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dji - when do we P2 folks get a firmware update for our batteries?

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by yorlik, Dec 16, 2015.

  1. yorlik

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    dji, we know you look here sometimes..... P2 is no longer an ACTIVE product, but with a FW glitch of this magnitude, you NEED to send us a FW update to try to correct it.

    When will it arrive please?
     
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    They stopped the FW updates for the batteries a long time ago and there are no plans to bring it back so they say.
     
  3. MapMaker53

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    Historically, they have barely provided any consumer support for problems with ACTIVE products. IMO there is zero chance they will do anything for P2 owners.
     
  4. Mark The Droner

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    If we ensure our batteries are fully charged before flight, there is no glitch. And that's been DJI's recommendation from day 1. I don't really see a problem.
     
  5. yorlik

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    Boy I wish this were true, but it is not. I even posted fully charged battery charts exhibiting the glitch; so much for your wrong answer.
     
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    What is the glitch?? I'm unaware of it.
     
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    maybe the easiest answer is to go to P3 area today for discussion about the battery and FW update today.

    The smart batteries have been outsmarting themselves somewhat!
     
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    Funny how you can't top off a DJI battery after it's sat a couple of days yet my after market batteries will.
     
  10. yawnalot29

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    Try turning on the battery then charge. See if that works.
     
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    Look up the info at DJI wiki about force charging. Turn the battery on the plug it in. Starts charging unless it already 100%.
     
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