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GoPro Hero 3 Silver Edition

alaTest has collected and analyzed 278 reviews of GoPro Hero 3 Silver Edition. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and durability. The price and size are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, durability, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the GoPro Hero 3 Silver Edition is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for GoPro Hero 3 Silver Edition


alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of GoPro Hero 3 Silver Edition from The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the usability. The portability is also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the durability.

portability, usability


84% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: GoPro HERO4 Silver Edition AdventureGoPro HERO4 Silver Edition Adventure

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Built-In Microphone: Yes


Battery Capacity:1.18
Battery capacity (Watt hours):4.36 / 4.366
Battery life (max):2.15 / 3
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.7
Video recording time:2.5


Built-in Display: Yes


Colour of product:Black, Silver / Silver

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No

Image sensor

Total MegaPixels:10

Lens System

Lens Type:Wide-angle


Wi-Fi: Yes

Operational conditions

Protection features:Water Resistant / Waterproof
Waterproof: Yes
Waterproof up to:40

Packaging Content

Cables included:USB
Flat surface mount: Yes
Underwater case: Yes
Universal mount: Yes
User guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Micro HDMI ports quantity:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard / Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:530 x 548.5 x 200 / Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:3680 x 2760
Photo mode: Yes
Still image resolution(s):3072 x 2304\n2624 x 1968 / 3680 x 2760\n3072 x 2304\n2624 x 1968


Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash) / MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Maximum memory card size:64

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black, Silver / Silver


Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Aspect Ratio:4:3, 16:9
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
HD-Ready: Yes
Maximum frame rate:120
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p, 720p, 960p
Video formats supported:H.264, MP4
Video Resolutions:848 x 480,1280 x 720,1280 x 960,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:136 / 74