Most advanced GoPro ever. Introducing HERO4 Black, the most advanced GoPro ever. Featuring improved image quality and a 2x more powerful processor with 2x faster video frame rates,1 HERO4 Black takes Emmy® Award-winning GoPro performance to a whole new level. Incredible high-resolution 4K30 and 2.7K50 video and high frame rate 1080p120 video enable stunning, immersive footage of you and your world. New Protune™ settings for both photos and video unlock manual control of Color, ISO Limit, Exposure and more. Waterproof to 131’ (40m) with 12MP photos at a blistering 30 frames per second and improved audio,1 HERO4 Black is the ultimate life-capture solution. 2x the performance. With a 2x more powerful processor, 2x faster video frame rates and even better image quality than its best-selling predecessor, HERO4 Black delivers footage that’s sharper, richer and more detailed.1 Combined with powerful new features and technologies—and improvements to audio, usability, wireless connectivity and more—HERO4 Black is the most advanced, highest-performing GoPro ever. 4K30. 4x the resolution of 1080p. 4K30, 2.7K50, 1080p120—HERO4 Black is the first camera of its kind to feature ultra high-resolution, high frame rate video as powerful as this. Once the exclusive domain of large, costly cameras, HERO4 Black delivers truly professional video quality in a tiny package. Stunning clarity. Liquid-smooth slow-motion playback. Cinema-quality capture. HERO4 Black brings it all. Fast, powerful photo capture. With 12MP Burst photos at a blistering 30 frames per second, HERO4 Black helps you capture the moments you don’t want to miss. Capture single photos, or choose Time Lapse mode to shoot photos automatically at set time intervals from 0.5 to 60 seconds—great for gear-mounted shots when the shutter button is out of reach. New settings for after dark. Capture the night sky in a whole new way. New Night Photo and Night Lapse modes offer customizable exposure settings of up to 30 seconds for single and Time Lapse photos. Whether you’re shooting the Milky Way or a campfire hangout, Night Photo and Night Lapse allow you to you capture ultra low-light scenes like never before. Control, view and share with built-in Wi-Fi + Bluetooth. HERO4 Black features built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®, allowing you to connect to the GoPro App, Smart Remote2 and more. The GoPro App transforms your phone or tablet into a live video remote for your camera, offering full control of all functions and settings, easy shot preview and playback, plus sharing via text, email, Facebook and more. The Smart Remote allows you to control multiple GoPro cameras from distances of up to 600’ (180m). HiLight Tag your best moments. HiLight Tag, a new HERO4 feature, enables you to mark key moments while recording so you can quickly locate your best clips later for convenient playback, editing or sharing using the GoPro App or GoPro Studio. Just press the dedicated button on the camera or Smart Remote,2 or use the GoPro App to tag your highlights. World’s most immersive video. HERO4 Black features SuperView™, a GoPro-exclusive video mode that captures the world’s most immersive wide-angle perspective. It allows you to capture more of yourself and your surroundings in the shot—resulting in captivating, ultra engaging footage of every adventure. Auto Low Light mode. Let the camera do the thinking for you. Auto Low Light mode intelligently changes frame rates based on lighting conditions for optimal low-light performance, enabling you to move between bright and dark environments without having to adjust your camera settings. QuikCapture convenience. Be ready to capture the moment at a moment’s notice with new QuikCapture mode. It turns your GoPro into a one-button camera, allowing you to power on and start recording automatically with the press of a single button. Press once to record video, press and hold for two seconds to capture Time Lapse photos. Never worry again about missing an epic shot. Professional audio performance. Featuring a powerful new audio system, HERO4 Black captures clean, high fidelity sound. Its cutting-edge microphone delivers nearly 2x the dynamic range, while a best-in-class audio algorithm ensures your recordings sound smoother and more natural than ever.1 Plus, with its new, integrated ADC (analog-to-digital converter), HERO4 Black is compatible with a wider variety of professional low-sensitivity external mics3 for immersive stereo audio capture and enhanced performance, whether recording voices, an acoustic jam session or a live show. See compatible external mics > Protune™, now for photo + video. Protune unlocks the camera’s full potential, delivering minimally compressed, cinema-caliber video optimized for professional productions, and advanced manual controls for photos and video. Flex your creativity with customizable settings for Color, ISO Limit, White Balance, Sharpness and Exposure—and enjoy the greatest degree of manual control available in a GoPro camera. Improved camera control. HERO4 Black features a new dedicated button that allows you to quickly access and adjust camera settings. Simplified menus make navigating settings more intuitive than ever.1 GoPro App + software. Expand your GoPro experience with the free GoPro App and GoPro Studio software. The GoPro App allows you to control your camera remotely using your phone or tablet, view and share
HERO4 Black Camera
Standard Housing 131’(40m)
Curved Adhesive Mount
Flat Adhesive Mount
Quick Release Buckles
3-Way Pivot Arm (Mounting Hardware)
Camera: 88g (3.1oz)
Camera with housing: 152g (5.4oz)
4K 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide 3840x2160
4K SuperView 24 Ultra Wide 3840x2160
2.7K 50, 48, 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide, Medium 2704x1520
2.7K SuperView 30, 25 Ultra Wide 2704x1520
2.7K 4:3 30, 25 Ultra Wide 2704x2028
1440p 80, 60, 50, 48, 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide 1920x1440
1080p 120, 90, 60, 50, 48, 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide, Medium,1
1080p SuperView 80, 60, 50, 48, 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide 1920x1080
960p 120, 60, 50 Ultra Wide 1280x960
720p 120, 60, 50, 30 , 25 Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow 1280x720
720p SuperView 120, 60, 50 Ultra Wide 1280x720
WVGA 240 Ultra Wide 848x480
1 Medium FOV is not available for 1080p120 and 1080p90.
H.264 codec, .mp4 file format
Video + Photo
Record video and capture Time Lapse photos at the same time. Available intervals are 5, 10, 30 and 60 seconds.
Video Frames per Second (fps)
1440p 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide, Medium
1080p 30, 25, 24 Ultra Wide, Medium, Narrow
720p 60, 50, 30, 25 Ultra Wide2, Medium, Narrow
2Ultra Wide is not available for 60 fps.
Record a continuous video loop that overwrites itself until you press the shutter button to stop it and save.
Advanced Video Capture Settings
SuperView video mode captures the world's most immersive wide-angle perspective. It allows you to capture more of yourself and your surroundings in the shot, and it provides full widescreen playback.
4K SuperView 3840 x 2160
2.7K SuperView 2704 x 1520
1080p SuperView 1920 x 1080
720p SuperView 1280 x 720
Auto Low Light
Auto Low Light mode automatically adjusts frame rates according to lighting conditions for enhanced low-light performance. Frame rates are adjusted in medium- and low-light conditions. Playback occurs at the selected resolution and frame rate.
Field of View (FOV)
12MP (Default) Wide 4000 x 3000
7MP Wide, Medium 3000 x 2250
5MP Medium 2560 x 1920
Continuous Photo (up to 30 seconds)
Hold down the shutter button to continuously capture a series of photos until shutter button is released.