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GoPro HERO5 Session (Discontinued)

GoPro HERO5 Session (Discontinued)


Ever wanted a really small action camera that can take a beating while still being able to record 4K .The GoPro HERO5 Session is just that, a rugged, seriously compact action camera that can record 4K 30p with digital stabilisation.

With a square size of just 38mm, the HERO5 Session is so small that you could, and should literately take it with you wherever you go.

Top features includes: digital video stabilisation; voice commands; sleek and sporty matt black type finish; native 10m waterproofing; 60fps 1440p, 90fps 1080p; Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity;advanced wind-noise reduction; manual exposure; and Medium, Narrow, Linear video modes.

Unfortunately the GoPro HERO5 Session is now discontinued please click on this link for all the current models

  • 4K recording up to 30 frames per second, 2.7K up to 60fps, and up to 240fps on lower resolutions
  • 10m waterproofing without a case
  • Voice commands
  • Image stabilisation
  • Wireless connectivity
  • 10 Megapixel 30fps burst
  • Gopro Hero 5 Session, Go pro Hero 5 Session, Gopro Session, Go pro Session, Gopro Hero 5
Available to Order. Usually ships within 2-3 days
SKU XG10550
Brand GoPro

Rugged and 10m waterproof

The GroPro HERO5 Session can be used underwater without any need of a waterproof housing. The waterproofing comes from a sealed rubberised chassis that protects the camera in up to 10m of water, and from any small knocks and falls.

Image stabilisation for smooth videos

The GoPro HERO5 Session now features image stabilisation technology. Image stabilisation is enabled by default and will smooth out any unwanted high-frequency movement for sleek and life-like looking videos.

4K recording up to 30 frames per second, 2.7K up to 60fps, and up to 100fps on lower resolutions

The GoPro HERO5 Session can record Ultra HD 4K videos at a smooth frame rate of 30 frames per second. Other recording resolutions include 2.7K up to 60fps, 1080p Full HD up to 90fps, and HD 960p up to 100fps. The frame rates of 60fps and higher will enable you to slow down the action for slow-motion effects.

Wireless connectivity & GoPro App: Use your smart device for a live view with the ability to start/stop recording, manual exposure and more

Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity lets you sync a compatible smart device through the GoPro app. One connected toy can your smart device for a live view with the ability to start/stop recording; change camera settings; and edit, share content.

One-button control and voice commands

One-button control makes the HERO5 Session easy to operate and voice command makes recording and taking pictures easy even when you're to busy being a HERO. Keep your hands on the handlebars and start recording your favourite downhill with a simple "GoPro, start recording" voice command, or take selfies with your pole mounted, unreachable HERO5 Session with a simple "GoPro, take a picture" voice command. There are several other voice commands to explore, and native support for 7 languages (English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Chinese, and Japanese with more to come) makes this feature very accessible.

Top display

A small display on the HERO5 Session shows the current settings, battery life, and available recording time.

Dynamic audio recording

The GoPro HERO5 Session utilises internal algorithms to reduce unwanted noise effects such as wind, giving a higher quality audio track.

Superview, Medium, narrow, and linear FOV video recording modes

The HERO5 Session can record in GoPro's famous Superview mode for that super-wide view. Other than wide shots the Session can also record narrower field-of-view videos including Medium, Narrow, and the new Linear modes in resolutions of 2.7K widescreen and lower. Linear mode corrects the lens's barrel distortion but is only available in 2.7K and 1080p setting.

10 Megapixel 30fps photo busts

With a burst rate of 30fps you can create high resolution sequences of just about any action

Works with several of GoPro accessories and mounts

Do you want to mount your HERO5 Session on a handlebar? No problem, there is a mount for that. Do you want to mount your Session on a stunt plane? Still not a problem. Whatever you want to record and from whichever angle you want to shoot GoPro has a high quality mount that will safely secure your camera. There are also many available accessories to suit your GoPro for different shooting needs.

Other Features

  • Ultra Wide Angle Glass Lens
  • Timelapse recording
  • Includes: standard frame, mounting buckle, curved adhesive mount, flat adhesive mount, USB cable

In the box
  • GoPro HERO5 Session
  • Standard Frame
  • Mounting Buckle
  • Curved Adhesive Mount
  • Flat Adhesive Mount
  • USB Cable

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1.  What warranty comes with the goods purchased ?

All products excluding batteries sold by Orms are covered by a minimum of a one year local warranty, reckoned from the date of purchase, to protect you against manufacturing defects.


Canon IXUS, PowerShot compact cameras are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty
Canon DSLR and Mirrorless cameras
are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.
Canon video cameras including Legria and X-series are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.


Nikon compacts excluding the Coolpix P900 are covered by a full 1 Year Warranty.
Nikon DSLR's including the CoolPix P900 and are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.


Panasonic cameras and lenses are covered by a full 2 Year Warranty.


Fujifilm cameras  are covered by a 2 Year Warranty.


Sigma and Tamron products are covered by a 3 Year Warranty.


Lexar and Sandisk memory cards are covered by a Limited Lifetime Warranty.


Lowepro's Limited Original Owner Warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship during the useful life of the product.  The warranty does not cover damage caused by improper care.


 All used gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 6 Month Warranty.


 All refurbished gear sold by ORMS is supplied with a 12 Month Warranty.


2.  My product has gone faulty, now what ?

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   1. If a product is defective / faulty, ORMS will replace the product within a 10 day period deemed from the date of receiving the product.  ORMS will also cover the shipping costs within the borders of South Africa.

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   3. Please see our policies under Return Policy and Servicing & Repair Policy for further information


Orms is not obliged to repair products that fall outside of the manufacturers warranty period, or products that are damaged accidentally, however Orms in seeking to deliver the highest standard of customer service will gladly assist the customer in having the product repaired via the network of repair agents with which Orms has business dealings.

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Free Economy Shipping is available on all orders exceeding R1 000. (T&C's apply)

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  • Shipping may only be to a physical address within the borders of South Africa. No P.O Box's allowed.
  • Shipping to outlying or remote areas like farms and game reserves may attract an additional fee.
  • The delivery time to city areas is usually between 2 and 4 working days*. This excludes weekends and public holidays.

*Reckoned from time of dispatch to time of arrival to client. This is an estimate and not guaranteed.


2.  Aramex Courier Service (local)

We use Aramex couriers as our preferred method of delivery.

With sophisticated track and trace equipment, you can pinpoint exactly where your parcel is, from the moment it is dispatched by us, until it's safely handed over to you the recipient.

Your parcel is well packaged and bubble wrapped before delivery. We also fully insure your parcels contents for the journey to your door.

Delivery Charges:

We charge a flat-rate for shipping and the charges are per order. 

  • Express Shipping to Main Cities @ R 150.00 incl. VAT (ETA of 1-2 Business Days)* - Main Cities are: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Port Elizabeth and East London. Other cities/towns will take more than 1-2 delivery time.
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Delivery Charges:

International shipments are quoted on a per order basis depending on the size and weight of the parcel shipped.


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