GORE® Vents for Digital Cameras

Camera vents from Gore reliably protect against immersion and the elements, including dust, rain and splashes.

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Gore has an unsurpassed track record in delivering global venting solutions. As the worldwide leader in venting technology, we've engineered unique venting materials and structures for everything from medical and industrial applications to GORE-TEX® fabrics for consumer outerwear.

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The proliferation of digital image-sharing platforms means consumers are taking their digital cameras more places, more often. To protect digital cameras more reliably, virtually every leading manufacturer worldwide relies on the proven performance of Gore vents.

Gore vents equalize pressure differentials more rapidly, even in the face of extreme shifts in altitude or temperature, so stress on housing seals is reduced. And Gore immersion vents offer exceptionally reliable protection for ruggedized and underwater cameras. For digital cameras that perform more reliably for longer, with fewer warranty claims, rely on the technology leadership and custom-consulting expertise of Gore.

Protect Cameras Reliably, Even Under Water, with Vents from Gore
Protect Cameras Reliably, Even Under Water, with Vents from Gore

Acoustic Vents

Acoustically-transparent performance from IP54 (dust and splash-level) to IP68 (immersion-level) protection.

  • Speakers
  • Microphones

Pressure Vents

Rapidly equalize pressure to protect housing seals from premature failure.


Recent News


New GORE® Acoustic Vent: An Advancement in Acoustic Performance

Posted February 14, 2017

The new GORE Acoustic Vent ensures exceptional levels of acoustic performance and consistency. Furthermore it is optimized for use in any devices that require IPX8-level protection, contamination-resistance and provided in black color for darker colored devices.


New GORE® Pressure Vent PE12: Faster Pressure Equalization at IPX8

Posted July 12, 2016

Gore’s new PE12 Series takes pressure-venting reaction time and device protection to a whole new level. It delivers oleophobic IPX8 protection with our highest-ever airflow, to equalize pressures faster and react faster to minimize acoustic distortion caused by transducer bias.

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New GORE® Acoustic Vent GAW333: Brilliant Audio. Exceptional Water Protection. Incredibly Small Size.

Posted January 26, 2016

W. L. Gore & Associates announces the launch of the GORE® Acoustic Vent GAW333 – a small, smart way to improve handset acoustics while maintaining IPX8 immersion protection and IP6X particle protection.


New GORE® Acoustic Vent GAW333: Incredibly Small. Improved Performance.

Posted January 26, 2016

With improved acoustic quality, IPX8 immersion and IP6X particle protection, this incredibly small vent (only 1.5 mm ID) offers more flexibility in designing higher-performance handsets.

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