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How to Identify Your GoPro Camera

by GoPro on ‎09-30-2019 09:32 PM - edited yesterday

Use this table to identify which GoPro you are using, or distinguish the difference between two camera models. 
 
Camera ModelPictureRelease DateSerial NumberLogo PlacementIdentifying Features
HERO8 BlackUser-added image
User-added image
User-added image
9/24/19 (gopro.com only)
9/26/19 (International on-shelf)
9/27/19 (US On-Shelf)
C333...
Black finish on front
"8 Black" on side
  • Black
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on  side 
  • Battery compartment on right side
  • Built in Housing Tabs
  • No buttons on front 
  • Integrated lens cover
  • No housing needed
  • USB-C port inside battery compartment 
HERO7 BlackUser-added image
User-added image
9/27/18 (International)
9/30/18 (US)
C328...

(14 Characters)
Black finish on front
"7 Black" on side
  • Black
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front 
  • No housing needed
  • HDMI port
  • USB-C port
HERO7 SilverUser-added image
User-added image
9/27/18 (International)
9/30/18 (US)
C330...

(14 Characters)
Grey finish on front
"7 Silver "on side
  • Gray 
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front 
  • No housing needed
  • No HDMI port
  • USB-C port
  • Integrated battery
  • Non-removable protective lens.
HERO7 WhiteUser-added image
User-added image
9/27/18 (International)
9/30/18 (US)
C331...

(14 Characters)
Light grey finish on front
"7 White" on side
  • Light gray 
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front 
  • No housing needed
  • No HDMI port
  • USB-C port
  • Integrated battery
  • Non-removable protective lens.
HERO (2018)
 
User-added image
User-added image

3/29/18

C33...
 
(14 characters)

Grey GoPro logo on front
HERO on side
User-added image
  • Gray 
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front 
  • No housing needed
  • HDMI port
  • USB-C port
HERO6 Black
User-added image
User-added image

9/28/17

C322... 

(14 characters)

Grey OR Colored GoPro logo on front
HERO6 on side 
User-added image

  • Gray
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front
  • No housing needed
  • HDMI port
  • USB-C port
Fusion

User-added image
User-added image

11/2017 

C320... 

(14 characters) 


Grey GoPro logo on front.
FUSION on back
User-added image
User-added image
 
  • Two-tone gray 
  • Thin square profile
  • Two lenses: front and back
  • Shutter button on front
HERO5 Black
User-added image
User-added image

10/02/16

C316... 

(14 characters) 

Grey or color GoPro logo on front
HERO5 on side
User-added image

  • Gray 
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on side 
  • No buttons on front 
  • No housing needed
  • HDMI port
  • USB-C port
HERO5 Session
User-added image
User-added image

10/02/16

C321...
 
(14 characters)

Color GoPro logo on back
HERO5 Session on side

User-added image
User-added image

  • Gray
  • Small cube shape
  • microSD™ card  slot
  • USB-C port
HERO4 Black
User-added image
User-added image

10/2014 

C312... 

(14 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO4 on front
User-added image
User-added image
  • Two-tone silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Settings/Tag button on side
HERO4 Silver
User-added image
User-added image

10/2014 

C313... 

(14 characters) 


Gray GoPro logo on back LCD screen
HERO4 on front
User-added image
User-added image
 
  • Two-tone silver and black 
  • LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Settings/Tag button on side
HERO Session/HERO4 Session
User-added image
User-added image
User-added image

 4/2016 

C314... 

(14 characters) 


Black GoPro logo on back
HERO Session in gray or
HERO4 Session in black on the side

User-added image
User-added image
User-added image
  • Gray
  • Small cube shape
  • microSD card slot
  • micro-USB port
HERO+ LCD
User-added image
User-added image
User-added image

06/2015

C315... 

(14 characters) 


Gray GoPro logo on back LCD screen
HERO+ LCD on front

User-added image
User-added image
  • Gray
  • Integrated plastic housing with removable back door
  • LCD screen on back
  • Two indicator lights
  • Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • Micro-USB port
HERO+
User-added image
User-added image

10/2015

C319... 

(14 characters)


Gray GoPro logo on back
HERO+ on front

User-added image
User-added image
  • Gray
  • Integrated plastic housing with removable back door
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Two indicator lights
  • Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • Micro-USB port
HERO (2014)
User-added image
User-added image

10/2014 

C311... 

(14 characters) 


 Gray GoPro logo on back
HERO on front
User-added image
User-added image
  • Gray
  • Integrated plastic housing with removable back door
  • One indicator light
  • No LCD screen on back
  • No Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • Mini-USB port
HERO3+ Black
User-added image
User-added image
 10/2013 

H3B+B... 

Or 

H3B+F... 

(15 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO3+ on front - Number 3 is black
 
User-added image
User-added image
  • Silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Wi-Fi button on side
HERO3+ Silver
User-added image
User-added image
 
10/2013

H3S+A... 

(15 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO3+ on front - Number 3 is silver
User-added image
User-added image
  • Silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Wi-Fi button on side
HERO3 Black
User-added image
User-added image

 10/2012 

 HD3BB... 

(15 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO3 on front - Number 3 is black
User-added image
User-added image
​*Note - Some older units may display a colored GoPro logo on the back*
 
  • Silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Two indicator lights
  • Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • HDMI port
  • Mini-USB port
HERO3 Silver
User-added image
User-added image
 
10/2012 

 HD3SB... 

(15 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO3 on front - Number 3 is silver

User-added image
User-added image
​*Note: Some units may have a color GoPro logo on back
 
  • Silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Two indicator lights
  • Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • HDMI port
  • Mini-USB port
HERO3 WhiteUser-added imageUser-added image 
10/2012 

 HD3WA... 

(15 characters) 


White GoPro logo on back
HERO3 on front - Number 3 is white
User-added image
User-added image
*Note: Some units may have a color GoPro logo on back
  • Silver and black
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Power/Mode button on front
  • Two indicator lights
  • Wi-Fi button
  • microSD card slot
  • HDMI port
  • Mini-USB port
HD HERO2
User-added image
User-added image
User-added image

 10/2011 

H214A... 

(15 characters) 


Black GoPro logo on back
HERO2 on front
User-added image
User-added image
  • Silver
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Gray shutter button
  • Large indicator light
  • Microphones on bottom/top
  • HDMI port
  • Mini-SD card slot 
HD HERO 960
User-added image
User-added image

 8/2010 

HD2... 

(13 characters) 


Black GoPro logo on back
HERO on front
User-added image
User-added image
 
  • Silver
  • No LCD screen on back
  • No bus port
  • Mini-SD card slot
  • Mini-USB port
HD HERO Original
User-added image
User-added image

1/2010

HD1... 

(13 characters) 


Black GoPro logo on back
HERO on front
User-added image
User-added image
  • Silver
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Microphones on side/top
  • Bus port
  • Mini-SD card slot
  • Mini-USB port
HERO Standard Definition - 5MP
User-added image
User-added image

12/2008

G1... 

(8 characters) 


HERO on front 
User-added image
  • Silver
  • No LCD screen on back
  • Viewfinder
  • AAA batteries
  • Mini-SD card slot
 
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