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Flying P3 with two devices on USB port?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Amir Hayumi, Jun 13, 2016.

  1. Amir Hayumi

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    hi all,
    I am currently using a VRBOX and cloud lite app for flying and enjoying this very much.
    I had 2 times that the cloud lite app crushed and it was frustrating getting the phone out of the tray and get back to the DJI go app.

    Therefore I think that I must use an another tablet for "just in case".

    Is there a way to use a USB hub and run two devices (iPhone and another tablet) running parallel?
    Is anyone tried that before?

    Thanks all in advance...

    Best Regards
    Amir
     
  2. alokbhargava

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    RC doesn't support multiple USB devices on a single port so it won't work to connect two devices. You can use HDMI board or a tablet with HDMI port to connect second monitor.
     
  3. RedHotPoker

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    Get a better dependable device if possible, that is glitch free. ;-)

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  4. Amir Hayumi

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    Thanks both for quick reply.
    So I guess that going to HDMI module and fat shark set is the best option.

    By the way I am using iPhone 6s Plus and it is glitch free .


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  5. RedHotPoker

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    Yes, only draw back with it, is a smaller screen, which might not show you all the variables as seen on a larger screened device.

    Is the battery life in the iPhone reasonable when flying. I know from experience the iPad Air2 Celluar battery life is incrediblly long lasting.
    And it works seemlessly with the power hungry Go App.

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  6. Amir Hayumi

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    It depends on how you treat the battery,
    During morning of flying 3 batteries my iPhone spend about 50% of its capacity.
    I think it's reasonable for 3000 mili amp battery.



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  7. RedHotPoker

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    Yes, that's a reasonable expectation. I have not had to pay any attention to my iPad battery, as long as I charge it fully before I am going to be flying.

    RedHotPoker