GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition vs Sony Alpha A5000

Winner
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

56

Sony Alpha A5000

53

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
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

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
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second

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

$350

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Fujifilm FinePix XP120

Compact

$176 - $229

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

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

$450 - $548 body only

$579 - $648 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 - $548 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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Sony Alpha A5000
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jesse05 (9:51 PM, March 04, 2017)
I have both for vloging