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Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by TCW, Aug 14, 2015.

  1. TCW

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    Ok, So in an earlier previous post, I explained I had a brand spanking new P3P, not even powered up once yet as I was waiting on the I Pad device I chose to buy (after much research on this forum) since my android device wasn't on the recommended devices listing from DJI. I ordered an I Pad Mini 3 WI-FI + 4G, as I wanted the GPS function on the device. What I received was the model as WI-FI only, and as it turns out the item was misrepresented on the website ad. I actually paid (price) for what's received, so no issue there. Question is this: should I settle for the WI-FI only, or is there that much greater benefit yet in having GPS capability on the device. I hate the return / replacement , wait longer again to get up and flying. Thanks for any thoughts..Tim
     
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    if you care about setting dynamic home points (based on your device location) then it matters. If you care about follow me, then it matters. Otherwise, it doesn't matter.
     
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    Also....(don`t know on Iworld) can use the phone as "Hot Spot" to get wi-fi to him....;):)
     
  4. TCW

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    I'm not an "Apple" guy, so I haven't an I phone to tether. But I understand they're supposedly some great new features about to come out (rumored newer FW around the corner) that makes me believe I should hold out for the GPS enabled device.
     
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    See my previous post. If you don't care about either of those things, then GPS on your device is irrelevant.
     
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    bbfpv

    I think I would care about having those abilities..so I think I'm going for the GPS device
     
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    Probably not a bad idea. Cheers