Octomask GoPro Hero5 Scuba Diving Mask

A Review

Octomask GoPro Hero5 Scuba Diving Mask Review

Overview

There are a number of dive mask brands who claim superior quality materials and a high level of sophistication to their gears. But here, the Octomask GoPro Hero 5 dive mask is one that is tested and trusted to have all of those attributes and a lot more besides. In this GoPro dive mask review, we look into the basic features that this incredible dive mask offers its users and how it has come to gather its great reputation.

The GoPro has gone beyond just an ordinary dive mask, it is in fact, an awesome scuba diving mask, incredible in function and highly efficient in delivery. It is designed with very thick frames that are also extremely tough and assures of durability and stability. It also has a silicone skirting that is quite nice and soft on the users face for premium quality comfort in use.

The strap sits comfortably and is easy to adjust while the dual lenses provided great visibility. As for its nose pocket, there is plenty of space for any size regardless and it does not hurt the underside of your nose like some masks have a tendency to do.

One of the high points of this mask is its in-built GoPro Digicam mount which provides scuba divers with a fantastic opportunity to shoot amazing videos while you are diving. Much more than this, it also allows you to have more robust freedom of hands to do other important things while you record the amazing visuals of your diving session. This mask also features protective tempered lens and a lower volume design that aids keep the mask close to the confront for fantastic visibility, while the tremendous-delicate silicone aids ensure a fantastic seal. This mask fits practically everyone!

I know it is everyone’s dream to film all the beautiful underwater sites that they see while scuba diving. The actual thrill is to sit back on your couch and watch them later with friends. Well, Octomask GoPro knows that the desire is human and thus meet that need with its ingenious camera-mount scuba diving kit. By every standard, this dive mask comes in handy for any type of dive in any terrain and has a good way of putting you in control while still using your hands for other relevant tasks.

Octomask has custom designed the GoPro with dual-safety tempered lens making it super strong and durable while still retaining the flexibility needed for a good level of comfort by users. Another feature is the low volume design that helps to keep the mask close to your face thus delivering excellent visibility and visual acuity.

gopro dive mask reviewPrided as having the ability to fit every users’ face, the super-soft silicone double feathered skirting makes the GoPro sits on your face with much comfort while sealing shut to prevent water seepage.

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Specs

Window Style 2 Front
Material Skirt and Strap: Silicone, Frame: Polycarbonate
Glass Made From High Grade Tempered Glass
Container Comes In A Mesh Bag
Volume Low Volume
Weight 0.8 lbs. (with packaging)

 

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Features

  • Hands-Free Filming Capabilities
  • Hold All Go-Pro Camera Models: Go-Pro Original, HERO2, HERO3, HERO3+, HERO4
  • Ergonomic Mount: Ensures No Contact of Camera with Forehead
  • Solid 1-Piece Rubber Coated Polycarbonate (standard A) Frame Surface
  • Includes Camera Mount, Nut and Thumbscrew
  • No Needs for Extra Tools to Adjust Camera
  • Offers Unique Diving Experience: Allowing Shooting Wonderful U/W Scenes
  • High Performance, Innovative Designed Diving Mask
  • Suitable for All Adult Faces and Children Over 7-Years Old
  • Good Resilience and Soft-Skin Touch Feeling Skirt
  • Silicone Skirt and Strap:
  • Flex & Soft High-Quality Food-Grade Liquid Silicone
  • Non-Toxic, No Smell
  • Double Feathered Edge Skirt & Wide Split Style Strap
  • Combined for Perfect Fit and Seal on Face
  • Easy Access One-Handed Nose Pocket for Ear Equalization
  • Twin Tempered Safety Glass 4.mm Thick Lenses
  • Glass Lenses: ANSL-Z86.11-1985 Compliant
  • Low Volume Design, Easy to Clear
  • Wide Field of Vision
  • Straps Swivel Buckles: Make Adjustments Easy and Fast
  • Available in Multiple Colors
  • Mesh Carry Bag


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Pros and Cons

PROS:
  • High-quality GoPro dive mask
  • Strong camera mount
  • Perfect 1st person filming perspective
  • Allows for hands-free diving
  • Comfortable/Doesn’t hurt your nose

CONS:
  • Not 100% leak proof
  • Field of View is not as good as some of the other masks on our top 10 list.
  • Doesn’t come with a neoprene strap cover.

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Editors’ Opinion

One of the high points of this mask is its inbuilt GoPro Digicam mount which provides scuba divers with a fantastic opportunity to shoot amazing videos while you are diving. Much more than this, it also allows you to have more robust freedom of hands to do other important things while you record the amazing visuals of your diving session.

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