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GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Wide-Angle Helmet Cam - Motorsports Package

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Open up the throttle and let the GoPro HERO3 Black Edition wide-angle helmet cam motorsports package capture every moment of the adrenaline-laced ride.

  • Smaller and lighter than its predecessors, the GoPro HERO3 Black Edition wide-angle helmet cam motorsports package possesses top-of-the-line, 1440p high-def performance
  • Black Edition captures professional, cinema-quality video at 2 times the resolution and frame rate of previous models while delivering twice the performance in low light
  • Included Wi-Fi remote is waterproof and wearable; it can control up to 50 Wi-Fi enabled GoPro cameras at a time, with a range of up to 600 ft.
  • Motorsports package includes a rechargeable battery, QR and J-hook buckles, 3-way pivot, curved and flat adhesive mounts, mounting hardware and a USB charging cable
  • Available for free download on the GoPro website, the GoPro App enables full camera control and live scene preview on any compatible iOS or Android smartphone or tablet
  • Wearable, gear-mountable cam is waterproof to 197 ft. (60m); weighing in at a scant 2.6 oz., HERO3 Black Edition is 25% lighter and 30% smaller than the HERO2 cam
  • HERO3 Black Edition captures ultrawide video at 48 frames per sec. (1440p), 60 fps. (1080p), 100 fps. (960p), 120 fps. (720p), and 240 fps. (WVGA)
  • Capture crisp and clear 12MP still photos at a rate of 30 images per sec. with burst mode or time-lapse photos at 0.5, 1, 2, 5, 10, 30 or 60 sec. intervals
  • Reduced-distortion, aspherical lens works with user-selectable ultrawide, medium and narrow fields of view to deliver a variety of perspective-capture options
  • Redesigned audio system is as adept at capturing the subtle, natural sounds of voices and music as it is at capturing the encompassing sounds of action sports
  • Cam features ultra-high resolution 2.7K-24 and 4K-15 (Protune only) modes; looping video, continuous photo, manual white balance control and simultaneous still/video capture
  • Improved wind-noise reduction helps ensure that you'll hear more of your passion and less of the wind during high-speed activities
  • Includes a micro HDMI port, USB port, and a port for an optional 3.5mm stereo mic adapter or composite A/V adapter (adapters not included)
  • Supports class 10 microSD cards (not included) up to 64GB for plenty of memory storage; record times will vary with resolutions and frame rates
  • Flat-lens housing is waterproof for stunning image sharpness both above and below the water
  • Compatible with all GoPro mounting accessories and 1st generation BacPacs, newer generation LCD Touch BacPac and 2nd generation Battery BacPac (all sold separately)
  • Note: new size and shape requires HERO3-specific wrist, skeleton and 3D housings; be sure to check for HERO3 compatibility of all housing accessories
  • The GoPro HERO3 Black Edition wide-angle helmet cam is compatible with Windows® Vista, 7 and later as well as Mac OS® X 10.5 and later

The GoPro HERO3 Black Edition wide-angle helmet cam and the HERO3 Black Edition motorsports package both feature the same camera, components and accessories.

Some HERO3 units may require a software update upon receipt. Please visit for downloading instructions. Feel free to contact REI with any questions.


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GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Wide-Angle Helmet Cam - Motorsports Package Specs
Best use
4K / 2.7K / 1440p / 1080p / 960p / 720p / WVGA
12 fps. / 15 fps. / 24 fps. / 30 fps. / 48 fps. / 60 fps. / 100 fps. / 120 fps. / 240 fps.
USB/micro-HDMI/composite A/V adapter/3.5mm stereo mic adapter/Wi-Fi
Windows / Mac
Rechargeable lithium ion
Sold separately
High definition
Lens focal length
Zoom range
Vertical resolution
Image stabilization
Still mode
Movie mode
Frames per second
Self timer
Instant review
Remote control
OS compatibility
Power source
Included memory
LCD screen size
Weight (without batteries)

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Wide-Angle Helmet Cam - Motorsports Package

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