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GoPro Hero5

GoPro Hero5
alaScore 96

162 reviews

Feb, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 162 reviews of GoPro Hero5. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Views about the reliability and usability are generally positive. Some have doubts about the price.

usability, reliability

price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 162 reviews)

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Expert review by: Eric Reagan (photographybay.com)

GoPro HERO5 Leaks Out

 

It looks like the GoPro HERO5 has leaked out ahead of the official announcement (usually in the Sept./Oct. timeframe). Based on a video that surfaced on Reddit and later on The Verge, the HERO5 appears to feature a touchscreen display and a new...

I have yet to try them, but the reviews are good.

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: (t3.com)

GoPro Hero5 Black review and sample videos. And we're also taking a look at the GoPro Karma Drone!

 

The ultimate action cam and an easy to fly drone with independently moving GoPro camera mount

Voice activated camera control ; Improved video and stills ; Brilliant optional drone

Fiddly rear touchscreen ; Caseless waterproofing suspect ; Package can get expensive

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

GoPro HERO5 Black hands-on review

 

The original action cam learns a few new tricks - like how to survive underwater

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Joshua Goldman (cnet.com.au)

GoPro Hero5: Everything we know so far

 

On GoPro's Q4 2015 earnings conference call on February 3, CEO Nick Woodman dropped a couple of nuggets as to the direction the company would be taking its action cams activity-capture devices for 2016, not the least of which was the eventual release...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by: Ilse Jurriën (letsgodigital.org)

GoPro Hero 5 action cameras

 

The Hero 5 Black is the most powerful, easy-to-use GoPro ever. Exciting features include a 2-inch touch display with simplified controls. And the ability to shoot professional quality photos at 12 megapixel resolution in RAW and WDR format. The Hero 5...

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Staff Writer (bit.com.au)

GoPro Hero 5 review: Hey it’s for business too

 

GoPro has, for many years, dominated the action camera scene. From the outset, the company recognised the need to combine top image quality with a compact, go-anywhere design – and the result has been huge sales globally, and it hasn't been just...

It’s inevitable: with more features, better ease of use, and waterproofing, plus improved audio capture, the GoPro Hero 5 Black is the new king of action cameras.

Nov, 2016

Expert review by: (stuff.tv_in)

GoPro HERO5 Black hands-on review

 

It's waterproof out of the box, shoots slick videos in 4K, supports voice commands, and more

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: SkyGuy (rakuten.com)

SkyGuy

 

I am a pilot and professional photographer. I wanted this for creating video of my airplane, and I think it will be great for that. The optics are excellent - corner to corner sharpness. There is a bit of a learning curve in the settings menu, what...

Consumer review by: Scott (rakuten.com)

Scott

 

I have enjoyed this camera immensely since I got it out of the box. I have mounted it on bicycle helmets, motorcycles, RC aircraft, my head, and boats- It gives tons of detail , the microphone captures decent audio and the camera is very tough-...

Consumer review by: (rakuten.com)

GoPro HD Motorsports HERO 5MP Camera

 

If it's too cold out the unit locks up.

Product Specifications

Display

Flip-out screen: No

Packaging Content

Basic mount: Yes

Video

HD type:4K Ultra HD