Q: Do the Brave 7 accessories work on Brave 8?
Yes. But you need to use either a complete set of Brave 7 accessories or a complete set of Brave 8 accessories. You can’t mix Brave 7 and Brave 8 accessories because of the different bolt connections.
Q: Can Brave 8 be submerged in salt water? Can it be used for underwater photography in the ocean?
Yes. Brave 8 is waterproof to 33ft without the case and to 196ft with the case.
Q: How long can Brave 8 record videos?
Each battery can record 90 minutes or longer with 4K.
Q: Does Brave 8 have an upside-down function/auto rotate?
Yes. Brave 8 has a G-sensor. After enablement, it will rotate and pull down automatically. Go to preferences→gyroscope.
Q: What's the maximum micro-SD card size compatible with this camera?
The maximum storage is 512GB. It requires a U3 micro-SD card or higher, otherwise, the low card speed will affect normal use.
Q: Does the Brave 8 come with a waterproof case?
A waterproof case is not included and sold separately.
Q: Is this action camera screen touchable?
The rear screen is a 2-inch touchable color screen and the front screen is 1.22-inch color screen.
Q: The camera gets very hot.
Getting hot is normal. The heat mainly comes from lens cover and grid. Please do not touch these two places. Also, you can use Brave 8 with a selfie stick (sold separately) to avoiding touching it.
Q: The wind noise is too loud when recording.
Brave 8 has an upgraded voice system with stereo and human voice enhanced. It is recommended to enable human voice enhanced when recording a vlog. Swipe up→video setting→HM (human voice mode). Also, you can purchase an AKASO B8 sponge wind cover (launch date is pending) to use as a set.
Q: Why is the camera locked?
There are 3 chances to skip to pair. It will remind you to activate in APP but you can click “skip” to ignore. (Note: please activate within 3 times skipping; otherwise, the camera will lock). If the camera is locked, please download the AKASO app and pair.