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
The GoPro Hero is a full-featured action camera with above-average performance, an easy-to-use mobile app and image stabilization.Read more
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2 editorial reviews
GoPro Hero 7 White review: it might not have the 4K video powers of the Hero 7 Black, but this is a fine entry-level action cam for beginners.Read more
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Full Comparison

Sensor

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Effective pixels10.0 Mpx10.0 Mpx

Image

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Image ratio W:H16:94:3, 16:9
Image stabilizer
yesyes
yesyes

Screen and viewfinder

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Built-in display
yesyes
yesyes
Screen size2.0 in
N/A
Screen technologyLCDLCD
Touch screen
yesyes
yesyes
Articulated LCD
N/A
nono

Photography features

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Photo mode
yesyes
yesyes
Maximum resolution (stills)2592.0 px
N/A
Continuous shooting
yesyes
N/A
Scene modes
N/A
Portrait

Videography features

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Maximum resolution1920.0 px
1920.0 px
Video resolutions1920.0 px1920.0 px
HD typeFull HDFull HD
Supported video file formatsH.264, MP4H.264
Supported video modes1080p1080p, 1440p
Analog signal format systemNTSC, PAL
N/A
3D recording
nono
N/A
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60.0 fps60.0 fps
Slow motion
N/A
2.0 x

Audio features

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Built-in speakers
yesyes
yesyes
Supported audio file formatsAAC
N/A

Design

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Colour of productBlack, Black,Grey, GreyGrey
Type of protectionWaterproofSplash proof, Water resistant, Waterproof
Waterproof up to1010

Storage

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Compatible memory cardsmicroSD (TransFlash)microSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size32.0 GB128.0 GB
Storage typesMemory cardMemory card

Power

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
Battery life (max)2.75 h
N/A
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery capacity1180.0 mAh
N/A
Battery voltage3.8 V
N/A
Video recording time2.75 h
N/A

Connectivity

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
HDMI ports quantity1
N/A
USB connector typeMini-USBUSB Type-C
USB 2.0 ports quantity1
N/A
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth
yesyes
N/A
Supported WiFi types
N/A
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
NFC
N/A
nono

Other features

GoPro HEROGoPro HEROGoPro HERO7GoPro HERO7
GPS
nono
nono
Voice control
yesyes
yesyes
Timelapse recording
N/A
yesyes