Entertaining, lively, fun, simple to use, and easy on your budget. GoPro has created the best sports camera at an unbeatable value, outperforming competitors on every level. You will see in our GoPro HD Hero 960 review that this camera has been manufactured to capture vivid footage at a fraction of the cost. Compact, small, reliable, durable, and most importantly, the ability to capture professional high-definition footage make this camera cutting-edge.
- Resolution: 5 Megapixel camera with HD video capabilities
- Lens System: Wide-angle lens, Aperture F/2.8
GoPro HD Hero 960 Camera Resolution
The GoPro HD Hero 960 camera captures professional video in four different HD resolutions and one standard resolution for ultra slow-motion capabilities. Each filming mode allows you to capture the best angles for any given activity:
- 960p = 1280×960 pixels (4:3), 30 fps, 12 Mbit/s data rate
- 720p = 1280×720 pixels (16:9), 30 fps, 8 Mbit/s data rate
- WVGA = 848×480 pixels (16:9), 60 fps, 8 Mbit/s data rate
- Lens Type: Fixed Focus (2ft/.6m – ∞), glass
- Aperture: f/2.8 (high performance in low-light situations)
- Angle of View: 170º ultra wide angle in WVGA, 720p, or 960p mode
**Note: The wide-angle lens offers a 170 º wide field of view (FOV) degree viewing angle in all modes except 1080p. In 1080p mode, you get 127 º medium FOV viewing angle; which is still great!
Basic Features + Functions of Go Pro HD Hero
- Status LCD Screen
- Power/Mode button
- LED Light
- HDTV Out Port
- Hero BUS Port
- USB Port
- Combo TV/Audio Out
- Battery Door
- Shutter/Select Button
- SD Card Slot
- 48 kHz, AAC compression, auto gain control
- Microphone: Built-in
- Resolutions: 5 MP
- Never miss a shot with Go Pro’s single shot, triple shot, or self timer selections
- HD Hero Capture Mode shoots at 2 / 5 / 10 / 30/ and 60 second intervals
GoPro Ease of Use:
You don’t have to be an expert to capture amazing footage with this camera. The camera is user-friendly and easy to use. Simply press the shutter button once and you are recording in full high-definition.
The GoPro HD HERO 960 includes:
- 1 HD HERO 960 camera
- 1 Helmet Front Mount
- 1 Curved, 3M Adhesive Mount
- 1 Flat, 3M Adhesive Mount
- 1 Composite Video Cable + Audio Out Cable
- 1 USB Cable
- 1 Component Video Cable (HDTV)
- 1 Waterproof Quick-Release Housing (180′ / 60m)
- 1 Rechargeable 1100 mAh Lithium-Ion Battery
- 1 Headlamp-Style Head Strap
- 1 Quick-Release Buckle
- One year warranty
- Easy to use. Simply press the shutter button to record.
- Camera picks up vibrant colors with new image sensor
- I have used my Go Pro for over a year surfing, motorcycling, mountain biking, and more and it has gone through some serious wipeouts and it keeps on working. 10/10 for durability.
- The helmet mount is VERY reliable and after all this time shows no signs of detaching
- Allows you to capture new creative angles
- It is one of the most versatile little gadgets for active users. Small enough to take it with you on the go.
- It’s hard to hear the beep letting you know the camera is on if you are wearing a helmet
It’s a small investment that will deliver tremendous benefit. Can you think of any reason not to record yourself in full high-definiton?
If you are looking for the best wearable camera, then look no further than theGoPro HD Hero 960. It rivals point in shoot cameras and it comes with a one-year warranty and a plethora of modulation options for mounting. Now you can finally get the shot in HD!