GoPro HERO8 Black comes with cutting-edge features that make high-quality image capturing a piece of cake. You can also use it as a webcam on your laptop or desktop with the aid of an app that is freely downloadable.
It comes with the upgraded HyperSmooth 2.0 stabilization so that there can be optimum effectiveness. There is an ergonomic base that boosts appearance and convenience when holding it. With a battery door with a new design, you can change the battery fast without much hassle. When compared to its predecessor, the HERO7, the HERO8 comes with a lens with double impact resistance. There is an extra Battery Mod, which can give you up to 2.5x additional battery life. Also, you can choose to use the flip-up Display Mod for easy viewing of frames. There is the LED Light Mod, along with Media Mod, which is optional for boosting effectiveness.
Our Take On HERO8
The GoPro HERO8 Black Camera has the capacity of supporting video resolutions of up to UHD 4K. You will like its upgraded SuperPhoto with HDR that guarantees a maximum reduction of a blur so that you can get improved detail, even when lighting is low. Hence, you can capture still images effectively for the most satisfactory result. There is a Night-Lapse function, which is also upgraded, for flawless shooting and processing of up to 4K time-lapses when it is dark. With its LiveBurst function, you can record 1.5 seconds before and after shooting so that you can choose the most satisfactory frame.
Besides, there is an upgrade of the lens field of view to four modes - Narrow, Linear at 24.4mm, Wide at 16.5mm, and SuperView at 15.1mm. It supports streaming to Facebook Live, and that is why it is very popular in online reviews. It is waterproof up to 33 feet, hence, you can use it for covering swimming, snorkeling, surfing, and related activities. There is a touchscreen that helps with fast and undemanding manipulation as well as monitoring of your activities. When you are too busy to control with your hand, you can use your voice to command it. It understands 15 voice commands across 10 languages.
Also, the HERO8 comes with the Face, Smile, and Scene Detection features so that you can shoot at the highest level of precision. With its state-of-the-art noise suppression function, you can be sure of perfect filtration of vibration, wind, as well as handling noise so that you can achieve top audio quality. You can auto-send to your smartphone using the GoPro app to speedily update your social circles. It weighs 4.13 ounces making its maneuver a child?s play.
|Focal Length:||24.4 - 15.1mm|
|Display Size:||2 inches|
|Shutter Speed :||1/16000 - 1 Second (Video)|
|Photo ISO Range:||100 to 6400 (Auto)|
|Video ISO Range:||100 to 6400 (Auto)|
|Burst Photo:||30 Photos / 1 Second|
|Weight:||4.13 oz / 117 g|
|Waterproof Depth Rating:||33.0 ft / 10.0 m (Camera)|
Included in the box:
- GoPro HERO8 Black Camera
- Rechargeable Battery
- Curved Adhesive Mount
- Mounting Buckle
- USB Type-C Cable