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GoPro releases Mac app to use Hero 8 Black camera as a webcam

By Cookie Monster - on 10 Jul 2020, 10:40am

GoPro releases Mac app to use Hero 8 Black camera as a webcam

Image source: GoPro.

If you have a GoPro Hero 8 Black and a Mac device, you can use the action camera as a webcam. 

GoPro just announced its Hero 8 Black can now double as a 1080p wide-angle webcam with a beta-release of a new firmware and the new GoPro Webcam desktop utility. The GoPro Webcam desktop utility is currently only available for macOS users. A Windows version is still in development. 

The Hero 8 Black and GoPro Webcam desktop utility are compatible with Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, Discord and BlueJeans. When accessed via Google Chrome browser on macOS, Webex, Skype, Facebook Rooms, Facebook Messenger and Slack are also supported. 

Source: GoPro