Go App Problems (Android)

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I am so frustrated right now....

I've been flying my P3 Pro for six months or so. I was using a Verizon Ellipsis Android tablet and it was working fine.

I updated the OS on the tablet in early December 15 and the GO APP was gone. I was unable to install from the Play Store ("Your device isn't compatible with this version" message) or manually ("App not installed" error) - I tried all the tips I could find. Nothing worked. DJI advised that I get a device that was on their "recommended" list.

Today, I walk in with a new Samsung Galaxy Tab S (which is on the "recommended" list. I start it, do the minimal setup and go straight to the Play Store for DJI GO. Guess what?? Yep - "Your device isn't compatible with this version".

I am so pissed.

Add to that, I can no longer find a manual download of the GO apk file on the DJI website (to try that workaround).

Yes, the new Tab S is Android 5.0.2. The GO app works on my Galaxy S5 phone which is Android 5.0 (but a tiny screen so unacceptable).

Does anyone have the secret to make this work??? I've searched and searched and would REALLY appreciate some useful tips.

Thanks so much!!
 

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You can download the DJI GO APK from here.
 
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I have a tab s...never any issues with go app except it crashed once looking at logs. Is your tablet rooted or something like that?
 
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YAY!! It is working!! Thank you msinger!

No, this Tab S was LITERALLY right out of the box - not rooted or any apps installed or anything.

I downloaded and installed the apk that was linked above (appears this is for the Inspire 1???). The app started after install. I exited and immediately went to the Play Store. I then received a message that an additional download was necessary for my device to be recognized ("kies" or something - I have not researched this yet). I accepted, the Play Store opened and showed the DJI GO app as being installed. I uninstalled (from the Play Store) and then installed (from the Play Store). It is now installed and working.

Thank you - thank you - thank you!!!
 
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