how to update your hero4

To get new features and optimize your GoPro's performance, always keep it up to date with the latest camera software. Here's how.

To get new features and optimize your GoPro's performance, always keep it up to date with the latest camera software. Here's how.

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Update your camera using GoPro Studio software.

Update wirelessly with the GoPro App.

You can easily update your camera using free GoPro Studio software for your Mac® or PC. GoPro Studio is also the best way to import and play back your GoPro content, and features powerful yet user-friendly editing tools to create engaging GoPro videos.

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The GoPro App is the quickest, easiest way to update your camera—all you need is a smartphone or tablet and access to Wi-Fi. You can also use the app to control your camera remotely, view and share your content and watch "best-of" videos on the GoPro Channel.

Camera updates using the GoPro App are available for iPhoneMac® , iPadMac® , iPod touch Mac® and Android™devices only.

Download the GoPro App:

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Latest release:

HERO4 Black v02.00.00 | February 4, 2015

HERO4 Silver v02.00.00 | February 4, 2015

new features

  • Time Lapse Video

  • 720p240 + 2.7K60 Video

  • Auto Image Rotation

  • Add HiLight Tags During Playback

  • 30/6 Burst Photo

HERO4 Black update v02.00.00

New Modes + Features

  • Adds Time Lapse Video mode
  • Adds 720p240 video mode (Narrow FOV only)
  • Adds 2.7K60 video mode
  • Adds Auto Image Rotation
  • Adds 30 photos/6 seconds Burst rate

Performance Improvements

  • Changes Protune default video ISO to 1600

Usability Improvements

  • Adds Reset option for camera Wi-Fi settings
  • Displays Night Lapse shutter time on the camera status screen

LCD Touch BacPac Improvements

  • Delivers the ability to add HiLight Tags during playback
  • Adds new gesture to display the last photo or video captured
  • Automatically locks the display after the camera goes to sleep

General Improvements + Bug Fixes

  • Night Lapse stability improvements

HERO4 Silver update v02.00.00

New Features

  • Adds Time Lapse Video mode
  • Adds Auto Image Rotation
  • Adds 30 photos/6 seconds Burst rate

Performance Improvements

  • Changes Protune default video ISO to 1600

Usability Improvements

  • Delivers the ability to add HiLight Tags during playback
  • Adds new gesture to display the last photo or video captured
  • Automatically locks the display after the camera goes to sleep
  • Adds Reset option for camera Wi-Fi settings
  • Displays Night Lapse shutter time on the camera status screen

General Improvements + Bug Fixes

  • Night Lapse stability improvements

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