GoPro HERO6 Black

The all new GoPro HERO6 Black action camera lets you capture and relive your adventures like never before. Now featuring GoPro's powerful GP1 chip inside the camera, which is described as having double the performance of the HERO5, the HERO6 Black can record at 60fps (60p) in 4K UHD, or 240fps (240p) in 1080p Full HD. Additionally, the new processor in the HERO 6 provides greatly improved image/video stabilization (Now available in 4K) and low light performance. Other new features and enhancements include H.265 HEVC/MPEG-H format recording, Global Tone Mapping (GTM) for videos, Touch Zoom, 5GHz band Wi-Fi for 3x faster media transfers, improved auto-exposure/white balance, and enhanced QuikStories. All HERO 5 Black accessories and mounts, including the HERO5 Black battery and Karma, are compatible with the GoPro HERO 6 Black.

  • 4K recording up to 60 frames per second, 2.7K up to 120fps, and Full HD up to 240fps
  • 2 inch touchscreen
  • 10m waterproofing without a case
  • Voice commands
  • 3 built-in microphones
  • Image stabilisation
  • Wireless connectivity
  • 12 Megapixel RAW / WDR photos
  • Gopro HERO 6, HERO 6, Gopro 6, Go Pro hero 6
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SKU
XG10600
R6,995.00
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10m water proofing from sealed rubberised chassis - No more housings for normal waterproofing

The GroPro HERO6 Black, just like the HERO5 Black, can be used underwater without any need of a waterproof housing. The waterproofing comes from the HERO6 Black's sealed rubberised chassis that protects the camera in up to 10m of water, and from any small knocks and falls. The GoPro HERO6 Black even has 2m water proofing if the front lens protector is removed or damaged. If you need more protection the new optional GoPro Super Suit housing will protect your camera to depths of 60m and against gravel, dirt, knocks, and falls.


Improved image stabilisation for smooth videos. Now available in 4K

Image stabilisation is enabled by default and will smooth out any unwanted high-frequency movement for sleek and life-like looking videos. Now with the HERO 6 Black, even when in a Wide FOV, you will have full stabilization in all three axes, including in 4K30 and 1080p120 modes, which were not stabilized on the HERO5. The HERO6 Black has dedicated hardware that actively applies de-warping of images based on the motion sensors, vastly reducing warping seen in high-vibration or aggressively stabilized content. This culminates into customer content that will look smoother than ever before, in more modes, under a wider range of uses.


4K recording up to 60 frames per second, 2.7K up to 120fps, and up to 240fps on Full HD

The GoPro HERO6 Black can record Ultra HD (UHD( 4K videos at up to 60 frames per second, 2.7K up to 120fps, and Full HD up to a super fast 240fps. The frame rates of 60fps and higher will enable you to slow down the action for insane slow-mo effects.


High quality H.265 HEVC/MPEG-H video format recording

The GoPro HERO6 Black can record 4K videos in the latest H.265 HEVC/MPEG-H video format. HEVC (short for High Efficiency Video Coding) delivers video quality identical to H.264 AVC wile only using half the bit rate


Global Tone Mapping (GTM) for videos

The GoPro HERO6 Black includes Global Tone Mapping GTM for videos, allowing high-contrast shots with bright and dark regions to have improved exposure and retain details across the entire scene, to deliver a dynamic range improvement of up to two stops.


New powerful GP1 processor

The GP1 chip has been crafted from the ground up for the unique needs of the GoPro HERO 6 action camera. Doing so offers increased control over image processing, delivering the distinctive GoPro look, at a level of quality previously impossible from a GoPro camera. Beyond that, GP1 allows the action camera to perform advanced image computation, to enable more intelligent features.


Improved low-light performance

Thanks to the new GP1 processor the HERO6 Black now features improved low light performance in both video and photo modes.


Improved auto exposure and auto white balance

Now not only is the HERO6 exposure control much greater, but thanks to its increased frame rate of the image processing, it is able to shift AE from dark to bright regions significantly faster. New improvements and control over AWB enables automatic scene detection for much more accurate colors across the broad range of environments and lighting conditions. Automatic detection of underwater scenes adjusts auto white balance dynamically to capture beautiful natural colors of the underwater shot, where a red or magenta filter would have previously been required to do so.


Voice commands in 10 languages

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 HERO6 Black with a simple "GoPro, take a picture" voice command. There are several other voice commands to explore, and native support for 10 languages (More to come) makes this feature very accessible.


2-Inch touch display

The GoPro HERO6 Black features a live-view 2-inch touchscreen display. The touch-screen display a bright and clear live view of what the HERO6 is recording as well as the current settings, battery life, and available recording time. The display also makes changing settings easy from a easy to navigate menu.


3 microphone stereo recording and built-in microphone jack

The GoPro HERO6 Black features 3 strategically placed built-in microphones from which the camera will automatically choose the best audio to record to the video track. An additional microphone (optional) can also used for more professional and directional sound.


Medium, narrow, and linear FOV video recording modes

The HERO6 Black can 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.


12 Megapixel Raw and Wide Dynamic Range photo modes

The HERO6 Black can capture 12MP RAW image files for more creative flexibility in advanced image editing software, and WDR photo mode captures a wider dynamic range for more detail in shadows and highlights.


Compatible with all HERO5 Black accessories and mounts

All HERO 5 Black accessories and mounts, including the HERO5 Black battery and Karma, are compatible with the GoPro HERO 6 Black. 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.


Dual-band wireless connectivity - Share your experiences instantly or frame your shot from a mobile device

The GoPro HERO6 Black features built-in dual-band Wi-Fi wireless connectivity enabling you to easily share your images and videos to connected devices or frame your shot from a mounted camera. With a GoPro Plus subscription and active internet connection from a connected device, the HERO6 Black can automatically upload photos and videos directly to the cloud for easy viewing, editing and sharing on the go.


Other Features

  • Built-in Speaker
  • Capture images during video recording
  • HDMI D (Micro) Output
  • Ultra Wide Angle Glass Lens
  • Simple 1-button control
  • GPS
  • Improved QuikStory using algorithms from telemetry, facial detection, and audio
  • 12 Megapixel 30fps burst shooting
  • Touch Zoom
  • Manual exposure compensation / EV +-
  • Includes: Frame (as seen in picture), curved adhesive mount, flat adhesive mount, mounting buckle, and USB cable

  • GoPro HERO6 Black
  • Battery Charger
  • The Frame
  • Rechargeable Battery for HERO5 & HERO6 Black
  • Curved Adhesive Mount
  • Flat Adhesive Mount
  • Mounting Buckle
  • USB Cable
Camera
Sensor 1 x  CMOS
Pixel Gross 12 MP
Effective Pixels Not specified by manufacturer
Optics
Fixed Focus Yes
Recording
Recording Media microSD/HC/XC
Video Format 3840 x 2880 at 24, 25, 30 fps (60, 78 Mbps MP4)
3840 x 2160p at 24, 25, 30, 50, 60 fps (60, 78 Mbps MP4)
2704 x 2028p at 24, 25, 30, 50, 60 fps (MP4)
2704 x 1520p at 24, 25, 30, 50, 60, 100, 120 fps (MP4)
1920 x 1440p at 24, 25, 30, 50, 60 fps (MP4)
1920 x 1080p at 24, 25, 30, 50, 60, 100, 120, 240 fps
1280 x 720 at 50, 60 fps (MP4)
Aspect Ratio 16:9
4:3
Still Image Resolution RAW: 12 Megapixel
JPEG: 12 Megapixel
Channels 2.0-Channel Stereo
Audio Format AAC
WAV
Display
Display Type LCD
Touchscreen Yes
Screen Size 2"
Status Display Yes
Exposure Control
Burst Photo 30 Photos / 1 Second
Features
Image Stabilization Digital
Waterproof Depth Rating 33.0' / 10.0 m (Camera)
White Balance Modes Not specified by manufacturer
Built-In Mic Yes
Built-In Speaker Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs 1 x Micro-HDMI (Type-D)
Microphone Input Yes
Headphone Jack No
General
Battery Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 1220 mAh
Charging Method AC Adapter
USB
Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.6 x 1.8 x 1.4" / 6.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm
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