameras offer more options and higher frame rate for high video quality. This is the biggest performance difference between GoPro Hero Cameras and its competitors: GoPro Hero’s video recording feature is capable of recording high-resolution videos like Full HD or 4K video at a high framerate like 260fps and 120fps.
Wide Array of Accessories
One of the main selling points of GoPro Hero cameras is their ability to adapt to the user’s physical activities and the environment through simple yet cutting-edge accessories. They have different mounts for different outdoor sports. Not to mention, they have a variety of cases designed for everyday use that can greatly withstand harsh outdoor elements and even underwater. With GoPro Hero action cameras, there’s definitely amount or a case that could easily keep up with your sport.
GoPro Hero action cameras are capable of being submerged underwater of up to 40 feet (with its underwater case) for as long as you wish to or as your battery would allow you. For GoPro Hero cameras that sport a way finder that’s touch screen, the user interface will still be highly responsive underwater. On top of that, photos are captured with great overall quality: lighting, sharpness, and saturation.
There’s no other action camera app better than GoPro Hero’s “Capture.” The overall interface and sync feature of this app is the best one there is for an action camera. Photos and videos are instantly synchronized to your phone or computer, and can easily become a remote control for your GoPro Hero action camera. The app is streamlined thus making it easier for users to use whether they’re using an Android or iOS device.