GoPro today, Wednesday, officially announced its new GoPro Hero 9 Black camera, which comes with several features aimed at keeping the company at the forefront of the action camera category.
During the past period, (GoPro) has witnessed a great deal of competition in the category of cameras that its name has become synonymous with, and among the most prominent companies that have become competing with (GoPro) in its field: DJI, the leading company in the field of drones.
In addition to the new design that features a front color screen, the Hero 9 Black has improved in almost every aspect, as it offers better still and video resolution, a larger battery, better video stabilization, and more. With these features, the company increased the camera price to $ 449.99.
(GoPro) improved the overall resolution that the Hero 9 Black camera can shoot with, as it raised the resolution to 20 megapixels compared to 12 megapixels in the previous version, and there is an option to shoot 5K video with a rate of 30 frames per second, and there is an option to shoot in 4K with 60 fps rate.
The new camera comes with a removable battery with a capacity of 1,720 mAh, which is 40 percent larger compared to the Hero 8 Black camera. (GoPro) has also returned the removable front lens cover, a feature that was missing in the 2019 model, and the company will sell the new Max Lens unit for $ 99 next October, which adds a wider frame and horizontal leveling regardless of the camera’s orientation. .
The company also improved the two screens, as the front screen now provides a full color panel for previewing shots, while the back screen is a touch screen, and then it is larger at 2.27 inches, compared to 1.95 inches for the old-fashioned screen. And with a larger screen and battery, the new camera is slightly larger than the old models.
The new GoPro Hero 9 Black is available as of today for $ 449.99, or $ 349.98 when purchased through The GoPro website With a subscription to the GoPro Plus service for one year, noting that this service costs $ 50 for a year.