GoPro Frequently Asked Questions

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GoPro Frequently Asked Questions – Overview

GoPro action cameras have specifically been recommended for action and sports photography by almost every professional photographer around.

Still, you may come across several issues or questions regarding their usage and handling on your way through.

So, just in case you have recently started shooting with your GoPro action cam, the following list of FAQs will help you during the same process.

Q1.How to use GoPro Studio?

A.GoPro Studio is free editing software available for download on the GoPro website a few months back. Well, the software has now been discontinued by GoPro officials for unknown reasons.

Still, other editing software available in the market can help you edit your GoPro videos equally.

Q2. How long does the GoPro Hero 7 black battery last?

A. The GoPro Hero 7 battery lasts for around 1.5-2 hours if used with the specific settings. The continual video shooting in 1080p at 60fps can make its battery last for that long duration. However, you need to ensure that no other feature of the setting is ON during this period.

Q3. What is the use of the GoPro remote?

A. The GoPro remote lets you control the GoPro camera shutter while using the Wi-Fi feature. It makes you manage and adjust all the settings and features from a distance and further saves you a lot of time and effort.

On the other side, using a GoPro helps you increase the GoPro action camera’s efficiency.

Q4. How to use the GoPro suction cup?

A. GoPro suction cups are used to mount the GoPro action camera to the dashboard of cars, boats, and even helmets. You have to attach the suction cup with the mount and press it firmly to let it attach to the surface.

Once you start pressing it, the air bubbles inside the suction cup will come out and the suction cup gets attached to the surface while creating a vacuum within.

Q5.How to Livestream with GoPro?

A.If you want to Livestream with your GoPro camera, follow the steps mentioned below:

  • Tap on the GoPro app on your smartphone or any other device and opt for the camera icon placed at the screen’s bottom-left corner.
  • Select the CONTROL YOUR GOPRO option signified by a blue-colored button right at the middle of the screen.
  • You will find random options in the same menu. Scroll down to select LIVE
  • Now the same icon will turn into a Blue button prompting SETUP LIVE
  • Tap on the same option and you can start live streaming with your GoPro camera

Q6. How long does a GoPro Hero 4 battery last?

A. GoPro Hero 4 isn’t that efficient when it comes to battery life. Even after you select the video modes that consume minimal power, the maximum time you can expect its battery to last is below two hours.

Moreover, if you use it at your convenience, the battery will hardly last for around an hour with normal usage.

Q7. How to use the Karma grip?

A. Using Karma grip with a GoPro action camera is quite simple and easy. You have to remove the side door of the Gopro and slide the camera to the Karma grip casing on the top. Once done, you have to lock the casing firmly.#

The GoPro cam is now attached to the Karma grip and you can control the device while using the following options :

Power/Mode button: Used for Powering on and off the device and changing modes

Tilt Lock button: Adjusting the tilt angle of the camera and checking the battery status

Shutter button: Starting and stopping the video recording process

HiLight Tag button: Adding HiLight Tag to the video.

Q8. How much is a GoPro camera?

A. You can check its price at GoPro’s official site or buy it directly from an online store like

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Bottomline for FAQs regarding how to use GoPro camera

Hope most of your questions and doubts regarding the usage and handling of the GoPro camera are cleared by now.

Well, you can also leave your feedback or any other questions regarding GoPro cameras in the comments section and we will try our best to answer those.

Moreover, keep checking this space for some more cool updates and how-to tutorials related to your favorite GoPro action cam.

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