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  1. Hover_Florida

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    I was doing some shooting for a client today and my P4 started getting super aggressive like it was in sport mode. I had it set to P mode for sure. I had to turn off the phantom and turn it back on to get it to act normal again.

    This happen to anyone else?
     
  2. aaronrivera

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    Safe to fly gps? (Green)
     
  3. Hover_Florida

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    Yep! It happened again today. I just land it and restart the P4 and it works. Really tough to get the cinematic shots I'm aiming for when it starts flying so aggressively.
     
  4. With The Birds

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    How long have you been flying the P4? What do you mean super aggressive? Did you have GPS lock?
     
  5. jwt873

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    Were you flying with 'Obstacle Avoidance' set to off in P mode? This makes the craft fly noticeable faster.

    With avoidance turned on, the speeds drop quite a bit and the drone gets more 'docile'.
     
  6. Hover_Florida

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    I picked it up in April. This was the first time I've seen it act like this. I have 20+ hours flight time with it so I'm familiar with how it should function. Just hasn't done this before.
     
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