The GoPro HERO5 has two buttons, one for shutter, and the other for mode. But it also has a touch screen monitor that provides intuitive access to camera functions, preview, and adjustments. You can also control the camera from a distance using the Capture app. The Session also has two buttons, shutter and a menu button.
Controlling the HERO4The GoPro HERO4 has three buttons:
- Power/Mode: This button acts as both a power button and a means of cycling through camera modes and menus.
- Shutter/Select: Press this button to start and stop video recordings, take photos, and toggle among menu settings.
- Wi-Fi: To turn the camera's Wi-Fi signal on or off, hold this button for three seconds. This button also allows you to enter the Settings menu, connect to the remote, or connect to smartphones and tablets via the Capture app.
Turning the camera off
Powering down your GoPro requires you to hold the Mode button for a few seconds. Whatever you captured will be saved before the camera powers off.