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Old 01 December 2013, 17:28   #11
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Couldn't resist it, been fancying a gopro but just couldn't swallow the price for something il use a few times a year. This little camera will do.

I've got to be honest I made a bit of a tube of myself whilst looking for it, I went to Aldi in Elgin then in Inverness, both said they would be in on Thursday with the rest of the skiing stuff, I then checked this thread whilst in Aldi's and noticed it was a Lidl offer! Doh.

Aldi must have a similar thing arriving in store on Thursday.
The stress of going shopping, eh!

You're far better off pouring a glass of something at least 10 years old and then perusing the good ol' tinterweb at your leisure; always avoiding anything for sale containing the word 'project' in the description, of course.
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Old 01 December 2013, 17:33   #12
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The stress of going shopping, eh!

You're far better off pouring a glass of something at least 10 years old and then perusing the good ol' tinterweb at your leisure; always avoiding anything for sale containing the word 'project' in the description, of course.
Whisky, Internet and Paypal are a very expensive combo.

You wouldn't believe some of the shite I've bought whilst under the influence.
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Old 01 December 2013, 17:58   #13
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Bought a similar thing the other week off flea-bay.called sj 1000 ,1080p hd sports camera.came with a box full of clamps and bracket and two batteries.i no nothing about camera's but thought it was worth a try on the boat for 60..just realised someone going to come on and tell me I've bought a box of crap
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Old 01 December 2013, 19:02   #14
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If they're the market leaders, how come my phone camera shoots 4K video at 30pfs?
I think you need to have a look at what else it will do - if everyone was prepared to use their phones for filming action sports there wouldn't be a market at all!
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Tidy bit of kit, used it a bit today, playback seems a little "laggy". Maybe it's my old laptop?


3M pads are mega sticky, they won't be coming off in a hurry.

One location on console grab rail, other on the a frame.
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Tidy bit of kit, used it a bit today, playback seems a little "laggy". Maybe it's my old laptop?

3M pads are mega sticky, they won't be coming off in a hurry.

One location on console grab rail, other on the a frame.
Streamed fine on my I pad and huge every day puta,, things them is a quality bit of kit to be honest
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I think you need to have a look at what else it will do - if everyone was prepared to use their phones for filming action sports there wouldn't be a market at all!
I don't think there's anything a GoPro can do that my camera phone can't. So long as your phone is insured, it's in a waterproof case and you've backed up your SIM then what's preventing you using it on the boat?
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I don't think there's anything a GoPro can do that my camera phone can't. So long as your phone is insured, it's in a waterproof case and you've backed up your SIM then what's preventing you using it on the boat?
Okay Mr next time your out in the rough or what ever why don't you take some film with your phone then we can compare it with others
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its also worth remembering that 'hd' and '1080' and '30fps' are only half the story - a lot is actually down the the quality of the light sensor inside the camera. i am keen on cheaper cameras as theyre less risk financially if they get lost or broken, but dont go thinking theyre the same as a gopro. good enough yes, but certainly not the same.
whatever happened to the drift hd camera eh tony?
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