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New P3A.. Need Help with Firmware

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by band318, Mar 24, 2016.

  1. band318

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    My P3 Advanced just got delivered by Amazon (in Germany)..

    Which firmware would you recommend or stability for a first time drone pilot?

    Based on reading of different threads in the forum, I was planning to start with Version.1.4. but DJI site does not have the firmware for that version for download.

    Could someone do a favor by providing a link to download Firmware version1.4

    thanks in advance..
     
  2. Erroll

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    I wonder what it would do to your warranty if you crashed while flying old firmware?

    Do you have a really good reason for not installing the latest of everything, staying in beginner mode for a while, and taking baby steps in a large open space?
     
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    update everything, you likely will not be able to downflash the firmware more than 1 version. There is no reason not to update RC and UAS to latest version (unless you plan on using knock off batteries and voiding you warranty right away, in which case flash 1.6 and latest RC update).
     
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    Snap!
     
  5. band318

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    Thank you very much
    Erroll
    & Imabiggles...

    Very sane advice.. Really appreciate the quick advice a lot..

    Should I go ahead till 1.6 and hold out till any bugs with 1.7 are resolved?

    Is v.1.6 fairly stable? I dont mind the reduced performance due to the restrictions on v.1.6 if it is stable..

    Once again, thanks a lot for the prompt response..
     
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    I use 1.4 its its spot on.
    I see no reason at this time to go up from that.

    What version is on the drone at present ?

    As mentioned above you can only downgrade 1 version.

    When I bought my 2nd P3 it came with 1.3 which I took upto 1.4 to add the cool stuff.

    I can email you 1.4 if you want.
     
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    Since the drone ships with x version why would it void warranty ?

    That is not correct. Amazon give 30 day return period anyhow.
     
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    It is on 1.3. .. and, yes Please do email me 1.4..

    Thanks a lot..
     
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