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Sightseer
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Does the GoPro app store recorded data on a server? Or is it only store locally on the SD card?

I am wondering if a GoPro would be HIPAA compliant? If the data is only stored locally on the SD card in the camera, then I think it would, but I want to make sure that the app does not send any footage to a server. Thank you for the help!

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Re: Does the GoPro app store recorded data on a server? Or is it only store locally on the SD card?

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Hi @saladman,

Thanks for reaching out. The media files are locally saved on the SD card in the camera. When you download your photos and videos from the camera to GoPro App, the contents first goes to the GoPro App's media folder or the "App" tab -- check out this article for more information. The media files are stored locally in the app on your mobile device.

 

Only if you have GoPro Plus subscription, you will have an access to a cloud storage and can enable the Mobile Upload in the GoPro App so that all contents in the "App" tab will automatically start uploading to your Plus drive when your mobile device is connected to a Wi-Fi. That being said, you may check the Terms and Conditions of this service for more information about the terms of use and privacy policy.

Kind Regards,
Ann