GoPro HERO Grey

MPN: GP-CHDHB-501  |  EAN: 0818279023206  |  Model: HERO

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as at 25 Sep 19 | 12:43 AM CET


as at 30 Mar 19 | 1:45 PM CET



Choosist's Ratings

GoPro HERO Grey - GP-CHDHB-501 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Professional Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Advanced Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Everyday Life Photography
Just Right
Live Streaming
Just Right
Events Photography
Just Right
Event Videos
Just Right
Landscape Photography
Just Right
Underwater Photography
Just Right
Home Videos
Just Right
High FPS Videos
Just Right
POV (Point-of-view)
Just Right
Just Right
Action & Adventure Videos
Just Right
Low-light Videos
Just Right
Underwater Use
WiFi Connectivity
Just Right
Fun & Funky Looks
Just Right
Professional Looks
Just Right
Bluetooth Connectivity
Just Right
Action Camera

Photography Skillset

Simple shots - As a photography noob, this GoPro HERO camera would suit you adequately.

Video skill level

Simple clips - As a videography noob, this GoPro HERO video camera should be sufficient for your needs.

If you're particular about getting the precise white balance or depth of field in a video you're recording, then you won't be looking to settle for anything ordinary. By purchasing the GoPro HERO, you will acquire a device that comes with an exhaustive set of options that you can tweak to your heart's content. 

Having established yourself as an authority and full-on pro in the world video capture, you'll be looking for a device that goes beyond simply ticking the boxes. With the GoPro HERO, you'll have a great companion for your craft. This model comes with a comprehensive set of controls allowing you deliver excellent results for clients and customers.

Video Scenarios

Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from GoPro provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.

The GoPro HERO, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the GoPro HERO is a great companion to have.

Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.

Nonstop Activity - capture you exploits in vivid colour without worrying too much about this camera handling tough environments. It comes with the usual impact protections ensuring you remain free to focus on the action.

Other Video needs

If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.

Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.

Because you are keen to show the action from your perspective, the build and form factor of the HERO is a good fit your needs.

Photo Scenarios

There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the HERO is a really good choice. 

While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.

Whether its for living or non-living things, using the GoPro HERO for aquatic photos is a treat.

Whether on holiday or exploring new places, this camera from GoPro is a great choice. Taking photos of what's around you - near and far - with the HERO is a breeze.

Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The (mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the GoPro HERO has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.

Other considerations

With the GoPro HERO, you can rest easy while out and about in the rain because this model comes fully water resistant.

With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.

As it comes with a waterproof depth of up to 10m m metres, this camera ticks the box for underwater use.


Fed up with the black and grey devices that dominate the laptop market? The bold colours and exciting design of the HERO offer a very funky alternative.

The HERO combines style and a clever layout to create a camera that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this device will turn heads.

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Technical Specifications

GoPro HERO Grey - GP-CHDHB-501 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Product Colour Grey
Rainproof Yes
Waterproof Yes
Waterproof Up To 10m m
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
Camcorder Media Type SD
Live stream capable 1
Maximum Video Resolution 2560 x 1440 pixels
Video Recording Yes
Audio System Stereo
Built-in Microphone Yes
Wind Filter Yes
Built-in Display Yes
Other Features
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity 1
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB Version USB-C
Bluetooth Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight 117 g