Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Olympus Tough TG-5 vs GoPro Hero Session Specs
All specs: Main page for Tough TG-5
All specs: Main page for Hero Session
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Olympus Tough TG-5 VS GoPro Hero Session Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus Tough TG-5 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||12.00||8.00|
|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)|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.46|
|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 the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is that the display has a higher resolution, the superior video recording and the built-in GPS.
The Tough TG-5 scores 28 points.
Otherwise why to choose GoPro Hero Session
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||300||500|
|Weighs less (2)||250g|
|More portable (2)||238cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Hero Session are that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Tough TG-5 and the more compact size.
Yields 7 points for the Hero Session.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Olympus Tough TG-5 VS GoPro Hero Session Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Tough TG-5 and Hero Session
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus Tough TG-5
GoPro Hero Session
We recommend Olympus Tough TG-5 as better choice.
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