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Sightseer
Posts: 1

Hero 8 battery life problem

Hi,

I bought a go pro hero 8 black yesterday. Charged it with the usb cable from the box and a 5v 1.0 A charger. The problem is that the battery  is discharged very quickly ! Like 10% in 10 min maybe.... Is this normal ???

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Nomad
Posts: 297

Re: Hero 8 battery life problem

GoPro 7 has the same issue - GoPro again - I didnt tell you .... ;)

Adventurer
Posts: 11,314

Re: Hero 8 battery life problem


@swiftsand1761 wrote:

Hi,

I bought a go pro hero 8 black yesterday. Charged it with the usb cable from the box and a 5v 1.0 A charger. The problem is that the battery  is discharged very quickly ! Like 10% in 10 min maybe.... Is this normal ???


I try a 2.1 or 3.1 A rated charger the newer gopro   will ove it.