Nikon D5500 vs GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Winner
Nikon D5500

92

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

57

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5500

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Movie format
Shoots 4K movies
4K @ 12fps
Size
Really small
Ultra compact (60×42×30 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Thickness
Thin
1.2"

galleries

Explore our gallery of 13 sample photos taken by the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition.

competitors

Nikon D5500 Competitors

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$697 body only

$797 with 18-55mm lens

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
GPS Has a GPS
Weight Slightly heavier
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$396 - $597 body only

$469 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$749 - $801 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Worse image quality

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition Competitors

Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$380

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$272 - $347

Image stabilization Image stabilization
GPS Has a GPS
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $498 body only

$579 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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