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Old Nov 26, 2012, 06:46 AM
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wingbreaker. why are you defending the gp3 so hard? just let the videos speak for themselves. Or do you work for gopro or something?
See title of thread: "Discussion New product..gopro hero3!"

I'm not a go pro employee. I'm having a discussion. I can post my comments about a hacked GH2 shooting the best DSLR video, but this is not the forum for that.

That video is not speaking for anything. It was done improperly for a comparison.
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 07:08 PM
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Got mine in today! So excited! Couldn't help it but make a whole video out of it:
The GoPro Hero 3 (Black Edition) has Arrived (2 min 11 sec)
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 07:35 PM
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I was a bit sceptical about the gp3. But now I'm more convinced of its performance. I've been testing the GP3 in the last few weeks and I like the out of the box sharpness. Colour is a different story but overall I'm pretty pleased with the results I'm getting with my GP3 black.

Is it worth $399 plus shipping? Still a not so easy question for me. Somehow RX100 is still tempting since I could get it for less than a couple hundred bucks more than the gopro 3 black.
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Old Jan 07, 2013, 03:09 PM
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New usb connector from Ridax for video/ power out.
http://www.chargeconverter.com/store...product_id=164
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Old Jan 07, 2013, 05:15 PM
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I was a bit sceptical about the gp3. But now I'm more convinced of its performance. I've been testing the GP3 in the last few weeks and I like the out of the box sharpness. Colour is a different story but overall I'm pretty pleased with the results I'm getting with my GP3 black.

Is it worth $399 plus shipping? Still a not so easy question for me. Somehow RX100 is still tempting since I could get it for less than a couple hundred bucks more than the gopro 3 black.
Lucky you. Mine died before it was an hour old. Completely inert.

Contacted the Customer "Relations" five days ago to get a return authorization and they STILL haven't responded.

Lousy company.
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Old Jan 07, 2013, 05:27 PM
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Lucky you. Mine died before it was an hour old. Completely inert.

Contacted the Customer "Relations" five days ago to get a return authorization and they STILL haven't responded.

Lousy company.
gopro is a bit laggish but they do respond. Did you buy direct?
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 06:55 PM
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Update - it's now more than a week and no response from GoPro. So I contacted Amazon, from whom I bought the camera, and they SHIPPED a replacement less than an hour later. No hassle, no delay.

GoPro clearly needs a lesson in customer service.
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