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Smart Remote Not Powering On Hero 8

Anyone else having issue with Smart Remote powering on Hero 8 Black from an off state?  I got on Gopro Tech Support and Tech confirmed there was an issue with camera and Smart Remote.  Sent in camera and sent me a new one.  Same problem.  It has no problem connecting once camera is on.  I can start recording.  Stop recording.  Power off camera.  But when I try and power the camera back on it will not do it.  I can get it to work once in a while but for the most part it does not work.  My Hero 5 has no issues at all power off and on from an off state via my Smart Remote.  It is frustrating and disappointing.  If I can't get it to work via the smart remote then its useless to me.