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IPad mini 3 in direct sun. Can barely see the screen

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by mike22222, May 22, 2015.

  1. mike22222

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    Do certain sunglasses work to reduce glare . I am using an iPad mini 3 and in direct sunlight I cant see a thing. I have a sunshade, but if sunglasses work I would rather go that route.
     
  2. bbfpv

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    polarized glasses help, but unfortunately there's always going to be glare unless you use FPV goggles.
     
  3. packerman8

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    What sunshade did you get? I just bought one and was hoping it would work.
     
  4. dmcgrew

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    I have a sunshade for my iPad Air 2 and still have trouble seeing the screen in bright sunlight. I even put a anti-glare screen protector on it and it didn't make much difference.. just made the glare blurry.
     
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    I had same problem - and my polarized sunglasses actually made it more difficult to see the screen! I went low-tech in the end...looked online at some of the designs available for sale...then made one out of a cardboard box, some Draylon covering and some velcro. Works like a dream!
     
  7. 2nd2non

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    How do you like your sun shield? Is it too larger? Noticed this is longer than most on eBay.
     
  8. danjordrone

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    I have the wife well trained she holds my big black umbrella over to block the sun when needed