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Hiker
Posts: 10

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

So is there any otpiop through which I can see preview in display in 16:9?

Adventurer
Posts: 10,138

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

No, because the image is 4:3. You can view through the GoPro app on a mobile device turned sideways, but the image will still be 4:3.
Adventurer
Posts: 8,161

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

@danielr15  Do you think this all has to do with when wide screen tvs came about and gopro is sticking to the good ole fashion way.    @madclicx16:9 AR can be achiked in video frame grabs. for photos using your gopro app.

Adventurer
Posts: 10,138

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

I think it just has to do with GoPro using the full 12MP sensor.
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Hiker
Posts: 10

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

So to conclude, this doesn't a manufacturing issue?

Adventurer
Posts: 10,138

Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

correct
Adventurer
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Re: GoPro Hero 6 Black Bars in Photo mode

all about standards.. and yep endjoy your camera