10-21-2016 06:12 AM
Hi guys i have just got my hero 5 black and want to know if my problem is a known one and can be fixed with an update or if mine in a bad one and needs change but i mount the hero 5 on my helmet and went out on my motorcycle to test my new gopro only to get home a hear nothing but wind noise in every setting possible default and manually send to wind only nothing is stopping the wind noise it's supposed to be better than the hero 4 black that i also own but its just not its a lot worse if anybody can help me please reply as im not sure if mine just does not work properly or its a software issue that will be sorted thanks in advance
10-25-2016 01:20 PM
@grandstorm0750 - Wind noise is probably going to be an issue on motorcycle at speed. One thing you might try is to make sure that the Stereo Only option is not selected.
To confirm that, swipe right and then continue swiping right until you get to the Manual Audio Control settings. If that setting is off, the camera will automatically select between Wind Only and Stereo Only to give you the best possible sound. If that setting is on, either turn it off or make sure that Wind Only is selected.
10-26-2016 02:10 AM
Hi yes I've tried all mic modes and all seem worse than the hero 4 black i also have wind noise will be a problem when using with motorbikes but was expecting it to be a little better due to the hero 5 blacks new mics and advance wind noise reduction but its not it worse why is this it almost seems as if the wind only option makes the wind noise worse when surely it sure make it better
01-26-2017 03:02 AM
Manual and Wind, or buy the promic and external mic and you'll have better sound, it will cancel the messed up sound gopro made.
If you have that chance return your camera and wait for the sound to be fixed by checking in, for me its way to late.
03-14-2017 04:00 AM - edited 03-14-2017 04:01 AM
aparently its an issue at 10-20mph too. the important part is that its worse than the hero 3 no matter what settings are used.
how do you quote someone on this forum?