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Sightseer
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Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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I believe when I turned ON quick capture, is the first time I had a sync problem. I have turned it off. I’m hoping that resolves it until GoPro can replicate and Fix this pesky issue!
Sightseer
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Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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NO, that's not the problem, its the STABILIZATION.

 

I tested this last week.  Once STABILIZATION is turned off, the EXTERNAL mic adapter works just fine, in sync with the video.

 

BUT, then I don't have STABILIZATION.  

 

PLEASE GOPRO FIX THIS ISSUE 

Nomad
Posts: 71

Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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It's just hypersmooth resolutions that only support standard eis also work fine
Nomad
Posts: 71

Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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My guess is the hypersmooth is taxing the cpu and that is causing a delay in starting the audio process.
Nomad
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Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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Or the taxed cpu causes a handshake issue with the mic adapter and that causes a delay in starting the audio process. Either way it could probably easily be fixed by the firmware developers.
Tourist
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Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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So, I had to play all these games to actually get a mic adapter

I use it and  the videos are worthless because of sync issues.

I then discover this has been an issues for nearly a year?

And the solution  to get the pricey external mic adapter to work is turn off the extra features on the camera which was the reason you chose and  paid the extra money for it?

 

I like the camera, but these other issues are making me debate what my next camera will be

 

 

Tourist
Posts: 2

Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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FIX THE **bleep** PROBLEM ALREADY!  Yes I was yelling! 

Tourist
Posts: 1

Re: Hero 7 External Mic Causing Out of Sync Audio

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Seems to be fixed with v1.8 released on 8/14/19