Welcome to PhantomPilots.com

Sign up for a weekly email of the latest drone news & information

How can I tell if I received an old version?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Bajafj, Jul 17, 2016.

  1. Bajafj

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2016
    Messages:
    18
    Likes Received:
    5
    I bought a P3 Pro from Amazon or someone else and fulfilled by Amazon. Regardless the box I received states a range of 1.25 miles not the 3.1 I see everywhere.
    I've seen threads on model versions but not clear what order they are in.
    What I received is:
    W323A
    GL300B
     
  2. Doink

    Joined:
    May 1, 2016
    Messages:
    279
    Likes Received:
    79
    Location:
    Derbyshire, UK
    Bought mine January this year and it's a W322A and a 300B, don't know if that shows you anything though
     
  3. Reed L

    Joined:
    Sep 13, 2015
    Messages:
    1,291
    Likes Received:
    411
    Location:
    Alta, Ca.
    You have the newer version. The old was simply a W323, and the 300B is a great controller. It's the same as I have :)
     
  4. maxwell smart

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2015
    Messages:
    865
    Likes Received:
    325
    Location:
    Texas
    I prefer the older model.
    Do you know what firmware is on it.??
     
  5. Doink

    Joined:
    May 1, 2016
    Messages:
    279
    Likes Received:
    79
    Location:
    Derbyshire, UK
    Apologies I missed the PRO part in your post, mines the advanced thus being a 322 although it's the A like yours which signifies the later model
     
  6. BrandAL

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2016
    Messages:
    105
    Likes Received:
    21
    I believe you can tell by looking at the difference on the motors. The old one has a more bulky motor profile and the new looks slicker.


    Sent from my iPhone using PhantomPilots mobile app
     
  7. MasterBlaster

    Joined:
    Feb 29, 2016
    Messages:
    636
    Likes Received:
    205
    Location:
    GA
  8. Wibble

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2015
    Messages:
    1,355
    Likes Received:
    492
    Location:
    Brecon Beacons Wales UK
    The 300B is the best - many people say the 300C has less range.
    Newest isn't always best with Phantoms!!!
     
  9. heykool69

    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2016
    Messages:
    50
    Likes Received:
    9
    I just got my P3A last week from Amazon from Ace Drone. I don't know why they marked the UPC labels with a permanent marker for? Hope it's not from a returned. But i received W322B with GL300C. Don't know if i should worry about the range as some said about the receiver range since i don't think i'll EVER fly further than my eyes can see (a football field length).
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - tell received old Forum Date
Drones called “Low Orbiting Incident Satellites,” or L.O.I.S. News Wednesday at 10:59 AM
Where have all the intelligent modes gone? Phantom 4 Pro Discussion May 18, 2017
Intelligent Mode and Sensor issues - any suggestions? Phantom 4 Pro Help May 17, 2017
Not DJI Intelligent Battery Phantom 2 Help May 17, 2017
Less than stellar experience with DJI Repair Phantom 4 Discussion May 13, 2017