• Small and light, with easy one-button control and rugged, waterproof design. HERO Session is perfect as a second GoPro camera, or for the first-time GoPro user who wants the simplest, grab-and-go capture experience.
  • Smallest, lightest GoPro yet. Convenient, simple and compact, HERO Session is the perfect grab-and-go, everyday GoPro camera for everywhere your life takes you.
  • Easy one-button control. A single button powers on the camera and starts recording video or time lapse photos automatically.
  • Rugged + waterproof. Get it wet. Waterproof to 33' (10m), HERO Session is our first camera designed to eliminate the need for a separate housing.
  • Mount upside down, capture right-side up. HERO Session knows what’s up. When mounted upside down, HERO Session will automatically capture video and photos right-side up.
  • Our lowest-profile mounting options. Tuck it in, low and tight. The small size of the HERO Session is compatible with all GoPro mounts to give you our most compact mounting options. Wear it. Mount it. Love it.™
  • Intelligent battery usage. HERO Session maximizes battery life by only using power when the camera is recording. When you stop recording, it powers off. This means you can count on HERO Session to capture a full day of photos and video clips or record up to 2 hours continuously on a full charge.
  • Stunning video quality. High-resolution 1440p30, 1080p60, and 720p100 delivers sharp, professional video. Record at higher frame rates of 60 or 100 frames per second for unbelievably smooth slo-mo playback.
  • Powerful photo capture. Nail the shot with a variety of photo modes. Capture 8MP single photos, or set Time Lapse at intervals from 0.5 to 60 seconds. HERO Session can also be set to deliver a burst of photos up to 10 frames per second.
  • Dual mic system. HERO Session has one mic on the front of the camera and one on the back. They work together to automatically sense, then filter out wind and noise. You'll sense the difference too.
  • World’s most immersive video. HERO Session features SuperView™, a GoPro-exclusive video mode that captures the world’s most immersive wide-angle field of view. Capture more of yourself and your surroundings in the shot to create captivating, ultra engaging footage of every adventure.
  • Auto Low Light mode. Let the camera do the thinking. When you move between bright and dark environments, the camera makes sure you get the best exposure by intelligently changing the video frame rate based on the available light.
  • Easily adjust modes + settings. Easily adjust video, single and burst photo settings on the camera3 using the info/wireless button on the back and the start/stop button on the top. You can also change all modes and settings wirelessly with the Smart Remote4 or GoPro App.
  • HiLight Tag your best moments. Mark key moments while recording so you can quickly locate them later for easy playback, editing or sharing. Just press the Info/Wireless button on the camera or Smart Remote,4 or tag your highlights using the GoPro App.
  • Protune™ for video. Protune unlocks the camera’s full potential, delivering minimally compressed, cinema-caliber video optimized for professional productions and advanced manual controls. 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.
  • Control, view and share with Wi-Fi + Bluetooth®. Connect with the GoPro App to control the camera remotely via your phone or tablet. View the content you’ve captured, share your favorite shots on Instagram, Twitter and more. Wireless control through the Smart Remote4 lets you connect to and control multiple GoPro cameras from distances of up to 600’ (182m).
  • Offload. Edit. Enjoy. The GoPro App for desktop is the easiest way to offload and enjoy your GoPro photos and video, make quick edits and share your favorite shots. 


74g (2.6oz)


38mm height, 38mm width, 36.4mm depth

Video Modes

Video ResolutionFrames per Second (fps)Field of View 
Screen Resolution
1440p30, 25Ultra Wide1920 x 1440
1080p60, 50, 30, 25Ultra Wide, Medium1920 x 1080
1080p SuperView48, 30, 25Ultra Wide1920 x 1080
960p60, 50, 30, 25Ultra Wide1280 x 960
720p100, 60, 50, 30, 25Ultra Wide, Medium1280 x 720
720p SuperView60, 50, 30, 25Ultra Wide1280 x 720
WVGA120, 100Ultra Wide848 x 480


Records a continuous video loop that overwrites itself until you press the shutter button to stop it and save.


SuperView captures a tall perspective (4:3), which allows you to capture more of yourself and your surroundings in the shot. The content is then dynamically stretched to a wide perspective (16:9) for full, immersive widescreen playback. 

Video Format

H.264 codec, .mp4 file format

Auto Low Light

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.

Photo Resolutions

ResolutionField of View (FOV)Screen Resolution
8MP (Default)Wide3264 x 2448
5MPMedium2720 x 2040

Battery and Charging

  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Rated at 1000mAh, 3.8V, 3.23Wh
  • Integrated with camera

Battery Life

The chart below indicates the approximate continuous recording time (hr:min) you can expect when shooting in various video modes using a fully charged battery.

With Wi-Fi Off
With Wi-Fi On + Using Wi-Fi RemoteWith Wi-Fi On + Using GoPro App
Video ModeEstimated TimeEstimated TimeEstimated Time
1440p30 fps1:551:451:35
1080p60 fps1:451:351:30
1080p48 fps1:501:401:30
1080p30 fps2:052:001:45
720p100 fps1:501:451:35

  • HERO camera Session
  • Standard Frame (HERO Session)
  • Curved adhesive mount
  • Flat adhesive mount
  • Micro USB cable

GoPro Hero Session

  • 220.00€