GoPro Hero 4 vs Polaroid ID1880

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GoPro Hero 4
Polaroid iD1880

Top Prices

eBay
Standard delivery: £5.00
Amazon UK
Standard delivery: £7.99
Argos
Standard delivery: £3.95
In stock
Start Fitness
Delivery unknown
In stock
eBay
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock

Reasons For

3 Reasons For
49 shops are selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
Better selling
The GoPro Hero 4 ranks No. 91 by number of sales, but the Polaroid iD1880 ranks No. 63057.
Hugely better user reviews
Based on 610 reviews, the average user review score of the GoPro Hero 4 is 87%, but the average rating of the Polaroid iD1880 is 47% (based on 3 reviews).
4 Reasons For
4x bigger digital zoom Edit
The Polaroid iD1880 is a 4x (digital) camcorder, whereas the GoPro Hero 4 is only a unknownx (digital) camcorder (4x smaller). Read more

A digital zoom enlarges the pixels in a digital image to make the subject appear closer. Using digital zoom can result in images becoming blurry as the underlying image remains the same.

A digital zoom allows you to enlarge a subject without having to move closer. Digital zoom can be used as an alternative to an optical zoom, although it will result in a loss of image quality.

Larger screen size Edit
The Polaroid iD1880 is a 2.7" screen size camcorder. That's 2.7" larger than the GoPro Hero 4 (2.7"). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

1h longer battery life Edit
The Polaroid iD1880 has a battery life of 1h, whereas the GoPro Hero 4 is only a unknownh battery life camcorder (1h shorter). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

Cheaper by £5
The Polaroid iD1880 costs £34.99, whereas the GoPro Hero 4 is £39.90.

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
More expensive by £5
The GoPro Hero 4 is £4.91 more expensive than the Polaroid iD1880.
Older by seven months
The GoPro Hero 4 is seven months older than the Polaroid iD1880.
3 Reasons Against
Not as many stockists
The Polaroid iD1880 is only stocked by 3 sellers, however the GoPro Hero 4 is stocked by 52 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
Less popular
The Polaroid iD1880 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 63057 by number of sales in our camcorders, but the GoPro Hero 4 ranks No. 91.
User review Rating is hugely Worse
The Polaroid iD1880 only has an average user score of 47%, but the GoPro Hero 4 has an average user rating of 87% (based on 610 reviews).

Awards

12 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
CNET.com: Editor's Choice
CNET.com.au: Editor's Choice
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
ljudochbild.se: Best in Test
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 6 Star
M3.idg.se: Recommended
mashable.com: Mashable Choice
PC Advisor.co.uk: Gold
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

No reviews found

Average User Rating

Date Released

49 months Ago 41 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 1 Year

Image Sensor

Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Movie Megapixel Count
12MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 4x
Image Stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabiliser
Image Stabiliser
 Digital
 Digital
BEST
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 58mm
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 58mm
Maximum Aperture Value
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 58
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 58

Storage

Memory Card Slot
1 1
Memory Card
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSD (Transflash)

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.1m
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Auto

Light Exposure

Scene Mode
 Beach
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Beach
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Auto

Flash

Built-In Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash
Built-In Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in light

Display

Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.7"
Touch Sensitive Screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Touch sensitive screen

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.7"
Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 2,10

Design

Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Capturing Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Video Format
 MOV
 MOV
BEST
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 720
BEST
Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

Audio

Audio Format
 AAC++
 AAC++

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI port
HDMI Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Battery

Battery Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 1h
Battery Type
Rechargeable Lithium-Ion
Battery
 Lithium
 Lithium
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 90g
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 50mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 20mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 110mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
GoPro Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Included
 USB
 AV
 USB
 AV
BEST
Wrist Strap Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wrist strap included

Other Features

Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data Windows & Mac
Lens Focal Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 58
Auto Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus
Photo Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Photo mode
Spotlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Spotlight
A/V Cable Included
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Interface
USB USB 2.0
Cable
Unknown - Click to provide data USB ,AV
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8,5.1
The Windows Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 The Windows operating system
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
AV Cable
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Recording Format
 AAC+
 AAC+
Mac Operating Systems
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems
USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB port
HDMI Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI out port
Dimensions
Unknown - Click to provide data 110 x 50 x 20
USB Cable Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cable included
USB 2.0 Connector
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Video Compression Format
 MOV
 MOV
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.86cm

Technical Details

Touch Panel
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Touch panel
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Unknown - Click to provide data 110 x 50 x 20
Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-timer
Battery Charger Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Battery charger included
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