GoPro has just announced the availability of its new HERO3+ line of cameras,
featuring a 20% smaller and lighter design and 30% better battery
life than previous models.
The updatde model also features an improved lens and new video
capture modes. In addition, GoPro announced several new mounting
accessories that enable content capture during any activity.
The HERO3+ Black Edition features a new housing, which yields a 20%
smaller and lighter overall package when camera is installed in
housing (waterproof to 40m). It also offers a 30% longer battery
life; 4x faster Wi-Fi for quicker transfer and playback of photos and
videos from the camera to your mobile device when using the GoPro
App; the SuperView video mode that captures wide-angle perspective;
Auto Low Light mode and; a new lens.
The HERO3+ Black Edition camera has a suggested retail price of
GoPro is also offering the HERO3+ Silver Edition, which is powered by
a 2x faster image processor than the HERO3, enabling 1080p60 and
720p120 fps video. A new housing yields a 15% smaller and lighter
overall package when camera is installed in housing (waterproof to
40m) while it also has a 4x faster Wi-Fi.
The HERO3+ Silver Edition camera has a suggested retail price of
Mounts and accessories are key to enabling the life-capture
creativity. GoPro announced today several new mounts, including:
- Jaws: Flex Clamp - A quick way to clamp your GoPro camera to a
variety of objects. Use the optional opposable neck to achieve a wide
range of camera positioning and adjustability. Jaws securely grips
irregular shapes and super slim objects thanks to its design.
- Junior Chesty (Chest Harness) - A smaller version of GoPro's
adult-sized Chest Harness. Designed for kids ages 3+, the Junior
Chest Harness is great for capturing footage of a child's world from
- Headstrap + QuickClip - The QuickClip is a new accessory that now
comes bundled with GoPro's Headstrap. The QuickClip enables
low-profile mounting to baseball hats, belts and other objects
ranging in thickness from 3mm to 10mm.
GoPro Studio 2.0 also makes it easy to edit and share videos. New to
Studio 2.0 are GoPro Edit Templates - customizable templates of some of
GoPro's best videos made available for free to users. It's as easy as
picking out a GoPro video you like and dropping your own GoPro clips
into the pre-made edit template. Soundtracks are included and all the
edits are timed to the music by GoPro's production team.
Studio 2.0 is available for free download on GoPro.com