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Would you get an updated camera for you P3

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by SimonH78, Jul 26, 2016.

  1. SimonH78

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  2. WetDog

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    Not to worry. That's not going to be an option for P3's. If you see it anywhere other than Inspires it will be on the P5.
     
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    i would buy one
     
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    Oh, lots of people would buy them but DJI doesn't want to sell an upgrade for an old platform. They want you to buy a *new* platform. The camera is precisely the reason that a lot of P3 owners did not upgrade to the P4. Sure it has a couple of nice features, but no 'killer app'. An optical zoom would be a killer app.

    I still think they will leave them on the high end machines like the mythical Inspire 2.
     
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    Imagine how the neighbors would react.
     
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    Yeah, having a zoom lens on a consumer drone could well be a marketing nightmare. Which may be why we haven't seen this. Also, it would be considerably harder to fly / easy to crash. DJI has to walk a pretty fine line with consumer class drones. You never know who has a spare $1000.
     
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