Accessories

My hands-on reviews of GoPro accessories, including memory cards, mounts, microphones, batteries & chargers, sticks, housings, and advanced controllers.


DJI Osmo Action 4 Action Camera. Photo by David Coleman " havecamerawilltravel.com

DJI Osmo Action 4 SD Card Recommendations

Not all SD cards will work well in the DJI Osmo Action 4. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the Osmo Action 4’s high-bitrate 130 Mbps video recording and burst photo modes.

GoPro HERO12 Black with microSD Cards. Photo by David Coleman " havecamerawilltravel.com

GoPro HERO12 SD Card Recommendations

Not all SD cards will work well in the GoPro HERO12 Black. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the HERO12’s high-bitrate 120 Mbps video recording and burst photo modes.

GoPro HERO11 Black Mini. Photo by David Coleman " havecamerawilltravel.com

GoPro HERO11 Black Mini SD Card Recommendations

Not all SD cards will work well in the GoPro HERO11 Black Mini. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the HERO11 Black Mini’s high-bitrate 120 Mbps video recording.

GoPro HERO11 Black. Photo by David Coleman " havecamerawilltravel.com

GoPro HERO11 Black SD Card Recommendations

Not all SD cards will work well in the GoPro HERO11 Black. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the HERO11’s high-bitrate 120 Mbps video recording and burst photo modes.

GoPro HERO10 Black Extended Battery Video Performance Mode

How to Maximize GoPro HERO10 Battery Life

Like all GoPros, the battery life of the HERO10 Black isn’t among the camera’s strong suits. But there are some things you can do to maximize your shooting time before the battery dies.

GoPro HERO10 Batteries - Standard and Enduro

GoPro HERO10 Batteries

There are two official batteries for the GoPro HERO10 Black: the standard battery and the new high-performance Enduro battery.

GoPro HERO10 Batteries

How to Charge a GoPro HERO10

There’s more than one way to charge the GoPro HERO10 Black’s battery. Here are the alternatives, and which method is best in what situations.

GoPro HERO9 Charging and Batteries

How to Charge GoPro HERO9

There are several ways to charge the battery of your GoPro HERO9 Black. Here’s a rundown of the options, and which is best to use, when.

GoPro Batteries

GoPro Battery Compatibility Chart

If you’re looking for a replacement battery or a spare, here are the model numbers for GoPro batteries that correspond to GoPro cameras.

AKASO Brave 7 LE

AKASO Brave 7 LE SD Card Recommendations

The AKASO Brave 7 LE has a fairly modest maximum video bitrate, but you’ll still need a memory card that’s fast enough. Here are some practical recommendations.

GoPro HERO10 Black

GoPro HERO10 Black SD Card Recommendations

Not all SD cards will work well in the GoPro HERO10 Black. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the HERO10’s high-bitrate 100Mbps video recording and burst photo modes.

A Floating Grip, Tripod & Selfie Stick in One

The Nu Grip is a GoPro and action camera accessory that combines 4 key functions in 1: grip, selfie stick, tabletop tripod, and float. I’ve been testing it out, and here’s my take on it.

GoPro HERO9 Black SD Cards

Best SD Card for GoPro HERO9

Not all SD cards will work well in the GoPro HERO9 Black. Here are some practical recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the high-bitrate 100Mbps video recording and burst photo modes.

GoPro Magnetic Swivel Clip

The GoPro Magnetic Swivel Clip

The GoPro Magnetic Swivel Clip combines several different options for easily attaching your GoPro to a variety of places on the go.

GoPro Floaty for HERO8 Black

GoPro Floaty for HERO8 Black

The GoPro Floaty for the HERO8 Black is a simple, foolproof way to keep your camera afloat. Here’s what it is and how it works.

GoPro Charging Cables

GoPro Charging Cable Charts

GoPro cameras have used three different USB charging cables. Which type of charging cable you need depends on which camera you’re using. Here’s a master list.

GoPro HERO8 Black SD Card

Best SD Card for GoPro HERO8

Not all SD cards will work well in the HERO8 Black. Here are some recommendations for which microSD cards are fast enough to keep up with the high-bitrate video recording and burst photo modes.

Freewell Pistol Trigger Grip for GoPro

My Pick for the Best GoPro Trigger Grip

Using a pistol trigger with a GoPro provides a comfortable grip and a more precise way to operate the shutter. Here’s a roundup of the best trigger grips I’ve come across.

GoPro Float Pole

My Pick for Best GoPro Float Pole

If you’re taking your GoPro out on the water, sometimes you need something that combines flotation with extended reach. Here are some of the best GoPro float pole options.

GoPro Tripod Conversion Adapter

GoPro Tripod Mounts: Types and When to Use

If you’re looking to mount a GoPro on a tripod, here’s a rundown of the various types of tripod conversion adapters that you can get to be able to use any GoPro on any tripod.

GoPro HERO7 Black Wet

Tips for Using GoPros In & Around Water

One of the things I like most about shooting with GoPros is that they’re fearless around water. Some of my favorite shots I’ve taken with them have involved water. Here are some tips I’ve learned along the way for getting better results when shooting with GoPro cameras in and around the water.

GoPro Smart Remote with Multiple GoPro Cameras

How to Control Multiple GoPros with a Single Remote

Controlling a single GoPro camera remotely is pretty straightforward. The most obvious way to do that is to use the GoPro mobile app. But what if you want to control more than one camera? For that, you’ll need to use a dedicated remote. Here’s an overview of how it works.

How to Format SD Cards in GoPro Cameras

Formatting the GoPro’s SD card frees up space. But it also gets the card ready for use and keeps the filesystem healthy and minimizes the risk of errors. Here are the various ways to do it on different GoPro models.

SD Cards for GoPro HERO7

Best SD Card for GoPro HERO7

Here are some practical recommendations on which SD cards to get for the GoPro HERO7 Black, Silver, and White action cameras.