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 the...
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In some rare cases the HERO3+ Silver Edition camera may power cycle if you are navigating very quickly between different modes on the LCD Touch BacPac. If this issue occurs, the solution is just to navigate a little slower through the camera modes.
In some cases the HERO3+ Silver Edition camera may not always auto reconnect to App if you go out of range and then come back into range. If you run into this issue, please try the following steps: Forget the camera's wireless network via the mobile devices wireless settings. Re-add the camera's wireless network Try to reconnect to the App
In some cases the HERO3+ Silver Edition camera may not power off after the SD card reads FULL from filling up the card during recording. In the rare case that this happens to you, the solution is to remove and then reinsert the camera battery.
In some rare cases when powering up the HERO3+ Silver Edition, the camera's shows pixelated black dots on the bottom 1/3rd of the LCD screen and is blank on the top 2/3rds of the LCD screen. If this issue occurs the solution is to simply power off your camera and then turn it back on. Here is an image showing what it might look like:
If you can't control your HERO3+ camera with your Wi-Fi Remote, try pairing the two devices. In most cases, this corrects the issue. If it doesn't, use the "Contact Us" form to contact a GoPro Tech Support Rep so we can help you out. Here’s how to pair your HERO3+ Camera and Wi-Fi Remote: To get started, make sure your camera and remote have a full charge and are powered OFF. Part 1 - Get your HERO3+ camera ready for pairing mode 1. Power ON the HERO3+ camera. 2. Press the...
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If you notice that your HERO3+ camera is recording for significantly shorter than expected durations, this article should help you out. You should be able to record in 1080p 30fps for about 2 hours for HERO3+ Black Edition or 3 hours for the HERO3+ Silver Edition, until the batter runs out. This may be shorter if you have Wi-Fi enabled or are using certain bacpac accessories. If you are not getting this kind of record times, try the following steps: Make sure you’re using a known-good SD card. Check out our...
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