The HERO8 Black has smoother, more detailed videos and pictures than ever before. Impressive HyperSmooth stabilization in all resolutions, and a new level of stabilization with HyperSmooth Boost. Get gimbal-like smoothness and professional looking footage from a camera that fits in the palm of your hand. Pre-set shooting modes give you instant access to your favourite settings, so you won’t miss epic moments while messing around in menus. Strategically placed microphones deliver crisp, clear audio and signals are analyzed and filtered to reduce noise. When paired with a smartphone or tablet running the free GoPro app the HERO8 Black lets you edit, synch videos, share content through social media and livestream adventures from your phone.
- 4K60 video, at up to 100Mbps, is ultra-smooth and super-sharp.
- HyperSmooth 2.0 video stabilization (works in all resolutions) uses internal sensors to predict your movements, preparing for changes before they happen, resulting in the smooth, gimbal-free on-the-move videos.
- HyperSmooth Boost provides some of the smoothest footage everfrom an action camera.
- GP1 processor offers improved colour reproduction, sharper HDR images, and smoother stabilization
- Slow-motion – 1080p video can be slowed down up to 8x.
- Time-lapse video and photo modes let you record epic all-day adventures.
- Night-lapse improves low-light time-lapse shots with sharper details and improved colours.
- TimeWarp 2.0 provides stabilized time lapse videos that you can speed up, from 2x to 30x, or GoPro can control the speed of your video.
- Digital lenses offer: narrow (27mm), linear (19-39mm), wide (16-34mm) and SuperView (16mm) to frame video or picture.
- Built-in voice control.
- Customizable shooting pre-sets offer4 commonly used modes, plus custom modes.
- Intuitive touchscreen controls let you cycle through modes and settings, access shortcuts and zoom-in.
- Free GoPro app gives you near complete control of your camera right on your smartphone or tablet. From setting up you shot, synching your videos, leveling your footage, starting your edits, adding overlays and more.
- ProTune mode lets you control exposure, white balance, ISO and more, even providing a live preview window to see how the settings you are changing will affect the final video or picture.
- Livestream in 1080p through your paired phone.
- Onboard GPS data is used to overlay performance stickers, add speed, distance, times and much more, right in your videos.
- Shorty collapses to 12cm to fit in your pocket and extends to 23cm length, great for group shots and selfies.
- Shorty built-in mini-tripod for time-lapses or timer shots.
- Head strap has adjustable non-slip straps.
- Mods let you add features like an on-camera light, shotgun mic, or front facing screen (sold separately).
- SuperPhoto mode provides sharp HDR, local tone mapping and noise reduction.
- Take up to 12MP photographs in jpeg or RAW format (across all photo resolutions).
- LiveBurst captures 1.5 seconds before and 1.5 seconds after you take a picture, giving you 90 images to chose from.
- Burst mode allows up to 30 frames per second.
- Enhanced low-light performance in both video and photo modes.
- Front facing status screen to check settings at a glance.
- Waterproof to 10m right out of the box, no case needed.
- Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity means your camera will talk to all your devices running the GoPro app.
- 3 built-in microphones provide clear, crisp audio with advanced wind and noise reduction.
- Removeable batteries can be swapped on the fly.
- MicroSD compatible, making memory easy to get and carry (MicroSD card included). MicroSD card must be at least a Class 10 or UHS-I rated.
- High Efficiency Video Compression (HEVC) decreases file size without compromising image quality, so you can fit more adventures on a single card.
- In the box: HERO8 Black, Shorty (Mini Extension Pole + Tripod), 2 x 1220mAh lithium-ion rechargeable battery, SanDisk Extreme® 32GB microSDHC™ card, heads strap, curved sticky mount, mounting buckle, thumb screw and USB-C cable.
|Instant on-record switch||Yes|
Interval photo mode
The interval, in seconds, at which you can set the camera to take pictures.
|Maximum photo resolution||12MP|
|Included mounts||Curved surface mount|
Indicates the degree of protection against liquid. IP X1: Dripping water while in normal operating orientation; IP X4: Splashing water; IP X5: Water jets; IP X6: Powerful water jets; IP X7: Immersion up to 1m ≤ 30 minutes; IP X8: Suitable for submersion as specified by manufacturer.
|Dimensions||6.6 x 2.8 x 4.9cm|
Maximum memory capacity
The maximum additional memory accepted by the device.
|Data card||32GB microSD card (included)|
|GPS image tagging||Yes|
|Batteries||Lithium-ion 1220mAh (included)|
|Still photo mode||Yes|
|Tripod mount||Sold separately|
Ensures seamless digital wireless communication between ANT+ devices. For example, data from an ultra-low power wireless sensor can be displayed on a bike computer or smartphone, then downloaded to a PC, etc.
|Product sustainability||Rechargeable batteries|