GoPro Hero 4 vs HP F-500

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GoPro Hero 4
HP F-500

Top Prices

Currys
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
Argos
Standard delivery: £3.95
In stock
Amazon UK
FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Hargroves Cycles
Out of stock
ComWales
Delivery unknown
In stock
CompAdvance
Out of stock

Reasons For

1 Reason For
Available from 41 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
2 Reasons For
£74 cheaper
The HP F-500 costs £73.73 less than the GoPro Hero 4.
User reviews are slightly better
Based on 8 user reviews, the HP F-500 has an average review score of 88%, however the GoPro Hero 4 has an average rating of 87% (based on 610 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
£74 more expensive
The GoPro Hero 4 is more expensive than the HP F-500 by £73.73.
Seven months older
The GoPro Hero 4 is older than the HP F-500 by seven months.
A little Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the GoPro Hero 4 is 87%, whereas the average user rating of the HP F-500 is 88% (based on 8 reviews).
1 Reason Against
Less retailers
Only 2 retailers sells the HP F-500, whereas 43 shops sell the GoPro Hero 4. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

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

Average User Rating

Date Released

49 months Ago 42 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

Interchangeable Lens
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interchangeable lens
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.95mm
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.95mm
Maximum Aperture Value
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9
Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.95
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.95

Storage

Memory Card Slot
1 1
Memory Card
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 SDHC
 MicroSDHC
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 SDHC
 MicroSDHC
BEST

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5m

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Auto

Display

Built-In Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in display

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

3D Compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible

Design

Colour
 White
 Black
 White
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Capturing Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 30fps
Video Format
 MOV
 MOV
BEST
Video Resolution
 1280 x 720
 1280 x 720
BEST
Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
BEST
 3840 x 2160

Still Image

Still Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST

Audio

Audio Format
 ADPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
 PCM
BEST
Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone

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 0.17h
Battery Type
Rechargeable Lithium-Ion
Battery
 Lithium
 Lithium
BEST

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 455g
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 170mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 95mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 135mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
GoPro Software Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Night Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Night mode
Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data Windows & Mac
Lens Focal Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.95
Photo Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Photo mode
Interface
USB USB 2.0
Aperture Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.9
The Windows Operating System
Unknown - Click to provide data
 The Windows operating system
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
Audio Recording Format
 PCM
 ADPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
Mac Operating Systems
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems
Other Features
Unknown - Click to provide data G Sensor
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Unknown - Click to provide data 21.2mm
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 135 x 170 x 95
USB 2.0 Connector
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Video Compression Format
 MOV
 MOV

Projector

Built-In Projector
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in projector

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Unknown - Click to provide data 135 x 170 x 95
Power Supply Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Battery,12V car adapter
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