GoPro Hero 3+
GoPro Hero 3+
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GoPro Hero 3+ Good Choice Recommended Product Especially Recommended 5 Star Expert Reviews Ultimate
A 5 year old 12 megapixel 1 camcorder with poor features
12MP 1/2.3" Yes 110g Dec 2012
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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GoPro Hero 3+ Review

With mediocre features, we have ranked the GoPro Hero 3+ number 576 across all camcorders.
Missing Some Features
4 Years Old
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 28?

It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Panasonic video cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
It is missing some features:
Only 1" optical sensor size

GoPro Hero 3+ Video Reviews

GoPro Hero 3+ In-Depth Analysis


Excellent Brand

We checked 2,982 expert and user reviews (including 553 verified purchases) for GoPro video cameras and found that on average GoPro has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that GoPro has excellent reviews specifically for its camcorders. 95% of those that bought a GoPro camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Quite High Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of video cameras range from 0.41MP to 5,100,000MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 23,000MP. The Hero 3+'s effective megapixels (movie) of 10MP is fairly high compared to most other camcorders. It is in the highest 10% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Light

The weights of camcorders range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g. The weight of the GoPro Hero 3+ of only 110g is in the lightest 17% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/2.3|1" optical sensor size, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Quite Big Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Hero 3+ of 12MP is in the biggest 23% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average total megapixels of all video cameras is 8.2MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 210MP.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Hero 3+ is Full HD, as are 73% of camcorders.

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Released Over Four Years Ago

This video camera has been on the market since December 2012.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers gopro afgophdhero3bk1bdl, gopro gophero3psrbdl, gopro hero3silver
Barcodes 00616348060301, 00617401923984, 00617401924110, 00818279010817

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