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GoPro Hero 6, GoPro Fusion - Two New GoPro Cameras For Action Fans

As anticipated, GoPro has released the HERO6 Black as well as the Fusion camera.

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GoPro has unveiled the latest version of its popular action cameras, HERO6 Black, along with the Fusion - its bar-setting waterproof, mountable 5.2K spherical camera.

The HERO6 is powered by GoPro's custom-designed GP1 processor, features the most advanced video stabilisation ever achieved in a GoPro and it can capture 4K60 as well as 1080p240 video. The HERO6 also has an improved dynamic range and low-light performance.

HERO6 Features At A Glance:

  • 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

HERO6 Black is now available for $499.99.

 

GoPro Fusion

 

As well as the HERO 6, GoPro has also announced the launch of the GoPro Fusion - a camera which is capable of capturing immersive 5.2K spherical video. The Fusion features gimbal-like stabilisation and you can share footage as VR content or use the GoPro apps' OverCapture function to recapture and share your spherical shot as a traditional fixed perspective video.

Fusion Features At A Glance:

  • 5.2K30 and 3K60 Spherical Video
  • 18MP Spherical Photo
  • GoPro App Compatible
  • OverCapture Allows for Traditional Video Creation from 360 Footage
  • Advanced Stabilization
  • 360 Audio
  • Waterproof to 16ft (5m)
  • Time Lapse Video + Photo, Night Lapse and Burst Modes
  • Works with Most GoPro Mounts
  • Includes Fusion Grip Mount
  • Voice Control in 10 Languages
  • GPS, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass
  • WiFi + Bluetooth

GoPro Fusion is currently available for pre-order and will ship in November for £699.99.  

 

Other updates to the GoPro range include a new 'follow' mode for the Karma drone and an 'auto-shot path' function for the watch which will keep the Karma hovering in place while it rotates, keeping the Karma Controller in frame wherever it goes. Other new Karma updates include an expanded Cable-Cam auto-shot path and 'Look Up' camera tilt capability.

Current Karma owners may unlock new features via a firmware update, available today.

A range of new accessories are also now available and these include a pocket-able extension pole and tripod, an updated floating handgrip with a quick-release mounting feature and a versatile bite mount with an easy-to-spot float

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Photographs taken using the GoPro HERO6 Black

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