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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by itsharv, Oct 22, 2015.

  1. itsharv

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    Hi searched the fourm but couldn't find much up to date info. Was wondering what the better android tablets are to run with the phantom 3. I know apple products are supposed to be the best but my Droid turbo seems to run very well and I like android alot better but also feel free to try and talk me into an iPad if it is that much better thanks
     
  2. msinger

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    DJI employees are always recommending the iPad Mini and iPad Air. There are really many tablets that work well though. See this list for all commonly used tablets.
     
  3. mikroman6

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    Hi itsharv ,

    I can only say what I use and am happy with now ( after sorted one issue ),I have cheap Cavion 7 android tablet, it's not the best but used with Sunshade Hood Cover will give you nice image, even when sunny day , no lag problem .
     
  4. coastaltom

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    My Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android) works really well with my P3P
     
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    +1 nVidia Shield
     
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    Just got a Nexus 9. Good so far. Had to go into the developer functions and debug the USB to get the video to work.
     
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    Samsung Tab S 8.4 LTE
     
  8. louforgiveno

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    +1
     
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    Samsung Tab S 10.5
     
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    Does this realy work?
     
  11. louforgiveno

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    Extremely well, very bright screen, smooth fpv.
     
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    I ear Nvidia is the Beast......and best to go...
     
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    Bang for the buck...Nexus 7..2013 model... cheap used...real bright....light and thin. You just have to start from a clean install - then disable or delete everything you are not going to use. Then install App Zapper...and zap any processes you see prior to flight (and then you can delete/disable those you see popping up in the Zapper. Batt life is about an hour at full brightness. there are threads on prepping it for best frame-rate. (oh, and it's brighter then the NVIDIA)
     
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    Tab S - borrowed my brother's and it is awesome!
     
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    My P3P and nvidia shield running Litchi all work very well together.
     
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    I wanted to use my 10.5 ... but I needed to buy an extension and I thought it would be really top heavy with the tab on?
     
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    I just love my Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 for this... And the S2 is out now, might be even better.
     
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    Not a problem. Just get a Heavy plastic coated clothes hanger and make your own extension (I can post pictures) I also recommend getting the metal Inspire 1 tablet holder, although it is not necessary. The 10.5 is not heavy.

    This tablet has a excellent display and my 50 year old *** don't have to wear my reading glasses.
     
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    Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 - 8 inch. Powerful, very nice screen, visible in sunlight - but use a hood.

    Samsung Tab S2 has bloatware that is easily removed. I have only installed the DJI Go plus Litchi apps - so dedicated to the P3P. Works well connected to my cell's 'hotspot' so can use live maps etc. Has GPS.

    No crashes so far with DJI Go or Litchi and over a dozen flights. Much better than the Samsung Galaxy S6 cell phone that I had been using (to much bloatware).

    I also disabled the following, but if any android expert has any more items, please add to the list.

    ANT radio service
    ANT+Plugins Service
    Briefing
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    com.samsung.android.sdk.spenv10
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    Drive
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    Youtube