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I lose video feed after 20 feet

Discussion in 'Zenmuse H3-3D/H4-3D GoPro Gimbal' started by azgoomba, Nov 7, 2015.

  1. azgoomba

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    When my phantom 2 flys more than 20 feet from me it loses video signal from the GoPro 3 to my iPad. How do I fix this?
     
  2. jason

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    The Phantom 2 non vision was not design to work with wifi as both the P2 and wifi use the same frequency which is 2.4GHz. Phantom 2 vision + works on a frequency of 5.8GHz but was not designed for the GoPro camera nor the zenmuse gimbal although it can be converted to do so and use the GoPro's wifi.
     
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  3. Mako79

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    Theres no fix. You'll increase the chance of a flyaway if you continue to enable the wifi on the gopro.
    GoPro wifi is crap - realistic range is 20ft. It was designed to frame shots and adjust settings and never intended for FPV on a multirotor.
     
  4. kenjancef

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    Very correct. :)

    I use the GoPro WiFi when I get to a location, only to set up the video mode I want, then I promptly turn the WiFi off, and throw my cell phone in my car.