Good Friday Blunder, New Low Cost Go Pro That's Not Cheap

Posted by las-mk 09/04/2018 0 Comment(s) Press,

Good Friday Blunder, New Low Cost Go Pro That's Not Cheap

 

Is this the sign of struggling company or just plain stupid PR, GoPro has used Good Friday as the day to announce a new lost cost GoPro despite most media companies being on holidays and all CE retailers shut.

 

GoPro CEO Nick Woodman promised late last year that the Company was looking to launch a low-cost version of their action proof premium camera, the new model is capped to a max resolution and frame rate of 1440p at 60 frames per second, so it can't shoot 4K or super slow-motion footage.

 

Called the Hero, it looks just like the Hero 5 and Hero 6, and costs $299.95 in Australia. A similar Laser Corporation offering the NAVIG8R sports camera which also has Wi Fi connectivity is selling for $87 at Big W.

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