Which Go-Pro?

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RyanWilson
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Which Go-Pro?

Postby RyanWilson » Fri Nov 23, 2012 17:43 pm

Hey fellow bikers,
I'm wanting to spend some dosh and get hold of a Go-Pro to record my adventures and make mini films etc.
(I know there are alternatives out there but all ive heard about Go-pro cameras is positive)

I would preferably like a HD version and don't want to be spending more than around £180. (the new HERO 3 is, i believe out of my price range :( )

So the alternatives, HERO 2? ive surfed the web a bit but cant really understand the difference between a lot of them and make out the jump in prices.
Ill be using the go-pro to mount onto my helmet, both for biking and skiing and maybe everyday business.

Thanks guys, marvelous site!

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RevellRider
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Re: Which Go-Pro?

Postby RevellRider » Fri Nov 23, 2012 19:25 pm

Look at a HD Helmet Hero, they can be picked up quite cheap right now. It'll shoot in 1080p HD and comes with a bunch of mounts. http://www.leisurelakesbikes.com/p/3541 ... -hd-camera

The HD Hero 2 has a faster, more powerful processor. This with a larger sensor means then camera can deal with changes in light faster but as you can understand are more expensive

Don't forget to factor in the price of memory cards

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Re: Which Go-Pro?

Postby mikewoods » Fri Nov 23, 2012 22:42 pm

GoPro hero 2 can be had around the £200 get a chesty mount rather than helmet mount - much more stable - love mine!

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Re: Which Go-Pro?

Postby RandG » Sat Nov 24, 2012 08:39 am

I got a HD Drfit after checking them all out, yes the new hero is probably the best out, but you won't be disappointed with the Drift and can be had for around £150


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