GoPro HERO5 Session

GoPro HERO5 Session

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GoPro HERO5 Session is a powerful and simple action camera equipped with pro-quality capture features. It allows you to record 4K videos and thanks to its connection features allows you to easily access, edit and share files on any device. Is delivered with mount accessories.
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  • Barbara Newman
    Written on May 26, 2018
    "Great summer camera with cool audio controls and video stabilization. don't even think about using it in cold weather. It will not work, the battery will die, you can't change out battery for a warm one and you are SOL. I've had three other gopro cameras over the years and always loved them. I've used them skiing and paragliding in Alaska with great results. This camera is absolutely worthless in cold temps. "anything below freezing" You have it in your warm pocket just prior to use, put it on your helmet right before you use it, 8 minutes later, it says low battery and shuts down. If you're using this in Hawaii, then good for you, its a great small camera but for us snow sport enthusiast, don't waste your time. Buy a camera with a removable battery and have extras someplace warm just in case. Hopefully I saved someone some time with this review. Cheers..."
    Echo Wan
    Written on May 15, 2018
    "This camera is a solid option for those wanting a wearable camera. It has loads of features that would allow for it to be used in many different settings, it also has some decent audio settings that one can use. The video quality is outstanding, the only complaint is that the battery life isn't all that great. If your looking to do some short recording this is a camera that you should check out. I would recommend it based on the quality of the picture alone, it is well built. "
    Patrick Grant
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "I strapped this GoPro HERO5 Session to my skydiving helmet. I was skeptical that it would keep still during that insane drop. The adhesion or the mount itself is super strong, and it wowed me to see the footage afterward. Sure enough, the images of the horizon were steady, and I was not disappointed with my purchase of this particular GoPro model. If you are an adventure-seeker, rest assured that the GoPro HERO5 Session can be right along side of you capturing the moments."
    Donna Harvey
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "I was so excited for my Bahamas trip since it was the first time I was going to go scuba diving. I needed to find a good camera that I would be able to use under the water. My friend recommended that I use this one. It did not disappoint. I loved the quality of the video that I was able to take underwater."
    Tammy Robinson
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "Best professional wearable camera I have owned! I have been looking for something that would allow me to wear a camera and still have the best quality video footage rather than poor quality, hard to read footage. Couldn't be happier."
    Cheryl Willis
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "GoPros are amazing and have excellent portability. They are made for this type of thing. Biking would be awesome to film with a GoPro, you just strap it somewhere and go!"
    Stephen Greene
    Written on May 15, 2018
    "If you are looking for a new wearable camera this one is great. it is durable and lightweight."
    John Schmidt
    Written on May 16, 2018
    "A solid GoPro model. It allows 4k video and I've had a blast playing around with the Time Lapse modes to see various stages of a location over time in quick succession. It's a fun camera and one the whole family can enjoy."
    Shirley Robertson
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "What your friends don't believe you mountain bike or go kayaking or white water rafting?! Prove it with this camera. It's waterproof and you can mount it just about anywhere."
    Randy West
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "The GoPro Hero5 Session is a great camera for peoples"
  • Cheryl Powell
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "This is awesome for taking my casual, fun videos and it is really easy to use. I can record high quality video and make my home stuff look professional. It is great how easy it is to share my files via phone or my computer."
  • Diana Estrada
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "This camera is amazing for anyone that loves the outdoors! It works great and is of very good quality. It has very good audio and the video quality is amazing! "
    Muhammad Mittal
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "good"
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  • Joseph Pearson
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 is an upgrade from its predecessor, which rumor has it, has gotten many a man's wife stung by stingrays. This bad boy takes video in 4K and is waterproof to 10m without any additional housing. Quite lovely for those peaceful days on an Australian beach, with playful jellyfish to keep you company as you film your next Youtube video. At $199.99, this is a steal!"
  • Anika Tambe
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "The provision to take photos and record them is great.I can also edit them to my liking.This is something i would really love."
  • Wayne Morgan
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "The Session is the latest camera from GoPro. It is a great little camera with a good resolution overall. It's not the same level of detail as seen with the Hero Silver, however for people like me who find themselves in the woods for days at a time, it's awesome to be able to have a lightweight and compact form factor to pack in. Function -The Hero Session features a one-click operation. Click the main button once, video recording starts at the specified default resolution. You can set this with the camera itself via the buttons or in the remote control app on your phone/pad. If you hold the main button for 3 seconds, it will start a time lapse. Easy peasy."
  • Humberto Madrigal
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 has been an absolutely fantastic purchase. It firmly fills all my needs for a wearable camera and I feel lucky to have learned about it!"
  • Consuelo Rivas
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "First off I love fishing. I use a kayak a lot to go fishing around my lake. This camera is amazing. I can strap it on me and it records my whole trip if I want it to. Usually I just turn it on when I get to my spot and start reeling in some fish. Awesome product. If you do stuff on the go like me or just can't risk getting your phone wet then I recommend you try this out."
    Micaela Ordoñez
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "This GoPro Hereo5 fits great into this topic category. This camera is excellent for the adventurous outdoorsy type. Its Waterproof and durability will capture life as you are out living it."
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  • Mark Hart
    Written on April 20, 2018
    "Great quality camera and also very durable. The price is also great for what you're getting. Good for any kind of action you want to film even if it's underwater."
  • Brian Murphy
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "The HERO5 worked great for me. I love the 4k video, and the size of the camera is easy for travelling. I would definitely recommend this for anyone wanting to film underwater."
  • Julie Wells
    Written on April 22, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is hands down the best sports DV action waterproof camera I have ever used. I can take it whitewater rafting with me, and the shots are stunning. Easy to edit and share files, simply awesome!"
  • Bob Xu
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "GoPro has done a great job designing the Hero5 session. The 4k videos it makes are sharp and colorful. It was easy to edit the captured videos and transfer them to computer. Well worth the money!"
  • Jonathan Nguyen
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "Every camera I’ve bought so far with an hdmi output has been sub-par to say the least, and this GoPro HERO5 Session is no different. I was very dissapointed in the recording quality. I would have thought this reputable brand would automatically be top of the line but I guess that’s what I get for assuming."
    Gregory Stone
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "Love this little camera I always wanted one of these. I saw one online and it had great visual. The 4k video is very clear a big plus for me. Plus I needed a durable camera that was water resistant."
  • David Watkins
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "This camera has the ability to go just about anywhere, had plenty of recording space, and can transfer files wirelessly. This is an ideal-looking solution, if the price isn't too high for you."
  • Lisa Mason
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "I was looking for a 1080p camera that could do more than 25fps. This camera can go up to 30fps in bursts. Like other GoPros, this one is wearable and I do wear it while mountain biking. It makes for some great videos. GoPro is a trust name brand and there are lots of accessories that fit it."
  • Ayaan Rathore
    Written on April 23, 2018
    "it is a fine camera that can be use anywhere so go buy it"
  • Zhang Li
    Written on April 15, 2018
    "This is a great buy. It captures everything with crystal clear video. IT has a water proof cases that makes it possible to take anywhere. I love my gopro and take it every time I go hiking or sight seeing."
    John Hunt
    Written on April 22, 2018
    "Good action camera, simple yet efficient."
  • Bryan Carpenter
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "This is a fantastic wearable camera that can be taken underwater. It has a ton of good features but it can only take pictures that are 10 meters under water, so it does not fit the topic."
  • Sean Chang
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "I needed a camera to mount on my bike/helmet to serve as a dash cam, cause honestly it's almost a necessity at this point. Saw the bigger action cameras and thought they were all kinda bulky, and you needed to use the waterproof case to actually get any kind of protection. I picked up this little thing because it's small, light, and it's actually waterproof on it's own, so no need for any extra cases. It's very discrete, I love it."
    Aaryan Balasubramanium
    Written on May 26, 2018
    "this is a small camera that will let you take it any where with minimal baggage "
  • Ai Long
    Written on May 22, 2018
    "The GoPro is a standard brand in wearable cameras. These are perfect for people who are "outdoorsy", especially those who love outdoor sports. I know my favorite thing to take it on are wilderness bike rides. The HERO5 is a great one in the line of GoPros to consider. It has 4K and bluetooth capabilities, and perhaps most importantly is that it is waterproof."
  • Russell Porter
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "go-pro session is a wearable camera with built in sensors to monitor speed.crstal clear 4k videos and usb connections available.it has the edit and share option to any devices.its waterproof and can be used by simply clicking a button and ofcourse can share from anywhere.the stunning 10 mp images are key points. for additional storage a sd card can be inserted"
  • Walter Hart
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "Upgraded from previous GoPro HERO series products, HERO5 is among highly upgraded. I am not new to this technology as I have experience with previous HERO series. Getting HERO5 was unimaginable joy for me. The new and advanced features with various software tools for outer access of files and ultra high resolution image quality would give you unique and elegant experience of capturing the moment through digital art. Right now, we are in the middle of our plan to visit Colorado Vail with our friends, and getting my GoPro HERO5 is in the center of having my skiing experience recorded"
  • Roger Washington
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is a great wearable camera at an affordable price. Unfortunately, this particular model does not have an LCD screen for real-time video viewing. However, you can subscribe to GoPro Plus which will allow your video to be uploaded to a cloud and you can access your video content from a smart device like your phone or tablet. I personally would prefer the LCD the screen and eliminate the need to subscribe to a seperate service for instant playback. "
    Brandon Andrews
    Written on May 13, 2018
    "Very nice GoPro camera! I mounted it on my Kayak and have great video to relive my adventures! It was a little struggle to get it mounted, but once i figured that out it was smooth sailing. "
  • Margaret Simpson
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "I do a lot of sports involving water, and I want to be able to share my adventures on my social media accounts. I was looking for something I waterproof and hands-free, and decided to purchase the GoPro HERO5 Session. It was really easy to use and I got a lot of cool pictures while at the beach. I am docking one star, however, because sometimes it had trouble connecting to the internet and I wouldn't have instant access to my pictures, but that only happened occasionally. "
    Li Ma
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is a great choice for someone just starting out with sports photography or for the processional seeking top quality action footage. There's a reason that GoPro is head of the pack when it comes to body-mounted cameras - you really can't do better than GoPro. The video and photo quality are great, and are worth the investment. The only downside to this particular model is the lack of LCD screen for real-time video viewing."
  • Martín Garza
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "Stunning 4K video and 10MP photos in Single, Burst and Time Lapse modes. Durable by design, HERO5 Session is waterproof to 33ft (10m) without a housing. Additional GoPro HERO5 Session Features + Benefits below on item page. A single press of the Shutter button powers the camera on and starts recording automatically."
    Patricia Perez
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "I love this device, I took it on a cruise and I am not disappointed. It was easy to use and store, I was able to capture my memories and share them quick and easy. "
  • Jose Newman
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "GoPro cameras have been leading technology in affordable action based and wearable cameras. Being able to support 4k videos at above 30 frames per second is amazing but at the price point of a Hero5, it's even more mind blowing. The Hero5 can also withstand all types of rough conditions and is even waterproof."
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  • Diana Fowler
    Written on April 19, 2018
    "GoPro HERO5 Sessionis a powerful and simple action camera equipped with pro-quality capture features. It allows you to record 4K videos and thanks to its connection features allows you to easily access, edit and share files on any device."
    Amit Patel
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "I think the best thing about this camera is its cheap price tag. Not only that though, it's a high quality piece of technology that can take a beating when doing extreme sports. "
  • Bruce Price
    Written on May 14, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session portable camera is one of the best budget options on the market. It costs less than most high-end GoPro cameras and still records 4k video. Additionally, it is waterproof so it can be worn in many different climates."
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  • Diane Hansen
    Written on May 17, 2018
    "Classic GoPro has great camera and records all my cool stuff. Love the comfort of the wearable and great date and time so I can put all my video in order. I was happy with this purchase and bought another one for my brother. He loved it as well."
  • Samantha Simpson
    Written on April 12, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is a great little camera. I didn't want to spend a fortune and I found this for 200.00 on amazon.So far it's been working awesome. Using it under water and action shots with no issues. It fit great on bike handlebars, cycling helmet, and pocket horseback riding. If your looking for a reasonably priced camera, with no need to hold , this is perfect"
  • Tammy Tran
    Written on May 24, 2018
    "All in all, this is an entirely decent activity cam. The camera is anything but difficult to utilize. The product is really simple to make sense of in the event that you've utilized any photograph/video editing program previously. The picture quality is sufficient for everything I do. My only grumbling is that it doesn't have a removable battery AND I am always depleting the battery at a quick rate. A backup battery might be nice to have."
  • Kyle Wade
    Written on May 27, 2018
    "This is a great little camera. You can take it anywhere and it doesn't take up much space. The video quality is great in good lighting. It's not the best at low light, but during the day it's great. I bought this product to record my outdoors adventures wherever I go because of four unique details that makes this GoPro one of the best. It has a waterproof case, 4k resolution, bluetooth and it is easy to operate."
  • Ashley Miller
    Written on May 22, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is waterproof and extremely portable. It's easy to take it everywhere with me while I travel"
  • Julie Hicks
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "The GoPro HERO5 Session is amazing! It's perfect for the person on the go who loves being able to edit their videos no matter what device it's on. I'm so thankful that I don't have to lug around a heavy desktop to use this camera!"
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  • Joan Ortiz
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "GoPro HERO5 Session is the best wearable cameras for 500 Euros and below"
  • Jenny Zhou
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "Seriously I am in awe of this camera, our family needed a great camera to record our fun memories camping and river rafting, this camera did not disappoint. Clear,concise, and waterproof! Overall very impressive and affordable."
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