GoPro Hero 5 Black vs Gitup Git2 Spec Comparison

A spec and feature comparison of the GoPro Hero 5 Black and the Gitup Git 2 action cameras. The Gitup Git 2 as of writing has a better Cam Score than the GoPro Hero 5, let's see why.

8 Advantages of the GoPro Hero 5 Black Action Camera

  • Slightly newer camera than the Gitup, being release in late 2016 compared to mid 2016 for the Gitup
  • Has a burst rate of up to 30fps when taking photos
  • You can record super slow motion at 120fps at a video res of 1080p with the GoPro Hero 5, the Gitup only manages 60fps in the same resolution
  • Has low light an wind noise reduction video features
  • A bigger battery but that doesn't mean it records for longer
  • You can take it to 10m deep without an additional waterproof camera case
  • Voice control so you can do some hands-free stuff with it
  • GPS in-built

5 Advantages of the Gitup Git 2 Action Camera

  • Nearly a quarter of the price of the GoPro, you can get this camera for around $100 online
  • Bigger resolution photos at 16mp
  • This camera hasn't been made to set new records with video resolution and frame rate, but it has a solid image stabalization in-built
  • Slightly longer recording time of 90 minutes, 10 minutes longer than GoPro's claimed battery life of 80 minutes
  • 63grams so nearly half the weight when not being used in a waterproof case
82/100

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Price
$310
Release Date
1 year 9 months ago
Replaced by
Field of View
170 degrees
Adjustable FOV
Yes
360
No
Sensor
Chipset
Warranty
 
Warranty Length
 

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
Photo Res
12.00mp
Photo Resolution
Shooting Modes
Burst rate
30fps
Photo Recording Formats
Exposure Modes
 
Optical Zoom
No
Optical Zoom Distance
 
Aperture
F2.80
Minimum Focus Distance
30cm

Video Specs and Settings

Best Video Resolution
Best Video Res Pixel Count
8294362 pixels
Type of Image Stabilization
Highest Resolution with Image Stabilization
 
Video Resolutions with Stabilization
1080p 30fps
1080p 60fps
1440p 30fps
1440p 60fps
2.7k 30fps
2.7k 60fps
720p 30fps
720p 60fps
Fastest FPS
240fps
Recording Bitrate
60Mbps
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
 
Video recording format
 
Video Recording Options
 
Max ISO
 
360 Stitching
 

Power

Manufacturer Claimed Battery Life
105 minutes (at 1080p 30fps)
Charge Time
120minutes
Battery
USB Charge
Yes
Extend Battery Life with External Battery
No
Battery Range
Removable Battery
Yes

Action

Waterproof Depth
10metre
Drop Proof
No
Water Resistance with Housing
Waterproof Housing Required
No

Interface and Connections

Adjust Aspect Ratio
 
Info Screen
No
Touch Screen
Yes
Peripherals
Connectivity
Memory Capacity
128gb
External Microphone
Yes
Phone App
Yes
Sensors
Remote
Yes

Physical

Material
Mount Type on Camera Body
 
Screen Size
2.00" (inch)
Screen
Yes
Flip Screen
No
Dimensions
6.2 × 3.2 × 4.4 cm
Dimensions Volume
87.30 cm3
Weight
118grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
Shape
Glasses
No
Recording Lights
Yes
Flash
No
Colours
Storage Devices
93/100

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Price
$110
Release Date
2 years 4 months ago
Replaced
 
Replaced by
Field of View
170 degrees
Adjustable FOV
Yes
360
No
Sensor
Warranty
 
Warranty Length
 

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
Photo Res
16.00mp
Photo Resolution
Burst rate
 
Photo Recording Formats
Exposure Modes
 
Optical Zoom
No
Optical Zoom Distance
 
Aperture
 
Minimum Focus Distance
 

Video Specs and Settings

Best Video Resolution
Best Video Res Pixel Count
 
Type of Image Stabilization
Highest Resolution with Image Stabilization
Video Resolutions with Stabilization
1080p 60fps
Fastest FPS
60fps
Recording Bitrate
 
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
 
Video recording format
 
Video Recording Options
 
Max ISO
 
360 Stitching
 

Power

Manufacturer Claimed Battery Life
90 minutes (at 1080p 30fps)
Charge Time
 
Battery
USB Charge
Yes
Extend Battery Life with External Battery
Yes
Battery Range
Removable Battery
Yes

Action

Waterproof Depth
30metre
Drop Proof
No
Water Resistance with Housing
Waterproof Housing Required
Yes

Interface and Connections

Adjust Aspect Ratio
 
Info Screen
No
Touch Screen
No
Peripherals
Connectivity
Memory Capacity
64gb
External Microphone
Yes
Phone App
No
Sensors
 
Remote
Yes

Physical

Material
Mount Type on Camera Body
Screen Size
1.50" (inch)
Screen
Yes
Flip Screen
No
Dimensions
5.9 × 3 × 4.1 cm
Dimensions Volume
72.57 cm3
Weight
63grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
Shape
Glasses
No
Recording Lights
Yes
Flash
No
Colours
Storage Devices
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