GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition vs Sony Alpha A5000

Winner
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

48

Sony Alpha A5000

44

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Shoots 4K movies
Movie format
4K @ 12fps
Really small
Size
Ultra compact (60×42×30 mm)
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha A5000

Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

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

competitors

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$649 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

Waterproof

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Supports 24p Supports 24p
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Nikon Coolpix P900

Nikon Coolpix P900

Super zoom

$479 - $597

Zoom Much more zoom
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

Sony Alpha A5000 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$525 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Size Slightly larger
Placeholder

Canon EOS M100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$993 body only

$449 with 15-45mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Lens availability Fewer lenses available
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$733 - $798 body only

$841 - $898 with 16-50mm lens

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Size Larger

discussion

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition
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Sony Alpha A5000
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jesse05 (9:51 PM, March 04, 2017)
I have both for vloging