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GoPro Hero Session

GoPro Hero Session
alaScore 89

172 reviews

Apr, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 172 reviews of GoPro Hero Session. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero Session is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 172 reviews)

1 expert reviews

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for GoPro Hero Session

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 40 user reviews of GoPro Hero Session from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GoPro HERO Session CameraGoPro HERO Session Camera

Apr, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for GoPro Hero Session

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 user reviews of GoPro Hero Session from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

64% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GoPro HERO SessionGoPro HERO Session

Apr, 2017

Consumer review by: Yvonne265 (johnlewis.com)

Great product

 

Bought for my husbands Christmas and he loves it. He plans to use it when out sailing.

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: Lotoid (johnlewis.com)

Easy to use companion

 

I bought this camera a while ago to use when out mountain biking and doing track days, in both circumstances this little camera has performed admirably. Smooth clear footage with out to much vibration It's small size is ideal and its very light. no...

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: bazs107 (johnlewis.com)

Good fun, self-contained, great for newbies

 

As someone who is new to action cams, I enjoyed the simplicity of the Session and its robustness. Also extremely portable and works great with generic accessories found online. Great to take on holiday and good fun. It struggles with lower light but...

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Neuroma64 (johnlewis.com)

Excellent Gift

 

My son wanted a go pro for his birthday and was over the moon with this one. Best price and great delivery. You will need to order a memory card with it though as it does not come with one

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Cjgxxx (johnlewis.com)

Great for the outdoors

 

I brought this for my sons birthday, it doesn't come with a memory card so get one separately, we like tec in our family but this took abit of getting used to. But it's a great picture.

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: Dikastes (johnlewis.com)

Does not record log videos

 

If you want to record long videos then avoid this. I have tried to record videos of a about 25 minutes. When I try to view them they do not work. I am in conversation with go pro about the problem and so far it is not very helpful. For the time being...

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: Bondgirl53 (johnlewis.com)

Perfect birthday present

 

my husband was thrilled to receive this for his birthday.The Go-Pro Hero had come highly recommended from a very techy bloke.

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: KateB1990 (johnlewis.com)

Great product

 

Reasonably priced given the quality. Very easy to use once you get the hang of it. Great quality pictures and videos. Worth the money.

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: Shebby19 (johnlewis.com)

Fantastic picture quality

 

Bought this for our holiday, easy to use, (only if you are tech person) tried it out on a game of mini golf and the video quality is excellent, has a wide angle lense, You can video & your recordings are natural as you place it down or fix it to what...

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: Mart56 (johnlewis.com)

Good light camera

 

Good camera with excellent pictures. Let down by picture rotation sensor (keep getting pictures upside down). Software allows picture to be rotated, but time consuming. Start/stop of camera could be more positive.

Aug, 2016
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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:1000 / 1030
Battery capacity (Watt hours):3.23
Battery life (max):2
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.8

Display

Built-in Display:N
Flip-out screen:N

Features

Bluetooth:Y
Charging connector:Y
Colour of product:Black

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No

Image sensor

Total MegaPixels:8

Light exposure

ISO sensitivity:400, 1600

Networking

Wi-Fi: Yes

Operational conditions

Protection features:Water Resistant
Waterproof: Yes
Waterproof up to:10

Packaging Content

Basic mount: Yes
Cables included:MICRO-USB
Flat surface mount: Yes
Mounting kit:Y
Package Type:Box

Ports & interfaces

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

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:3264 x 2448
Photo mode:Y / Yes
Still image resolution(s):2720 x 2040 / 3264 x 2448\n2720 x 2040

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Maximum memory card size:128 / 64
Storage Media:Memory Card

Technical Details

Audio recording formats:AAC
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Charging connector:Y / Yes
Colour of product:Black

Video

Aspect Ratio:4:3, 16:9
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:120
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1440
Supported video modes:720p, 960p, 1080p, 1440p
Video formats supported:H.264, MP4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1920 x 1080,1920 x 1440 / 848 x 480,1280 x 720,1280 x 960,1920 x 1080,1920 x 1440

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:36.4
Height :38
Weight:74
Width:38

White balance

White Balance:Auto / auto, Cloudy, Fluorescent, Incandescent