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Battery update questions

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by ukglyn, Jan 23, 2016.

  1. ukglyn

    Feb 27, 2015
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    Staffordshire U.K
    Hi all

    I am just about to get my 3rd battery for my P3A, I will get from my local dealer to save on postage costs, but will need to update the battery FW to 1.6.

    When I did this with my 2nd battery I downloaded the FW to the sd card & updated the battery. I then did the whole cold IMU calibration & gimbal calibration thing. Now my question is was this all needed, as I was only updating the battery FW not the birds?

    I don't really want to go to the hassle of recalibrating the P3 if its not needed as only the battery has been altered, what do you think?
  2. Grae

    Jan 3, 2016
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    No - you can pop the battery in and update the FW as you did with the other batteries. Check your app if a calibration is needed for the IMU and gimbal, but this is not related to the battery situation.