GoPro Hero 3+ vs Vivitar DVR794

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GoPro Hero 3+
Vivitar DVR794

Top Prices

Overstock
Checked 1 day ago
Walmart
Checked 20 hours ago
Out of stock
BrandsMart USA
Checked 17 hours ago
In stock
Walmart
Checked 19 hours ago
Delivery unknown
In stock
Newegg US
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Better manufacturer's guarantee by one year
The GoPro Hero 3+ comes with a one year guarantee from the manufacturer, however the Vivitar DVR794 has a zero year guarantee.
Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the GoPro Hero 3+ is 80% based on 1 review, however the average rating of the Vivitar DVR794 is 63% (based on 12 reviews).
3 Reasons For
Higher effective megapixels (movie) Edit
Vivitar DVR794 is 12MP (movie mode). That's 2MP higher than the GoPro Hero 3+ (12MP).
Cheaper by $121
The Vivitar DVR794 is $120.99 cheaper than the GoPro Hero 3+.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
2MP lower effective megapixels (movie) Edit
The GoPro Hero 3+ is a 10MP (movie mode) camcorder. That's 2MP lower than the Vivitar DVR794 (12MP).
More expensive by $121
The GoPro Hero 3+ is $120.99 more expensive than the Vivitar DVR794.
Less retailers
The GoPro Hero 3+ is only stocked by 2 stores, whereas the Vivitar DVR794 is stocked by 3 retailers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
1 Reason Against
User review Rating is much Worse
The average user rating of the Vivitar DVR794 is only 63%, whereas the average user rating of the GoPro Hero 3+ is 80% (based on 1 review).

Average User Rating

Date Released

50 months Ago 50 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 0 Years

Image Sensor

Effective Megapixels (movie)
10MP 12MP
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Lens System

Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 9

Storage

Memory Slots
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 SDHC
 MicroSDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 SDHC
 MicroSDHC
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Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5m

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Auto

Design

Colour of Product
 White
 White

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 AVI
 AVI
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Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Still Image

Still Image Resolution(s)
 2592 x 1944
 4000 x 3000
 2592 x 1944
 4000 x 3000
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Battery

Battery Type
Lithium-ion GP3037 1180 mAh Rechargeable Lithium-ion

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Yes

Other Features

Interface
- mini USB USB 2.0
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.0 - 120
Dimensions (WxDxH)
120 x 175 x 80 50 x 72 x 28
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