Digital Camcorder comparison chart

Remove from comparison Remove Remove Remove Remove
Product name

GoPro HD Hero2 Outdoor Edition

GoPro HD Hero2 Outdoor Edition
Play CNET Video
Close
Price $389 to $443 at 2 stores $199 to $230 at 2 stores $299 at 1 store $269 at 1 store
CNET editors' rating
4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 1.5 stars out of 10 reviews 3.0 stars out of 5 reviews 5.0 stars out of 1 review 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews
Release date October 18, 2012 October 18, 2012 September 04, 2012 October 28, 2011
The Bottom Line The GoPro Hero3 Silver and White editions are strong contenders in the sports camera market, but the faster, more powerful Black Edition is head and shoulders the best sports camera on the market today. The GoPro Hero3 Silver and White editions are strong contenders in the sports camera market, but the faster, more powerful Black Edition is head and shoulders the best sports camera on the market today. The Contour+2 combines the best features of the entire Contour camera line in one simple, powerful flagship model. The GoPro HD Hero2 is easily the best GoPro camera yet, with the ruggedness and quality that we've come to expect and a new user-friendly interface.

Basic specs

Features See What's the Same or What's different
Lens aperture F/2.8
F/2.8
Info unavailable F/2.8
Optical sensor type CMOS
CMOS
Info unavailable CMOS
Media type Flash card
Flash card
Info unavailable Flash card
Weight 2.6 oz
2.6 oz
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Battery technology Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Lithium ion
Manual focus Focus free
Focus free
Info unavailable Focus free
Video input type Camcorder
Camcorder
Info unavailable Camcorder
Full specifications Full specifications Full specifications Full specifications Full specifications
Buying choices
Remove from comparison Remove Remove Remove Remove