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Pro Has a touch-sensitive LCD screen on the back
Allows for framing shots, previewing filmed footage and easy menu navigation.
Pro Has 3 FOV options
Pro Reasonable low-light capabilities
The camera can be set to automatically adjust frame rate to increase low-light performance.
Pro Customizable exposure up to 30 seconds
For both single and time-lapse low-light shots it's possible to manually adjust exposure settings up to 30 seconds.
Pro Can capture 4K15, 1080p60 and 720p120
Pro White balance, color, ISO, sharpness, shutter speed and exposure values can be manually adjusted via Protune
Protune is disable by default, but can be enabled in the settings.
Pro Waterproof up to 40m
Pro Can connect wirelessly to a smartphone for preview and settings
A smartphone app can be used to adjust settings as live-preview the image.
Pro Small, light, durable
Pro Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
Allows wirelessly connecting to a smartremote or a smartphone.
Pro Huge selection of accessories available
Hero 4 Silver is compatible with all GoPro mounts offering a wide variety of accessories available for the camera.
Pro LCD has very little impact on battery life
With the LCD screen off shooting 1080p30 video the battery will drain in about 2h10m, while with the screen on at full brightness the battery will drain in about 1h55m.