GoPro HD HERO2 Professional Camera


If you’re looking for a waterproof, wearable digital camera for sports photos and videos, then you need look no further than the HD HERO2.  Of course, such a camera needs to be durable, lightweight and super fast.  This new camera from GoPro meets those requirements (and any others you may have) with ease.  No matter what situation you’re in, you’ll be able to capture the shots and memories that you want anytime and every time.  Not only will you be able to take awesome photos, you can also record all the chills and spills in stunning high-definition video through a new wide angle lens that is 2x sharper than its predecessors, the original HD Hero & Hero 960.  All in all, the GoPro HD HERO2 performs more powerfully than any other professional camera on the market!

Tech Specs

The HD HERO2 is first and foremost an 11 mega pixel camera with a sweet 170 degree field of vision lens.  Its got professional level low light sensitivity, shoots a super quick 10 photos per second (or a cool .5 second time lapse) and is waterproof to 197 feet (60m).  Add to that all the possible mounting configurations and accessories available for wearable, fixed, and remote shooting and youve got yourself an amazing digital camera that can and will do everything you ask of it!

And lets not forget about the amazing video qualities of the HD HERO 2.  Want to catch your sick-daddy launch off that bridge youve always wanted to bungee?  Or that smooth flow your buddys showing off on the backside of your favorite snow stash?  Or what about some amazing POV footage of that huge gap jump youve been perfecting in your off-road rig?  Then this is the camera for you!  GoPros new line has been perfected to a T.  With the new lens, faster image processor and 1080p resolution you cant help being a video master.  Plus theyve updated to a simple language based interface and added an external mic input to help you get the learning curve down and the volume up!

Camera Optics

  • 2X Sharper Professional Glass Lens
  • f/2.8 Fixed Focus
  • 170º Wide FOV (Including 1080p)
  • 127º Medium FOV (In 1080p)
  • 90º Narrow FOV


  • FOV: Wide 170º FOV, Medium 127º FOV
  • CAPTURE MODES: Single, 10 Photo Burst, Time-Lapse*, Self-Timer
  • * Now supports time-lapse photo every 0.5 seconds. Requires Class 10 speed SD Card.



    • 1080p: 1920×1080, 30FPS
    • 960p: 1280×960, 48FPS + 30FPS
    • 720p: 1280×720, 60FPS + 30FPS

    • WVGA: 848×480, 120FPS + 60FPS
  • High Performance,1 /2.3” CMOS Image Sensor
  • Light Sensitivity: .84 V/lux-sec
  • Video Format: H.264 codec, .mp4 File Format
  • Exposure Control: Spot, Center Weighted
  • White Balance: Auto


  • Mono, 48 kHz, AAC Compression, Auto Gain Control
  • Stereo External Microphone Input (3.5mm)



    • SDHC: Up to 32GB (Class 4 or Higher)

    • 1080p30: 4 hours
    • 960p30: 6 hours
    • 720p60: 4 hours
    • 720p30: 6 hours
    • WVGA 120: 4.5 hours

Included Cables

  • USB Cable For Charging and Data Transfer

Battery & Charging

  • 1100mah Rechargeable Lithium-Ion
  • Charge via USB

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows® Vista, 7 and Later
  • Mac OS® x 10.5 and Later

Compatible with all GoPro BacPacs

HD HERO2 Outdoor Edition

The HD HERO2 from GoPro comes in a variety of configurations to meet every need.  And the all-around go to model is the Outdoor Edition.  You can strap it on to your head or helmet, wear it on your chest, stuff it in your pocket or stick it to almost anything.  This camera comes with all of the mounting hardware you’ll need to take great photographs or videos during various types of outdoor activities such as kayaking, skiing, rock climbing and more.  Its waterproof and wearablewhat more can you ask for!

HD HERO2 Motorsports Edition

Nowhere is speed more necessary in cameras than in the world of motorsports. Perhaps you want to use your camera to capture lap footage so that you can improve your time or want to show your buddies back home the sweet trail ride you found in your four wheeler.  This camera couldn’t be recommended anymore highly for exactly that type of use.  It comes with all of the mounting hardware that you will need for use in any motorsports environment.  Turn the key, rev the engine and make sure to grab the Motorsports Edition.

HD HERO2 Surf Edition

Maybe you’re looking for a digital camera to use while surfing?  Of course, it has to be waterproof, small and light and attach easily to your board.  The Surf Edition has got you covered.  With the included mounting hardware you’ll be able to capture your style in an effort to improve upon it or just to show off your sick moves.  At ten shots per second and amazing 1080p you’ll never miss a wave!

So What Are You Waiting For?

Let’s face it, the HD HERO2 from GoPro is the best digital camera on the market for sports photos and videos.  In fact, GoPro cameras are used by more professional athletes, sports filmmakers and core enthusiasts than any other camera in the world!  Each edition comes with an amazing assortment of specialized hardware to make your experience the best it can be.  And with its amazing speed, clarity and field of vision you can count on the HD HERO2 having enough power and function to meet all your needs in any environment.  So join GoPros one million plus fans today and strap it on, hit the gas or ride the wave to your own stunning photos and videos!

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