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Advantages of the GoPro Hero (2018)

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Size
Significantly smaller
65×45×35 mm vs 112×66×29 mm
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2.1x smaller
Touch screen
Has a touch screen
Yes vs No
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Fewer buttons to worry about and direct interaction with camera menus
Weight
Significantly lighter
117 g vs 231 g
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Around 50% lighter
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
10 fps vs 7 fps
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More than 40% faster continuous shooting
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$230.48 vs $299.00
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The best price we've seen is $69 cheaper (more than 20% less)
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Advantages of the Nikon Coolpix W300

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Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Yes vs No
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A built-in flash is useful for taking indoor shots where there is little light
Screen size
Significantly larger screen
3" vs 2"
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More than 50% larger screen
Image stabilization
Better image stabilization
  1. Lens
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  1. Digital
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Less risk of blur
Waterproof
Waterproof
Yes vs No
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Great for vacations and holidays at the beach, or around the pool
Thickness
Thinner
1.1" vs 1.4"
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Around 20% thinner
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Which camera do we recommend? Relative to the best recent compacts, and ignoring price

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              similarities

              Compared to recent compacts

              Common Strengths
              Lowest price Inexpensive Help
              Hero (2018)$230.48
              Coolpix W300$299.00
              Common Weaknesses
              Viewfinder No viewfinders Help
              Can only preview photos on the screen
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible

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