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Loss of live feed during flight

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by atj24, Dec 8, 2015.

  1. atj24

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    Hello!

    Was out flying this morning, and for the second time now, the video feed drops or goes really pixelated, and seems to take a while to reboot/catchup. The app never closes....

    I'm using a Phantom 3 Standard
    iPhone 6S - aeroplane mode enabled, (and disabled to see if that made a difference) all other apps closed & loads of memory.
    Pretty sure the latest firmware too...but not sure how to check.

    Any ideas would be great.

    Thanks so much

    Alex
     
  2. atj24

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    Also, the drone was anywhere between 20ft and 500ft away during the times of it happening. Only about 40 ft off the ground, if that, on a very clear beautiful day!
     
  3. msinger

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    Check that you didn't miss anything important here.
     
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    Thanks msinger. I had the video cache enabled.....do you think that would have caused it?
     
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    It's possible.
     
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    seemed to do the trick. got her over 2200ft away today, and no issues
     
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    Great news! I'm glad to hear you got it worked out :)
     
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