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Tourist
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Hero 7 Black voice control does not work with external mic

I understand that the unit cannot be awakened using an external 3.5mm non-powered mic. But even after being switched on voice control does not work. Voice is being recorded in the video just fine. Is this by design?

 

Can you support voice control over external mic?

GoPro
Posts: 3,505

Re: Hero 7 Black voice control does not work with external mic

 

Hi @sonytony,

 

Thanks for your feedback. We'll forward this to our team to check if this is by design or something we can improve. 

 

 

Regards,

-Jay 

Sightseer
Posts: 1

Re: Hero 7 Black voice control does not work with external mic

Voice activation works if you speak directly into the external mic.