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Professional Light bridge lag

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by jaseman, Aug 22, 2015.

  1. jaseman

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    Today when I started flying I was getting a very big lag while using lightbridge. All my settings were Green but I kept getting a lag on screen. Any ideas?
     
  2. Oso

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    Perhaps a warm day and an overheating phone/tablet?
     
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    Could be almost anything. Did you reboot your display device?
     
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    Hi,

    Did you ever get this resolved? Yesterday was my first flights out of the box and I was experiencing the same. I would restart the app and seemed to help for awhile. Didn't know if it was the IPad, the app, or perhaps a bit of both? I did notice the I Pad Mini 3 getting extremely warm, albeit about 100 F in the N. Texas area this day. I checked the HD channels, channel 20 was selected in the Auto mode. Another note, my flights were in a suburban area with frequency traffic probably running wild as well as having a cell tower withing approx .5-.75 miles away, visible.
     
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    Your tablet is overheating...
     
  6. TCW

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    That Sux, what is the solution?
     
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    If you have a case on the tablet, take it off. Otherwise, stand in the shade :)

    There are a few DIY mods around if you search the forums.
     
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    Nope it's bare naked..Hmm, and I thought I did my research, having just bought the I Pad Mini 3 as my choice.
     
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    You weren't wrong. These things were never designed to decode 720p video at max brightness for 20 mins straight in 100 degree weather. It's a problem for anyone trying it.
     
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    Yeah, I guess that makes since. So if a choose a lesser video quality for lightbridge, is this also the video quality that will be captured on the sd card if I begin videoing? Sorry for the newbie question, still trying to iron out the settings.
     
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    Nope. Camera and video feed are independent.

    Sent from my SM-G920T using Tapatalk
     
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    Does that mean lightbridge is always 720P, or do I have the option to lessen the quality?
     
  13. bbfpv

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    If channel is on auto select, it adjust for you. If you do the channel hack you can pick your own. Search for the hack. Or strap a cold pack to the back of your device.

    Sent from my SM-G920T using Tapatalk
     
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    Thank You Sir, I will look into those options. I've already been considering going for the Channel Mod, maybe this will tip me that way..
     
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    same problem here...
    so if i buy the hdmi port and send the video to a blackpearl monitor the lag would be solved?

    thanks!
     
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    This works. Less lag, if the app stops working you still have full video, less stress on your mobile device if you put it in map mode.
     
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    thanks oso.