GoPro cameras are used by more action sport athletes, race teams and core enthusiasts than any other camera in the world. With every new model, GoPro s innovation has surpassed their previous models technology making them more powerful, smaller, lighter, and overall so much better. The GoPro HERO3 Silver Edition Camera 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. 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 and are not compatible with HERO2 housings.
HERO3: Silver Edition Camera
197’/ 60m Waterproof Housing
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
1 Curved Adhesive Mount
1 Flat Adhesive Mount
Assorted Mounts and Hardware
USB Charging Cable
Ultra wide angle / reduced distortion
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.
Video Format H.264 codec, .mp4 file format
White Balance Both auto and manual
Professional Quality Photos The HERO3 Silver Edition captures up to 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. Can also take 8 and 5MP photos.
Redesigned Audio System Understanding that sound quality is as important as image quality, GoPro engineers completely redesigned the HERO3 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.
Mono, AAC compression w/ AGC
Supports optional 3.5mm stereo mic adapter
Memory Up to 64 GB capacity supported
Record times will vary with resolutions and frame rates
Built-in Wi-Fi The 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: Silver Edition's built in Wi-Fi means it can also be controlled by iOS smartphones and tablets running the GoPro App*. The GoPro App enables full camera control and live scene preview on any compatible iOS smartphone or tablet. *A software update for your HERO3 camera is required before using the GoPro app.
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.
Vista, 7 and later
Mac OS® X 10.5 and later
1050mAh rechargeable lithium-ion
Charge via USB
Ultra sharp ƒ/2.8 6-element aspherical glass lens