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GoPro Hero7 Black

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of GoPro Hero7 Black. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Views about the image quality and design are generally positive. The portability and price also get good feedback. There are some negative comments about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero7 Black is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 100/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Spencer Hart (t3.com)

GoPro Hero7 Black review: stabilised 4K video at 60fps is a game changer

 

The action camera market has long been dominated by GoPro, but has it done enough with this new cam to hold onto the crown?

Stabilisation really works ; Easy to use UI ; TimeWarp function ; Improved audio recording

Only Facebook live-steaming at launch ; No improvement to battery life

Sep, 2018

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

GoPro Hero7 Black review

 

Very stable genius

Excellent image stabilisation ; Good all-round image quality ; Compact, waterproof and tough

Battery drains quickly with 4K ; HEVC needs relatively new hardware

GoPro’s smoothest operator ever, and a brilliant flagship

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Cam Bunton (pocket-lint.com)

GoPro Hero 7 Black initial review: Smooth operator

 

GoPro's latest camera is undoubtedly its best yet. The advanced stabilisation works well in most conditions, improving massively on the Hero 6. It

Great stabilisation features ; Improved photography ; TimeWarp time-lapse effect is unreal ; Fits all the same mounts as before

Niche product won't have wide appeal ; Some HDR photos come out quite dark

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Matt Golowczynski (techradar.com)

GoPro Hero 7 Black review

 

A great action camera is now even better

Great 4K video and image quality ; HyperSmooth is very effective ; TimeWarp is great fun ; Useful UI improvements

Can struggle with voice commands ; Screen unresponsive at times ; Slow-mo footage only output through app or software ; Many cheaper options

Using the GoPro Hero 7 Black reminds you just why the company has dominated this market. While expensive and not without fault, it's great to see the company paying attention to key areas like video stabilisation. Great videos, great images and, most...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

GoPro Hero 7 Black review: GoPro’s HyperSmooth video makes the Hero even better

 

Buttery smooth video, waterproofing and HDR photography skills – the Hero 7 Black is the best action camera on the market

Waterproof at up to 10m without a case ; Video stabilisation is brilliant ; Stunning HDR photo quality

Frustrating app and user interface ; Mediocre battery life

It would a flawless 5/5 Best Buy if it had a better user interface, longer battery life and more reliable connectivity. But, for all that I can still recommend the Hero 7 Black. It’s sensibly priced for what it offers and with the new features it’s the...

Oct, 2018

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

The Hero 7 Black is GoPro's most advanced camera yet

 

The renowned action camera manufacturer introduces an all-new product lineup

Nevertheless, we will wait to see how the Hero 7 performs. It’s likely to be the best product of its type on the market, but will it be worth buying?

Sep, 2018

TechAdvisor Recommended

Expert review by : Chris Martin (techadvisor.co.uk)

GoPro Hero 7 Black

 

The GoPro Hero 7 Black is here, complete with live streaming and 'gimbal-like' HyperSmooth stabilisation. Find out more in our full review.

Expert review by : Raymond Wong (mashable.com)

GoPro Hero 7 review: Super smooth video without a clunky gimbal

 

Crazy smooth video stabilization • Easier-to-use touchscreen UI • Vertical video capture • Super simple sharing to Instagram Stories

No real battery improvement • Low-light footage is a little soft

The GoPro Hero 7 Black's built-in stabilization is so good it eliminates the need for expensive and clunky gimbals.

Sep, 2018

Expert review by (engadget.com)

GoPro Hero 7 Black review: An action camera for the social age

 

The Hero 7 might not come with a host of new shooting modes or imaging improvements, but it does come with a few key tweaks that make it exciting to new and old users alike. The upgrade in stability alone will save hours of potential memories from the...

Much improved stabilization ; SuperPhoto adds better stills ; Live streaming adds a new way to “share” ; Improved UI

Minor hardware improvements for upgraders ; No improvement on battery life

Sep, 2018

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Jim Fisher, Victoria Song (pcmag.com)

GoPro Hero7 Black

 

The GoPro Hero7 Black adds stabilization to 4K60 video, and is the company's lone action camera with live streaming support.

Compact, rugged design. Waterproof to 33 feet. 4K 60fps recording with stabilization. Up to 240fps at 1080p. Voice control. Smartphone app with streaming support.

Battery life could be better. Wi-Fi file transfer time can be lengthy.

Bottom Line: The GoPro Hero7 Black adds stabilization to 4K60 video, and is the lone Hero with live streaming support.

Sep, 2018
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