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Tourist
Posts: 9

Re: GoPro Hero 5 Session Got So Hot Almost Caused Fire

Mine got hotter then that. It was starting to burn a piece of paper and was frozen and wouldn't cut off.
Sightseer
Posts: 2

Re: GoPro Hero 5 Session Got So Hot Almost Caused Fire

I, too, have noted significant overheating issues with the Hero 5 Black, and I can't imagine the GoPro folks aren't aware. I'm not sure if it's the battery, or the camera. Also, there seems to be another issue with battery charge...I believe I read four hours, but I don't think I get anywhere close to 2. C'mon GoPro, your better than this, and can do better.

 

GoPro, I hope you're listening, and don't wait unitl this becomes a "Samsung-type" issue before you offer a fix.

Sightseer
Posts: 2

Re: GoPro Hero 5 Session Got So Hot Almost Caused Fire

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Ok, I'm an idiot!!!

Disregard the battery comment...confused this with another product. I'm actually getting average battery life.

Smiley Surprised