GoPro Hero 5 Release Date, News & Update: Release During Holiday With 3D Video Feature? Live Streaming Function? Karma Drone

By Anne Caballo , Updated Jul 29, 2016 05:19 AM EDT
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GoPro Hero 5 will be the next action camera in the GoPro series. Many people are already disappointed that GoPro has not yet officially announce when will the next action cam will be available. The new device has been making speculations online for quite a while now.

GoPro Cam Comes Out This Holidays

Many speculations have said that the newest GoPro might be out these coming holidays and may be released before Christmas along with Karma drone, the company's remote controlled aerial photography device. According to Value Walk, the CEO of GoPro Nick Woodman said that both the GoPro Hero 5 and the Karma Drone's releases were postponed but had not stated any reason why. He also reportedly said that, although not specified when exactly, the company will be releasing three new devices in the coming holiday season,

GoPro Hero 5 3D Feature

According to some new reports, the said camera will come out with advanced and new features that consumers have not seen before. It is said that the Hero 5 may have 3D video camera feature, something that will surely boost the sales of the device leaving competitors behind.

On the same article by Value Walk, it said that the device will have 4k video capability at 60 frames per second. It is also possible to have a 3D feature for it has now a dual lens. And that it is going to be smaller than the Hero 4 that can be used under water up to 60 meters.

GoPro Hero 5 Live Streaming

The live stream feature speculations happened in January when the GoPro Company signed partnership with Periscope which is an app know for live streaming. According to The Verge, the new device is expected to have a built-in LTE chip which will provide standalone streaming with sites like Youtube and Facebook. But the company has yet to confirm it.

The New 'Karma' Drone

The Karma drone is the company's first drone product to be released. Report said that it will also be compatible with the older GoPro camera models. In this case, all the people who have Hero 3, Hero 3+, and Hero 4 can also use the drone. Christian Today wrote that Woodman said in an interview with Engadget early this year that the drone is specially designed for people who have active lifestyle.

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