GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition vs Sony Alpha A5000

Winner
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

57

Sony Alpha A5000

55

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

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

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha A5000

Overall image quality
Great image quality
79.0
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies

galleries

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

competitors

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

$273 - $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

Sony Alpha A5000 Competitors

Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 with 15-45mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Overall image quality Worse image quality
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $498 body only

$579 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Size Slightly larger
Sony Alpha A5100

Sony Alpha A5100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$478 - $498 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen

discussion

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