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GoPro Hero8 Black (2019)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of GoPro Hero8 Black (2019). 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 image quality and size are overall positive. The battery and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas views are divided on the reliability. There are some negative reviews about the memory and portability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero8 Black (2019) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 100/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Daven Mathies (digitaltrends.com)

GoPro Hero8 Black review: The best gets better

 

The Hero8 Black is a solid step forward for GoPro thanks to a new design with an integrated mount, improved user interface, and even better image stabilization. Plus, a new mod system will open up additional creative storytelling tools that take the...

Integrated mount ; Ridiculously good stabilization ; Automatic horizon leveling ; Side access to battery and card ; New "mod" support

Dec, 2019

Expert review by (engadget.com)

GoPro Hero 8 Black review: Minor redesign, major pay-off

 

GoPro made something of a comeback with the Hero 7 Black, and the Hero 8 builds on that success. While the core camera remains the same, the whole user experience feels much more refined. Some users will be bummed their filters are no longer...

Practical new design ; Improved stability ; Easy to use while maintaining pro features

New design renders some accessories obsolete ; No onboard HDMI port ; Battery life remains “acceptable” ; Front-facing display only available with aftermarket accessory

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : Chris Foreman (dpreview.com)

GoPro Hero8 Black review: Have action cameras finally hit a wall?

 

While improvements like HyperSmooth 2.0 stabilization are truly impressive, the latest GoPro generation really only offers incremental upgrades – and that's looking like a trend we can count on in the foreseeable future.

Mar, 2020

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Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

GoPro Hero8 Black

 

The GoPro Hero8 Black is the company's best action camera to date, offering class-leading stabilization and video quality in a rugged, waterproof body.

Stabilized 4K at up to 60fps. Rugged, waterproof design. Crisp touch LCD. Integrated mount. Improved user interface. USB-C charging. Companion app with automated editing. Promising Mod expansion system.

Wi-Fi video transfer can take some time. Cramped memory card slot.

Bottom Line: The GoPro Hero8 Black is the company's best action camera to date, offering class-leading stabilization and video quality in a rugged, waterproof body.

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : DC Rainmaker (dcrainmaker.com)

GoPro Display Mod Accessory In-Depth Review (Hero 8 & Hero 9 Compatible)

 

Exactly one year ago today GoPro announced the Display Mod, as part of the . At the time, a year before the Hero 9 would come out, it promised a way to see yourself from the front of the camera, aimed somewhat at vloggers, but realistically anyone that...

Oct, 2020

Expert review by : Adam Weissman (tomsguide.com)

GoPro Hero8 Black review

 

The GoPro Hero8 gets a sleek design makeover, and adds even-better motion stabilization.

Is it worth it to upgrade from the Hero7? Probably not, especially if you have housings for the previous three generations or have a tendency to break lenses. But if you have the cash and want best in class performance, it’s the best action camera around.

Sep, 2020

Expert review by : DC Rainmaker (dcrainmaker.com)

GoPro Hero 8 Black Charging Door Accessory: Video Review Posted

 

This is a super quick post just to for the handful of you that are into action cam stuffs but may not also subscribe to the . Wait, you don't?

Mar, 2020

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (computershopper.com)

GoPro Hero8 Black

 

Stabilized 4K at up to 60fps. Rugged, waterproof design. Crisp touch LCD. Integrated mount. Improved user interface. USB-C charging. Companion app with automated editing. Promising Mod expansion system.

Wi-Fi video transfer can take some time. Cramped memory card slot.

The GoPro Hero8 Black is the company's best action camera to date, offering class-leading stabilization and video quality in a rugged, waterproof body.

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : DC Rainmaker (dcrainmaker.com)

GoPro Hero 8 Black In-Depth Review

 

Like clockwork, GoPro has once again released their latest gen camera, this time the Hero 8 Black. While you'll undoubtedly hear about the headliner features like the improved stabilization via GoPro's new HyperSmooth Boost, the real goodness on this...

Oct, 2019

Expert review by : Mark Wilson (trustedreviews.com)

GoPro Hero 8 Black: enough to fend off rivals?

 

The best GoPro yet, but others offer better value

Built-in mounting fingers;Minor improvements to video and audio quality;UI now more customisable;HyperSmooth stabilisation works in all resolutions and frame rates

Expensive compared to Hero 7 Black and DJI Osmo Action;Lens cover no longer removable;Mods accessories not yet available

Oct, 2019
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