GoPro Hero4 Silver Review

GoPro has set the bar for action cameras balancing quality, usability and price. Their GoPro Hero4 Silver Edition may be the company’s second-billed action camera, behind their Hero 4 Black Edition, but it is the most recommended camera because of its price. It can take the same sharp image quality and steady video capture like its top-end counterpart.

Sporting the classic design that made its company known, the GoPro Hero4 Silver Action camera sports the GoPro design measuring at 2.3×1.1×1.6 inches at a weight of 2.9 ounces. It is worth to note that it is not waterproof on its own but when paired with its case it can go to SCUBA-grade depths of 40 meters.

Other action cameras rely on buttons to navigate to functions and files but with the GoPro Hero4 Silver, you can easily access functions as you do with cellphones. You can also pair your camera using GoPro’s smartphone application. With its reliable Wi-Fi connectivity, you can rest assure that you will quickly and easily be connected.

Picture and video quality is top-notch as you would expect with the product. The battery included is 1160mAh Lithium-ion allowing up to 1 hour and 50 minutes of continuous recording time at 1080p with 30 frames per second. The unit can accommodate up to 64GB in its microSD card storage. If you are looking for the best then don’t look any further, the GoPro Hero4 Silver Edition is here to serve and deliver the performance that you expect from an action camera.

JC2 GoPro Hero4 Silver


  • The 1.7 inch touchscreen LCD is bright and very responsive to touch
  • Wi-Fi signal is robust and easy to set-up
  • The camera is compatible with a lot of mounts and cases
  • Package includes a waterproof case for watersports


  • Videos and shots can become hazy when inside the case
  • The case can muffle the audio being recorded


  • Image Resolution: It has 12.0 MP
  • Image Processor: It has a CMOS Processor
  • Video Resolution: It can capture HD 3840×2160
  • Media Format Digital Video: The item can store in a SD cards
  • Video Capture Format HD: The camcorder captures and stores the video files in H.264 format
  • Color: The item comes in Silver color

What customers have to say about this camcorder

“Summary I love this product it is the best I have ever used and I wish more people liked it. The people who worked to create this product worked hard and tried their best to make this product good and easy to use.”

“I am really happy with my purchase and cannot wait to get out and use my GoPro more. If you’ve been on the fence about getting a GoPro or don’t know which one, I recommend the Silver Edition for its price point and ease of use with the touchscreen. It’s so small and has great quality, you can take it anywhere!”

Image quality is stunning, especially if you use protune and have a background in video editing”.

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