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GoPro HERO vs GoPro HERO7

GoPro HERO Action Camera
GoPro HERO
GoPro HERO7 Action Camera
GoPro HERO7
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6 editorial reviews
GoPro Hero Review: A casual action camera that works well tech news at BGR IndiaRead more
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2 editorial reviews
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Sensor

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Effective pixels
10.0 Mpx
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10.0 Mpx
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Image

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Image ratio W:H
16:9
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  • 4:3
  • 16:9
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Image stabilizer
yes
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yes
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Screen and viewfinder

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Built-in display
yes
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yes
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Screen size
2.0 in
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N/A
Screen technology
LCD
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LCD
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Touch screen
yes
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yes
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Articulated LCD
N/A
no
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Photography features

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Photo mode
yes
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yes
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Maximum resolution (stills)
  • 2592
  • 1944
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N/A
Continuous shooting
yes
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N/A
Scene modes
N/A
Portrait
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Videography features

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Maximum resolution
  • 1920
  • 1080
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  • 1920
  • 1440
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Video resolutions
1920.0 px
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  • 1920 x 1080
  • 1920 x 1440
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HD type
Full HD
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Full HD
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Supported video file formats
  • H.264
  • MP4
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H.264
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Supported video modes
1080p
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  • 1080p
  • 1440p
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Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
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N/A
3D recording
no
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N/A
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
60.0 fps
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60.0 fps
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Slow motion
N/A
2.0 x
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Audio features

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Built-in microphone
yes
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yes
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Built-in speakers
yes
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yes
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Supported audio file formats
AAC
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N/A

Design

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Colour of product
  • Black
  • Black,Grey
  • Grey
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Grey
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Type of protection
Waterproof
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  • Splash proof
  • Water resistant
  • Waterproof
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Waterproof up to
10
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10
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Storage

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Compatible memory cards
microSD
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microSD
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Maximum memory card size
32.0 GB
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128.0 GB
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Storage types
Memory card
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Memory card
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Power

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Battery life (max)
2.75 h
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N/A
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
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Lithium-Ion
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Battery capacity
1180.0 mAh
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N/A
Battery voltage
3.8 V
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N/A
Video recording time
2.75 h
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N/A

Connectivity

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HDMI ports quantity
1
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N/A
USB connector type
Mini-USB
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USB Type-C
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USB 2.0 ports quantity
1
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N/A
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth
yes
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N/A
Supported WiFi types
N/A
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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NFC
N/A
no
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Other features

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GPS
no
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no
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Voice control
yes
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yes
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Timelapse recording
N/A
yes
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