The HD HERO2 ups the GoPro benchmark with a redesign that results in strikingly enhanced image quality and ease-of-use.
Here is a list of HD HERO2 Feature Enhancements:
• Professional 11MP Sensor
• 2x Faster Image Processor
• 2X Sharper Glass Lens
• Professional Low Light Performance
• Full 170º, Medium 127º, Narrow 90º FOV in 1080p and 720p Video
• 120 fps WVGA, 60 fps 720p, 48 fps 960p, 30 fps 1080p Video
• Full 170º and Medium 127º FOV Photos
• 10 11MP Photos Per Second Burst
• 1 11MP Photo Every 0.5 Sec Time-lapse Mode
• 3.5mm External Stereo Microphone Input
• Simple Language-based User Interface
• Compatible with Wi-Fi BacPac™ and Wi-Fi Remote™
- Long Range Remote Control of up to 50 GoPro Cameras per Wifi Remote
- Wi-Fi Video/Photo Preview, Playback and Control via GoPro App
- Live Streaming Video and Photos to the Web
The Wi-Fi BacPac is said to be available this December and it will be compatible with the original GoPro. I’m guessing through a firmware upgrade.
WVGA 120fps sample. Playback at 25% exported on 24p from Sony Vegas. True resolution from GoPro HD Hero 2 120fps mode is 848×480.