GoPro Debuts New Karma Foldable Drone & More Action Cams

SAN MATEO (CBS SF/CNET) – On Monday, GoPro CEO Nick Woodman announced the launch of Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session. Both cameras are capable of capturing 4k video, include electronic image stabilization and support voice controls in multiple languages. The Hero 5 Black also features a 2-inch touchscreen display, GPS, three microphones, and is now waterproof up to 30 feet without requiring a separate case.

GoPro CEO Nick Woodman introduces the new foldable Karma drone during a press event in Olympic Valley, California on September 19, 2016.  / AFP / JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

GoPro CEO Nick Woodman (credit: JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

The Hero5 Black will be available for $399, while the Hero 5 Session will cost $299. Both cameras arrive on October 2.

The San Mateo-based company also announced the GoPro Karma, a compact and foldable drone that fits inside of a backpack. The drone includes a flip-up touchscreen controller, which the company said makes it easy to fly for beginners or experienced pilots. The Karma’s stabilizers can also be removed and mounted on a bike, helmet or car, or inserted into the included “Karma Grip” handheld stabilizer.

The GoPro Karma drone will be available on October 23.

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