Question

Can you use the camera while charging it?

Where does it apply?

  • HERO4
  • HERO3+
  • HERO3
  • HD HERO2
  • HD HERO Original
  • HERO+ LCD
  • HERO

Answer

You can simultaneously charge and record with the camera.  To do this, you can use the supplied USB cable.  Use that to connect your camera to a USB wall charger or auto charger that outputs 5V and 1A.  You cannot record while the camera is connected to a computer.