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Triple Charger for GoPro Hero 6 and Hero 5 Black

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In this video review we are taking a closer look at the Telesin triple charge for the GoPro Hero 6 Black and The GoPro Hero 5 Black. Because both cameras use the exact same battery it works for both cameras. The Telesin triple charger has a very small form factor with a snap lid, this makes it ideal for portability and charging your GoPro batteries while on the go. The lid keeps all batteries securely in place and allows you to plug the charger into a power bank and charge your batteries while hiking and do other activities. The charging input is a USB-C connection, this allows you to use the USB-C cable that comes with your GoPro as there is no cable included in the package which I do find kind of strange.

As for the build quality it feels to be made of a cheap plastic, however it feels durable and should hold up to daily use. There are 3 chambers inside all with a corresponding LED lights on the front of the unit. When charging the LED are illuminated red and change to green one at a time as each battery is fully charged. It is priced very reasonable and come as just a stand alone charger or as a kit that contains 2 spare Hero 5/6 Black batteries.

Telesin Triple Charger (USA) http://amzn.to/2BydLyw
Telesin Triple Charger (CAN) http://amzn.to/2CE6yMF

Telesin Triple Charger with Batteries(USA) http://amzn.to/2AZ5Mco
Telesin Triple Charger with Batteries(CAN) http://amzn.to/2BecoYS

 


Some photos of the Telesin triple charger.

 

Telesin triple charger packaging.

 

Telesin triple charger.

Here is a size comparison of the Telesin triple charger compared to the GoPro Dual charger. A smaller footprint but can charge a 3rd battery.

 

There are 3 charging chambers inside with a snap lid to hold batteries securely in place while charging.

 

LED lights on the front signify when charging is complete.

 

Telesin Triple Charger (USA) http://amzn.to/2BydLyw
Telesin Triple Charger (CAN) http://amzn.to/2CE6yMF

Telesin Triple Charger with Batteries(USA) http://amzn.to/2AZ5Mco
Telesin Triple Charger with Batteries(CAN) http://amzn.to/2BecoYS

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The Complete Beginners Guide for the GoPro Hero (2018) | How To Get Started

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If you are a brand new owner of the new GoPro Hero 2018 or plan on getting one soon. Perhaps this is your very first GoPro and you are finding yourself a little overwhelmed on how to get started as GoPro includes very little documentation in the box. I have put together this very detail beginners guide for the GoPro Hero 2018 to help those who are new to get up and running quickly. This easy to follow beginners guide will help you understand the menu system and the different shooting modes. The new Hero 2018 is a great camera for beginners as it has a simplified menu with basic shooting modes. Watch our beginners guide for the new GoPro Hero (2018) on our YouTube Channel or below in our embedded video.

Our GoPro Hero Beginners Guide covers the following topics:

  • Unpacking the camera.
  • Installing the battery and memory card.
  • How to charge your GoPro Hero 2018.
  • Understanding the mounting system for GoPro’s.
  • Powering on for the first time and initial setup.
  • A look at the menu system and various shooting modes.
  • Basic settings for shooting video.
  • How to record video.
  • How to take pictures.
  • How to shoot bursts.
  • How to record a time-Lapse.
  • How to use the GoPro voice commands.
  • How to use quick capture.
  • GoPro gear for beginners.

Best Memory Card for the new GoPro Hero 2018

There are many types and sizes of memory cards on the market that will work with the new GoPro Hero 2018 but to keep things simple I recommend the Lexar 633x it is a great memory card at a decent price and I have always had good luck with them.  You can choose how much storage you would like the most common is 32 GB or 64 GB. This determines how many photos and videos can be stored on the camera.

Lexar 32 GB Memory Card (USA) https://amzn.to/2HClpuq
Lexar 32 GB Memory Card (CAN) https://amzn.to/2JL8PK8

Lexar 64 GB Memory Card (USA) https://amzn.to/2vgdSiD
Lexar 64 GB Memory Card (CAN) https://amzn.to/2HBPLxr

If you are a first time GoPro owner I have put together a list of GoPro gear that I think every first time GoPro owner should have in their camera kit.

GoPro Hero 2018 (USA) https://amzn.to/2vdi3vz
GoPro Hero 2018 (CAN) https://amzn.to/2qyoF1U

GoPro Camera Case (USA) https://amzn.to/2ENLeVq
GoPro Camera Case (CAN) https://amzn.to/2IZ0DVF

GoPro Shorty (USA) https://amzn.to/2EN5NRW
GoPro Shorty (CAN) https://amzn.to/2vlGd7k

GoPro Floating Handle (USA) https://amzn.to/2JKQHQI
GoPro Floating Handle (CAN) https://amzn.to/2qztiZP

GoPro Dual Charger (USA) https://amzn.to/2GXeXkG
GoPro Dual Charger (CAN) https://amzn.to/2vj8dbD

Manfrotto Extension Pole (USA) https://amzn.to/2HAPfQ6
Manfrotto Extension Pole (CAN) https://amzn.to/2HAhFd8

RAVPower Power Bank (USA) https://amzn.to/2qBbmxJ
RAVPower Power Bank (CAN) https://amzn.to/2qz3A7B

GoPro Handlebar Mount (USA) https://amzn.to/2JNNvne
GoPro Handlebar Mount (CAN) https://amzn.to/2vga8xB

Don’t hesitate to ask question via any of my social media channels or right here on my blog!

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Must Have $10 Upgrade For Your GoPro

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If you own a GoPro this is a very inexpensive must have upgrade that everyone needs. One annoyance that I have had with my GoPro is having to remove it from the frame every time I want to charge it or plug in a microphone. With this 3rd party GoPro frame you can open and remove the charging door on your GoPro without having to remove it from the frame, saving a lot of time and aggravation. This frame also seems to be a better build quality than the stock frames, it has a nice rubberized coating. This is such a simple little fix, I wonder why GoPro has not implemented it yet on their official frames. Because they all have the same form factor this 3rd party frame is compatible with the Hero 5 Black, Hero 6 Black and the new GoPro Hero (2018).

GoPro Upgraded Frame: https://amzn.to/2EI58kP

 


This 3rd Party frame allows easy access to the GoPro charging door.

 

You can see the difference in the cutout. Stock GoPro frame on the right and 3rd party frame on the left.

 

Charging door can easily be opened and removed without having to remove the camera from the frame.

 

Allows you to easily charge your GoPro or plug in a microphone.

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