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.
GoPro HERO8 Black
The HERO8 Black was announced in October 2019. Key specs include:
- 4K60 / 1080p240 video
- improved HyperSmooth, TimeWarp, and SuperPhoto
- 100Mb/s maximum bitrate
- 12MP still images
- usability tweaks such a custom presets and fast FOV switching
- Live streaming at 1080p
- LiveBurst (burst photo pre-roll)
- Built-in mounting point
- New dedicated accessories: external mic, flip-up display, light
A detailed rundown of the various features and modes available on the GoPro HERO8 Black for shooting still photos.
Wondering which accessories will work on the new GoPro HERO8 Black? Here’s a running list of what to look for.
GoPro has revealed the new HERO8 Black. Here are the highlights.
Do GoPros have zoom? Yes, some of the newer models do, but there are some limitations that are worth knowing. Here are some examples.
How can you work with GoPro RAW format .gpr image files without using Lightroom or Photoshop? Here’s a quick guide for a free option.
Here’s a rundown of the options for charging your GoPro depending on the model of camera you’re using.
Batteries and Chargers for the GoPro HERO8 Black, HERO7 Black, HERO6 Black, HERO5 Black, and HERO (2018)
GoPros have never had particularly good battery life. So having spare batteries on hand, along with an external charger, can help you keep shooting.
Some GoPros, like the HERO7 Black, offer a choice between two color modes in the photo mode: GoPro and Flat. Here are some examples and when they’re best used.