TechRadar Deals: Best cheap GoPro deals 2015: grab yourself an action cam

TechRadar Deals: Best cheap GoPro deals 2015: grab yourself an action cam

cheap gopro

No one expected GoPro to be so successful when it invented the action camera back in 2004. But here we are, and here you are thinking of buying one.

If you've landed here looking for a cheap GoPro - you might be disappointed as these things are the best of the best and don't come cheap. But we've rounded up all of the best GoPro deals so that if you do want to buy one, you can make sure you get the best possible price.

What's a good deal?

Well that's up to you. We've ordered the GoPros on this page in order of prestige - the best, most powerful and thus most expensive models are at the top but you'll probably find your perfect cheap GoPro deal further down the page.

gopro herop4 black deals

1. GoPro Hero4 Black deals

The best of the best - the action camera superhero of 2015

FOV: Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow | 4K video: up to 30fps | 1080p video: up to 120fps | WVGA video: up to 240fps | Stills: 12MP | Burst: up to 30fps | Wireless: WiFi, Bluetooth | Auto low light: Yes

GoPro Hero4 Black offers the best image quality of any other GoPro, plus a 2x more powerful processor that delivers super slow motion at 240 frames per second. High-resolution 4K30 and 2.7K601 video combines with 1080p120 and 720p240 slow motion to enable immersive footage of you and your world.

Yes this is the most expensive GoPro of them all, but it you want the best, this is it. If these prices are too high, see further down the page for deals on the other GoPros in the range.

Disable adblock to see deals

cheap gopro

gopro hero4 silver deals

2. GoPro Hero4 Silver deals

One step down but still a powerful current-gen action camera

FOV: Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow | 4K video: up to 15fps | 1080p video: up to 60fps | WVGA video: up to 240fps | Stills: 12MP | Burst: up to 30fps | Wireless: WiFi, Bluetooth | Auto low light: Yes

Number 2 in terms of outright awesomeness, the GoPro Hero4 Silver is the first-ever GoPro to feature a built-in touch display. Controlling the camera, framing shots and playing back content is very convenient with this model - just view, tap and swipe the screen. It captures 1080p60 and 720p120 video, plus 12MP photos at 30 frames per second. It's not quite the best but it is cheaper than the GoPro Hero4 Black above.

Disable adblock to see deals

cheap gopro

gopro hero3+ black edition deals

3. GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition deals

Last year's flagship could be yours for a bargain deal

FOV: Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow | 4K video: up to 15fps | 1080p video: up to 60fps | WVGA video: up to 240fps | Stills: 12MP | Burst: up to 30fps | Wireless: WiFi | Auto low light: Yes

This is last year's flagship model and it's 20% smaller and lighter than its best-selling predecessor, also delivering new features like SuperView. Combined with 30% longer battery life, 4x faster Wi-Fi, a sharper lens and compatibility with all GoPro mounts and accessories, the HERO3+ Black Edition was the most advanced GoPro just 12 months ago so if you can find a good deal, this could be the one to get for GoPro deal hunters.

Disable adblock to see deals

cheap gopro

hero3 silver deals

4. GoPro Hero3+ Silver deals

A superb action camera only missing some of the very high-end features

FOV: Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow | 4K video: No | 1080p video: up to 60fps | WVGA video: up to 120fps | Stills: 10MP | Burst: up to 10fps | Wireless: WiFi | Auto low light: No

This model doesn't record in 4K but does offer 1080p60 video and 10MP photos at speeds of up to 10 frames per second. Built-in Wi-Fi enables you to use the GoPro App to control the camera remotely, preview shots and share your favorites on Facebook, Twitter and more. Compatible with all GoPro mounts, you can wear it or attach it to your gear for immersive POV footage of your favorite activities.

Disable adblock to see deals

cheap gopro

hero3 white deals

5. GoPro Hero3 White deals

A high quality action camera now available at some excellent prices

FOV: Ultra Wide | 4K video: No | 1080p video: up to 30fps | WVGA video: up to 60fps | Stills: 5MP | Burst: up to 3fps | Wireless: WiFi | Auto low light: No

Down at the more basic end, the Hero 3 White doesn't offer any of the high end features like 4K and auto low light mode, but it does still record 1080p video at 30fps and 5MP stills at up to 3 frames per second. It's got built-in WiFi too so you can still use it with the GoPro app despite the low price.

Disable adblock to see deals

cheap gopro

gopro hero deals

6. GoPro Hero deals

The value action camera still has a lot to offer

FOV: Ultra Wide | 4K video: No | 1080p video: up to 30fps | WVGA video: up to 60fps | Stills: 5MP | Burst: up to 5fps | Wireless: None | Auto low light: No

This is the bargain buddy of the GoPro roster, offering basic features but still the full GoPro experience in terms of accessories. It'll do you 1080p at 30fps and 720p at 60fps - if you're not too fussed about mega-high framerates and professional quality 4K video this GoPro could be your deal buddy!

Disable adblock to see deals

Our deals are checked every day to make sure all GoPro prices are up to date!








Source: TechRadar.com





Become a fan of Photography By Terese on Facebook for the inside scoop on the latest digital cameras, camcorders & accessories.