GoPro Hero 6 Black vs Yi 4K+ Spec Comparison

Comparison of the GoPro Hero 6 Black and the Yi 4K+ specifications and features.

9 Advantes of the GoPro Hero 6 Black Action Camera

  • A newer action camera that was more recently released.
  • 170degrees FOV field of view compared to Yi 4K+ which is 155degrees.
  • You can live stream with the GoPro Hero 6 Black.
  • The GoPro Hero 6 Black has a 30fps burst of photos.
  • You can take both JPEG and RAW photos with the GoPro.
  • Record at 240fps in 1080p resolution, which is double the frame rate of the Yi 4K+.
  • Battery life is almost double that of the Yi 4K+.
  • You can take the camera underwater to 10m deep without a housing.
  • The camera can take 256gb microSD cards which means you can record a hell of a lot more.

5 Advantages of the Yi 4K+ Action Camera

  • Has a recording bitrate of 135mpb which means you're getting much more information in your videos to work with in post production.
  • Wind noise reduction mode when recording videos.
  • Larger screen size so easier to view what you are recording and what you have just recorded.
  • Weighs only 59grams which is half the weight of the GoPro Hero 6 Black
  • Is the cheaper action camera out of the two.

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Model
Price
$499
Release Date
2 months 2 weeks ago
Replaced by
 
Field of View
170 degrees
Adjustable FOV
 
360
No
Sensor
 
Chipset

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
 
Photo Resolution
Burst rate
30fps
Photo Recording Formats
Optical Zoom
No
Aperture
F2.80
Minimum Focus Distance
30cm

Video Specs and Settings

Best Video Resolution
Fastest FPS
240fps
Recording Bitrate
60Mbps
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
 
Video recording format
 
Video Recording Options
 

Power

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

Action

Depth Rating
10metre
Drop Proof
Yes
Water Resistance
Waterproof Housing Required
No

Interface and Connections

Touch Screen
Yes
Peripherals
 
Connectivity
Memory Capacity
256gb
External Microphone
No
Phone App
Yes
Remote
No

Physical

Material
Mount Type
Screen Size
2.00" (inch)
Screen
Yes
Dimensions
6.2 × 3.2 × 4.4 cm
Weight
118grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
Flash
No
Colours
Storage Devices

Key Specs

Manufacturer
Model
Price
$439
Release Date
11 months 1 week ago
Replaced
Replaced by
 
Field of View
155 degrees
Adjustable FOV
 
360
No
Sensor

Photo Specs and Settings

Sensor Size
 
Photo Resolution
Burst rate
 
Photo Recording Formats
Optical Zoom
No
Aperture
 
Minimum Focus Distance
 

Video Specs and Settings

Resolution & FPS
Best Video Resolution
Fastest FPS
120fps
Recording Bitrate
135Mbps
Video Loop Length
 
Video codec
 
Video recording format
 
Video Recording Options
 

Power

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

Action

Depth Rating
40metre
Drop Proof
No
Water Resistance
Waterproof Housing Required
Yes

Interface and Connections

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

Physical

Material
Mount Type
Screen Size
2.20" (inch)
Screen
Yes
Dimensions
6.5 × 2.1 × 4.2 cm
Weight
59grams
Weight with Housing
 
Size
Flash
No
Colours
 
Storage Devices
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