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Downsides of using a tablet or an unactivated phone for flying?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by SLAYYER, Jun 1, 2016.

  1. SLAYYER

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    What are the downsides of using a tablet or an unactivated phone for flying?
     
  2. msinger

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    For most people, it means they need to cache the maps before they head out to fly, tether to a mobile phone to cache the maps out in the field, or fly with no maps. For others, it means they cannot live stream their flights to YouTube/Facebook. It's not a showstopper. It really depends on your personal needs.
     
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    Never bothered me. At least you never get unwanted updates!
     
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  4. Meta4

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    No downside that I've noticed.