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Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF vs GoPro Hero 4

Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF vs GoPro Hero 4

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Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF
GoPro Hero 4

Top Prices

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FREE Standard delivery
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Reasons For

No data 3 Reasons For
Fifteen times lighter Edit
The GoPro Hero 4 has a weight of 110g, whereas the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is a 1.7kg weight camcorder (1.6kg heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Cheaper by £1,550
The GoPro Hero 4 is £1,550 cheaper than the Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF.
28 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.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
1.6kg heavier Edit
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF has a weight of 1.7kg, but the GoPro Hero 4 is a 110g weight camcorder (1.6kg lighter). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

More expensive by £1,550
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is £1,550 more expensive than the GoPro Hero 4.
Not as many stockists
The Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera EF is only stocked by 2 retailers, however the GoPro Hero 4 is stocked by 30 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.
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 6 Awards
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
Lydogbilde.no: Best in Test 6 Star
M3.idg.se: Recommended
PC Advisor.co.uk: Gold
purepc.pl: Recommended
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice

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Date Released

46 months Ago 54 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 1 Year

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
Unknown - Click to provide data 12MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
BEST
Effective Megapixels (movie)
Unknown - Click to provide data 12MP
Maximum Resolution Per CCD
2,500 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Memory Slots
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Compatible Memory Cards
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSD (Transflash)
Camcorder Media Type
 SSD
BEST
 SSD

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Auto

Display

Display Diagonal
8" Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
BEST
 handheld
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data

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 Formats Supported
 RAW
BEST
 RAW
Video Resolutions
 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(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
 Mono
 Mono

Ports & Interfaces

Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
 Headphone outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini USB Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.7kg 110g
BEST
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

Batteries Included
 Batteries included
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 Ports
1 x Thunderbolt Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
Unknown - Click to provide data USB
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
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