GoPro Introduces its New HERO6 Black

GoPro HERO6 Black
via GoPro, Inc.

GoPro returned Thursday (Sept. 28) with the unveiling of its most powerful GoPro yet: the HERO6 Black.

The new action camera is powered by GoPro’s custom-designed GP1 processor, allowing it to shoot stunning 4K60 and 1080p240 video, while boasting what the company says is the “most advanced video stabilization ever achieved in a GoPro.”

“HERO6’s next-level image quality, video stabilization and three times faster QuikStories performance makes it a powerful storytelling extension of your smartphone,” said GoPro’s founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman. “It’s never been easier to live it, then share it… using a GoPro.”

Other features in the HERO6 Black is QuikStories enabled, new touch zoom, is waterproof to 33 feet, is 3x faster offload speeds via 5GHz Wi-Fi, RAW and HDR Photo Modes, voice control in 10 languages, GPS and more.

The GoPro HERO6 Black is now available on and at select retailers worldwide for $499.99 USD.