GoPro Announces HERO3 Black and Silver Edition Cameras

B&H Photo Video is excited to share the announcement of the new GoPro HERO3 Black and Silver action cameras with built in Wi-Fi, a wide angle f2.8 lens, HD video recording capabilities and more.

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GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Action Camera

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Action Camera

B&H Photo Video is excited to share the announcement of the new GoPro HERO3 Black and Silver action cameras with built in Wi-Fi, a wide angle f2.8 lens, HD video recording capabilities and more.

New York, NY (PRWEB) October 17, 2012

B&H Photo Video Pro Audio, the world's largest camera retailer, will be accepting pre-orders for the newly-announced GoPro HERO3 Black and Silver Edition cameras. The exciting new action cameras are targeted towards sports videographers, and for those looking for creative angles.

The GoPro HERO3 Black edition will feature video recording at 2.7K (30 fps) Cinema, 4K (12 fps) Cinema, 1440p (48 fps), 1080p Full HD (30 fps), 960p HD (100 fps), 720p HD (120 fps), 480p WVGA (240 fps) and 12-megapixel photo capture with 30 fps burst mode. The HERO3 Black edition can also capture footage at up to 240 fps. The camera features an f2.8 lens, a 12MP sensor, a microSD card slot that accepts up to 64GB cards, a USB 2.0 port, a micro HDMI output, and a port for optional accessories including the 3.5mm Stereo Mic Adapter and Composite A/V Adapter.

The GoPro HERO3 is designed for recording action sports, and it comes with a rugged housing that is waterproof down to a depth of 197' (60 m). The camera captures 4K Cinema, 2.7K Cinema, 1440p and Full HD 1920 x 1080p video.

Also announced is the GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition designed for recording action sports. It comes with a rugged, waterproof housing that can go down to a depth of 197' (60 m). The camera captures up to Full HD 1920 x 1080p video at 30 fps, but it also captures 960p, 720p and 480p video as well.

The GoPro HERO3 is compatible with the optional Wi-Fi Remote, LCD Touch BacPac and Battery BacPac (all sold separately). It comes with several mounts and mounting hardware, for a variety of uses. The camera features an ultra-wide angle, 6-element aspherical lens, an 11-megapixel sensor and microSD card slot that accepts up to 64GB cards. There's a USB 2.0 port, a micro HDMI output and a port for optional accessories, including the 3.5mm Stereo Mic Adapter and Composite A/V Adapter (both sold separately).

Plus, it supports NTSC and PAL, and it can record up to 120 fps. For still images, the HERO3 supports 5, 8 and 11-megapixel photos.

To ensure that you get the best shot possible, the HERO3 is equipped with advanced camera settings, including video looping, Protune, manual white balance and more. Plus, it supports 11-megapixel burst shooting at 10 fps, and time-lapse recording at 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30 or 60 second intervals. The HERO3 also features AAC compression with AGC-enhanced audio performance, as well as a 1050 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion

The HERO3 cameras includes the GoPro Wi-Fi Remote, with a range of up to 600' (180 m). Plus, it's waterproof down to 10' (3 m), and it can control up to 50 cameras at a time.

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