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  1. HTX

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    So like the title says I'm new to drones, I ordered the Phantom 4 about 2 weeks ago and got it a couple of days ago. So far I love it and having fun flying it around the neighborhood. I'm using an iPad Mini 4 Wifi model only and I read somewhere else that some features might not work as they need gps. I'm just a noob here so my question is, what are the features that I won't be able to use with the iPad mini 4 wifi model?


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    You cannot use the Follow Me feature or manually reset the home point to your remote controller's current location after takeoff. Other than that, everything else will work.
     
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    Gotcha! Thanks for the info


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    It will work if you tether your iPad Mini to your phone. I do it and works just fine everywhere I go.
     
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    That will not allow you to use the above features. You could tether to download maps though.
     
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    I tether my iPad Mini 4 to my iPhone 6s and it refreshes GPS as well as download the map data.
     
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    You can buy an external gps that will allow you to do the missing features as well, can't believe msinger didn't tell you that. He's a wealth of info, seriously, if you have a question or want good deals on equipment, go to him first


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  8. Ramphex

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    Am I missing something? Lol. Have never had an issue with my iPad Mini 4 while tethered to my iPhone
     
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    I've heard that tethering does not allow some of the features to work, does yours still allow follow me and other features while tethered?


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  10. msinger

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    Are you confirming you can use the Follow Me feature and reset the home point to your remote controller's current location?