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Mgozer
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I just got a used Osmo Action and I have a question.
Since I want to use it in place of my (still excellent) Yi 4k in my car when in track, I wonder  if I can set off the auto power-off timer, as the Yi can.
Why I would need the camera not to shut down itself? Just not to loose the custom spot metering that, when in car, it is very important.

Is there any other way to achieve this, apart from setting the screen sleep to never? (poor solution, since it drains the battery)
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2020-11-28
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Fishycomics
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plug to a power source. othewise the Yi wins on that.
2020-11-28
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Mgozer
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No solutions then... I need the power source for the gps.
Another question: which is the best firmware for this action cam? currently mine has the latest.
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2020-11-29
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Fishycomics
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OA has no GPS
2020-11-30
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Mgozer
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I know.
I was just saying that I cannot use the power source to keep the OA on, because I need the only power source for the GPS (another device).
Any tips for the best firmware?
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2020-11-30
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