10. The highest end GoPro, the Hero3+ Black Edition, can’t record at lower frames rates with low resolutions.
GoPro does not expect nor intend for this high-end camera to be used in such pedestrian settings, so the low resolution settings record no slower than 48 frames per second, with the lowest having a 240 minimum frame rate. If you're going to shoot it at a low resolution, you WILL have the option of killer slow-motion.
11. From 2011 to 2012, GoPro went from making up six percent of the camcorder market share to almost 22%.
Yes, smartphones partly contributed to camcorder sales falling, but until you feel like gambling on a regular basis with your phone, action cams will be key.