GoPro HERO4 Silver

  • Mounts & Grips

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… Read More

October 6, 2019
  • Filters

Backscatter Flip7 Underwater Filters for GoPro Cameras

If your underwater photos are coming out blue and with washed-out colors, a good option is to add an underwater… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Remote Control

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… Read More

July 19, 2019
  • Troubleshooting

How to Turn On a GoPro that Won’t Turn On

Turning on a GoPro is usually very simple. But sometimes you can run into situations where your GoPro won't turn… Read More

July 19, 2019
  • Video

GoPro HERO4 Silver Video Resolutions, Framerates, & Shooting Modes

Here's a rundown of the video resolutions, framerates, fields of view, and Protune options available when shooting video on the… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Tips

How to Use GoPro’s QuikCapture to Power On and Start Filming with a Single Press

GoPro's QuickCapture feature is designed as a one-press way to power the camera up and start shooting immediately. There are… Read More

November 16, 2018
  • Memory Cards

Can I Use 128GB, 256GB, 400GB, or 512GB Cards in GoPro Cameras?

Wondering if you can use a 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB microSD card in your GoPro? So long as you're using… Read More

September 5, 2019
  • Batteries & Charging

How to Charge GoPro Cameras and Batteries

Here's a rundown of the options for charging your GoPro depending on the model of camera you're using. Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Accessories

Adding a Water Repellent Film to Reduce Water Drops on a GoPro Lens

Ugly water drops on the GoPro lens can really ruin the shot. The XClear Hydrophobic Lens Protectors are designed to… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Housings & Cases

Using Dome Ports with GoPros for Over/Under Water Split Photos

If you're looking to get split photos of above and below the water line, a dome port is what you… Read More

November 15, 2018
  • Memory Cards
  • Tips

How to Format SD Cards in a GoPro

It's always a good idea to format the SD card in the camera. Here's a rundown of how to do… Read More

September 5, 2019
  • Batteries & Charging
  • Mounts & Grips

Hands-on Review of the Wasabi Power Clutch for GoPro Cameras

The Wasabi Power Hand Grip is an external USB battery and hand grip in one. It's a convenient way to… Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Tips
  • Troubleshooting

Do GoPro Touchscreens Work Underwater?

Wondering if the touchscreen on the back of GoPro HERO5 Black or HERO4 Silver works underwater? Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

What the GoPro Spot Meter Does

Wondering what the GoPro spot meter does? Here's an explanation. Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Sound

New Waterproof Sennheiser Microphone for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver

Sennheiser has released a new microphone for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver, the MKE 2 Elements. It attaches directly… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Photos

Photos Taken with a GoPro HERO 4 Silver

GoPro cameras are best known for video. But they're also very capable at taking photos. Here are some real-world examples… Read More

July 29, 2019
  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Stealth Modes

If you'd prefer your GoPro not to draw attention to itself while filming, there are several options for making it… Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Filters

PolarPro’s Neutral Density, Polarizer, and Macro Filters for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver

If you're looking to add a neutral density, polarizer, or macro filter to your GoPro HERO4 Black or Silver, PolarPro… Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO5 Black vs HERO4 Silver

If you're trying to decide whether to upgrade to the HERO5 Black, or have found a good deal on the… Read More

September 4, 2019
  • Mounts & Grips

GoPro Sticks with a Difference

If you're looking for something a bit out of the ordinary run-of-the-mill GoPro stick, here are some that offer something… Read More

October 16, 2018
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO+ LCD vs HERO4 Silver

GoPro has announced a new addition to its lineup, the GoPro HERO+ LCD. Here's how it compares with the HERO4… Read More

October 5, 2018
  • Accessories

Which GoPro HERO4 Accessories Will Work with the GoPro HERO6 Black and HERO5 Black?

Wondering which of your HERO4 accessories will work on the new GoPro HERO5 Black? Here's a rundown of what will… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Protune Photo Color: GoPro Color vs Flat

Some GoPros, like the HERO5 Black, offer a choice between two color modes in the photo mode: GoPro and Flat.… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

GoPro Protune Photo Sharpening: High vs Medium vs Low

Some GoPro models give you the option to choose between high, medium, and low levels of sharpening. Here are some… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Housings & Cases

Types of GoPro HERO4 Silver & Black Housings and Their Best Uses

Trying to work out which type of GoPro housing is best for what you want to use it for? Here's… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Stabilizers
  • Video

GoPro Stabilizer Review: GVB 3-Axis Action Gimbal

The GVB 3-Axis Action Gimbal smoothes out the jerkiness that comes naturally with handheld video footage shot with GoPro cameras. Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Apps
  • Photos

How to Remove the GoPro Fisheye Effect from Photos

GoPro photos have that distinctive fisheye look. But that might not be what you want all the time. Here's an… Read More

September 12, 2019
  • Photos
  • Timelapse
  • Video

Pros and Cons of Using a GoPro as an Everyday or Travel Camera

Can you use a GoPro as a travel camera? Absolutely. But before you rely exclusively on your GoPro for that… Read More

September 19, 2019
  • Housings & Cases

GoCase H4 Compact Case for GoPro HERO4 Silver and Black

There are a lot of GoPro cases available. GoCase is shooting for the premium end of the market. Here's my… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Batteries & Charging

Brunton All Day 2.0 Extended Waterproof Battery for GoPro HERO 4 | Hands-on Review

Battery life is a weak point of GoPros. The new Brunton All Day battery pack for the GoPro HERO4 series… Read More

September 5, 2019
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO4 Silver vs HERO4 Session

While there are several areas of overlap comparing the HERO4 Silver with the Session, there are also some key differences.… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Sound

External Microphones for the GoPro HERO7, HERO6, HERO5, and HERO4

If you're looking to improve the sound quality of your GoPro videos, using an external mic will make a big… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Batteries & Charging

NiteCore Dual Charger for GoPro HERO4 and HERO3 Batteries

Nitecore's chargers for GoPro HERO4 or HERO3/3+ batteries can charge two batteries directly and a third indirectly. It also has… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO (2014) vs HERO4 Silver

A detailed side-by-side comparison of how the GoPro HERO (2014) compares with the HERO4 Silver in terms of specs, features,… Read More

December 13, 2018
  • Video

Why Do GoPros Split Videos into Segments?

If you're wondering why your GoPro is breaking your videos up into smaller segments, it's not an error and you're… Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Batteries & Charging

GoPro HERO 4 Battery & Charger Options

Here's a roundup of some options for spare batteries and battery chargers for the GoPro HERO 4 Silver and Black… Read More

September 5, 2019
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO4 Silver vs HERO3+ Silver

A detailed side-by-side comparison of how the GoPro HERO4 Silver compares with the HERO3+ Silver in terms of features, capabilities,… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Comparison Reviews

GoPro HERO 4 Silver vs HERO 4 Black

Here's a detailed comparison of how the GoPro HERO4 Black and the HERO4 Silver compare in terms of features, capabilities,… Read More

July 25, 2019
  • Tips

GoPro HERO4 Menu Icons Cheat Sheet

GoPros use quite a lot of icons for various modes and functions. But it's not always clear what they mean.… Read More

July 2, 2018
  • Memory Cards

Recommended Memory Cards for the GoPro HERO4 Black & Silver

Here are some practical recommendations for SD cards for the GoPro HERO4 Black and Silver. Not every microSD card you… Read More

July 10, 2019
  • Filters

How to Add GoPro HERO 4 Filters and HERO 3+ Filters

Review of the Fotodiox Pro WonderPana Go H3+ Standard Kit for installing a polarizer filter or neutral density filter to… Read More

September 4, 2019