Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF vs GoPro Hero 4

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Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF
GoPro Hero 4

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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Standard delivery: £3.95
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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Larger screen size Edit
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is an 8" screen size camcorder. That's 8" larger than the GoPro Hero 4 (unknown"). 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.

1.5h longer battery life Edit
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF has a battery life of 1.5h, whereas the GoPro Hero 4 is only a unknownh battery life camcorder (1.5h 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.

3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £1,659
The GoPro Hero 4 is £1,659.10 cheaper than the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF.
48 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
Better selling
The GoPro Hero 4 ranks No. 91 by number of sales, whereas the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF ranks No. 271097.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
More expensive by £1,659
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is £1,659.10 more expensive than the GoPro Hero 4.
Not as many stockists
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is only stocked by 3 stores, however the GoPro Hero 4 is stocked by 51 stores. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
Less popular
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 271097 by number of sales in our camcorders, but the GoPro Hero 4 ranks No. 91.
1 Reason Against
Older by seven months
The GoPro Hero 4 is seven months older than the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF.

Awards

No awards found 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

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

No reviews found

Date Released

41 months Ago 49 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 1 Year

Image Sensor

Movie Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 12MP
Maximum Resolution Per CCD
2,500 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Memory Card Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Memory Card
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSD (Transflash)
Storage Media Type
 SSD
BEST
 SSD

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Auto

Display

Screen Size
8" Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
BEST
 handheld

Design

Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 White
 Black
 White

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Video Capturing Speed
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 RAW
BEST
 RAW
Video Resolution
 2432 x 1366
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 2432 x 1366
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Maximum Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Audio

Built-In Speaker
 Built-in speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
 Mono
 Mono

Ports & Interfaces

Microphone in Port
 Microphone in port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini-USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life
1.5h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Rechargeable
Battery
 Polymer
BEST
 Polymer
Battery Recharge Time
2h Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
126.49mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
113.51mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
166.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Included Battery
 Included battery
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
DaVinci Resolve GoPro Software
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

I/O Port
1 x Thunderbolt Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
Unknown - Click to provide data USB
Mac Operating Systems
 Mac operating systems
Unknown - Click to provide data
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