GoPro Hero 7 Black vs YI Action Cam 4k Plus Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Outdoor & Action cameras.

Hero 7 Black vs Action Cam 4k Plus - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

GoPro Hero 7 Black vs YI Action Cam 4k Plus Specs

Hero 7 Black

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Outdoor & Action
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 12 megapixel
  • 30 frames/second
  • 100 - 1600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 52.00mm (2.0") Monitor
  • Fixed lens 17mm, f2.8
  • WiFi built-in
  • 62 x 44.9 x 33mm³ (2.4" x 1.8" x 1.3")
  • 116g (3.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Hero 7 Black

Action Cam 4k Plus

  • Introduced in April 2017
  • Outdoor & Action
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 12 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 56.00mm (2.2") Monitor
  • Fixed lens 17mm, f2.8
  • WiFi built-in
  • 65 x 42 x 30mm³ (2.6" x 1.7" x 1.2")
  • 113g (3.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Action Cam 4k Plus

Our advice: From our own experience, we recommend SanDisk memory cards. The SanDisk Extreme is fast enough for 30fps image sequences and 4K video:

Memory card for Hero 7 Black and Action Cam 4k Plus

The 64 GB Extreme will take up to 90 minutes of super high res 4K video. For Full HD video consider the SanDisk Ultra.

GoPro Hero 7 Black VS YI Action Cam 4k Plus Other Specs Comparison

Why is GoPro Hero 7 Black a better choice

Hero 7 Black

Action Cam 4k Plus

Higher speed (4, frames/second)3010
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)0.240.20
USB 3.0 (2)
GPS (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Hero 7 Black are that the camera is faster, that the display has a higher resolution and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.

The Hero 7 Black scores 10 points.

Otherwise why to choose YI Action Cam 4k Plus

Hero 7 Black

Action Cam 4k Plus

Better sensibility (4)100 - 1600 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
More portable (2)92cm³
(6 cu.in.)
82cm³
(5 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Action Cam 4k Plus are the larger sensitivity and the more compact size.

Yields 6 points for the Action Cam 4k Plus.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Hero 7 Black

Action Cam 4k Plus

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Resolution (megapixel)12.0012.00
Image stabilizer
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
External microphone
Similar weight116g113g
WiFi
Environmental sealing
GoPro Hero 7 Black VS YI Action Cam 4k Plus Dimensions

Look at front view of the Hero 7 Black and Action Cam 4k Plus

Hero 7 Black und Action Cam 4k Plus, front viewHero 7 Black und Action Cam 4k Plus, front view

Top view of cameras

Hero 7 Black und Action Cam 4k Plus, view from aboveHero 7 Black und Action Cam 4k Plus, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

GoPro Hero 7 Black

YI Action Cam 4k Plus

10
6

We advise to choose the newest model: GoPro Hero 7 Black.

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