By default, the Wi-Fi broadcast band from GoPro Hero 6 is 5.0 GHz which is not supported by R1+ by the nature of its hardware. However, user can change the Wi-Fi settings to 2.4 GHz:
- Turn on GoPro Hero 6, swipe down and go to: Connections.
- Scroll down the menu and make sure the Wi-Fi band is set to 2.4GHz
- Go to: Connect New Device > GoPro App
- Turn on the R1+ and connect the unit with the GoPro camera with the password provided on the GoPro screen.