GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition vs Sony Alpha A5000

Winner
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

56

Sony Alpha A5000

50

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
Color depth
Great color depth
23.8 bits
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

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$445 body only

$515 - $529 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

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Continuous shooting Shoots significantly faster
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Nikon AW130

Nikon AW130

Waterproof

$319

Image stabilization Image stabilization
GPS Has a GPS
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

Sony Alpha A5000 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$445 - $548 body only

$479 - $648 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Overall image quality Better image quality
Size Slightly larger
Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $599 with 15-45mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Overall image quality Much worse image quality
Sony Alpha A5100

Sony Alpha A5100

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$448 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly 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