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Sightseer
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gopro hero not charging properly

evening all

 

I have bought a 2nd hand 2014 hero from ebay that isnt charging properly. It seems to stop charging well before 2 hrs and when turned on will only record about 24mins of video before the battery indicator flashes and it shuts down. the indicator is still showing 3 bars when it does this. When running off USB power it will record until the card is full. It is also on the latest update. Its well past warranty so am happy to open it up if thats whats needed to fix it. Pretty sure its not the battery as have replaced it and still experience the same problem. Would rolling back the firmware help?

 

Please help as want this for my wedding but am on a really tight budget.

 

Many thanks

 

Dave