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Bluetooth connection slow

Discussion in 'DJI Ground Station' started by VoicOfReason, Oct 28, 2014.

  1. VoicOfReason

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    So, I just hooked up my ground station to Phantom 2 and iPad Retina Mini. I can connect via Bluetooth from ground portion to iPad but it takes about 3 minutes before it recognizes the bluetooth connection. Is this normal? Any suggestions? Is this because you can only connect to bluetooth once satellites are locked in? I was doing all of this indoors.
     
  2. VoicOfReason

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    Actually may take up to 5 minutes. Is this normal?
     
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    Mine is fairly instant using my iPad Air.
     
  4. VoicOfReason

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    I flashed the firmware several more times and then tried again and it's working perfectly now.
     
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    *thumbs up*
     
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    Re: Bluetooth connection

    Question. I have a Dell Laptop that has bluetooth in it , i wondering if it will connect to the ground station like the ipad .
     
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    Re: Bluetooth connection

    Just use the USB cable. It powers it and talks to it via the special USB cable it comes with. Not sure if the PC app utilizes bluetooth or not.