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GoPro HERO3: Silver Edition
The HERO3: Silver Edition boasts the same high performance specs as the famous HD HERO2 camera it replaces, yet it has built-in Wi-Fi and is 30% smaller and 25% lighter. The HERO3: Silver Edition is wearable and gear mountable, waterproof to 197' (60m), and is capable of capturing ultra-wide 1080p 30 fps and 720p 60 fps video plus 11MP photos at a rate of 10 photos per second.
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GoPro HERO3: Silver Edition



Smaller, lighter with built-in Wi-Fi.
The HERO3: Silver Edition boasts the same high performance specs as the famous HD HERO2 camera it replaces, yet it has built-in Wi-Fi and is 30% smaller and 25% lighter. The HERO3: Silver Edition is wearable and gear mountable, waterproof to 197' (60m), and is capable of capturing ultra-wide 1080p 30 fps and 720p 60 fps video plus 11MP photos at a rate of 10 photos per second.

Smaller, Lighter...Better
Weighing in at a scant 2.6 ounces, the HERO3: Silver Edition is 25% lighter and 30% smaller than the HD HERO2 camera it replaces.

Professional Quality Video
The HERO3: Silver Edition captures professional quality video at 1080p-30, 720p-60, 960p-48 and WVGA-120 resolutions and frame rates.

Professional Quality Photos
The HERO3: Silver Edition captures 11MP still photos and has a burst capture rate of 10 frames per second. Time-lapse photo capture mode enables automatic photo capture at 0.5, 2, 5, 10, 30 and 60 second intervals.

Improved Sharpness, Less Distortion
The HERO3: Silver Edition's reduced-distortion aspherical lens combines with user-selectable 1080p Ultra-wide, Medium and Narrow field-of-views to deliver more perspective-capture options than are available on the White Edition camera. The totally updated flat-lens waterproof housing delivers stunning image sharpness both above and below water.

Redesigned Audio System
Understanding that sound quality sound is as important as image quality, GoPro engineers completely redesigned the HERO3: Silver Edition to be as adept at capturing the subtle, natural sounds of voice and music as it is at capturing the immersive sounds of sport. Also improved is GoPro's already famous wind-noise reduction, ensuring that you'll hear more of your passion, be it your engine or expletives, and less of the wind during high speed activities.

Built-in Wi-FiThe HERO3: Silver Edition features built-in Wi-Fi and is compatible with both the Wi-Fi Remote (optional accessory) and the GoPro App. The Wi-Fi Remote (not included) is a waterproof, wearable remote control that can control up to 50 Wi-Fi-enabled GoPros at a time from a range of 600'. The HERO3: White Edition's built in Wi-Fi means it can also be controlled by iOS or Android smartphones and tablets running the GoPro App. The GoPro App enables full camera control and live scene preview on any compatible iOS or Android smartphone or tablet.

The HERO3: Silver Edition is compatible with all GoPro mounting accessories and older generation BacPacs along with the newer generation LCD Touch BacPac and 2nd generation Battery BacPac. However, as all HERO3 cameras have a new size and shape they require HERO3-specific Wrist, Skeleton and 3D housings so be sure to check for HERO3 compatibility when purchasing any new housing accessories.

What's Included
  • HERO3: Silver Edition Camera
  • 197/ 60m Waterproof Housing*
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • QR Buckle
  • J-Hook Buckle
  • 3-Way Pivot
  • 1 Curved Adhesive Mount
  • 1 Flat Adhesive Mount
  • Assorted Mounts and Hardware
  • USB Charging Cable

Key Benefits

  • Wearable, mountable design
  • Immersive, wide angle capture of your favorite activities
  • Professional quality HD video & 11MP photos
  • Built-in Wi-Fi enables remote control via included Wi-Fi Remote or live video preview and remote control on smartphones and tablets running the free GoPro App.
  • Rugged housing is waterproof to 197/60M and captures sharp images above and below water
  • Compatible with all GoPro mounts for attaching to gear, body, helmets, vehicles and more
  • Compatible with LCD Touch BacPac and second generation Battery BacPac
  • Backwards compatible with older generation BacPacs
  • New advanced camera settings: Looping video, Continuous Photo, Manual White Balance control, Protune Mode, allows to shoot photos while recording video and more.

Key Specs

  • Professional 4k Cinema 12 fps / 1080p 30 fps / 960p 48 fps / 720p 60 fps and more video capture
  • 11MP photo capture with 10 fps burst
  • Wi-Fi Built-In
  • Wi-Fi Remote Compatible (sold separately)
  • GoPro App Compatible (FREE)
  • 197/ 60m Waterproof Housing*
  • Assorted mounts and hardware included for attaching to helmets, gear and more

Optics

  • Ultra sharp /2.8 6-element aspherical glass lens
  • Ultra wide angle / reduced distortion

Video (NTSC/PAL)

Video Resolution NTSC fps PAL fps STD Mode Protune Mode Field of View (FOV) Screen Resolution/ Aspect Ratio
1080p 30, 24 fps 25, 24 fps YES YES Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow 1920x1080 16:9
960p 30 fps 25 fps YES YES Ultra Wide 1280x960 4:3
720p 30 fps 25 fps YES NO Ultra Wide 1280x720 16:9
WVGA 120 fps 120 fps YES NO Ultra Wide 848x480 16:9
  • Video format: H.264 codec, .mp4 file format
  • White Balance: auto and manual

Photo Modes

  • 11, 8, 5MP resolutions
  • Burst: 10 photos per second
  • Time-lapse: 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30, 60 second intervals

Battery & Charging

  • 1050mAh rechargeable lithium-ion
  • Charge via USB

Audio

  • Mono, 48kHz, AAC compression w/ AGC
  • Supports optional 3.5mm stereo mic adapter * *

Storage

  • Memory:
    • MicroSD class 10 or higher required
    • Up to 64GB capacity supported
  • Record times will vary with resolutions and frame rates

Included Cables

  • USB charging cable

Optional Cables + Adapters*

  • Micro HDMI cable
  • Composite A/V cable
  • 3.5mm stereo mic adapter

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows®
  • Vista, 7 and later
  • Mac OS® X 10.5 and later
*Optional accessories sold separately

Optics

  • Ultra sharp /2.8 6-element aspherical glass lens
  • Ultra wide angle / reduced distortion

Video (NTSC/PAL)

Video Resolution NTSC fps PAL fps STD Mode Protune Mode Field of View (FOV) Screen Resolution/ Aspect Ratio
1080p 30, 24 fps 25, 24 fps YES YES Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow 1920x1080 16:9
960p 30 fps 25 fps YES YES Ultra Wide 1280x960 4:3
720p 30 fps 25 fps YES NO Ultra Wide 1280x720 16:9
WVGA 120 fps 120 fps YES NO Ultra Wide 848x480 16:9
  • Video format: H.264 codec, .mp4 file format
  • White Balance: auto and manual

Photo Modes

  • 11, 8, 5MP resolutions
  • Burst: 10 photos per second
  • Time-lapse: 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30, 60 second intervals

Battery & Charging

  • 1050mAh rechargeable lithium-ion
  • Charge via USB

Audio

  • Mono, 48kHz, AAC compression w/ AGC
  • Supports optional 3.5mm stereo mic adapter * *

Storage

  • Memory:
    • MicroSD class 10 or higher required
    • Up to 64GB capacity supported
  • Record times will vary with resolutions and frame rates

Included Cables

  • USB charging cable

Optional Cables + Adapters*

  • Micro HDMI cable
  • Composite A/V cable
  • 3.5mm stereo mic adapter

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows®
  • Vista, 7 and later
  • Mac OS® X 10.5 and later
*Optional accessories sold separately




* GoPro Products are only available for shipping to United States address and its territories only.



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