The GoPro HERO3: Silver Edition Camera is smaller and lighter than its predecessor. It's also Wi-Fi enabled. The HERO3 is designed for recording action sports and it comes with a rugged, waterproof housing that can go down to a depth of 197' (60 m). The camera captures up to Full HD 1920 x 1080p video at 30 fps, but it also captures 960p, 720p and 480p video as well. Plus, it supports NTSC and PAL, and it can record up to 120 fps. For still images, the HERO3 supports 5, 8 and 11-megapixel photos.
The HERO3 is compatible with the optional Wi-Fi Remote, LCD Touch BacPac and Battery BacPac (all sold separately). It comes with several mounts and mounting hardware for a variety of uses. The camera features an ultra-wide angle, 6-element aspherical lens, an 11-megapixel sensor and microSD card slot that accepts up to 64GB cards. There's a USB 2.0 port, a micro HDMI output and a port for optional accessories including the 3.5mm Stereo Mic Adapter and Composite A/V Adapter (both sold separately).
To ensure you get the best shot possible, the HERO3 is equipped with advanced camera settings including video looping, Protune, manual white balance and more. Plus, it supports 11-megapixel burst shooting at 10 fps and time-lapse recording at 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30 or 60 second intervals. The HERO3 also features AAC compression with AGC enhanced audio performance, as well as a 1050 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery.
- Wearable, mountable camera with ultra-wide angle aspherical, 6-element lens
- Capture Full HD 1080p (30 fps), HD 960p (48 fps), HD 720p (60 fps) and WVGA 480p (120 fps) video
- Immersive, wide angle capture of your favorite activities
- Professional quality 5, 8 and 11-megapixel photo capture with 10 fps burst mode
- Built-in Wi-Fi enables remote control via optional Wi-Fi Remote or live video preview and remote control on smartphones and tablets running the free GoPro App
- The GoPro App lets you control your camera remotely, preview shots and play back content on your smartphone or tablet. Plus, it makes it easy to share your favorite photos and videos via email, text, Instagram, Facebook and more. The app also lets you browse and delete files on the camera's memory card or copy photos and videos to a GoPro album on your smartphone or tablet
- Rugged housing is waterproof to 197' (60 m) and captures sharp images above and below water
- Compatible with all GoPro mounts for attaching to gear, body, helmets, vehicles and more
- Compatible with LCD Touch BacPac and second generation Battery BacPac
- Backwards compatible with older generation BacPacs
- Advanced camera settings include video looping, Protune, manual white balance controls and more
- Port for optional accessories supports 3.5mm Stereo Mic Adapter and Composite A/V Adapter (sold separately)
- Basic mounts and hardware included for attaching to helmets, gear and more
- Supports microSD cards up to 64GB
- Micro HDMI output
- Enhanced audio performance supports AAC audio compression with AGC
- Auto, Cam Raw 3000K, 5500K and 6500K white balance modes
- Burst shooting modes include 3/1, 5/1, 10/1 and 10/2
- Simultaneous record and charge capability
- Four red recording LEDs and a one blue wireless-enabled LED indicator