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Software Update Release Information

by GoPro on ‎09-30-2019 09:36 PM - edited Tuesday

Contents
Cameras: HERO8/MAX | HERO7 | HERO6/Fusion | HERO(2018)/HERO5 | HERO4 and earlier
Software: GoPro App | GoPro Player/GoPro MAX Exporter | Quik for mobile | Quik for desktop


This page contains update details about GoPro cameras and software. Click the product below to show the update details for it.

 

Cameras

HERO8 Black

v1.60 | January 23, 2020

NEW FEATURES

  • Enables Media Mod compatibility.
  • Adds the ability to toggle between TimeWarp and real-time capture by pressing the Mode button.

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • General bug fixes and user interface improvements.
MAX

v1.40 | January 29, 2020

NEW FEATURES
  • Adds exposure control with lens priority to 360 mode.
  • Enables Smart Remote compatibility.
  • Adds wind and water noise detection, plus volume level detection for improved audio in video stories created with the GoPro app.

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

  • Increases the bit rate for Video, TimeWarp, and Time Lapse Video footage captured in HERO mode.

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • General bug fixes and user interface improvements.
HERO7 Black

v1.90 | November 25, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • General bug fixes.
HERO7 Silver
Version: v2.10 | November 25, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS
  • General bug fixes.
HERO7 White
Version: v2.10 | November 25, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS
  • General bug fixes.
HERO6 Black
Version: v2.10 | October 17, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS:

  • Lets you use your GoPro with the Rechargeable Battery (HERO8 Black / HERO7 Black / HERO6 Black / HERO5 Black / HERO 2018).

 

Fusion
Version 1.80 | 5/7/18

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

  • Corrected ISO setting for TLP 2 seconds and above
  • Improved TLV metadata

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • Better stability while camera updates
  • Updated LED behavior

GENERAL IMPROVEMENTS + BUG FIXES

 

HERO (2018)
Version: v1.10 | October 17, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENT

  • Lets you use your GoPro with the Rechargeable Battery (HERO8 Black / HERO7 Black / HERO6 Black / HERO5 Black / HERO 2018).

NOTE: You must use your current battery to update your HERO (2018) before using the Rechargeable Battery (HERO8 Black / HERO7 Black / HERO6 Black / HERO5 Black / HERO 2018).

HERO5 Black
Version: v2.70 | October 17, 2019

USABILITY IMPROVEMENT

  • Lets you use your GoPro with the Rechargeable Battery (HERO8 Black / HERO7 Black / HERO6 Black / HERO5 Black / HERO 2018).

NOTE: You must use your current battery to update your HERO5 Black before using the Rechargeable Battery (HERO8 Black / HERO7 Black / HERO6 Black / HERO5 Black / HERO 2018).

HERO5 Session
Version: v2.51 | July 25, 2017 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Enables QuikStories on the new GoPro app*
    • Automatically sends your recently-captured GoPro footage to your phone.
    • Arranges your content into a QuikStory—a fully edited, shareable video.
  • Performance Improvements
    • Improves the wireless connection between your GoPro and your mobile device.
  • General Improvements + Bug Fixes

HERO4 Black Edition Camera

Version: v5.00 | 10/21/2016

Feature Enhancements:

  • Karma Compatibility.
    • Enables live preview and camera control from the Karma Controller, including starting/stopping recording, changing settings, and more. Enables camera control from the Karma Grip. To learn more about Karma, visit gopro.com/karma
  • Linear FOV
    • Linear field of view (FOV) captures video without the traditional wide-angle look, for even greater creative flexibility. Available only for 2.7K and 1080p video.


Old Software Versions:

  • HD4.02.04.00.00 - Release date: 08/18/2016
  • HD4.02.03.00.00 - Release date: 07/30/2015
  • HD4.02.02.00.00 - Release date: 02/04/2015
  • HD4.02.01.00.04 - Release date: 10/05/2015
  • HD4.02.01.02.00 - Release date: 10/14/2014
HERO4 Silver Edition Camera
Version: 5.00 | 0/21/2016

 

Feature Enhancements:

  • Karma Compatibility.
    • Enables live preview and camera control from the Karma Controller, including starting/stopping recording, changing settings, and more. Enables camera control from the Karma Grip. To learn more about Karma, visit gopro.com/karma
  • Linear FOV
    • Linear field of view (FOV) captures video without the traditional wide-angle look, for even greater creative flexibility. Available only for 2.7K and 1080p video.

Old Software Versions

  • HD4.01.04.00.00 - Release date: 08/18/2016
  • HD4.01.03.00.00 - Release date: 07/30/2015
  • HD4.01.02.00.00 - Release date: 02/04/2015
  • HD4.01.01.00.00 - Release date: 10/05/2014
  • HD4.01.01.02.00 - Release date: 10/14/2014
HERO Session / HERO4 Session Camera

Version: 2.00 | 03/31/2016

Feature Enhancements:

  • New Features
    • Adds the ability to select single photo or Burst mode directly on the camera
    • Adds more Protune™ settings for advanced control and customization of your video footage
  • Performance Improvements
    • Adds the ability to record immediately after settings are changed directly on the camera
    • Reduces time to connect the camera and the GoPro App or Smart Remote
    • Reduces time to transfer files between the camera and the GoPro App
  • Usability Improvements
    • Improves the experience when connecting to the GoPro App or Smart Remote
    • Changes the behavior of the Wi-Fi status lights so they blink at a slower rate when Wi-Fi is on standby
    • Improves the responsiveness of the Info/Wireless button
  • General Improvements + Bug Fixes
    • Improves the connectivity experience when the camera transitions between iOS and Android devices
    • Improves tuning for image quality

Old Software Versions: 

  • HX1.01.01.50 - Release date: 10/06/2015
  • HX1.01.01.00 - Release date: 07/06/2015
HERO+ LCD Camera

Version: v2.00 | 1/28/2016

Usability Improvements

  • Improves playback and clip-and-save experiences
  • Improves the experience when connecting to the GoPro App for mobile and the Smart Remote

General Improvements + Bug Fixes

  • Improves the connectivity experience when the camera transitions between iOS and Android devices
  • Fixes issues related to Wi-Fi configuration and network connection
  • Addresses issues that may impact image quality under specific lighting and color conditions
  • Addresses issues that may impact the appearance of time stamps in desktop applications
  • Fixes visual icons

Old Software Versions: 

  • HD3.21.01.00 - Release date: 06/07/2015
  • HD3.21.01.50 - Release date: 10/6/2015
HERO+ Camera

Version: v1.01 | 10/04/2015

HERO (2014)

Version: v1.09 | 09/02/2015

Feature Enhancements:

  • Mac users only: Addresses issues with importing after updating to the OS X® 10.10.3 supplemental update

Old Software Versions: 

  • HD3.20.01.07 - Release date: 10/05/2014
HERO3+ Black Edition Camera

Version: v3.03 | 09/02/2015
Wi-Fi version: 4.0.36.1

Feature Enhancements:

  • Mac users only: Addresses issues with importing after updating to the OS X® 10.10.3 supplemental update

Old Software Versions:  

  • HD3.11.03.00 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.36.1 - Release Date: 02/10/2015
  • HD3.11.02.00 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.26.0 - Release Date: 03/06/2014
  • HD3.11.01.04 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.26.0 - Release Date: 10/01/2013
  • HD3.11.01.00 (HD3.11.01.01) || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.26.0 - Release Date: 10/01/2013
HERO3+ Silver Edition Camera

Version: v3.02 | 09/02/2015
Wi-Fi version: 4.0.36.1

 

Feature Enhancements:

  • Improves the automated file transfer process when connected to GoPro software on your computer
  • Addresses issues that may impact image quality in incandescent or fluorescent lighting conditions
  • Mac users only: Addresses issues with importing after updating to the OS X® 10.10.3 supplemental update
  • Other improvements and bug fixes

Old Software Versions: 

  • HD3.10.02.00 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.36.1 - Release Date: 03/06/2014
  • HD3.10.01.09 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.26.0 - Release Date: 11/12/2013
  • HD3.10.01.07 || Wi-Fi version: 4.0.26.0 - Release Date: 10/01/2013
HERO3: Black Edition Camera

Version: v3.00 | 07/29/2013 
Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.18

 

Feature Enhancements:

  • Enables compatibility with new GoPro App features
  • Corrects HDMI TV preview from low res to high res
  • Fixes forced exposure lock on 0.5 and 1 second time-lapse intervals
  • Optimizes compatibility with select microSD cards by reducing data stream rate to 35Mb/sec while recording in 4K, 2.7K and Protune™ modes (HERO3: Black Edition only).

Old Software Versions:

  • HD3.03.02.39 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 04/23/2013
  • HD3.03.02.37 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 04/03/2013
  • HD3.03.02.00 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 12/14/2012 
HERO3: Silver Edition Camera

Version: v3.00 | 07/29/2013 
Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.18

 

Feature Enhancements:

  • Enables compatibility with new GoPro App features
  • Corrects HDMI TV preview from low res to high res
  • Fixes forced exposure lock on 0.5 and 1 second time-lapse intervals

Older Software Versions:

  • HD3.02.02.13 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 03/26/2013 
  • HD3.02.00.96 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 02/14/2013 
HERO3: White Edition Camera

Version: v3.07 |  08/12/2014
Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.18

  • Enables compatibility with new GoPro App features
  • Corrects HDMI TV preview from low res to high res
  • Fixes forced exposure lock on 0.5 and 1 second Time Lapse intervals
  • Optimizes compatibility with select microSD cards by reducing data stream rate to 35Mb/sec while recording in 4K, 2.7K and Protune modes (HERO3: Black Edition only)
Older Software Versions:
  • HD3.01.03.00 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.18 - Release Date: 07/29/2013 
  • HD3.01.01.10 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 -  Release Date: 03/26/2013 
  • HD3.01.00.80 || Wi-Fi version: 3.4.2.9 - Release Date: 02/14/2013 
     
HD HERO2 camera

Version: v.312 | 07/29/2013 
Wi-Fi version: R68.02

Feature Enhancements:

  • Improved system stability
  • GoPro App feature integration
  • Wi-Fi BacPac improvements
  • Addressed One Button Mode issues
  • Resolved firmware update issues

Older Software Versions:

  • HD2.08.12.222 || WIFI.R56.00 - Release Date: 01/09/2013 
  • HD2.08.12.198 || WIFI.R47.00 - Release Date: 10/08/2012  
HD HERO Original camera

Version: v.102 | 06/04/2012 

Feature Enhancements:

  • Enables Wi-Fi Remote + Wi-Fi BacPac functionality.
 

Software


GoPro App

Android
Current version: 6.9.1 | Released 3/26/2020

Level your horizon - or don’t. 
Switch horizon leveling on or off in your MAX 360 footage.

Lock in your world.
Use World Lock to set the orientation of your 360 videos and minimize rotation in your MAX footage.

Faster uploads to GoPro PLUS
Uploading your media from the app to GoPro PLUS just got a big speed boost. 

Ride smooth.
App fixes + boosts keep on coming.

 

iOS:
Current version: 6.9.1 | Released 3/25/2020

Crashing is for the waves, not your apps.
We’ve boosted performance to get you a smoother ride through our app.
  • Fixed an issue that was intermittently preventing users from pairing to HERO4 cameras.
  • Cleaned up a handful of UI issues with 360 Timelapse photos.
  • Improved messaging when your device runs into “out of storage” scenarios.

GoPro Player/GoPro MAX Exporter

Windows:
Current Version: v1.9.4.0 | Release Date: 12/11/2019
Release Notes:

  • Bug fixes and enhancements

Mac: 
Current Version: v1.1.1 | Release Date: 3/7/2020
Release Notes:

  • Batch Export
    • Allows users to export multiple files at the same time instead of individually.
  • Mount Optimization
    • Mount Optimization is a way to improve the stitch line for mounting configurations that are located underneath the camera at the "Nadir.” Applying this will fix stitch issues around the mount and can greatly improve shots where you want the mount to disappear. 
  • 4K Upscaling
    • 4k upscaling is a new resolution for Reframe.  This allows you to capture even more resolution in your Reframe exports.
  • Bug Fixes
    • Fixed issues with batch export and player crash

 

Quik for desktop

Windows: 

Quik for Desktop v.2.7.0.945
Release Date: 9/28/2018

Mac: 

Quik for Desktop v2.7.0.874
Release Date: 9/28/2018

New Features

  • Add support for HERO7 Black, HERO7 Silver, HERO7 White.

Updated:  The new camera pictures for HERO5 session, HERO5 Black, HERO6, HERO7 Black, HERO7 Silver, HERO7 White.
Bug Fixes + Performance Improvements

 

Quik for mobile

Android: 

v5.0.7
Release Date: 7/08/2019

iOS: 

v5.0.3
Release Date: 03/13/2019

 

GoPro Fusion Studio App

iOS: 
          Current Version: v1.3.0.400
          Release Date: 9/13/2018
Windows:
          Current Version: v1.3.0.400
          Release Date: 9/13/2018

 


Accessories

Wi-Fi BacPac

Current Version: 3.5.0
Release Date: 07/29/2013

Older Version:

  • 3.4.0 - Release Date: 10/08/2012
Wi-Fi Remote

Current Version: 2.1.7
Release Date: 06/04/2012 


Karma

Karma Drone

Current Version: v2.50 
Release Date: 09/26/2018

 

Karma Grip

Current Version: 1.80 
Release Date: 09/26/2018

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