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Insta360 GO 2 Camera Review

Tested using Methodology v0.8

Below are the preliminary measurements for the Insta360 GO 2. Insiders have early access to the test results, some measurements may be updated before the actual publishing date.

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Insta360 GO 2 Picture
Body Type
Action Cam
Mirrorless
Yes
Sensor Size
1/2.3-inch
Tested Lens
Built-In Lens

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Test Results

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Design
N/A
Design
Portability
Height
Lock" (Lock cm)
Width
Lock" (Lock cm)
Depth
Lock" (Lock cm)
Volume
Lock in³ (Lock cm³)
Weight
Lock lbs (Lock kg)
Weight With Lens
Lock lbs (Lock kg)
N/A
Design
Build Quality
Design
Body
Water Resistance
Locked
Rugged
Locked
Hot Shoe
Locked
Customizable Button
Locked
Command Dial
Locked
Tripod Mount
Locked
Lens Mount
Locked
Built-In Flash
Locked
Design
In The Box
N/A
Design
Ergonomics & Comfort
Hand Grip: Small Hand
Locked
Hand Grip: Medium Hand
Locked
Hand Grip: Large Hand
Locked
Hand Grip: Extra-Large Hand
Locked
Design
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Locked
Advertised Coverage
N/A
Advertised Resolution
N/A
Advertised Magnification
N/A
N/A
Design
Screen
Screen Articulation Type
N/A
Screen Max Brightness
N/A
Advertised Resolution
N/A
Size
Lock" (Lock cm)
Touchscreen
N/A
N/A
Design
Menu System
Guide Mode
Locked
App Name
Locked
Design
Assistance Functions
Level Display
Locked
Grid Lines
Locked
Histogram
Locked
Zebra Pattern
Locked
Focus Peaking
Locked
Waveform
Locked
N/A
Design
Lens
Lens Type
Locked
Maximum Aperture
Locked
Max Aperture (Full-Frame Equivalent)
f/Lock
Minimum Focal Length
Lock mm
Maximum Focal Length
Lock mm
Max Focal Length (Full-Frame Equivalent)
Lock mm
Optical Image Stabilization
Locked
Luminance
Lock%
Light Falloff
Lock%
Design
Sensor
Sensor Type
Locked
Advertised Effective Pixels
N/A
Processor
Locked
Extended ISO Minimum
N/A
Native ISO Minimum (Base ISO)
Lock
Native ISO Maximum
Lock
Tested Firmware
Locked
N/A
Design
Battery
Battery Type
Locked
USB Charging
Locked
Use When Charging
Locked
Advertised Battery Life In Photo
N/A
Tested Battery Life In Video
Lock min
Photo General
Photo General
Photo Features
JPEG File Format
Locked
Raw File Format
Locked
Shutter
Locked
Slowest Shutter Speed
Locked
Fastest Shutter Speed
1/Lock s
Silent Shooting
Locked
HDR
Locked
Time Lapse
Locked
N/A
Photo General
Photo Shooting Speed
Low Speed Continuous
N/A
High Speed Continuous
N/A
Silent Shooting Continuous
N/A
Raw Buffer Size
Lock Photos
JPEG Buffer Size
Lock Photos
Buffer Empty Time
Lock s
N/A
Photo General
Photo Autofocus
- SAMPLE -
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Insta360 GO 2 Autofocus Object Tracking Slideshow Sample
Object Tracking Success Rate
N/A
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Insta360 GO 2 Autofocus Face Tracking Slideshow Sample
Face Tracking Success Rate
N/A
Face Detection Distance
N/A
Eye Detection
Locked
Advertised Coverage
N/A
Advertised Focus Points
N/A
N/A
Photo General
Photo Image Stabilization
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Insta360 GO 2 Stabilization Slideshow Sample
Minimum Shutter Speed Achieved
1/Lock s
In-Body Image Stabilization
Locked
Photo Image Quality
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Photo RAW Dynamic Range
SNR 18% After Exposure Recovery
Lock dB
Dynamic Range At Base ISO
Lock f-stops
Dynamic Range At ISO 800
Lock f-stops
Dynamic Range At ISO 3200
Lock f-stops
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Photo Sharpness
JPEG Sharpness At Base ISO
N/A
JPEG Sharpness At ISO 800
N/A
JPEG Sharpness At ISO 3200
N/A
RAW Sharpness At Base ISO
N/A
RAW Sharpness At ISO 800
N/A
RAW Sharpness At ISO 3200
N/A
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Photo JPEG Color Accuracy
Color Difference (dE2000) At Base ISO
N/A
Color Difference (dE2000) At ISO 800
N/A
Color Difference (dE2000) At ISO 3200
N/A
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Photo JPEG Noise
SNR 18% At Base ISO
N/A
SNR 18% At ISO 800
N/A
SNR 18% At ISO 3200
N/A
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Photo RAW Noise
RAW SNR 18% At Base ISO
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 200
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 400
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 800
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 1600
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 3200
Lock dB
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 6400
N/A
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 12800
N/A
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 25600
N/A
RAW SNR 18% At ISO 51200
N/A
Photo Image Quality
Test Scene Pictures Download
JPEG Picture At Base ISO Download
JPEG Picture At ISO 400 Download
JPEG Picture At ISO 800 Download
JPEG Picture At ISO 1600 Download
JPEG Picture At ISO 3200 Download
JPEG Picture At ISO 6400 N/A
JPEG Picture At ISO 12800 N/A
JPEG Picture At ISO 25600 N/A
JPEG Picture At ISO 51200 N/A
RAW Picture At Base ISO Download
RAW Picture At ISO 400 Download
RAW Picture At ISO 800 Download
RAW Picture At ISO 1600 Download
RAW Picture At ISO 3200 Download
RAW Picture At ISO 6400 N/A
RAW Picture At ISO 12800 N/A
RAW Picture At ISO 25600 N/A
RAW Picture At ISO 51200 N/A
Pictures Sample Gallery
Pictures Sample Gallery
The Skate Park Picture
JPEG Skate Park Picture Download
RAW Skate Park Picture Download
Pictures Sample Gallery
The Polish Church Picture
JPEG Polish Church Picture Download
RAW Polish Church Picture Download
Pictures Sample Gallery
The Studio Picture
JPEG Studio Picture Download
RAW Studio Picture Download
Pictures Sample Gallery
The Stairway Picture
JPEG Stairway Picture Download
RAW Stairway Picture Download
Video General
Video General
Video Features
Full HD Video
Locked
4k Video
Locked
6k Video
Locked
Clean HDMI Output
Locked
Advertised Max Chroma Sampling Over HDMI
Locked
Advertised Max Bit Depth Over HDMI
N/A
Log Picture Profile
Locked
Recording Light
Locked
Video General
Audio
Audio Test Sample
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Audio Recording
Locked
Microphone Level Display
Locked
Video General
Video File Format And Compression
MP4 H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC
Locked
MP4 H.265 / HEVC
Locked
MOV H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC
Locked
MOV H.265 / HEVC
Locked
AVCHD H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC
Locked
All-I Compression
Locked
4k Video
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Frame Rate
240 fps In 4k
Locked
120 fps In 4k
Locked
60 fps In 4k
Locked
30 fps In 4k
Locked
24 fps In 4k
Locked
4k Crop At Max Available fps
N/A
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Internal Recording
Bitrate Maximum In 4k
N/A
Bitrate Minimum In 4k
N/A
Chroma Sampling In 4k
Locked
Bit Depth In 4k
N/A
Record Time Limit In 4k
Lock min
Overheat Recording Interruptions in 4k
N/A
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Autofocus Performance
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Insta360 GO 2 4k Object Tracking Video Sample
Object Tracking In 4k
0.0
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Insta360 GO 2 4k Face Tracking Video Sample
Face Tracking In 4k
0.0
Face Detection In 4k
N/A
Eye Detection In 4k
N/A
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Stabilization
- SAMPLE -
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Insta360 GO 2 Walking Test Video Sample
Walking Test In 4k
N/A
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Insta360 GO 2 Running Test Video Sample
Running Test In 4k
N/A
In-Body Video Image Stabilization In 4k
N/A
4k Video Stabilization Crop
N/A
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Quality
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Insta360 GO 2 4k Sample Low Light Video Sample
Low Light Capability In 4k
0.0
Test Scene Extract In 4k
0.0
N/A
4k Video
4k Video Rolling Shutter Effect
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Insta360 GO 2 Rolling Shutter Video in 4k Sample
4k Rolling Shutter
N/A
Full HD Video
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Frame Rate
240 fps In FHD
Locked
120 fps In FHD
Locked
60 fps In FHD
Locked
30 fps In FHD
Locked
24 fps In FHD
Locked
FHD Crop At Max Available fps
Lock x
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Internal Recording
Bitrate Maximum In FHD
Lock Mbps
Bitrate Minimum In FHD
Lock Mbps
Chroma Sampling In FHD
Locked
Bit Depth In FHD
Lock Bit
Record Time Limit in FHD
Lock min
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Autofocus Performance
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 Object Tracking Video Sample
Object Tracking In FHD
0.0
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 FHD Face Tracking Video Sample
Face Tracking In FHD
0.0
Face Detection In FHD
Locked
Eye Detection In FHD
Locked
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Stabilization
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 Walking Test Video Sample
Walking Test In FHD
N/A
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 Running Test Video Sample
Running Test In FHD
N/A
In-Body Video Image Stabilization In FHD
Locked
FHD Video Stabilization Crop
Lock x
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Quality
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 FHD Sample Low Light Video Sample
Low Light Capability In FHD
0.0
Test Scene Extract In FHD
0.0
N/A
Full HD Video
FHD Video Rolling Shutter Effect
- SAMPLE -
to see product videos
Insta360 GO 2 Rolling Shutter Video in FHD Sample
FHD Rolling Shutter
Lock°
Storage And Connectivity
Storage And Connectivity
Storage
Card 1 Slot
Locked
Card 2 Slot
Locked
N/A
Storage And Connectivity
Inputs / Outputs
USB
Locked
HDMI
Locked
Headphones
Locked
Microphone
Locked
Wi-Fi
Locked
Bluetooth
Locked

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