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GoPro Battery BacPac

B&H # GOBBP Mfr # ABPAK-001
No Longer Available
Product Highlights
  • For 1080p HD HERO Cameras
  • Charger / Power Supply
  • Extends Record Times Up to 2x

GoPro's Battery BacPac is a great dual-function device for improving the functionality of your 1080p HD HERO camera. Able to charge your spare batteries via a USB power source, it also works as a second power supply to give you nearly twice the amount of recording time. With the included backdoors the unit fits into the HD HERO or wrist housing, making it ideal for the kinds of extended shoots required for endurance motorsports and time-lapse photography.

Attaches to the back of the 1080p HD HERO camera, allowing for up to 2x extended record times.
Plugs into any USB charging source to charge your spare HD HERO batteries. Charges 960p and 1080p HD HERO camera batteries.
Built-in LED lights indicate battery power status.
GoPro Battery BacPac
  • Li-Ion Battery
  • Waterproof Door
  • Skeleton Door
  • USB Cable
  • 1 Year Warranty
  • REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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    GoProBattery BacPac
     
    4.7

    (based on 34 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (26)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (7)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    97%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to set up (24)
    • Lightweight (20)
    • Rugged (15)
    • Stable (14)
    • Flexible (11)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Back country (11)
      • Extreme conditions (10)
      • Cross country (7)
      • Deep powder (5)
      • Downhill (5)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Advanced (14), Professional (8), Expert (5), Intermediate (3)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (32)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Beware Using With Hero 3 Camera

      I use Hero 3 cameras as 'c' cameras when shooting weddings and purchased this battery to get more time margin when shooting longer wedding ceremonies while using the camera's wireless capabilities. While this...Read complete review

      I use Hero 3 cameras as 'c' cameras when shooting weddings and purchased this battery to get more time margin when shooting longer wedding ceremonies while using the camera's wireless capabilities. While this battery will work with the Hero 3 camera (bareback), the camera and battery bac pac combination will not fit into the "The Frame". "The Frame" is a very thin frame without a back sold by GoPro. I prefer using "The Frame" over the 197'/ 60m Waterproof Housing included with the camera for weddings to obtain a smaller footprint and capture as much audio (for video timeline synchronizing purposes) as possible. The B&H website was mute about this limitation when using this battery with the Hero 3. After receiving this battery (and finding out it didn't fit into "The Frame") I called GoPro about the issue and found out that only the newer GoPro Battery BacPac (B&H number GOABPAK) will fit into "The Frame". Therefore, I RMAed this battery and ordered the newer Battery BacPac instead. As usual, B&H was very accommodating with their RMA. I've received the newer Battery BacPac and indeed it does work with "The Frame" so problem solved. By the way, I really enjoy using the Hero 3 in "The Frame" for my purposes. It's a great combination.

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      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      GoPro Battery Pack

      Had to return for new one as camera would not turn off.

      Had to return for new one as camera would not turn off.

      Reviewed by 34 customers

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      5.0

      You have to have one of these

      By Matt

      from Portland, OR

      About Me Intermediate

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Set Up
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Having To Have This

      Best Uses

        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

        If you have a GoPro get one of these. The battery life on the GoPro is appalling. This at least gets it to a usable 3 hours.

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        • No

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        4.0

        Beware Using With Hero 3 Camera

        By SpearRanch Multimedia

        from TX

        About Me Professional

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

              I use Hero 3 cameras as 'c' cameras when shooting weddings and purchased this battery to get more time margin when shooting longer wedding ceremonies while using the camera's wireless capabilities. While this battery will work with the Hero 3 camera (bareback), the camera and battery bac pac combination will not fit into the "The Frame". "The Frame" is a very thin frame without a back sold by GoPro. I prefer using "The Frame" over the 197'/ 60m Waterproof Housing included with the camera for weddings to obtain a smaller footprint and capture as much audio (for video timeline synchronizing purposes) as possible. The B&H website was mute about this limitation when using this battery with the Hero 3. After receiving this battery (and finding out it didn't fit into "The Frame") I called GoPro about the issue and found out that only the newer GoPro Battery BacPac (B&H number GOABPAK) will fit into "The Frame". Therefore, I RMAed this battery and ordered the newer Battery BacPac instead. As usual, B&H was very accommodating with their RMA. I've received the newer Battery BacPac and indeed it does work with "The Frame" so problem solved. By the way, I really enjoy using the Hero 3 in "The Frame" for my purposes. It's a great combination.

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              • No

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              5.0

              Doubled my shooting time

              By Vuk

              from Mt Prospect, Illinois

              About Me Expert

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Set Up
              • Flexible
              • Lightweight
              • Rugged
              • Stable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Back Country
                • Cross Country
                • Deep Powder
                • Downhill
                • Extreme Conditions

                Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                Use the go pro for off roading. Doubled my shooting time with no substantial increase in size or weight.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Fast Service

                By Diver Dan

                from Fort Worth, TX

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                      Very quick shipping after being closed for the holiday. Everything came as promised.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Always good to have a backup.

                      By Scubanoob

                      from Arlington, WA

                      About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Lightweight
                      • Reliable

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Everyday use
                        • Traveling

                        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                        Hero 2 batteries have plenty of life, but its always smart to have a backup. Great that you can use this as a charger too.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Better than the newer style

                        By R Gopro

                        from Minnesota

                        About Me Advanced

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Removable Battery

                        Cons

                        • Not Black

                        Best Uses

                        • Extended Time

                        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                        The battery can be swapped where as the new style can not.

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                        • No

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                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Works with Hero 3 Black!

                        By dwultrabike

                        from Cuyahoga Falls, OH

                        About Me Expert

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Set Up
                        • Rugged

                        Cons

                        • Battery Too Big For Newer
                        • Hero 3 Bac Pac Extender

                        Best Uses

                        • Long Distance Cycling

                        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                        Forgot the waterproof back on my original hero while using in the ocean. That left several batteries to go to waste. With this BacPac I am able to use my existing batteries on my new Hero 3 Black Edition. It works! Haven't taken it out for a long ride yet but I have used it for some short clips. The only downside is that if I use this pac, I have to use the housing extender that came with it. It's too big for the newer battery pac housing extender. Likewise this housing extender is too big for the newer battery pac. The hero3 with the newer battery pac is too lose with this housing extender.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Good so far

                        By skibummark

                        from enola, pa

                        About Me Advanced

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Changes Quickly
                        • Easy to use

                        Cons

                        • None

                        Best Uses

                        • Recharging

                        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                        Use it mainly to charge the batteries. Easy to swap out the charged one for the drained one.

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        good so far

                        By skibummark

                        from pa

                        About Me Advanced

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Charges Quickly
                        • Easy to use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                            Use it as a charger. Not combined with the main unit. Charges quickly.

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                            • No

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                            5.0

                            Extends Film Time

                            By Joe

                            from Chicago

                            About Me Expert

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Set Up

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Outdoor Sports

                              Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                              extends battery life to film for a longer tim

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                              • No

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                              4.0

                              Multi-Use Accessory

                              By almphoto

                              from Knoxville, TN

                              About Me Professional

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Easy To Set Up
                              • Lightweight
                              • Multi-use

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Photography
                                • Time-lapse Photography
                                • Video

                                Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                Extended run time for video and time lapse
                                Extra battery charger

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                                • No

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                                4.0

                                necessary when travel for long period

                                By ilani

                                from Israel

                                Verified Buyer

                                Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                important accessory for go-pro

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                                5.0

                                Well Worth It!

                                By Billy

                                from NY

                                About Me Professional

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Easy To Set Up
                                • Flexible
                                • Lightweight
                                • Rugged
                                • Stable

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Back Country
                                  • Cross Country
                                  • Deep Powder
                                  • Downhill
                                  • Extreme Conditions

                                  Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                  When doing time-lapse, the GOPRO runs out of juice within 2 hours. The BacPac allows for an additional 2 hours without having to swap batteries.

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                                  • No

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                                  5.0

                                  multipurpose is key

                                  By Brick

                                  from New York, NY

                                  About Me Advanced

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Set Up

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                      not only does it prolongs the battery time by twice as much, it can be used as a stand alone charger as well. comes with an extra battery and a USB charger, perfect for those long time lapses or day long use.highly recommended.

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                                      • No

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                                      5.0

                                      Great for go pro and long shooting

                                      By Sunbay

                                      from Nyc

                                      About Me Advanced

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Easy To Set Up
                                      • Flexible
                                      • Lightweight
                                      • Rugged
                                      • Stable

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Extreme Conditions

                                        Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                        Good for long scuba diving and flying long hours

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                                        • No

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                                        5.0

                                        Must have for GoPro users

                                        By Jeff W.

                                        from Seattle, WA

                                        About Me Advanced

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Easy To Set Up
                                        • Flexible
                                        • Lightweight
                                        • Rugged
                                        • Stable

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Back Country

                                          Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                          This not only adds a significant amount of life to the GoPro but it is perfect as an external charger while i'm using my GoPro.

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                                          • No

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                                          5.0

                                          Great Addition to GoPro

                                          By ARTIFEX42

                                          from San Angelo, TX

                                          About Me Professional

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Easy To Set Up
                                          • Flexible
                                          • Lightweight
                                          • Rugged
                                          • Stable

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Back Country
                                            • Cross Country
                                            • Extended Shoots
                                            • Extreme Conditions

                                            Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                            I am rarely near a wall plug when I shoot and with the Battery BacPac I am able to connect the USB to my car charger in my truck or on my motorcycle. I really like the option of it being a portable charger for the extra battery or that it can just clip onto the bac to double the run time. I was going to just buy an extra battery and an additional charger but this was clearly the best option for me. This was really great for an extended time-lapse I did that covered several hours.

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                                            • No

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                                            4.0

                                            Doubles battery life

                                            By Will B

                                            from Sydney, Australia

                                            About Me Beginner

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Easy To Set Up
                                            • Lightweight

                                            Cons

                                            • Flimsy

                                            Best Uses

                                              Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                              Doubles battery life of the standard Go Pro camera starter kit. Invaluable if planning to shoot video over the course of a full day

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                                              • No

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                                              4.0

                                              Battery Bacpac

                                              By Budcat

                                              from Dubai

                                              About Me Advanced

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Easy To Set Up
                                              • Lightweight

                                              Cons

                                              • Not able add accessory

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Extreme Conditions

                                              Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                              Brilliant... it extends my battery life to around 4 hours!!! Just a pity that I won't be able to add the new wifi bacpac and the extra battery at the same time!

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                                              • No

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                                              5.0

                                              Great to get the extra power

                                              By DLD Design

                                              from San Jose CA

                                              About Me Professional

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Easy To Set Up
                                              • Lightweight

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Shooting Longer Videos

                                                Comments about GoPro Battery BacPac:

                                                If you like to use your GoPro and don't want to swap the battery as often this is a great product.

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