The GoPro Hero5 Black is a 12-megapixel camcorder with no optical zoom. It has a color touchscreen LCD. The camcorder has a maximum aperture of f/2.8.
The GoPro Hero5 Black stores video and photos on MicroSD, MicroSDHC, and MicroSDXC memory cards and has no internal storage. It captures ultra HD video at a resolution as high as 3840×2160 at 30 frames per second and 12-megapixel resolution stills as JPG files.
The image stabilization system for this camcorder is electronic. The GoPro Hero5 Black measures 2.5 inches wide by 1.8 inches high by 1.3 inches in length, and weighs 0.3 pounds.