High Quality 1080p video.
Works well under low light.
Includes waterproof housing.
Fun to use.
Small and flexible.
Lots of options for video and still resolution.
Clear and bright pictures.
Good low light sensitivity.
Lots of accessories from both GoPro and third party vendors.
Waterproof to 197 feet.
Gets warm when powered on.
No tripod mount on camera or casing.
More expensive than other offerings.
Curve lense not good for underwater and no GoPro option available to change to a flat lens.
Noise in low-light conditions.
Limited battery life.
Archaic control system.
Fixed focal length lens.
By Stuff.tv on October 01, 2012
Flexible, solid and capable, the GoPro stays on top ...100
By Ken Stone on October 01, 2012
Steve Douglas When the original GoPro was introduced into the market it immediately filled a niche for a great many people who would probably have not gotten into video or whose budgets simply didn't allow for it. As I used the first GoPro HERO to...-
By ConsumerSearch on August 01, 2012
If you need a camera/camcorder that can take a real beating, experts recommend the GoPro HD Hero2 (*Est. $300). It's definitely not the camcorder you want to shoot your wedding with -- but if you're whitewater rafting, skydiving, dirt biking or...-
By TechRadar on July 23, 2012
The GoPro HD Hero2 is an action sports stills and video camera housed in a tough case designed to be mounted on pretty much anything: head, chest, surfboard, car and even the odd balloon flight to the edge of space. The camera itself is a simple grey...80
By itproportal.com on July 17, 2012
If you're into outdoor sports and activities of any description, then the GoPro camera system provides an accessible and reasonably cheap way to record and share your exploits. The camera produces extremely high quality video under all...80
By PC Advisor on June 13, 2012
Waterproof and almost indestructable, the GoPro HD Hero 2 is a great action camera for anyone that wants to record their sporting endeavours. Image quality is the best we've seen from a wearable camcorder, although audio quality could still be...80
By Testfreaks on June 07, 2012
The HD HERO2 Outdoor Edition is a tremendous package for the price. Whether you are the artistic/creative type or the athletic daredevil, this is a camera that you can have lots of fun with. Designed for all weather conditions you’ll be able to...90
By evogadget.com on June 01, 2012
Promises are kept with the GoPro HD Hero2 Outdoor Edition. It's rugged, it costs less than most of its competitors and it has good...-
By The Gadgeteer on May 18, 2012
I’ve reviewed the Drift HD and the Swann Freestyle HD action cameras (see related links), and while I haven’t been able to give you any extreme sports footage, hopefully the reviews have been useful to those considering a POV camera. The...-
By Layers Magazine on March 02, 2012
Professional Action Video in a Tiny Package GoPro’s HD Hero2 camcorder packs video-recording capabilities of 1080p/30, 960p/30, 960p/48, 720p/30, 720p/60, WVGA/60, and WVGA/120, as well as photo-capture capabilities (single, burst, self-timer, and...70