GoPro have just unveiled the HERO6 Black, the most powerful and convenient GoPro yet. Also revealed was the Fusion which allows users to capture immersive 5.2K spherical content. As well as introducing new updates to the Karma Drone and additional new products.
Stay tuned to SOURCE for our full report from the GoPro HERO6 and Fusion launch party from Munich.
Press Release: GoPro today unveiled HERO6 Black, the most powerful and convenient GoPro, yet. Powered by GoPro’s custom-designed GP1 processor, HERO6 achieves an entirely new level of performance including stunning 4K60 and 1080p240 video and the most advanced video stabilization ever achieved in a GoPro. GoPro also launched Fusion, its bar-setting waterproof, mountable 5.2K spherical camera. Additionally, GoPro introduced new mounts and accessories plus a new Follow mode for its Karma drone.
GoPro’s founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman, introduced the HERO6 Black and Fusion cameras to an international audience at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco, California. Watch a replay of the live event HERE.
“HERO6’s next-level image quality, video stabilization and three times faster QuikStories performance makes it a powerful storytelling extension of your smartphone,” said Woodman. “It’s never been easier to live it, then share it…using a GoPro.”
HERO6 BLACK – £499.99
With stunning 4K60 and 1080p240 video packed into a rugged, waterproof, go-anywhere design, HERO6 Black and the GoPro App automatically transform your adventures into cinematic QuikStory videos you can share with the world. HERO6 also has dramatically improved dynamic range and low-light performance to really make things pop, and an added digital zoom just to get crazy.
· Powered by GoPro’s Custom-Designed GP1 Processor
· 4K60 and 1080p240 Video
· QuikStories Enabled, GoPro App Compatible
· Most Advanced Stabilization of any HERO camera
· All-New Touch Zoom
· 3x Faster Offload Speeds via 5GHz Wi-Fi
· Waterproof to 33 Feet (10m)
· Compatible with Karma and Existing GoPro Mounts
· Improved Dynamic Range and Low-Light Performance
· RAW and HDR Photo Modes
· Voice Control in 10 Languages
· GPS, Accelerometer and Gyroscope
· WiFi + Bluetooth
Developed from the ground up to maximize a GoPro’s capabilities, GP1 enables twice the video frame rates, improved image quality, dynamic range, low-light performance and dramatically improved video stabilization over previous HERO camera generations. Importantly, GP1 automates all of these benefits, allowing users to capture vibrant videos and stunning photos without messing around with complex image settings. GP1 also advances GoPro’s capabilities in computer vision and machine learning, enabling HERO6 to analyze visual scenes and sensor data for improved automated QuikStories.
HERO6 Black is now available on GoPro.com and at select retailers worldwide.
QuikStories is an app feature that makes it easy to share short videos of your adventures. HERO6 is optimized for QuikStories with 3X faster WiFi. This means your footage will rapidly transfer from your GoPro to your phone where the GoPro App will automatically create QuikStory videos for you.
Additional New Products
· Shorty – The ultimate pocket-able extension pole and tripod, perfect for any activity.
· The Handler – An updated floating handgrip with a quick-release mounting feature.
· Bite Mount + Floaty – A versatile bite mount with an easy-to-spot float, ideal for POV.