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PRODUCT COMPARISON

= GoPro Exclusive Feature
FEATURES HD HERO2 PROFESSIONAL HD HERO ORIGINAL
MSRP $299.99 $199.99 (Starting at)
IMAGE QUALITY    
Lens 2x Sharper Sharp
Low Light Professional Standard
PHOTO – FEATURES + FOV    
MEGAPIXELS 11, 8, 5 MP
wide (170º) FOV
medium (127º) FOV
5 MP
MODES Single
10 photos in 1 sec
TimeLapse every 0.5, 1, 2, 10, 30,60
Self-Timer
Single
3 photos in 1 sec
TimeLapse every 1, 2, 10, 30, 60
Self-Timer  
VIDEO – RESOLUTION + FOV    
1080p 1920×1080
wide (170º) FOV
medium (127º) FOV
narrow FOV (90º) FOV
30fps
1920×1080
wide (127º) FOV
30fps
960p 1280×960
FOV Wide (170º)
48fps
30fps
1280×960
FOV Wide (170º)
30fps
720p 1280×720
Wide (170º) FOV
30fps
60fps
1280×720
Wide (170º) FOV
30fps
60fps
WVGA 848×480
Wide (170º) FOV
120fps
60fps
848×480
Wide (170º) FOV
60fps
USABILITY    
User Interface language based interface 3 digit code interface
LED Lights 4 (on all sides) 1
Inputs Mini-HDMI port, Composite port,
USB, SD, HERO port,
3.5mm External Stereo Mic port
Component port, Composite port, USB, SD, HERO Port
Battery Life (in 720p/60 mode) 2.5 hrs 2.5 hrs
Simultaneous record + charge when plugged into USB power source yes yes
COMPATIBILITY    
Wi-Fi BacPac + Wi-Fi Remote Wi-Fi Remote Control
Wi-Fi video preview + playback
Wi-Fi streaming to web
Camera control via smartphone,
tablet and computer app
Wi-Fi Remote Control
Other GoPro BacPacs LCD BacPac™, Battery BacPac™,
3D HERO®System, Wi-Fi BacPac™, Wi-Fi Remote
LCD BacPac™, Battery BacPac™, 3D HERO® System, Wi-Fi BacPac™ (limited), Wi-Fi Remote

* Feature will be enabled through a future firmware update.