Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Olympus Tough TG-5 vs GoPro Hero (2018) Specs
All specs: Main page for Tough TG-5
All specs: Main page for Hero (2018)
Our advice: From our own experience, we recommend SanDisk memory cards. The SanDisk Extreme is fast enough for 30fps image sequences and 4K video:
The 64 GB Extreme will take up to 90 minutes of super high res 4K video. For Full HD video consider the SanDisk Ultra.
Olympus Tough TG-5 VS GoPro Hero (2018) Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus Tough TG-5 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||12.00||10.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||20||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||1||0|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 12800 ISO||100 - 1600 ISO|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.46||0.24|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||2560 x 1440|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Tough TG-5 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the larger sensitivity, the built-in flash and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the superior video recording and the built-in GPS.
The Tough TG-5 scores 25 points.
Otherwise why to choose GoPro Hero (2018)
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||300||1000|
|Weighs less (2)||250g|
|More portable (2)||238cm³|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Hero (2018) are the rather comfortable touch screen, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the Tough TG-5. Another advantage over the Tough TG-5: the more compact size and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 11 points for the Hero (2018).
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Olympus Tough TG-5 VS GoPro Hero (2018) Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Tough TG-5 and Hero (2018)
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus Tough TG-5
GoPro Hero (2018)
We recommend Olympus Tough TG-5 as better choice.
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