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Camera Wi-Fi Information

by GoPro on ‎09-30-2019 07:32 PM - edited Thursday
Question

Wi-Fi information about GoPro Cameras


Where does it apply?
  • GoPro MAX
  • HERO8 Black
  • HERO7 Black
  • HERO7 Silver
  • HERO7 White
  • HERO (2018)
  • HERO6 Black
  • Fusion
  • HERO5 Black
  • HERO5 Session
  • HERO4
  • HERO Session + HERO4 Session
  • HERO3+
  • HERO3
  • HERO+ LCD
  • HERO+

Answer
  • HERO5 Black, and HERO5 Session's built-in Wi-Fi frequency is 5GHz and 2.4GHz, b/g/n (dual band with no specific prioritization).
  • GoPro MAX, HERO8 Black, HERO7 Black, HERO7 Silver, HERO7 White, HERO6 Black and Fusion (if purchased in an applicable region) has the option to select the Wi-Fi band (5GHz or 2.4GHz). 
  • HERO5, HERO (2018), HERO6, and HERO7 cameras have a feature that turns the Wi-Fi off automatically.
    • After 2 hours of no activity, the Wi-Fi will turn off and leave the Bluetooth on for quick wake up of the Wi-Fi.
    • After 8 hours of no activity, the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth will turn off completely. 
  • All other GoPro cameras' built-in Wi-Fi frequency is 2.4 GHz, b/g/n.
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