HERO3 and HERO3+ File Naming Convention Here's a table indicating the file-naming convention for various recording types: Recording Type Avg. time for camera only Avg. time for lowest power consumption setting Avg. time for highest power consumption setting Avg. time for Camera + LCD Touch BacPac Avg. time for Camera + Battery BacPac2 Filename 1.5 hrs 1.5 hrs (1080-30) 1 hr (WVGA-240) 1 hr 2.5 hrs Example/td> 2 hrs 2 hrs...Read More »
How to Check Your GoPro Order Status If you want to check your GoPro Order Status, we have a tool that will allow you to do that. GoPro Order Status If you enter your info in the tool linked above you will see all the details about your GoPro order, including its status and tracking information.
HD-SDI Converter Compatibility with HERO3+ Cameras We have tested the following HD-SDI converters and the HERO3+ Black Edition and HERO3+ Silver Edition are both compatible with them: Atomos Connect HDMI/HD-SDI converter BlackMagic Mini Converter HDMI to SDI The supported resolutions are dependent on what these converters can support. For example we have found that using 720-120 outputs 720-60 successfully.
HERO3+ Camera Gets Stuck During the Update Process If the HERO3+ Black or Silver Edition camera gets stuck indefinitely while updating and never fully completes the update process, this article should resolve the issue. Please go through the following steps: Remove and reinsert the battery. Press the Power button to power ON the camera. The update should then complete as expected. If the update does not complete, wait 5 minutes and then remove and reinsert...Read More »
Advanced Protune Controls Explained With HERO3+ Black Edition version HD3.11.02.00 and higher, there are advanced Protune™ controls for Color, ISO Limit, Sharpness and Exposure. These advanced Protune settings provide a greater degree of control compared to the previous Protune implementation. Note: These Protune options can be adjusted in both the camera and the GoPro App.