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
Great battery life
Battery life
380 shots
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

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

$421

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$259 - $347

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$386

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Size Smaller
Aperture Much narrower aperture

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition Competitors

Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$259 - $347

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870

Waterproof

$421

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200

Entry-level DSLR

$778 - $997 body only

$1,123 - $1,297 with 18-140mm lens

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Much larger

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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!?