Reviews and Problems with GoPro Hero 3 White Edition
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14 January 2015
Summary: This camera is about 100 more than the off brand cameras, but there is a reason - this camera is way better! I had no idea, but this camera has wifi, it doesn't let you use a computer to transfer files (bummer) or not that I can figure out without removing the micro sd card, but you can download the...
Summary: I purchased this camera for a Christmas present and it will not hold a charge. My kids have not been able to use it and are having to return it! I'm very disappointed since I purchased on line and had to drive 40 miles to pick it up!
Summary: This is by far the least dependable electronic device I have ever purchased. At least 10% of the video files are corrupt and unplayable, it turns off repeatably in the midst of recording for no apparent reason, it goes into error mode and becomes unresponsive often, and removing the battery and...
"Good quality videos"... if you manage to get them off this piece of junk
9 November 2014
Summary: I bought this camera about a month ago hoping to record my skydives... Don't have a single recording yet! The very first jump I was recording ended up in cutaway. After I safely landed on my reserve parachute, the first thought was "yay, I'm alive", and the second was "how awesome, I got it on...
Summary: A significant downgrade to my Hero 3 Black, the 3+ Black is out of focus for anything past a few metres. Everything ends up blurry and smeared. Seems the still picture output quality has been downgraded too as file sizes are much smaller suggesting more compression even when everything is in focus...
Summary: I purchased the GoPro Hero3 White Edition of the camera thinking that I'd save a few dollars and at least get the same quality camera as the older Hero2 with the added bonus of the built-in wifi. Boy was I was wrong. I used the camera for the first time on a video shoot at a major rowing event.
Summary: Just got a Hero3 White to replace a Hero2 that did heroic work on high power amateur rockets. The good news is a very compact design. The bad news is an impossible job getting it to work. 1. The camera MUST be upgraded to latest firmware out of the box. 2.