New GoPro HERO Release 2018 – Specs, features and price

29 March 2018

Intro into awesome

Meet HERO – the new, affordable entry-level GoPro

With a touchscreen and durable waterproof design, it’s easy to get great shots of any adventure. Or use it to capture everyday things from creative new perspectives. Your moments transfer straight to the GoPro app and transform into amazing videos, automatically. Wherever life takes you, capture and share your story with HERO.

Buy the GoPro HERO online at Outdoorphoto
Buy the GoPro HERO online at Outdoorphoto
ONLY R3 795

FREE SHIPPING NATIONWIDE, SOUTH AFRICA

Specs + Features

Two-Inch Touchscreen

Quickly switch between modes, frame the perfect shot and check out your footage on the two-inch (5cm) touchscreen.

Waterproof + Durable

Built tough and waterproof down to 10 m, HERO goes where your smartphone can’t to capture every adventure with no worries.

Wi-Fi + Bluetooth

Connect to the GoPro app to control your camera remotely, check out your shots and share your favourites on the spot.

Auto-Offload to Your Phone

Your photos and videos transfer to the GoPro app automatically so you can share the moment, in the moment. [2]

Automatic Cloud Backup

With a GoPro Plus subscription, you can automatically back up unlimited photos and up to 35 hours of video to the cloud. [3]

Full HD Video + High-Quality Photos

HERO captures stunning 1440p and 1080p video plus 10 MP photos of all your adventures.

QuikStories Enabled

HERO automatically sends your footage to the GoPro app where it transforms into a beautifully edited video with music and effects. [1]

Voice Control

Control your HERO hands-free with simple voice commands like “GoPro, start recording” and “GoPro, take a photo”.

  • GoPro Start Recording + GoPro Stop Recording
  • GoPro Take a Photo
  • GoPro Video Mode + GoPro Photo Mode
  • GoPro Burst Mode + GoPro Shoot Burst
  • GoPro Timelapse Mode
  • GoPro Start Timelapse + GoPro Stop Timelapse
  • GoPro Hilight
  • GoPro Turn Off

Notes

  1. QuikStories requires the GoPro and Quik mobile apps, available free for iOS and Android. To create a QuikStory, your HERO must be connected to the GoPro app.
  2. Auto-offload to your phone requires your HERO to be connected to the GoPro app.
  3. GoPro Plus is a subscription service available in select territories. Cancel at any time. To back up photos and videos to the cloud, your HERO must be connected to the GoPro app.

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