The Hero 4 Silver is the younger sister of the GoPro Hero 4 Black front. What little action cam has on the box, clears the test. GoPro Hero 4 Silver: The touch screen on the back panel promises a better service. Compared with the powerful Hero 4 Hero dominated the Black 4 Silver Although only 4K video with jerky 15fps, but it has another advantage: it is equipped with a touch screen on the back, making it easy to operate.
GoPro Hero 4 Silver: what's new?
A new Quick-capture mode makes a keystroke that the camera is turned on and recording starts immediately. He should avoid that the filmmakers the best moments just missed. Practical: Holds the user the quick capture button for two seconds, the Hero starts 4 Silver in fast motion Photo mode.
Photos takes Hero 4 Silver with a resolution of 12 megapixels, continuous shooting while up to 30 frames per second. With a highlight function can highlight particular favorite moments and can be recovered more quickly.
Night-Night and Photo-Lapse are two new night modes and offer customizable exposure settings of up to 30 seconds for single or time-lapse photography. Moreover, can the Action Cam not only control with WLAN, but also with Bluetooth. Per app can view and share content.
Thanks to the touch screen, the control of the Hero designed 4 Silver somewhat simpler than with the Black. Tap and wipe up settings can be made or view photos and videos on the screen. On a tiny display on the front panel is also read off some recording relevant information. Overall, the service works easily and intuitively.
4K video filming the Hero 4 Silver only with a frame rate of 15 frames per second. More computing power for a fluid motion recording at 30 fps is the Hero 4 Black reserved. Full-HD video takes the Silver contrast to up to 60 frames per second.
Slow-motion video at four times the slowdown (120p) with 1280x720 pixels succeed (720p). It takes the Silver videos pleasing clarity and detail on, the fine-grained noise bothers doing any more than the Smooth drawing dark areas. When fast movements a slight judder can be seen changing brightnesses are quickly compensated. Shooting in low light, however, are less bright and sharp, large artifacts are as visible as slight color distortion.
Conclusion GoPro Hero 4 Silver
Great picture quality coupled with a finite useful operation via touch screen, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth - the Hero 4 Silver GoPro has expanded the four series useful. Currently, the GoPro Hero 4 Silver for around 380 euros (Amazon, as of 27.05.2015) is available.