Visit our Business Solutions website >>

GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4273 reviews of GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the battery and portability. The price and image quality also get good opinions. Comments are divided on the reliability, and some have doubts about the viewfinder.

usability, image quality, price, portability, battery

viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 4273 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 1404 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 1404 of 1404 Show Reviews: from Australia | from other countries (2861)

Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 user reviews of GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the price and battery are on the whole positive. The image quality and size also get good views, but many are less positive about the reliability and portability.

usability, size, image quality, battery, price

portability, reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition Camera/CamcorderGoPro HERO3+ Silver Edition Camera/Camcorder

Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1331 user reviews of GoPro Hero3 Silver Edition from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and price. The portability and image quality also get good opinions, but many are negative about the viewfinder and reliability.

usability, image quality, portability, price, battery

reliability, viewfinder

90% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GoPro HERO3+: Silver EditionGoPro HERO3+: Silver Edition

Feb, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:1.18 / 1.180 / 118
Battery capacity (Watt hours):4.36 / 4.366 / 43.6
Battery life (max):3
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.7
Video recording time:2.5

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD

Features

Storage Media:Memory Card

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No

Image sensor

Total MegaPixels:10

Indication

LED indicators:Y

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):0 - 2.8
Lens Type:Wide-angle

Networking

Wi-Fi: Yes

Operational conditions

Protection features:Water Resistant
Waterproof: Yes
Waterproof up to:40

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB
Flat surface mount: Yes
Manual:Y
Underwater case: Yes
Universal mount: Yes
User guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Micro HDMI ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:mini-USB

Software

Bundled software:GoPro App, GoPro Studio
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:127 x 95 x 51 / Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:3680 x 2760
Photo mode: Yes
Still image resolution(s):3072 x 2304\n2624 x 1968 / 3680 x 2760, 3072 x 2304, 2624 x 1968 / 3680 x 2760\n3072 x 2304\n2624 x 1968

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Maximum memory card size:64
Storage Media:Memory Card

Technical Details

Audio recording formats:AAC
Colour of product:Black, Silver / Silver / White
F-number (relative aperture):2.8
Wide angle lens system: Yes

Video

3D: No
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Aspect Ratio:4:3, 16:9
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
HD-Ready: Yes
Maximum frame rate:120 / 60
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p, 720p, 960p
Video formats supported:H.264, MP4 / MP4
Video Resolutions:848 x 480,1280 x 720,1280 x 960 / 848 x 480,1280 x 720,1280 x 960,1920 x 1080 / 848 x 720,1280 x 720,1280 x 960,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:72 / 74