This article contains information on minimum and maximum shutter speed. Minimum shutter speed: 1/8192 sMaximum shutter speed: Photo = 1/2 s, Video = 1/(frame rate)
What Compression does HERO3+ Video Playback and Live Preview use when Sent Over HDMI? For live feed, HERO3 cameras output uncompressed video over HDMI output. For video playback, video is stored compressed on camera but upon playback video is uncompressed and output over HDMI. How Much Latency is there in HDMI Live Preview from the HERO3+ Camera? You will generally see about a 2-3 second delay when using HDMI live preview. What's the color space of the HDMI output (i.e. RGB)? The color space of the HDMI output is...
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This applies to a camera with a battery, not in a Waterproof Housing. Facing the camera the center of gravity is 30.02mm from the left edge, 6.96mm from the front plate.
HERO3+ Black and Silver Edition cameras' built-in Wi-Fi frequency is 2.4 GHz, b/g.
The pixel pitch for HERO3+ cameras (both Black and Silver Editions is 1.55 microns.
The battery charge current varies during the charging cycle from 1A to 60mA. The maximum current depends on the source. 1A from a wall charger. 500mA off a laptop USB 2.0 port.
This article shows the available photo options in the HERO3+ Black and Silver Edition cameras and the corresponding photo size for each option. HERO3+ Black Edition 12 MP Wide: 4000 x 3000 pixels7 MP Wide: 3000 x 2250 pixels7 MP Medium: 3000 x 2250 pixels5 MP Medium: 2560 x 1920 pixels HERO3+ Silver Edition 10 MP Wide: 3680 x 2760 pixels7 MP Wide: 3072 x 2304 pixels5 MP Medium: 2624 x 1968 pixels
This article describes the process to update your camera's Wi-Fi Name and Password from your mobile device. If you can't remember what your Wi-Fi credentials are you can use our website based flow to manually update your Wi-Fi Password: GoPro Product Updates Page. Once at this page, just click the Start Now button to begin. With App v2.2 it is required to change the camera's Wi-Fi Name and Password the first time it is used. You will be presented with a screen to do this the first time you use...
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In some cases turning on the HERO3+ Silver Edition camera with a full 64GB MicroSD card results in NO SD message for 3 seconds instead of immediately showing the FULL message. If this happens you can just wait for a few seconds and the SD card will be properly detected.
In some rare cases the HERO3+ Silver Edition camera may power cycle if you are navigating very quickly between different modes through the LCD Touch BacPac. If this issue does occur, the solution is just to navigate a little slower through the camera modes.