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GoPro Hero 3+ Camcorder

£124.00 £254.52 cheaper than 78 days ago
12MP 1/2 110g Dec 2012
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Full HD
Very light
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Based on 2,593 expert and user reviews (including 77 verified purchases), GoPro has excellent reviews for its camcorders. GoPro also has excellent reviews specifically within its big total megapixels video cameras range. 95% of those that bought a GoPro camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Released Over Four Years Ago

It was December 2012 when GoPro released the Hero 3+.


Full HD

Full HD

The Hero 3+ is Full HD. Most of the other camcorders of this age and spec also are Full HD.

We compared this camcorder to all the other Full HD video cameras and we think because of its better review score, the Sony HDR-CX730E is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camcorder has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many big total megapixels video cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Light

Camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera have weights of between 59g and 3.8kg, and the average weight is 580g. The Hero 3+ is one of the lighter video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder (only 110 grams) amongst big total megapixels video cameras of this age.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many camcorders of this spec and age.

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12 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 12 megapixels sensor video camera.

If you are looking for a video camera with a bigger total megapixels then you might want to consider the Panasonic HC-V770 (£331.18) (12.76MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers gopro hero3silvereditioncr, gopro afgophdhero3bk1bdl, gopro gophero3psrbdl, gopro gopchdhn302ob
Barcodes 00033586876271, 00616348060301, 00617401923984, 00617401924110, 00638267987859, 00795962343219, 00818279010008, 00818279010015, 00818279010022, 00818279010244, 00818279010817, 00818279010824, 00818279010831, 00818279010855, 00818279011128, 00818279011579, 00818279011845, 00818279012408, 00818279012422, 00818279014785, 00888253024369, 00888253024383, 02724271521030, 02777702915328, 06935698752112, 08182790100008, 08859056108237, 08859094919048

GoPro Hero 3+ Review Sources

To prepare this GoPro Hero 3+ review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,287 product attributes, 24,577 camcorder reviews and 2,150,700 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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