GoPro HD Motorsports Hero Camera Kit

GoPro HD Motorsports HeroWho’s into high speed shenanigans? Record every second in full HD with this amazing camera kit!

GoPro’s HD Motorsports Hero is a high performance 1080p on-board video and still photo racing camera. It easily mounts to any helmet, motorcycle, ATV, car, plane, jet ski, boat, snowmobile or other vehicle.

GoPro’s obsession with sound has conquered the wind. At 110km/h on a motorcycle, you’ll enjoy the throaty sound of your motor, not the wind.

At only $349, you can afford one for every set of wheels you own!

Plenty of included accessories

Included are mounts for two helmets and three vehicles, as well as a suction cup for maximum versatility and convenience. Also included is a 1100mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery that lasts for up to 2.5 hours of constant recording. With optional accessories, you can also plug the camera into a wall outlet, cigarette lighter, or with any USB-compatible power adapter, wire it directly to your vehicle’s electrical system. The battery will charge while you record.

Optional BacPac Accessories

An innovative expansion port on the back of the camera, the HERO Bus™ accepts optional Expansion BacPacs to expand the functionality of HD HERO cameras:

  • LCD BacPac for on-camera preview and playback
  • Endurance Battery BacPac for double battery life

What’s Included:

1 HD HERO Camera (5 megapixel)

1 Rechargable 1100 mAh Lithium-Ion Battery

1 Waterproof Quick-Release Housing (180’/60 m)

3 Flat, 3M™ Adhesive Mounts

2 Curved, 3M™ Adhesive Mounts

2 Quick-Release Buckles

1 Vertical Surface “J-Hook” Buckle

1 Suction Cup Mount

1 Three-Way Pivoting Side Arm Assembly

1 USB Cable

1 Component Video (HDTV) Cable

1 Composite Video + Audio Out Cable

Warranty: One Year

Tech Specs:

Camera Optics

Lens Type: Fixed Focus (2ft/.6m – ∞), glass

Aperture: f/2.8 (high performance in low-light situations)

Angle of View: 170º ultra wide angle in WVGA, 720p, or 960p mode

Angle of View: 127º wide angle in 1080p mode

Video

HD Video Resolution Modes: (subject to change, pending final firmware release)

1080p = 1920×1080 pixels (16:9), 30 fps, 15 Mbit/s data rate

960p = 1280×960 pixels (4:3), 30 fps, 12 Mbit/s data rate

720p = 1280×720 pixels (16:9), 60 fps, 15 Mbit/s data rate

720p = 1280×720 pixels (16:9), 30 fps, 8 Mbit/s data rate

WVGA = 848×480 pixels (16:9), 60 fps, 8 Mbit/s data rate

Sensor Type: 1/2.5″ HD CMOS, 2.2µm-sized pixels

Light Sensitivity: Super low-light sensitivity (>1.4 V/lux-sec)

Video Format: H.264 compression, saved as Windows- & Mac-compatible MPEG4 (.mp4) file

Exposure Control: Auto with user selectable center weighted average and spot metering settings

White Balance: Auto

Audio

Microphone: Built-in, mono with AGC (automatic gain control)

Audio Format: 48 kHz, AAC audio compression

Photo

Resolution: 5 megapixel

Capture Modes: Single shot, photo every 2, 5, 10, 30 or 60 secs.; 3 photo burst; self-timer

Storage

Memory: SD card (SDHC), up to 32GB capacity (not included)

Average recording times (using 32GB SD card):

1080p (30 fps): 4h 21m

960p (30 fps): 5h 26m

720p (60 fps): 4h 21

720p (30 fps): 8h 09m

WVGA (60 fps): 8h 09m

Camera Connectors & Cables

PC Connection: USB 2.0 (data connection and battery charging)

HDTV Out: HD NTSC & PAL (component cable incl.)

Audio Out: Combo 2.5mm jack with stereo audio and composite video out

PC Compatibility: Windows® Vista or Windows® 7; Mac OS® X 10.4.11 and later

Power & Battery

Battery Type: Rechargeable 1100 mAh lithium-ion

Battery Life: Approx. 2.5 hrs

Charging: via USB to computer or optional power adapter

Charge Time: 80% capacity after 1 hour with optional power adapter; or 2 hours with a computer’s USB port

Waterproof Camera Housing

Depth Rating: Up to 180 feet / 60 meters

Construction: Polycarbonate and stainless steel

Hardware: Stainless steel

Size & Weight

Dimensions (H x W x D): 1.6” x 2.4” x 1.2” (42mm x 60mm x 30mm)

Weight: 3.3oz (94g) incl. battery, 5.9oz (167g) incl. housing

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