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What Video Format do GoPro Cameras Record in?

by GoPro on ‎09-30-2019 07:30 PM - edited 2 weeks ago
Question
What Video Format do GoPro HERO Cameras Record in?

Where does it apply?
  • All GoPro HERO cameras

Answer
Video files are recorded using the h.264 codec and the MP4 file type, the exception being some resolution/frame rate combinations on the HERO6, HERO7 Black, HERO8 Black. With the HERO6, HERO7 Black and HERO8 Black, HEVC (h.265) is utilized for applicable modes. For more information, see: HEVC Explained.
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