GoPro’s New API Allows You To Integrate HERO9 Black

GoPro announced on Tuesday (22) Open gopro, an open API that allows you to integrate the HERO9 Black camera with other systems and devices. With the technology, professionals can access the following action cam features: wireless connectivity, command and control, camera status, content preview, rating and SD card media transfer.

Code samples are available for Python, C, Swift, and BASH. The content is now available for free on GitHub. The company points out that other brands Open . already using gopro, including Amazfit, Centurion Boats, Orqa, Pixellot and Sena.

For example, Amazfit used the novelty to de GoPro camera with their smart watches. For example, users can use a branded smart wristband to remotely control the HERO9 Black.


Open GoPro goes public with the camera firmware v1.6 update, which is available through the Quik app or on the website. Updates include more speed and consistency for turning the camera on and off, more touch screen sensitivity in menus, and more reliable remote control use.

To update HERO9 Black’s firmware, simply pair the camera with the Quik app. More information about Open GoPro on The Inside Line’s website or blog.

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