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Software Update Release Information

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

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

Cameras

HERO8 Black

v1.50 | November 20, 2019

NEW FEATURES

  • Extends HyperSmooth 2.0 capability to 4K60 video with the Linear digital lens.

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • General bug fixes and user interface improvements.

 

MAX

v1.30 | October 22, 2019

NEW FEATURES

HERO Mode

  • Enables horizon leveling in Video and PowerPano modes.
  • Adds Time Lapse Video and Time Lapse Photo.
  • Upgrades to directional audio capture.
  • Enables 1080p Live Streaming through the GoPro app.
  • Adds the Narrow digital lens.

360 Mode

  • Adds 5.6K30 and 5.6K24 Video and 5.6K TimeWarp.
  • Enables 360 audio capture and processing.

PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENTS

  • Improves image quality tuning.
  • Increases voice control accuracy.
  • Enables direct upload for cloud storage with GoPro PLUS.

USABILITY IMPROVEMENTS

  • Expands onscreen languages to include traditional Chinese and Swedish.
  • Adds Swedish voice commands.
  • 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: 6.2.2 | Release Date: 11/15/2019
Release Notes:

  • Squashed a few bugs that caused some Reframe or OverCapture videos to have bad or misaligned audio performance.
  • Dramatically improved reconnection speed to cameras on Android 10 devices.
  • Fixed connectivity issues for Samsung Galaxy A50 devices.
  • Improved performance of trimming from camera media.
  • Update Music Library to include “Day Dream” by APASHE
  • Settings page cleanup.
  • Fixes an issue that prevented resuming a firmware update if the process was previously interrupted.
  • Fixed several of the top crashes found in GoPro 6.2.1

iOS:
Current Version: 6.3 | Release Date: 11/15/2019
Release Notes:

  • Files downloaded from GoPro PLUS are now using source quality resolutions.
  • Improved quality when zooming in on photos, particularly PowerPano photos.
  • Implemented better handling for low end devices attempting to connect to GoPro MAX.
  • Updated Music Library to include “Day Dream” by APASHE
  • Fixed an issue impacting the share sheet, when sharing 360 content to Facebook.
  • Squashed a bug related to sharing 360 media from GoPro PLUS.
  • Cleaned up several UI issues around Reframe and 360 media views.
  • Updates to support Xcode 11
  • Deprecated support for iOS 11
  • Fixed a handful of top crashes from GoPro 6.2.2.
GoPro Player/GoPro MAX Exporter

Windows
Current Version: v1.9.2.0 | Release Date: 11/28/2019
Release Notes:

  • Added support for HEVC and H.264 exports including 360 audio.
  • Enhanced 360 audio for videos with Horizon Leveling and World Lock.
  • An improved user interface, including:
    • More intuitive look and feel
    • Preview controls
    • Cancel export button
    • Sticky user settings
    • Drag and Drop files from the camera
  • Several bug fixes and enhancements, including:
    • Fixed app crash issues related to video imports, previews, and changing languages
    • Video preview now renders first frame
    • GPMF track is now present in exported files

Mac: 
Current Version: v1.0.2 | Release Date: 11/25/2019
Release Notes:

  • Fixed stabilization issue for videos without World Lock.
  • Fixed horizon leveling issue for MAX TimeWarp and TimeLapse videos that were trimmed.  
  • Squashed a few bugs and made a couple enhancements.

 

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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