The new GoPro HERO8 Black is the most versatile and stable camera to date. Its optimized design makes it more compact and lighter than ever (14% lighter). In addition, the brackets can be changed in just seconds thanks to the built-in folding adapters.

GoPro MAX: a new commitment to 360 videos

Everything you expect from a HERO. Spherical capture that looks like magic and hyper stabilized images. The new GoPro MAX makes its way, as the most creative GoPro camera in history. Get videos and photos in the traditional style of GoPro or 360 ° images to capture everything around you. Panning without moving the camera: aim, shoot and nothing else. Choose a digital lens to capture the content as you imagine it. In addition, thanks to the six integrated microphones, you will enjoy 360 ° surround audio and the best sound quality to date.

3 new and interesting accessories

GoPro have introduced three new premium accessories to get the most out of the new HERO8.

Multimedia accessory

Turn your HERO8 Black into a production center with the easy-to-assemble multimedia accessory. Equipped with a large integrated directional microphone and a 3.5mm microphone port, you can connect your favorite external microphones. Use the HDMI output port to easily play content on your TV, and the two shoes to attach spotlights, microphones or LCD screens.

  • The integrated directional microphone offers totally clear audio and reduces ambient and air noise.
  • 2 shoes to attach your favorite lights, microphones or LCD screens.
  • The 3.5mm microphone port allows you to add an external microphone to improve audio quality.
  • HDMI output port to display or play the content.
  • Its exclusive and compact design allows additional portable elements to be added without complicating assembly.
  • Specially designed for use with the screen accessory and focus accessory for the HERO8 Black, it allows third-party accessories to be attached.

 

Display accessory

Frame the shot with the display accessory, the drop-down screen where you can see yourself in action. This compact accessory, perfect for vloggers, connects to your HERO8 Black using the multimedia accessory.

GoPro HERO8 Display Mod

  • The 2-inch drop-down screen makes it easy to record video blogs.
  • Built-in rechargeable battery and microHDMI connector.
  • Foldable design for easy storage and transport.
  • Compact and resistant with a discreet design.
  • To connect to the HERO8 Black, you will need the multimedia accessory.

Focus accessory

Light up your next adventure with a compact and powerful LED light. With the spotlight fixture, you can illuminate with a broad, soft and uniform light, in addition to capturing ultra-sharp content. The focus accessory is attached to the HERO8 Black via the multimedia accessory (sold separately), but you can also use it as a convenient independent focus with GoPro brackets.

GoPro HERO8 Light Mod

  • 4 brightness levels, up to 200 lumens, to capture the smallest detail with sharpness.
  • Resistant and submersible up to 10 m.
  • Built-in rechargeable battery with up to 6 hours duration.
  • Thanks to its compact design, you can use it as a complement to your HERO8 Black or as a separate focus with GoPro brackets.
  • It can be connected to the HERO8 Black using the multimedia accessory (sold separately).
  • Maximum brightness of up to 30 seconds with maximum mode.
  • Strobe mode for signals and visibility.

 

Focus Specifications:

  • Maximum mode: 200 lumens, 200 lux at 1 m
  • Level 3: 125 lumens, 120 lux at 1 m
  • Level 2: 60 lumens
  • Level 1: 20 lumens
  • Duration: 1 hour at level 3, 2 hours at level 2, 6 hours at level 11
  • Color temperature without diffuser: 5700K
  • IRC: 90

 

GoPro HERO8 Black Features:

Optimized design

The reinvented shape is much more compact, while the foldable adapters on the base allow you to change media quickly. A new side door allows you to change batteries even faster and the lens is twice as resistant to impacts.

Accessories of the HERO8 Black

Videologgers, professional filmmakers and emerging content creators can go beyond imaginable thanks to fast-charging accessories, such as lighting devices, microphones, LCD screens and much more. Just add the optional multimedia accessory so you can improve your captures.

HyperSmooth 2.0

Sharpness much more precise. Now, the HERO8 Black incorporates three levels of stabilization – On, High and Enhance – so you can choose the best option based on what you do with it. Get the widest possible point of view or empower it to get the most fluid video offered by a HERO camera. In addition, HyperSmooth that works with all resolutions and frame rates and incorporates alignment with the horizon in the application2.

TimeWarp 2.0

Capture super stabilized sequential videos while doing your activities. In addition, the TimeWarp automatically adjusts the speed based on movement, scene detection and lighting. You can even reduce the speed of the effect in real time, to enjoy interesting moments, and then touch to speed it up again.

Liveburst

Record moments 1.5 seconds before and after capturing your photos, so you can choose the best frame for a perfect photo or an amazing video to share.

SuperFoto and HDR

Capture great 12 MP photos with enhanced HDR, either with the camera in motion or still, and get impressive details and reduced distortion even in areas with low light.

Sequential Night Video

Capture amazing sequential videos at night in 4K, 2.7K 4: 3 and 1440p or 1080p, all processed in the camera.

Digital lenses

Framing your photos is as simple as touching a new type of digital lens. Now you can toggle between Narrow, Linear, Wide and SuperView.

Live streaming in 1080p

Share while you are still there. Stream live in 1080p on social networks, enjoy HyperSmooth stabilization while streaming through the GoPro application and save your content on the SD card to check it out later.

Voice control

Do everything without hands thanks to the 14 voice commands, such as “GoPro, take a picture”. Even if the camera is turned off, you can say “GoPro, turn on”. The HERO8 Black understands German, Chinese (Mandarin), Korean, Spanish (Spain and America), French, English (Australia, USA, India and United Kingdom), Italian, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian and Swedish.

Advanced wind noise reduction

Enjoy clearer and sharper sound quality with a new microphone location on the front and improved algorithms that actively filter wind noise.

RAW in all Photo modes

RAW mode provides the most flexibility and is now available for sequences and bursts of photos.

Default settings

The HERO8 Black brings preloaded default video settings recommended for standard captures, activities, kinematics and slow motion. You can even create custom default settings for quick access to your favorite settings.

Accesses on screen

Customize your screen so you can find the functions you use frequently faster.

Intuitive touch screen

If you have a smartphone, it will be very easy to use the HERO8. Three main capture modes that have a simplified configuration to facilitate navigation.

Touch zoom

Be part of the action. Frame photos and videos perfectly just by touching the screen.

Portrait orientation

Capture photos and videos in portrait orientation: perfect for Snapchat and Instagram stories.

Photo timer

Enter the photo. The photo timer facilitates the capture of selfies or group photos with the GoPro camera without anyone being left out of the image.

Short clips

Record 15 or 30 seconds of short videos, long enough to be able to share them.

Resistant and submersible

Share experiences you can’t capture with your phone. The HERO8 Black is resistant and submersible up to 10 m, and is ready for adventure.

Professional quality videos in 4K at 60 FPS and 1080p at 240 FPS

Awesome video resolution, incredible frame rate and super slow camera function combined with HyperSmooth stabilization to make the HERO8 Black our best camera yet.

8x slow motion

The ultra high frame rate for 1080p videos at 240 FPS, with HyperSmooth 2.0 stabilization, allows you to use the slow motion of up to 8x to relive epic moments in all their splendor.

100 Mbps bit rate

Record content with studio quality thanks to bit rate options of up to 100 Mbps. The results are amazing.

HEVC video format

Save space on your SD card. Use the High Efficiency Video Code (HEVC) to reduce the size of the files without losing image quality.

GPS and motion sensors

The GPS captures your location, height and speed. To share your exploits, add GPS performance tags to your videos in the GoPro application.

Face, smile, flicker and scene detection

The HERO8 Black detects your face, smile, blinks and more. The GoPro application uses those details to select the best photos and create amazing videos.

GoPro application

The application allows you to control your camera remotely, start or pause a recording and download multimedia content. In addition, you can edit one or several videos and share them, all from your phone.

Automatic cloud backup with GoPro PLUS

Download photos and videos automatically from the HERO8 Black to the cloud. GoPro PLUS even allows you to upload content from your mobile device for convenience.

Quick Charge Ready

Continue the adventure in a short time. The optional Supercharger power adapter recharges your battery up to 38% faster.

Compatible with GoPro stands and accessories

Use it. Mount it Love her. With more than 45 compatible media and accessories7, including accessories to customize your HERO8 Black, you can capture incredible new perspectives.

GoPro MAX Features:

Traditional GoPro capture and 360 ° capture
Unleash your creativity. With MAX, you can capture photos and videos in the traditional HERO style or 360 ° surround content.

Max HyperSmooth

MAX can offer hyper-stabilized images thanks to the use of 180 ° content.

Alignment with the horizon

In the HERO mode, the revolutionary alignment with the horizon offers you that fluid cinematic aspect whether you are skidding, circling in the air or chasing your children.

PowerPano

Panoramic photos without moving the camera. Take incredible 270 ° photos without distortion and without having to move the camera along the horizon. Get also moving shots and epic selfies.

Advanced stereo and 360° audio

The six microphones capture realistic 360 ° audio and offer the best stereo sound ever offered by a GoPro.

Directional audio

Directional audio in HERO mode allows you to prioritize the sound on either side of the camera, regardless of the lens you are using. It is perfect for recording videoblogs.

Digital lenses

Choose between four digital lenses in HERO mode to get the perfect shot. Capture videos and photos in FOV Narrow, Linear, Wide and Max SuperView, our widest field of vision to date.

Max TimeWarp

Capture fully stabilized sequential videos while still moving. In HERO mode, TimeWarp automatically adjusts speed based on motion, scene detection and lighting. You can even slow down the effect until you see it in real time to enjoy the best moments of the video and touch to speed it up again.

Intuitive touch screen

Enjoy simple operation. Thanks to the touch screen, camera control is very simple. In HERO mode, you can also frame your shots, play content and make selfies.

1080p live streaming

Record in HERO mode and share it live. Stream live in 1080p through your social networks, enjoy Max HyperSmooth stabilization while sharing your content with the GoPro application and save it on your SD card to check it out later.

Voice control

Ask for that mouth. Easily control your MAX with the help of 13 voice commands such as “GoPro, record video” or “GoPro, take a picture”. MAX understands German, Chinese (Mandarin), Korean, Spanish (Spain and America), French, English (Australia, USA, India and United Kingdom), Italian, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian and Swedish.

Images combined in the camera

Thanks to the combination of images on the camera, it is super easy to download and edit content in 360 ° in the GoPro application.

Redefinition and the GoPro application

Use the application to easily convert your 360 ° content into traditional videos and photos that you can play, edit or share.

Compact design

Thanks to its compact and lightweight design, you can go wherever you want and capture everything without the need for a case.

Shortcuts on screen

Customize your screen to quickly access the features you use most.

Vertical orientation

Capture photos and videos in portrait orientation, ideal for your Instagram and Snapchat stories.

Photo timer

Do not stay out. A photo timer allows you to take a GoPro selfie or take a group photo without anyone being left out.

Short clips

Record video clips of 15 or 30 seconds, the ideal duration for sharing.

Resistant and submersible

MAX is resistant and submersible up to 5 m. And if you want to go to the bag, you can wear the included protective lenses.

HEVC video format

Save space on the SD card. Use high efficiency video encoding (HEVC) to reduce the size of files without losing image quality.

GPS and motion sensors

The GPS records location, altitude and speed. To share your greatest achievements, add GPS performance tags to your videos from the GoPro application.

Scene detection

In HERO mode, MAX knows if you are in the snow, on the beach, underwater and much more. This helps the GoPro application choose the best shots and convert them into stunning videos.

Automatic cloud backup with GoPro PLUS

Download videos and photos from your MAX to the cloud automatically. GoPro PLUS allows you to upload content from your mobile to enjoy the greatest comfort, wherever you are.

Quick Charge Compatible

Get back to the load right away. The optional Supercharger power adapter recharges your battery up to 38% faster.

Compatible with GoPro stands and accessories

Put it on Mount it Love her. You have more than 35 compatible media and accessories to capture your story.

Prices

The GoPro HERO8 Black will be available for € 429.99 (VAT Included), while the GoPro MAX will be available for € 529.99 (VAT Included). Although they are not yet available, they can be booked as of today, at our authorized dealers (see where to buy).