The GoPro HERO8 Black supports up to UHD 4K video resolutions and time-lapse up to 1080p240 slow motion and super-slow-motion video. Still images can be captured in up to 12MP resolution in bursts of up to 30 images per second with the updated Super Photo with HDR support that helps reduce blur and enhance detail in low-light situations. It also features an updated Night-Lapse function to shoot and process up to 4K time-lapses at night. The Live Burst function allows you to record 1.5 seconds before and after your photo to give you more choices for the best frame. The lens field of view (FOV) choices have also been updated to four modes: Narrow Linear at 24.4mm Wide at 16.5mm and Super View at 15.1mm.
Like its predecessor the HERO8 Black supports direct streaming to Facebook Live. It's also waterproof to 33' suiting it for surfing snorkelling and swimming activities. Separately available floats and housings are available separately for additional water support and even deeper underwater activities down to 196'. The touchscreen provides quick and easy management but when your hands are full the HERO8 Black understands 15 voice commands in over ten languages and accents so you can verbally control the HERO8 Black. Just shout GoPro take a photo and your HERO8 will use your current settings to snap a photo making selfies a breeze.
Super Photo with HDR
Get the best photos automatically. With Super Photo HERO8 Black intelligently applies HDR local tone mapping or noise reduction to optimize your shots.
Time Warp 2.0 Video
Capture super-stabilized time-lapse videos while you move about a scene. Increase the speed up to 30x to turn longer activities into shareable moments.
Records 1.5 seconds before and after your still shot so you can choose the best single frame for the perfect photo or share the brief video recorded.
Share your story live over Facebook Live while saving your streamed videos to your SD card.
Use the GoPro HERO8 Black as a webcam on your computer using the latest camera firmware and the free-to-download Webcam Desktop Utility with any of the following apps and more:
Zoom (v 5.0.5 and newer) and Zoom Chrome Extension
YouTube Live (using Chrome)
WebEx (using Chrome)
Twitch via OBS
Go To Meeting
Facetime for Desktop
4K60 Video and 12MP Photos
The camera shoots up to UHD 4K resolution video and 12MP stills.
Flip the camera to the side and capture photos and videos in portrait orientation for social media updates.
Control your HERO8 Black hands-free with over 15 voice commands and accents like GoPro take a photo and GoPro start recording
Natively waterproof down to 33' without a housing
Slow things down to 8x to relive the moment with slow motion
The intuitive touchscreen features three main capture modes with streamlined settings
Frame your photos and videos in Touch Zoom by simply touching the screen (operates in select video modes)
Face Smile and Scene Detection functions
Auto-transfer to your smartphone with the GoPro app for quick social media updates
GPS Performance Stickers display your speed distance and location
Create QuikStories with the GoPro and Quick mobile apps
Advanced noise suppression actively filters out wind vibration and handling noise for crisper clearer audio quality
Capture JPEG photos for easier storage or shoot in raw for the highest quality
GoPro and Quik apps allow you to access and edit your GoPro footage with simple-to-use yet powerful functions. QuikStories combines the functionality of both apps automatically downloading GoPro footage from your HERO8 Black and composing an easily shareable montage of your adventures on the spot.
Warranty: 1 year