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Nexus 7 32gb. Vs. iPad 3

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Jeffreyjjc, Feb 6, 2016.

  1. Jeffreyjjc

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    Amazon accidentally sent me a Nexus 7, 32 gb today, I've been using my iPad 3 with my Phantom 3. The iPad is a bit glitchy but has worked fine so far. Any opinions on using the Nexus vs. iPad?



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  2. Danderse

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    Litchi on the nexus 7...you won't be disappointed.
     
  3. Meta4

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    I haven't used an Apple device so I have no comparison. but the Nexus 7 (2013) is a very good flying tablet.
     
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    I use a Nexus 7 (v2) 32 gig & it works great. Strange thing is I bought it a couple of years ago, the white one no less, as an update to my original N7. It had been sitting new in the box until I purchased the P3. Really worked out well, especially being the white model.

     
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    100% nexus all the way :)
     
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  6. Jeffreyjjc

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    Thanks for all the help, it worked great!


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  7. Egonvdv

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    i have a windows tablet on which i can get DJI GO to work (with blustacks) but it doesn't get the RC signal.

    So I'm thinking of buying a used nexus as well, especially as it's much cheaper than an ipad (especially since i won't be using for anyhing else).

    Will the DJI GO have the same functionalities on the nexus as on an apple device?
     
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    Nexus all day baby at a fraction of the cost!!
     
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    That's great to know as a cheaper alternative to Apple. While I like apple, for a drone application, what ever works best for the price is what I want for outdoor use. less money is always better. And that leaves more money for the drone upgrades or replacement parts. Tks

    And just to confirm, it has a gps also?

    Does it have to be a 32 or will a 16 work also?
     
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    I have 16gb. there are 9gb free. It has android 6.11. and a few other apps.
    Got it 2 weeks ago on ebay from texas. $127usd plus shipping.
    Just make sure you get Nexus 7 2013. Sometimes called 2nd gen.

    It has both gps systems. I had 16 sats yesterday. Also has wifi.
     
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    For the price, the Nexus 7 2013 (16gb) is hard to beat. Got mine for about $100 from a groupon deal a little more then a month ago. Runs the DJI app perfectly and comes with gps built in.
     
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    I can get the nexus 7 2013 16gb version or the nvidia k1 ....money being no consideration.. Which would be better for a dedicated tablet.Any opinions?