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 v03.00.00 | July 30, 2015

HERO4 Silver v03.00.00 | July 30, 2015

HERO4 Black update v03.00.00

New Feature

  • Adds ability to create and save short video clips on the camera using an LCD Touch BacPac™

Performance Improvements

  • Adds ISO settings for video — 800 and 3200
  • Default video setting changed to 1080p60

Usability Improvements

  • Adds Simplified Chinese as a language option on the camera.
  • Improves camera and smartphone connectivity
  • Enhanced thumbnail gallery with larger images (requires LCD Touch BacPac)

General Improvements + Bug Fixes

  • Improves power efficiency in Time Lapse photo mode

HERO4 Silver update v03.00.00

New Features

  • Adds ability to create and save short video clips on the camera

Performance Improvements

  • Adds ISO settings for video — 800 and 3200
  • Default video setting changed to 1080p60

Usability Improvements

  • Adds Simplified Chinese as a language option on the camera.
  • Improves camera and smartphone connectivity
  • Enhanced thumbnail gallery with larger images

General Improvements + Bug Fixes

  • Improves power efficiency in Time Lapse photo mode

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