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Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by wat17, May 27, 2015.

  1. wat17

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  2. fastsmiles

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    Glad to see the batteries available, wish they could come down on price.
     
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    Big question is when will they all ship?
     
  4. Mal_PV2_Ireland

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    €380 for a bag is just nuts! Don't get me started on the price of the controller but at least the €60 for the fast charger and €6 for props (hopefully for a set of 2) ain't bad
     
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    Even a standard 4's battery is expensive. Being as how DJI battery's are "smart" batteries the price can be justified. If it were cheap many others would make it also
     
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    That bag is just outrageous! there is no way I would pay that, must be the expensive DJI logo.
     
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    I don't consider them smart. All 4 of my P2V batteries bloated up and resulted in my drone hitting a tree and getting stuck about 15-20 meters up in the air (auto-land without visibility and no RTH due to battery fault) and another time keeling over due to rapid landing as the battery problem was causing automated descent (that cannot be overridden except with high left stick input).
    I only hope they have improved with the P3. The auto-discharge feature may be a big improvement to prevent the bloating. Fingers crossed.
     
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    Exactly. I'm not worried about the prices because I can't get them regardless. You might as well say the extra battery is$1,000 because at this point it doesn't matter
     
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    Would you pay me $1000 for each of mine? They should be here on Friday. I could throw in free shipping!
     
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    The backpack is overpriced for a backpack BUT it is Manfrotto and almost all Manfrotto gear holds a very high price tag. With it comes quality and lifetime warranties...but you will pay about half that much for a Pelican case with wheels that will fit the Phantom 3 and they are usually known as expensive. You can find some low quality (but effective) backpacks on eBay for $50-60US coming from China as well.

    Manfrotto Backpack: $329US from DJI
    Pelican 1560 w/ Foam: $165US from BHPhotoVideo
    Pelican 1560 w/ Dividers: $210US from BHPhotoVideo
    Pelican 1560 w/ Custom Foam: $358US from MyCaseBuilder
    GoProfressional Backpack: $239US from GoProfessionalCases
     
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    I agree! Come on, $329.00 for a backpack?
     
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    Are P3 propellers the same as those used on the Phantom 2 v2?
     
  14. SteveAikens

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    There's a sucker born every minute. Trust me on this one - they'll find buyers.

    I'm particularly drawn to the "dump it all in here" concept - you know, the same concept as a cloth shopping bag.

    They discontinued the hard shell [from the site] that was supposed to compartmentalize the components from each other safely, and adopted the shopping bag concept - at twice the price. Incredible!
     
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    $20 shipping for P3 propellers (I assume two) worth $6? Ouch.
     
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    I just got the backpack from DJI today. It's super nice. I think it might be even nicer than my small Tumi backpack that is quite a bit smaller and cost me $300. I think you get what you pay for. I've tried the hardshell cases GoProfessional with my Vision but I always felt I looked like the unibomber walking around with that big black case..HaHa

    People can buy a cheaper backpack but there is always some type of compromise. Not with this one as it has DJI's stamp of approval. Pay for the better backpack and live a little.
     
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    I ordered 2 sets of props yesterday and that's what my shipping charge was. It must be the minimum.
     
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    There's no getting around it: DJIs prices are ridiculous. If I need a new transmitter, I'll just buy a new P3A for a little more and then have a spare older copter. Outrageous.