my take: crash camera for tv/cinema production.
IG Farben anybody? Bring down the monopolistic World TV streaming conglomerate.
"United States citizen of African descent."
What does THAT exactly mean? How much African DNA is needed?
Not strange, in asia you see a lot of these "cute"themed stuff. Don't be surprised if next version is an "Hello Kitty's" one.
" GPS which is useful if you use the GoPro 5 as a dashcam, "
Nope, speed overlays are not for dashcam, they can be used for action sport as ski, bicycle/motocross and countless other.
Sony got there first 3 years ago.
on top of those 2500$ have to consider the insurance for the subject should he fall from the platform into the chopping rotating camera...