Olympus Tough TG-4 vs GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Olympus Tough TG-4
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Reasons to buy the Olympus Tough TG-4

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/2
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Great battery life
Battery life
380 shots
 

Reasons to buy the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Movie format
Shoots 4K movies
4K @ 12fps
Wide angle
Wide angle lens
5 mm
Size
Really small
Ultra compact (60×42×30 mm)
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps

galleries

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

competitors

Olympus Tough TG-4 Competitors

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Waterproof

$429

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-3

Waterproof

$372

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Battery life Shorter battery life
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$397

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Size Smaller
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$279

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Built-in flash Built-in flash
Movie format Lower resolution movies
GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Waterproof

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Compact

$179 - $229

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

discussion

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Avatar for Benjamen D Smith Benjamen D Smith (4:26 PM, July 10, 2015)
The TG-4 shotos RAW. How can you miss that!?