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Trade-In Eligible GoPro or Digital Camera & Get GoPro Hero8 Black

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GoPro is offering a $100 Credit Towards Pre-Order of a GoPro Hero8 Black when you Trade-in an Eligible GoPro or Digital Camera. Shipping is free. Thanks raacerx

Note: Refer to the forum thread for additional deal ideas and discussion.

How it works:
  1. Click here and select the GoPro option:
    • Hero8 Black $299.99
  2. Proceed through checkout and complete your order
    • Upon completion of checkout, your payment method will be authorized and a prepaid shipping label will be sent to the email address provided
  3. Send your eligible GoPro or Digital Camera to GoPro
    • Your Eligible Used Device must be received by GoPro within 45 days of completing the checkout process
    • Eligible Devices include any GoPro or digital camera with an original retail value of at least $99.99 USD
  4. After receiving and verifying your Trade-In is determined to be qualified, you will be charged for the GoPro you selected
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For the GoPro TradeUp Program full Terms and Conditions click here and for the FAQ click here. -Corwin

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I know GoPro is always offering trade in deals, but I could not find a post on here about their current "$100 off a Hero 8 Black with the trade in of any old GoPro", or any digital camera period (so long as was originally worth over $100). This puts the price at $299 before tax, with free 2 day shipping. Says they will ship prior to the October 15th release.

https://gopro.com/en/us/shop/tradeup

For questions about what you can trade in:
https://gopro.com/help/articles/B...-Questions

This can be combined with the current Amex offer to get 6000 points or $60 back for spending $300, which effectively gets the price down to around $240 before tax, ymmv. Shipping is free. Do note that if you're not paying tax, you will need to add a filler item to hit the $300 mark, such as a filter for diving or a lanyard, etc.

They are also offering $50 off the Hero 7 Silver or Hero 7 Black, but keep in mind the Silver does not have a replaceable battery and the underwater case only goes to 40M (recreational diving limit).

I'm not recommending you upgrade or whether it is worth it; I wanted to upgrade an old Hero 4 Silver so I could use my Hero 7 Black batteries. The Hero 8 Black batteries are backwards compatible with the Hero 7 Black batteries, although they claim if you use the 7 Black batteries in the 8, you will be locked out of the highest bit rate options.
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Last Edited by shkang81 November 20, 2019 at 12:51 PM
Get $100 off a GoPro Max

While this thread is about getting $100 off the GoPro8 with the trade-in offer or 25% coupon, the offer is only good for a GoPro8.

However if you want $100 off a GoPro Max, and you have access to a .edu email, you can get a 20% off coupon from UniDays. Multiple unique codes can be generated with UniDays.

GoPro Max $499 - $100 (20% coupon) = $399 - $60 (Amex Offer) = $339 +tax.

Don't forget to use your favorite CB site for another 5-7% off.

https://gopro.com/en/us/order-status

Have an Amex card but don't see the offer?
If you have an Amex card but don't see the Amex offer in your list of available deals, you maybe able to manually add it via this link:
https://www.americanexpress.com/u...ffer=59959


Hello fellow SDers,
If you can get the 25% code via chat, please help to provide the CSR name.
No Go CSR:
- Karen (typical)
- Catherine
- Jaydi Alberts
- Pocholo
- Elleine Angelie
- Justin Dwight
- Juna
- Francis
- Seline Crizzel
- Christian John
- Dan Alfred
- Ma Danessa
- Shoann Albert
- Joy
- Sir William (asked for trade-in SN)
- Geraldine
- Jerick
- Carolina
- Vladmir
- Michael Joshua
- Joven
- Kimberly
- Charlene
- Cherrylyn
- Emmanuel
- Edna
- Jhonell
- Katrina Laurie

Approve CSR:
- Michael Jordan
- Amanda Hugnkiss
- Clandistine
- Francis (note this name appears on the no go list before i tried) ...x2, worked for me, too
- Jessica
- Karl (asked for a serial # of my old gopro)
- Rolly
- Julie Anne
- Jaydi Albert
- Cristina
- Gerone Mae
- Ethel Mae
- Laarnie
- Francis Aries
- Vanessa

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Check your Amex for extra $60 off offer... great deal!
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all trade-in questions are answered here: https://gopro.com/help/articles/B...-Questions
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Why, do you know for a fact that tax does not count? I would think all Amex would care about is that they see a $300 or greater charge. I wouldn't think they'd even know how the amount was calculated.
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I think I read the 8 black did not have a replaceable lens...big miss.
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Anybody know if this would work towards the Hero Max camera or I'd there are any good deals for that one?
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Basically the same deal as when Hero7 released. If continuing with the same pattern, some sweeter ones will come. HODL!
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Check your Amex for extra $60 off offer... great deal!
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Not sure if it's worth the upgrade from the 7. But I do have the AMEX offer...
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quick question on the trade-in pos camera, do they really enforce the $100 msrp rule?
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Wow, sucks if you pre-ordered on day 1
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Check out price is only $299. How does it qualify for the $60 off $300 Amex offer? (Does tax count?)
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I take it that you need to add a cheap filler item worth 1 cent or more to qualify for the AMEX offer?
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So, I have a few 10 year old sony and canon pocket cams that were way over $100. I don't have batteries any longer though.

Did anyone take advantage of the old H7 deal with potentially non-functional devices? I say potentially since I can't prove it works as it would cost me $10-20 for a battery.
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I think I read the 8 black did not have a replaceable lens...big miss.
What are you doing that a replacement is needed? Adding a wider lens as part of some of those mods?

I have a H3, H4, and H5 that have been pretty heavily abused (dropped, hit into rocks under water, etc) and while some of them have minor scratches they are not visible in the videos.
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Check out price is only $299. How does it qualify for the $60 off $300 Amex offer? (Does tax count?)
Sorry, I forgot to include that you will need to add a filler item like an extra battery, filter, lanyard, or something else!

I will edit the post.

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What are you doing that a replacement is needed? Adding a wider lens as part of some of those mods?
You can buy replacement lenses pretty cheaply so if they get damaged, it's not really a big deal. Having it integrated means sending it in, GoPro is definitely trying to get you to sign up for their subscription care.
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