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Apps for the iPad Mini?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by allentc2, Apr 23, 2015.

  1. allentc2

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    My tablet arrives today. I ASSUME I can go ahead and download the DJI pilot app (even if I can't do anything with it till the P3A arrives).....are there any other apps I should be looking for?
     
  2. msinger

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    Yep -- it's okay to install it and look around. There are no other apps for the Phantom 3 right now.
     
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    Most definitely, poke around and get a good feel for it. You'll be able to get into everything without a unit hooked up.
     
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    Just realized it requires iPad Mini 2 or newer. Going to need a new iPad..
     
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    ipad mini 2 or newer????!!! really?
     
  6. allentc2

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    I'm going to cop out and go with that Nvidia Shield, as it has GPS. Thanks for the input though.
     
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    Cop out? I'll take an SD card slot and HDMI out natively any day of the week... And plan to once my bird ships.
     
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    A lot of the app's functions can't be accessed until it is connected.
     
  9. allentc2

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    I was talking to one of the guys at UAV-Outlet yesterday and he said the Shield wasn't on the supported list (though it uses the proper Android OS). Is there anything I should be particularly aware of when using the Shield?
     
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    No, tons of Inspire pilots are using it, so it definitely works.
     
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    The only thing keeping me from getting the Shield over the Ipad Mini 2 is the lack of the flight simulator in the android version of the DJI app. Not sure how big a deal this is but as a fairly new pilot, I need all the help I can get.
     
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    ok so I just bought the ipad air 2 cellular and am going to use it exclusively for my phantom 3 advanced.. besides the DJI GO app which other apps are recommended. I really do not need a bunch of stuff I will not use as Ihave an i phone that will do all the other stuff i need. any suggestions?
     
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