Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 vs GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3
GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Reasons to buy the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Really small
Size
Compact (112×66×31 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Movie format
Shoots 4K movies
4K @ 12fps
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
5 mm
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
30 fps

galleries

Explore our gallery of 34 sample photos taken by the GoPro HERO3 Black Edition.
Explore our gallery of 9 sample photos taken by the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3.

competitors

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3 Competitors

Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$330 - $379

Battery life Longer battery life
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Waterproof

$279

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$386

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Battery life Longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Competitors

GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition

GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition

Waterproof

$396

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
Fujifilm X-A2

Fujifilm X-A2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$492 body only

$565 with 16-50mm lens

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$398 - $649 body only

$479 - $599 with 18-55mm lens

Built-in flash Built-in flash
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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