Released in November 2012, the GoPro Hero3 is a Wi-Fi capable, 4K resolution digital camcorder.

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How can I add a heatsink to the hero3 black?

The hero3 (black in particular) has a lot of problems over the hero2 related to heat, perhaps because they got rid of the heat sink to make it smaller. It would be so cool to see a custom heat sink for this device!

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It doesn't look like there's any room at all to add a heat sink, but you might be able to use a better thermal compound on the processor. We don't have any information on what GoPro uses in the factory, but chances are there's something better and more expensive out there.

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It looks like there's no reasonable improvement regarding the thermal compound either. Thanks for the answer!

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