Three people reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. Biff0r mentioned in their review of this camcorder on Amazon “Also NVG mount for my fast helmet, I was using a cheap” and rated it 5 stars. Blair Rennie mentioned “Excellent deal - cheapest I've seen!”. Drlip wrote “Most importantly to me, all avaliable in a small package with countless cheap aftermarket mounts to have fun with” .
Three GoPro Hero 3 reviewers concluded that the GoPro Hero 3 was good value for money. Deb mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant gadget - good value for money”. Gizmodo.com said “The biggest ding against it is battery life, which is important enough to cost it half a star” in their review of this camcorder. Nothingwired.com wrote in their review two years ago “Excellent value”.
A number of GoPro Hero 3 owners who purchased the GoPro Hero 3 thought it was cheap. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert website PC Mag “GoPro's Hero3 White Edition is a solid, inexpensive action camera that shoots very sharp video for the price” in their review. Pcmag.com also said “It shares some of the Kodak PixPro SP1's attributes that previously made that one our go-to choice for inexpensive action cameras in th”.