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How to turn off the sonar?

Discussion in 'Phantom 4 Help' started by Phantomix, May 27, 2016.

  1. Phantomix

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    How do i turn off the sonar? i am going to record some videos on a beach with medium-sized waves, so it will probably cause some altitude problems if it is enabled and a wave goes under it.
    TIA!
     
  2. msinger

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    It's not possible. You can fly in ATTI mode to prevent the Phantom from using the VPS data to correct its altitude or maybe try putting a piece of tape over the sensors. I haven't tried the latter, but a few people here said it did the trick.
     
  3. Brian Hockenstein

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    It is totally possible. Can't remember where it is exactly but it's in the settings in the app somewhere. I just had to turn mine off last week for a shoot
     
  4. sar104

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    Are you flying a P4?
     
  5. msinger

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    Nope... a P3P ;)
     
  6. sar104

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    I wonder why they made that change.
     
  7. msinger

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    No idea. Here's to hoping it returns soon.
     
  8. Ibmftw

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    They should of called g mode ip mode, for idiot proof. I guess DJI thought the P4 was gonna be a noob magnet so they added some unimportant features for seasoned pilots and took away any features that could mess with anything. PS I do like the P4 it's just I'm crazy.
     
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