Question: Do you need WiFi to connect to GoPro?

The GoPro app uses both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to connect to the GoPro camera, however, both technologies are used in different contexts. Wi-Fi is still used for connect and control, preview, etc. Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) is used for initial set-up and staying connected with camera.

Can you connect to a GoPro without Wi-Fi?

@hardystorm65175 – You don’t need an external Internet connection in order to connect the camera to the GoPro app. The camera itself creates its own wifi signal that your phone can pair to so your phone can communicate with your camera.

Can GoPro connect via Bluetooth?

From the home page, tap the icon in the top left corner. Tap on Add A Camera. … Select Continue to allow the App to begin searching for the camera. Tap Pair to connect via Bluetooth.

Why won t my GoPro connect to my phone?

Go to Settings > Bluetooth > Tap the gear icon next to your GoPro to enter Bluetooth Settings > tap “Forget”. Bluetooth is now reset for that camera on your Android device.> Go to Settings > Bluetooth > Select the circle with the “i” in it next to your GoPro and then select “Forget this device”.

How do you connect your GoPro to Wi-Fi?

Open GoPro Quik: From the home page, tap the icon in the top left corner. Tap on “Add A Camera” (iOS), “Camera” (Android) Tap “HERO3+ / 3 / 2.”



Go back to GoPro Quik:

  1. Tap “Pair” to connect via Bluetooth. …
  2. Then tap “Join” to connect to the Wi-Fi on your camera.
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Does GoPro use Wi-Fi or Bluetooth?

Re: Ditch the Wifi



The GoPro app uses both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to connect to the GoPro camera, however, both technologies are used in different contexts. Wi-Fi is still used for connect and control, preview, etc. Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) is used for initial set-up and staying connected with camera.

Can you use GoPro without app?

Re: Can I use gopro hero 8 without installing the app on the phone ? Yes, you can.

Can a GoPro connect to your phone?

Depending on the model of GoPro you have, you want to select either Pair or Connection to pair it through Quik. … On your Android device, open the Quik app. Find your GoPro device on the app and tap it to pair the two together. You’re prompted to enter the code that appears on your GoPro’s screen.

Wireless connection