Can I use my GoPro in the ocean?
Yes. All of the Session models are waterproof out of the box without the need for an external housing. They’re rated down to 33 feet (10 meters). In fact, the HERO4 Session was the first GoPro to be waterproof without an external housing.
Which GoPro is best for underwater?
If you decide that you absolutely need 4K recording underwater, then either the GoPro Hero 7 or 8 is camera for you. They offer 4K in both 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. For underwater use I would recommend using the 4K at 60 fps with an aspect ratio of 16:9 and hypersmooth image stabilization.
What is a good underwater camera for snorkeling?
Best Underwater Camera for Snorkeling
- SeaLife Micro 3.0 Camera.
- SeaLife RM-4K Ultra Compact Camera.
- Canon G7X Mark III.
- Sony RX100 VA, and VII.
- Kraken Sports KRH04 Universal Smart Phone Housing.
- SeaLife SportDiver Housing.
- Nautismart Smart Phone Housing.
How long can a GoPro stay underwater?
Standard with every GoPro camera, the waterproof housing can withstand depths of up to 131 feet (40 meters). You can leave the housing on the camera when you’re using it for non-water-based fun.
Can GoPro 9 go underwater?
GoPro Hero 9 Black
Like the 7, the Hero 9 is waterproof down to 33 feet on its own and has a protective underwater housing capable of going much deeper.
Can GoPro go underwater without case?
Yes, so long as all camera doors are properly closed, the HERO9 Black is waterproof down to 10m (33ft) without housing.
How deep can the GoPro 9 go?
It protects from dirt and flying debris, and it’s waterproof down to 196ft (60m) for deep-water diving.
Can GoPro hero 8 go in salt water?
As long as you ensure that the door is closed properly and the gasket is clean, the camera is very much waterproof. I use mine several times a week surfing in the ocean.