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GoPro Hero 8 connect to iOS or Android phone failed, how to fix it?

GoPro Hero 8 connect to iOS or Android phone failed, how to fix it?

By  Adan Flannigan 2019-10-18 4352 0

Recently, iPhone users have not been able to connect to GoPro cameras. The pairing code provided during the pairing process is correct, but there has been a problem of "try again" that prevents the camera from being successfully connected. It might be the incompatibility of instanbilit of the latest system iOS 13.2 or Android 10 and GoPro APP in the iPhone connection process.

How to connect GoPro Hero 8 to iOS and Android phones 

How to connect GoPro Hero 8 to iOS and Android phones?

Step 1: Download and install the GoPro APP.

Step 2: Turn on GoPro Hero and mobile phone Wi-Fi.

Step 3: Open the GoPro App and create account.

How to connect GoPro Hero 8 to iOS and Android phones​ 

Step 4: Tap on the GoPro camera icon along the lower left corner in the APP home page.

Step 5: Tap on the "+" icon in the top right corner.

Step 6: Tap on "HERO8".

Step 7:Hold on your GoPro Hero 8, and swipe down from the top of the screen.

Step 8: Tap PREFERENCES then CONNECTIONS.

Step 9: Tap Connect Device then GoPro App. 

Step 10: Go back to the GoPro App, and tap “Connect Camera"

Step 11: Name the camera and tap"Let’s Go"

After successfully pairing with Bluetooth you will see a live preview and are all set!

What if connection is failed? How to do? Try the follow ways.

How to fix GoPro Hero 8 connection issues?

Turn off GoPro Hero 8 and iOS or Android phone Wi-Fi, and connect again

   Step 1: Swipe down on the back display of your GoPro and tap Preferences and then Connections

   Step 2: Scroll down an tap Reset Connections and confirm by tapping Reset.

   Step 3: Delete the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi entries in your device’s setting, and repair to your GoPro according to the above steps

 Try to ignore the GoPro Hero 8 WiFi and then restart the connection.

Make sure you are connected to the camera's Wi-Fi network.

Relaunch the GoPro App

If you continue to get this error message, please try toggling Airplane mode ON, wait ~10 seconds then turn airplane mode OFF.


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