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Gps Satellite Fluctuations

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Vision + Discussion' started by paulsheaves, Nov 15, 2014.

  1. paulsheaves

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    Hi guys,

    I am an inexperienced flyer with the pv2+ (probably 50-75 flights), but I have had countless problems and the service/support from DJI is nothing short of shambolic...

    My latest problem is that my phantom fluctuates very quickly in finding satellites for the GPS - I can be in the middle of the desert (as open space as you can get) and I will have 9 satellites... 10 seconds later and in the same hovering position, I will have 3 satellites, gps is gone and the phantom drifts away unless I fight it.

    This process is repeated for entire flight.

    Does anyone know what the problem is?

    Many thanks,

    Paul
     
  2. Meta4

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    Sounds like the very well known flaw in the Phantom and easily fixed for most people with the foil mod.
    viewtopic.php?f=27&t=19099